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Advance Car Rental Opens New Location in Virginia

Advance Car Rental, an independent car rental company based in Virginia, has opened a new office in Arlington. This new location provides double the space for the Arlington rental operation and will serve as the corporate headquarters for Advance Global Solutions, its parent company. “We have been in the Arlington market for 19 years and [...]

By |agosto 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Advance Car Rental Opens New Location in Virginia

More Than 45M Recalled Vehicles Still Not Repaired

More than 45 million vehicles that were the subject of safety recalls — issued between 2013 and 2015 — are still not repaired, according to data from theNational Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that was analyzed byJ.D. Power. Over the past 20 years, more than 437 million vehicles have been affected by safety recall decisions [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en More Than 45M Recalled Vehicles Still Not Repaired

Carsharing Companies Face High Taxation

A study by DePaul University’s Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development reviewed the tax policies of 80 carsharing locations in various U.S. cities. The carsharing economy is facing a high tax burden due to the requirement that carsharers pay the same taxes as those using conventional car rental services, according to the study. Ride-sharing companies such [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Carsharing Companies Face High Taxation

Los Angeles to Launch Electric Vanpooling, Carsharing Service

Green Commuter will introduce its all-electric carsharing and vanpooling service in Los Angeles with a fleet of Tesla Model X vehicles. Green Commuter's proprietary software will enable its fleet of all-electric seven-passenger SUVs to be used by thousands of workers to commute to and from their jobs during rush hour and will be offered as [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Los Angeles to Launch Electric Vanpooling, Carsharing Service

Hertz Appoints Frecker EVP, General Counsel

Rick Frecker has been appointed executive vice president and general counsel for Hertz Global Holdings Inc. Frecker has served as the company's acting general counsel since April. "Rick has performed exceptionally throughout his eight years with the company and is held in high regard throughout our organization," said John Tague, president and CEO of Hertz [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Hertz Appoints Frecker EVP, General Counsel

Jimpisoft Launches Rentway Document Scanner

Jimpisoft, a provider of car rental software, is now offering a new application through its Rentway software system. The Rentway Document Scanner helps fill in the driver’s details, according to the company. Benefits include saving time at the rental counter, increasing accuracy of obtained data, improving customer service, providing an easier way to share information, [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Jimpisoft Launches Rentway Document Scanner

Most North Americans Travel for Three or Less Days

Sojern, a performance marketing platform for travel brands, has released itsQ2 2016 Global Travel Insights Report based on the analysis of more than a billion traveler intent data points across the globe. Globally, the top 10 booked destinations during the second quarter were: France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Spain, U.S., U.K., Portugal, and Switzerland. For [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Most North Americans Travel for Three or Less Days

Zipcar Offered Free Rides to Pokemon Go Players

Last Thursday, Zipcar offered free rides for Pokemon Go players in Boston, according to a report by Ad Week. The car rental provided Pokemon Go players free rides around Boston if they tweeted @zipcar on Twitter during a one-hour time slot, according to a report. It was a one-day offer. The chauffeur-styled service included a [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Zipcar Offered Free Rides to Pokemon Go Players

Virginia Airport Adds Fee to Build Rental Car Facility

Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport has added a customer facility charge for rental car customers, according to a report by WDBJ 7. The fee will help build a new rental car facility and upgrade the parking lot. The fee is about $3 per car per day, totaling nearly $800,000 a year, according to the report. Currently, the [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Virginia Airport Adds Fee to Build Rental Car Facility

Avis Budget Group Teams Up With TrueCar

Avis Budget Group Inc. and TrueCar Inc. announced the signing of a new partnership agreement. Through this multi-year agreement, those in the market for a used vehicle can access Avis Budget Group's inventory of well-maintained off-rental vehicles through Truecar.com. Avis Budget Group offers more than 100 makes and models on TrueCar's website from domestic and [...]

By |julio 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comentarios desactivados en Avis Budget Group Teams Up With TrueCar

Nuevo ley de alquiler de vehivulos retiradas entra en vigor.

