Car rental is the provision of a car – or van – for a set period of time, from one day to as long as three months (ofter referred to as flexi-rental). Rental is a good way for small businesses to access the latest cars when they are required without requiring to pay the standing costs associated with a company car.

Daily rental shortage gives fleet managers a headache

By |2022-04-27T10:25:01+01:00April 27th, 2022|Car rental, News|

Many daily rental companies defleeted large numbers of vehicles during the pandemic and, because of the semiconductor shortage affecting car and van production, have found difficulty in replacing them. Even when they can get stock, they are having to pay something closer to list price, which has not historically been their business model

SOGO – Business Motoring Best Mobility Provider Winner

By |2022-04-12T09:45:35+01:00April 12th, 2022|Business Motoring Awards, Car rental, Mobility, Mobility As A Service, News|

Believing that committing to three or four years in a car or van contract no longer makes sense. SOGO was developed to meet the needs of this new world, offering a sensible and straightforward leasing alternative that provides flexibility, incredible value and carbon-neutral mobility.

Europcar Selection launched for VIP ‘luxury and fun’

By |2017-11-20T12:32:45+00:00December 13th, 2015|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility|

EUROPCAR has launched ‘Selection’, a new premium mobility service. Europcar Selection "delivers a unique rental experience for customers and offers a range of cars in Luxury and Fun categories", the company says. Specifically designed to satisfy the expectations of demanding customers, Europcar’s new Selection service incorporates five elements: Specific model guarantee: Customers are assured of finding the specific model they reserved waiting [...]

Game, set and match to Europcar

By |2017-11-20T12:30:21+00:00June 8th, 2015|Car rental, Mobility|

LEADING car hire supplier, Europcar will be providing the wheels to get the world’s tennis stars to top tennis tournaments in the UK this summer. As part of its exclusive partnership with the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA), Europcar is supplying 49 vehicles for players and officials for the ATP and WTA professional tennis tournaments in the UK. In addition to [...]

Supercars on demand

By |2017-11-20T12:29:11+00:00March 26th, 2015|Car rental, Mobility|

The Lamborghini Huracan was inspired by a Spanish fighting bull Why supercar hire with European and UK multi car road rallies arranged Road trips and rally events arranged across the UK Well thought-out, stunning locations Great food, accommodation and presentation Bespoke service tailored to clients’ needs Wide range of stunning supercars, guaranteed to delight Affordable pricing and [...]

Europcar extends Sunday opening to 59 branches

By |2017-11-20T12:28:42+00:00February 26th, 2015|Car rental, Mobility|

Europcar: now open on Sunday in 59 branches DAILY rental firm Europcar is extending its better opening hours service with the announcement of 11 more branches offer Sunday opening. The  7-day service from Europcar, for both business and leisure customers, is now available at  at 59 locations. “Europcar was the first company to extend its opening hours to include Sundays and [...]

Nexus launches latest 10 second IRIS booking system

By |2017-11-20T12:27:51+00:00January 20th, 2015|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility|

The IRIS system from Nexus is a real eye-opener CORPORATE rental provider, Nexus Vehicle Management, has launched the latest enhanced version of its IRIS system. The new version incorporates a number of new features that are intended to improve user experience and also allow bookings to be made in under 10 seconds. The IRIS system also gives access [...]

Enterprise wins trademark war with Europcar

By |2017-11-20T12:27:44+00:00January 14th, 2015|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility|

A TRADEMARK battle over the use of a logo has been found in favour of Enterprise against Europcar in the High Court. The judgement was delivered on 13 January 2015. The dispute focused on the use of the “e-logo” by Enterprise Holdings’ flagship brand, daily rental company Enterprise Rent-A-Car, and occurred when Europcar, another rental company, introduced an “e” logo [...]

Europcar serves up ace deal for Lawn Tennis Association

By |2017-11-20T12:27:33+00:00January 7th, 2015|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility|

In the swing of things - Europcar will be the LTA official supplier Why Europcar and LTA make doubles partners The LTA is the national governing body of tennis in Great Britain and is committed to growing the sport by getting more people to play tennis more often. The LTA says that through its partnership with Europcar, players, [...]

