Thrifty Deploys New Customer Management System

The car rental company has enhanced its national business development center with the implementation of new software created by MyGoalTracking.


Hertz Names Stuart Senior VP, Global Sales

Robert J. Stuart joins Hertz from General Electric where since 2006, he has served as general manager for consumer lighting and electric distribution sales.


Top 10 Most Significant New Vehicles for 2008

Big changes are coming for the auto industry, and the most significant new vehicles — from the Cadillac CTS to the Nissan GT-R — seem ready to deliver on all the hopes that are riding on their success.


Enterprise, Commuter Railroad Reach Rental Deal

Commuters between New York City and Connecticut will be able to reserve an Enterprise car that they can pick up when they arrive at one of 22 train stations in Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess or Orange counties.

Read more...'s Top 10 New Features of 2007

The 2008 Infiniti EX35 received the most mentions, including the top spot: Lane Departure Prevention.


Dollar Thrifty Acquires Franchises in 6 Airport Markets

DTG purchased franchises in the Kansas City International Airport; Omaha Eppley Airfield and Lincoln Airport in Nebraska; and Springfield-Branson National Airport in Missouri.


Is White the New Silver?

DuPont's 55th report says white beats silver as the top color choice for vehicles in some countries.


Ford, GM Plan to Trim 2008 Output

GM attributes its 10.9 percent drop in November to a cutback of sales to rental car companies.


Vicarious Liability Reform Advances in Alberta

Legislation that would cap potential vicarious liability awards was recently introduced in the provincial Legislative Assembly.


Car and Driver's 2008 10Best Cars

GM takes three spots with 2008 Cadillac CTS, 2008 Chevrolet Corvette and 2008 Chevrolet Malibu.


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