Visit California has celebrated the reopening of Highway 1 with a historic convoy of more than 80 cars representing eight decades - from classic vintage, to sleek and modern, to hydrogen-fuelled and electric models.
ABTA has urged travellers to think twice before hiring mopeds while overseas, and to only ride quad bikes as part of an organised excursion. In recent years, quad bikes have become increasingly popular, particularly in places like Greece, Cape Verde and Turkey.
Avis Car Rental has announced a deal with Luxury Retreats, acquired by Airbnb in February 2017, to be the official mobility partner of the full-service villa rental company.
Europcar Mobility Group has reported revenue of €1,297 million for the first half of 2018, up 28 per cent at constant exchange rates. Organic growth stood at 3.4 per cent.
As part of its ongoing expansion in Latin America and the Caribbean, the world’s largest car rental company has opened four new Enterprise Rent-A-Car locations at the Dominican Republic’s largest airports.
In a UK airport first, passengers, staff and local residents can now reserve and pick up a 100 per cent electric car at Gatwick.
The first 100 per cent mobile car rental service, Virtuo, is set to shake up the car rental scene as it launches in London. Already a success in France and Belgium, with rental services across nine major cities, Virtuo is an innovative car rental service that is changing the face of car rental.
Europcar UK is running its first TV campaign in five years as it aims to raise awareness of its unique leisure Deliver & Collect service and the brand as a whole.
The new Rockville, Maryland, Enterprise Rent-A-Car location supports the company in its quest to meet the growing demand for mobility options in the Washington, DC, market and throughout the world.
Uber has begun a court case in London as it seeks to renew its operator licence. Officials in the capital last year refused to renew the licence on grounds of public safety and security, a decision which Uber subsequently appealed against.
Hertz Italy has added Maserati vehicles to its Selezione Italia (Italian Collection). Boasting a 100 per cent Italian DNA, Selezione Italia now features the Maserati Quattroporte, Maserati Ghibli and Maserati Levante.
Europcar UK is extending the choice available for leisure and business travellers with the addition of the Hyundai Kona to its fleet. Europcar UK is the first UK rental company to offer its customers’ access to the compact SUV.