Home Tags Avis

Tag: Avis

More foreign visitors now choose to drive in India

NEW DELHI, India - The popularity of India as a driving destination seems to be on the rise, with car rental firm Avis citing a 60 per cent rise in foreign tourist arrivals with self-drive packages in

Hertz buys Dollar Thrifty

NEW YORK – Hertz has raised its offer for rental car company Dollar Thrifty to about $1.43 billion from $1.2 billion in an effort to thwart a rival bid by Avis, according to media reports.

Thank you for calling the Hertz Dollar Thrifty Avis Budget car...

In 1985, the movie Back to the Future included a scene of a shop that was a combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. At the time it was funny and absurd. Of course, these stores actually do exist today.

Avis car rental company reports loss for first quarter 2010

Avis Budget Group, Inc. reported today the results for its first quarter, which ended March 31, 2010. The company's revenue decreased by 3 percent, the equivalent of US$1.2 billion.

Avis offers enhanced mobile application for car reservations

Today, Avis Rent A Car launched a free interactive tool where travelers may make car rental reservations at Avis locations in their own neighborhoods and all across the US and Canada as well.

Avis and Budget’s where2(R) GPS systems exceed two million transactions

Avis Budget Group, parent company of Avis Rent A Car and Budget Rent A Car, today announced that its Global Position System (GPS) navigation system, where2(R), recently surpassed two million transactions from Avis and Budget customers since its launch in 2006. This represents more than six million rental days of use.