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Hertz to buy Dollar Thrifty for $1.2 billion

Hertz to buy Dollar Thrifty for $1.2 billion

27 April 2010 Car Rental News

Hertz, the world’s largest car rental market, has agreed to buy its smaller rival Dollar Thrifty for $1.2 billion in a deal that heralds significant consolidation within the sector. The deal will strengthen Hertz’s share of the leisure market by adding another 1,550 locations to its global portfolio.

Motorcyle hire growth thanks to commuters

Motorcyle hire growth thanks to commuters

16 March 2010 Press Release Car Rental News

Though it will never rival car hire in terms of volume, motorcycle hire is growing in popularity. While car hire caters to families and all kinds of customers, motorcycle hire tends to be the preserve of singles and couples who are looking to have a good time.