Avis Introduces New Where2 GPS System

The new unit includes added features such as traffic alerts, weather reports, stock and news updates, Amber Alerts and movie listings provided by MSN Direct.


GM Repeats With Car-of-the-Year Honors at Detroit Auto Show

DETROIT – General Motors took car-of-the-year honors at the Detroit Auto Show for the second straight year. Mazda's CX-9 SUV was named truck of the year.


National, Northwest Airlines Launch 'Drive Your Way to 25K!'

To help WorldPerks members get award tickets faster, the partnership enables WorldPerks members to earn 25,000 bonus miles for renting with National six times by March 10, 2008.


ACE Rent A Car Adds Service in 3 Markets

The new locations include: Miami International Airport, Howes, S.D. Regional Airport and Northern Maine Regional Airport.


Man Using GPS in Rental Car Drives into Train's Path

He got out of the way just before the train slammed into the car at 60 mph. The car was pushed more than 100 feet during the fiery crash.


U-Save and Rent A Wreck Canada Announce New Franchises

A U-Save franchise agreement in Mexico, a new U-Save airport franchise in Colorado Springs and a Rent A Wreck franchise in Gormley, Ontario are all planned.


Avis Budget Buys Newark Operating Rights

The deal includes the car rental operations of Budget at Newark Liberty International Airport.


Thrifty to Offer Prepaid Tolls with Rental

The car rental company is including Pass24 Prepaid Toll Service with select car rental rates at participating Florida locations when customers use any American Express card for payment.


Fla. Sun Car Rental Launches New Web Site

FloridaSunCarRental.com now offers an appealing and colorful design to create an easy-to-navigate car rental experience.


Senator: Stop Over-Charging by Airport RACs

A Calif. bill is introduced in response to 2006 legislation that allowed RACs to unbundle tourism assessments without a proportionate lowering of the base rate.


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