ALG Predicts Lowest Used Car Prices Since 2008

ALG, the benchmark for forecasting vehicle residual values, says a wave of newer vehicles will gradually bring resale values in line with prices before 2008’s economic downturn.

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Enterprise, Hertz Receive Sustainable Awards

Enterprise Holdings and the Hertz Corp. have been honored by the Global Business Travelers Association (GBTA) Foundation and Project ICARUS in the second annual Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Awards.

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Zipcar Offers Discounts to AARP Members

By partnering with Zipcar, AARP’s 38 million members now have access to Zipcar’s car-sharing service at a discounted annual rate.

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Portland Tops Highest Rental Rates Survey

At $111 per day, Portland, Ore., has been named the most expensive U.S. city for rental car rates this summer, according to a survey by CheapCarRental.net.

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Travelauto Adds Fox Rent-A-Car

After adding Sixt, Travelauto has recently added Fox Rent-A-Car to its online car rental portfolio in order to serve more customers in major U.S. airport locations.

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Strong Pricing Lifts Avis Budget’s Earnings

Avis Budget Group Inc. has reported second quarter 2014 revenue of $2.2 billion, a 10% increase compared to second quarter 2013. This is primarily due to an 8% increase in rental days and stronger pricing, which increased 5% year-over-year in North America.

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Hertz Opens 17 Local Edition Locations

The Hertz Corp. continues to add to its neighborhood market network with the opening of another 17 Hertz Local Edition locations in 13 states.

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Silvercar to Launch at Denver Airport

Silvercar, the app-based car rental operation, has partnered with Canopy Airport Parking to launch its silver Audi A4 car rental service at Denver International Airport.

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Uber Offers Direct Reimbursement for Business Travelers

With the launch of Uber for Business, Uber’s ride-sharing service now allows employees to bill their trips directly to their company.

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Hyundai Recalls 883,000 Sonatas to Fix Transmission-Shift Cable

Hyundai Motor Co. has issued a recall of approximately 883,000 Sonata sedans due to a transmission-shift cable that may detach from the shift lever pin.

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