El miércoles, una ley federal que entró en vigor que impide a las empresas de alquiler de coches de alquilar vehículos que han sido retirados del mercado por el fabricante hasta que se reparan correctamente. De acuerdo con ABCNews.com, la nueva ley se produce después de años de trabajo duro de Cally Houck y su [...]

By |julio 6th, 2016|Sin categorizar|Comentarios desactivados en Nuevo ley de alquiler de vehivulos retiradas entra en vigor.

Las empresas de alquiler de Phoenix Desafío $ 34 millones en impuestos

Empresas de alquiler de automóviles están buscando para obtener la devolución de un impuesto recaudado por la ciudad de Phoenix, de acuerdo con un informe de "Associated Press". Estas empresas de alquiler obtuvieron una orden judicial para el retorno de cerca de $ 150 millones en impuestos de un fondo que paga por el estadio [...]

By |julio 5th, 2016|Sin categorizar|Comentarios desactivados en Las empresas de alquiler de Phoenix Desafío $ 34 millones en impuestos

OPINIONES SOBRE VEHÍCULOS AUTO-CONDUCCIÓN, VARIAN ENTRE NEOYORQUINOS Y TEXANS

Volvo está presionando agresivamente coches auto-conducción. Es poner vehículo autónomo 100 en carreteras públicas en Gothenburg, Suecia el próximo año y otros 100 en streetsby de Londres 2018. Un plan similar, se espera lanzar en China. Para el estudio de la percepción del público de estos vehículos emergentes, el fabricante de automóviles encuestó a casi [...]

By |julio 1st, 2016|Sin categorizar|Comentarios desactivados en OPINIONES SOBRE VEHÍCULOS AUTO-CONDUCCIÓN, VARIAN ENTRE NEOYORQUINOS Y TEXANS

El más alto predicción de viaje de “4 de julio”

Durante el próximo fin de semana "Día de la Independencia"; AAA predice que casi 43 millones de estadounidenses viajarán. De acuerdo con la AAA Día de la Independencia de viajes Previsión, hay un aumento del 1,3% de los 42,3 millones de personas que viajaron el año pasado. Esto representa el volumen de tránsito más elevado [...]

By |julio 1st, 2016|Sin categorizar|Comentarios desactivados en El más alto predicción de viaje de “4 de julio”

Campanillas de advertencia defectuosos urgen Chevrolet a retirar

General Motors está retirando del mercado 18.780 vehículos modelos Chevrolet Sonic y Trax del año 2015-2016  , junto con "MI-Spark" autos subcompactos del año 2013-2015 , equipado con su propio radio de los medios de comunicación. Los radios afectados no pueden proporcionar un sonido de aviso audible cuando el conductor no abrocharse el cinturón o deje la llave en [...]

By |julio 1st, 2016|Sin categorizar|Comentarios desactivados en Campanillas de advertencia defectuosos urgen Chevrolet a retirar

UberPool remata 1 millón de usuarios en Londres

Servicio de uso compartido de vehículos de Uber "UberPool", se ha utilizado más de 1 millón de veces en Londres desde que lanzó hace seis meses, de acuerdo con un informe de "The Telegraph". El servicio permite a los usuarios compartir sus paseos de Uber  si van en la misma dirección. Las tarifas son un [...]

By |julio 1st, 2016|Sin categorizar|Comentarios desactivados en UberPool remata 1 millón de usuarios en Londres

Brexit puede costar fabricantes de automóviles 2,8 millones de ventas mundiales, dice IHS.

El voto del Reino Unido para salir de la Unión Europea puede costar fabricantes de automóviles alrededor de 2,8 millones de ventas de vehículos ligeros a lo largo de 2018, dijo el investigador IHS Automotive en sus últimas proyecciones para la industria. entregas en todo el mundo pueden elevarse a 89.82 millones este año; aproximadamente [...]

By |junio 30th, 2016|Sin categorizar|Comentarios desactivados en Brexit puede costar fabricantes de automóviles 2,8 millones de ventas mundiales, dice IHS.