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SIXT BEGINS NEW PARTNERSHIP IN SAUDI ARABIA

The mobility provider will be welcoming its customers at the Dammam International Airport and at its head office in Al-Khobar soon.

TURO TO ENTER BRITISH COLUMBIA

The San Francisco-based carsharing service began operating in Canada in 2016 in Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia.

 
 
 

HOW A HERTZ BANKRUPTCY AFFECTS ITS FRANCHISEES

Bankruptcy proceedings can impact franchise contracts, fleet payments, and corporate accounts. When the dust settles, Hertz 2.0 will...

OHIO CARSHARING PLAN PUT ON HOLD BY COVID-19

The Oberlin City Council's plan with Sway Mobility of Shaker Heights would supply two electric vehicles, either Nissan Leafs or Chevy...

 
 
 

DIDI CHUXING TO ISSUE COUPONS TO BOOST DOMESTIC TRAVEL

The company said that due to COVID-19, cabs are are needed more than ever for leisure and commuting.

DENVER AIRPORT PILOTS CARSHARING SERVICE

The carsharing service provides pairs car owners with travelers arriving at the airport.

 
 
 

U-SAVE OPERATOR TAKES TO THE SKIES FOR PPE DELIVERIES

During the pandemic slowdown, Tom Mellett has been trading the car rental desk for his single-engine plane: “It gives me time to reflect...

ZUBIE ADDS HQ RENTAL SOFTWARE AS INTEGRATION PARTNER

The partnership continues Zubie's expansion of its partnership network that includes rental and dealer loaner software providers and...

 
 
 

PANDEMIC SURVEY: MOST OPERATORS REPORT REVENUE DROP OF 75%-100%

In the second Auto Rental News survey of independent and franchised operators in the U.S., 55% of respondents said revenue has decreased...

NAVOTAR SUPPORTS CONTACTLESS RENTALS VIA APP

Apart from reservations, registered customers will also be able to access rental agreements and policies, make online transactions,...

 
 
 

NATIONAL EXTENDS REWARDS PROMOTION

Emerald Club members can redeem up to seven days per rental transaction at the valid base rate, and free days are redeemable for passenger...

CAR RENTAL IN RECOVERY: DON'T CHASE BAD BUSINESS

Operators shouldn't change normal procedures because they're starting to feel the pressure to make tires roll.

 
 
 

RATEGAIN TO HOST WEBINAR ON CAR RENTAL RECOVERY

The webinar will convene industry experts to discuss the current recovery of car rental in key global markets.

PRIVATE EQUITY FIRM TAKES STAKE IN CARTRAWLER

As the travel sector faces ongoing acute pressure, the investment of about $111 million will help CarTrawler during the recovery from...

 
 
 

ICAHN SELLS ENTIRE STAKE IN HERTZ

The loss will cost Icahn an estimated $1.6 billion.

OVERALL LIGHT-VEHICLE SALES DOWN IN MAY BUT EXPECTED TO RISE

The COVID-19 pandemic is still plaguing the light vehicle market, but May's sales pace is still expected to be a giant step forward...

 
 
 

TSD EMPLOYS CONTACT-LESS RENTAL AGREEMENTS

Contactless agreements are a simple and effective way for businesses to continue to service customers during the coronavirus pandemic.

ADVANTAGE RENT A CAR FILES FOR CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY

The bankruptcy petition lists liabilities of $500 million to $1 billion with estimated assets of $100 million to $500 million.

 
 
 

HOW HERTZ'S FORCED FLEET SALE COULD AFFECT THE USED CAR MARKET

The outcome may not be as negative as feared, but there's a greater issue for car rental companies in all this.

MOVE MEE: DEMAND SURGES FOR CONTACTLESS CAR RENTAL SOLUTION

The company reports an over 200% rise in enquiries from rental companies in North America and Europe.

 
 
 



2020 Toyota Fortuner Facelift Design Features Variants Engine Explained

2020 Toyota Fortuner Facelift Design Features Variants Engine Explained

Toyota recently in Thailand. The India-bound SUV comes with a design refresh and more equipment on board. But that's not it. The Fortuner's 2.8-litre engine has also been... Read more ...

Green transportation bill, gas-station charging, Audi E-Tron predictability...

Green transportation bill, gas-station charging, Audi E-Tron predictability: Today's Car News

Electric-car charging connects all of our headlines this morning, as a $500 billion infrastructure bill would emphasize charging corridors. Audi makes a point about the... Read more ...

2020 Ducati Monster 821/821 Stealth

2020 Ducati Monster 821/821 Stealth

2020 Ducati Monster 821 Stealth With its lines and overall bare-bones design, the 2020 Ducati Monster 821 pays homage to the Monster 900 that was born in 1993. The Monster 821... Read more ...

2020 Karma Revero GT receives performance packs, $144,800 price tag

2020 Karma Revero GT receives performance packs, $144,800 price tag

As it prepares for the launch of its battery-electric Revero GTE in 2021, Karma Automotive has introduced new options for the existing extended-range electric Revero GT for the... Read more ...

2020 Chrysler Pacifica AWD Launch Edition starts at $41,735

2020 Chrysler Pacifica AWD Launch Edition starts at $41,735

It's back. All-wheel drive returns to the Chrysler Pacifica minivan for the first time since 2004. The 2020 Chrysler Pacifica AWD Launch Edition will cost $41,735 including... Read more ...

2020 Ducati Multistrada 950/950 S

2020 Ducati Multistrada 950/950 S

2020 Ducati Multistrada 950 Pegged as a “multibike” in Ducati's marketing material, the 2020 Ducati Multistrada 950 is a sport/adventure-touring motorcycle -an upright, yet... Read more ...

2021 Toyota Corolla updated, SVE turns out 2021 Syclone, electric airplane...

2021 Toyota Corolla updated, SVE turns out 2021 Syclone, electric airplane takes off: What's New The Car Connection

2021 Toyota Corolla adds Android Auto compatibility, more safety gear Toyota's venerable small car can always learn a few new tricks. 2021 Chevy Silverado, 2021 GMC Sierra... Read more ...

Mercedes battery plans, GM electric van, battery-powered Cessna: Today's Car...

Mercedes battery plans, GM electric van, battery-powered Cessna: Today's Car News

The largest commercial electric passenger plane can go 100 miles on batteries. Mercedes has outlined its plans to globally source batteries for localized EV production. And GM... Read more ...

Prepare For 12 Minutes Of Buttock-Clenching Nurburgring Near-Misses And Prangs

Prepare For 12 Minutes Of Buttock-Clenching Nurburgring Near-Misses And Prangs

This video from Brünnchen Auto Addiction aims to highlight some of the common "dangerous situations" you're likely to spot at the Nurburgring Read more ...

2021 BMW 4-Series, 2021 Ford Bronco, Dyson's canceled EV: This Week's Top Photos

2021 BMW 4-Series, 2021 Ford Bronco, Dyson's canceled EV: This Week's Top Photos

BMW unveiled its redesigned 2021 4-Series this week and the looks are somewhat polarizing, to say the least. Otherwise, the car is a solid design, and BMW has added numerous... Read more ...