Flexcar, TerraPass Take Carbon Out of Car-Sharing

To increase their environmental awareness, the partnership plans to implement the "Green Membership" and hundreds of new hybrid vehicles.


Ford to Use MERCON V

The auto maker recently announced its plans to replace MERCON automatic transmission fluid with MERCON V.


LAX Ordered to Pay Millions to US Air Carriers

Judge rules fees for security and improvements "discriminatory" because they do not apply to all airlines with 40-year leases.


RAC Is First In Industry To Go Carbon Neutral

San Francisco-based Bandago Van Rentals says it is the first auto rental company in the United States to offset the entire amount of carbon dioxide produced by its nationwide fleet of vehicles.


Dollar Thrifty Expands

The car rental company recently announced that it acquired three new franchise operations.


DFW Elite Auto Rental Expands Web Presence

New MySpace profile connects the company with Web-savvy auto enthusiasts.


Orlando Airport to Allow More On-Site Operations

Orlando travelers will soon have more on-airport car rental companies to choose from.


Enterprise Announces Environmental Platform

The car rental company has a large fleet of low-emission, FlexFuel and hybrid vehicles and is investing to advance renewable fuel research.


Avis Introduces Chauffeur Rentals

New premium service provides fully insured and certified chauffeurs and costs $30 per hour with a three-hour minimum, plus standard rental car charges.


Wisconsin Legislature Blocks Rising Rental Car Fees

A deadlocked committee stalls plans to raise fees in Milwaukee, Racine and Kenosha counties from $2 to $15.


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