Alamo Nears One Million Kiosk Rentals

Nearly one million Alamo Rent A Car customers saved time by skipping past the rental counter to use self-service kiosks.

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NY Appeals Court Upholds Vicarious Liability Repeal

In a major victory for the vehicle renting and leasing industry, a New York appellate court has upheld the Graves Amendment as constitutional and valid.

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ACE Adds New Locations at Texas Airports

The car rental company announced new operations at Austin Bergstrom International Airport and Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.

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Avis Budget Sees 'Substantial' Goodwill Impairment Charge

Avis Budget estimated adjusted 2007 earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization of $405 million to $410 million and income of between $193 million and $198 million.

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Dollar Thrifty Slashes Pay, Benefits

Citing reduced travel, the rental car company makes its third retrenchment within a year.

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Moody's: Avis Budget Outlook Cut to Negative

The investors' service cited concerns that purchases under the newly authorized repurchase program, combined with the potential exercise of an option to increase ownership in Carey International could occur as the US economy is weakening.

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Advantage Opens at Chicago O'Hare

Having Advantage car rentals at Chicago O'Hare will give the company greater visibility.

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Hertz to Slash Weekend Rental Rates

The car rental company is offering 50 percent off weekend rentals nationwide.

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Car Rental, Travel, Hotel Prices Skyrocket in Arizona

A Chevy Aveo for $107 a day? It must be Super Bowl week.

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Enterprise to Offer Car-Sharing at Washington University

Those enrolled in the program will have access to a fleet of six hybrid vehicles strategically parked in four areas throughout the campus.

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