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Europcar helps customers drive mean and green

Europcar helps customers drive mean and green

30 July 2009 Press Release Car Rental News

With the price of unleaded petrol now over £1 a litre, Europcar, voted the world’s leading car hire company at the World Travel Awards, is helping customers focus on both fuel efficiency and more eco-friendly driving.  Europcar has become the first car hire firm to give customers information on average CO2 emissions for each car group as part of its online fleet guide at www.europcar.co.uk.

Europcar and easyJet extend partnership

Europcar and easyJet extend partnership

13 July 2009 Press Release Car Rental News

Europcar and easyJet have renewed their strategic booking partnership to the end of 2011, in a deal that allows easyJet customers to reserve both their flight and their rental vehicle on the easyJet.com website.

Europcar launches Airport Connect

Europcar launches Airport Connect

10 June 2009 Press Release Car Rental News

Europcar, the UK’s leading car hire company, has announced the launch of its latest product - Airport Connect.Lugging heavy bags across town, while worrying about whether train delays will cause missed flights, isn’t the best way for any traveller to kick-off their holiday of intended rest and relaxation. This is why Europcar has created Airport Connect to alleviate some of the stress of travelling to the airport with a convenient and comfortable car hire option that helps get holidays off to a flying start.

Europcar to offer electric hire in Oz

Europcar to offer electric hire in Oz

28 May 2009 Press Release Car Rental News

Europcar has teamed up with Nissan to market and promote the use of electric vehicles. The new partnership means motorists in Australia and New Zealand will be able to rent an electricity powered vehicle from selected Europcar outlets as early as 2010.

Europcar Launches Free Home Delivery and Collection

Europcar Launches Free Home Delivery and Collection

21 May 2009 Press Release Car Rental News

Europcar, the UK’s leading vehicle rental company, is offering free delivery and collection for car and van hire with its new weDeliver service, allowing customers to phone the company and get a car delivered to their door within a guaranteed two hour time window.

Europcar adds CO2 emissions info to invoices

Europcar adds CO2 emissions info to invoices

13 May 2009 Press Release Car Rental News

Europcar will soon issue its Australian customers rental invoices containing information about a vehicle’s CO2 emissions. The new invoicing system including CO2 data was recently rolled out in New Zealand, garnering an enthusiastic response from both customers and the motoring industry.

Savvy strategies steer Europcar through bear market

2 April 2009 Press Release Car Rental News

Rapid-response fleet cuts and integrated cost synergies have helped Europcar post a resilient set of annual figures, despite a sharp slump in demand due to the downturn. The car hire giant posted a stable revenue of €2.1 billion, up 0.5 percent, despite an unprecedented contraction of demand in second half, whilst consolidated growth was 2.2 percent higher.