Avis Equips Hummers in Phoenix With DirecTV

PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- Avis' fleet at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix has some noteworthy additions: Hummer H3 sport utility vehicles equipped with DirecTV.

Avis customers can access more than 135 channels of live DirecTV programming virtually anywhere they drive. The vehicles are equipped with the KVH TracVision A5 satellite TV antenna.

In addition, Avis now has 5,000 DVD-equipped vehicles available for rent nationwide.

"The addition of DirecTV service and DVD gives our customers an unparalleled level of entertainment choices," said Scott Deaver, executive vice president of marketing for the Cendant Car Rental Group, parent company of Avis.

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