The Dollar and Thrifty car rental brands have announced that they are lowering the minimum age to rent a car from 21 to 20 years old in the United States and Canada.
Hertz is celebrating its centenary by teaming up with Chevrolet to offer a unique anniversary edition Corvette Z06. One hundred of the high-performance cars will be available to rent exclusively at select US Hertz locations.
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.
Hertz has launched the world’s first Cinema Car, one of the largest family cars in its fleet transformed into a fully equipped movie theatre on the go.
Car rental giant Hertz has reported a first quarter loss before income taxes of $231 million. The figure compares to a loss of $294 million in the same period last year.
Hertz Europe has announced that Francis Waddington has been appointed as vice president, Europe, and Rafael Girona has been named vice president, field operations and customer experience. Girona and Waddington report directly to Michel Taride, group president, Hertz International.
Hertz has appointed Discover the World and InterGlobe Air Transport as general sales agents for Vietnam and selected India markets respectively. The organisations will promote Hertz’s products and services around the globe to domestic travel trade partners, corporate customers and leisure travellers.
Hertz Global has renewed its global partnership with Lufthansa, one of Europe’s largest airlines. Launched in 2013, the agreement has since resulted in added convenience and exclusive benefits for Lufthansa.com passengers renting a Hertz vehicle at any location around the world.
Hertz Portugal has launched the BMW motorcycle rental service Hertz Ride in France in partnership with Hertz Europe, BMW and Touratech.