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Avis to Announce Third Quarter 2014 Results

Avis Budget Group Inc. plans to report its third quarter 2014 results after the market close on Wednesday Oct. 29.

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Hertz Celebrates Progress of Global Headquarters

The Hertz Corp. had a “topping out” ceremony to celebrate the placement of the last piece of structural steel to its new global headquarters in Estero, Fla.

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September Used Vehicle Prices Continue to Decline

According to ADESA Analytical Service’s September analysis, wholesale used vehicle prices softened again for the fifth consecutive month. Prices in September averaged $9,557, down 0.4% from last month.

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Avis Increases Stock Repurchase Program

Avis Budget Group’s board of directors has authorized an additional $200 million of future share repurchases. This gives the company $375 million of available repurchase authorization.

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Enterprise Launches Annual Hat Trick Challenge

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has partnered with the National Hockey League (NHL) Network analyst Kevin Weekes to launch a new season of its daily trivia game, “NHL Hat Trick Challenge.”

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Airport Unveils Rental Car Maintenance Facility

Illinois’ Quad City International Airport has opened a new consolidated maintenance facility for its rental car companies, which includes two car wash bays and three maintenance bays.

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Zipcar Partners with New York Hotel

Under a new partnership with Islandia Marriott Long Island hotel, two Zipcar car-sharing vehicles are now available for hotel guests to reserve for hourly or daily rentals.

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Enterprise Receives ‘Most Admired’ Award

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has been recognized as the 2014 “Most Admired Car Rental Company” by readers of The Beat, a travel business newsletter.

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Win a Fender Guitar at Auto Rental Summit

At next month’s Auto Rental Summit, rental car attendees will have the chance to win a $225 Fender Guitar with a stand and bag. Sponsored by Advantage Rent A Car, attendees can enter the drawing at the registration desk.

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FlightCar Opens Fourth Airport Location

Peer-to-peer car-sharing company FlightCar has expanded its operations to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA). This is FlightCar’s four major U.S. airport location.

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