Europcar ditches National and Alamo brands in the UK

By |2017-11-20T12:27:25+00:00December 17th, 2014|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility|

National Car Rental - no longer supplying rental cars as a trading brand of Europcar MOBILITY supplier Europcar will no longer trade the National Car Rental and Alamo brands in the UK. The vehicle rental specialist has returned the two brands to Enterprise Holdings which owns them, but which Europcar had operated under licence since 2007. What does the InterRent brand offer? InterRent [...]

One-way car and van hire eases access to ExCeL

By |2017-11-20T12:26:37+00:00October 15th, 2014|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility|

Exibitors at ExCeL can now book discounted one-way van and car hire with Europcar A ONE-WAY vehicle rental scheme has been launched to make business trips to and from London’s ExCeL conference and exhibition venue that little bit easier. With Europcar’s ExCeL Connect, exhibitors can book exclusive, discounted one-way van and car hire between the conference centre and one [...]

Enterprise Rent-a-Car buys Burnt Tree

By |2017-11-20T12:25:48+00:00August 12th, 2014|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility, News|

The rental company Enterprise Rent-a-Car has bought Burnt Tree, a commercial vehicle rental company, to boost its commercial vehicle rental offering. The purchase includes Burnt Tree's 17,000 commercial vehicles, which gives Enterprise a more significant van and truck rental presence, with a fleet of 25,000 vehicles.

Europcar chauffeur service now available for London ExCeL visitors

By |2017-11-20T12:25:40+00:00August 5th, 2014|Car rental, Mobility|

At ExCeL and need a chauffeured drive? You'll need to check out the Europcar mobility centre A luxury chauffeured car service has been launched by Europcar out of its Mobility Centre at the ExCeL London business exhibition and conference venue. Users of the Europcar chauffeur service will be able to get travel advice and support from drivers armed with [...]

How to be a safe commuter

By |2017-11-20T12:24:31+00:00March 3rd, 2014|Car rental, Driving advice, Keep it legal, Mobility|

Driving in your daily commute can be a bit of a blur. Sharpen up - concentrate! HERE's a feeling familiar to many business drivers I suspect: you arrive at the office and realise that you can't remember a thing about the journey you've just made. It's scary when you think about it. Driving on 'autopilot' is all too easy [...]

Zipcar expands car sharing into City Airport

By |2017-11-20T12:22:26+00:00May 28th, 2013|Car clubs, Car news and reviews, Car rental, Company car and business car reviews, Contract hire and leasing, Mobility, News, SME business motoring and fleet management|

A big benefit of Zipcar for business travellers is that they can take a car for just a few hours ZIPCAR, the car sharing club, is expanding its horizons with a landing slot at London's City Airport. And that’s just the start of Zipcar’s plans to spread its wings. Zipcar, which is owned by the Avis Budget Group, [...]

Nexus appoints Chris Davies as new marketing and sales director

By |2017-11-20T12:21:35+00:00February 4th, 2013|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility, News|

Chris Davies, Nexus Vehicle Rental NEXUS Vehicle Rental has appointed Chris Davies as its new Marketing and Sales Director. Chris Davies joins the market leading leading provider of vehicle rental supply from contract hire and fleet management firm Arval, where he was marketing director. Also on Chris’s CV are spells at AA Business Services and RAC Business Solutions [...]

Nexus appoints new Head of Strategic Sales

By |2017-11-20T12:20:40+00:00October 19th, 2012|Car news and reviews, Car rental, Mobility, News|

Paul Russell: moves from Avis to boost Nexus Vehicle Rental's growth in the rental market Story: RALPH MORTON CAR rental supply company, Nexus Vehicle Rental, is stepping up its presence in the rental market with the appointment of Paul Russell to a new Head of Strategic Sales role. Paul is joining Nexus from daily rental firm Avis Rent a Car, [...]

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