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Rental Operators Return to Locations After Irma

We reached out to several rental operators in Florida for an update on their rental locations and the safety of their employees after Hurricane Irma tore through the Caribbean and East Coast. Some cities are still facing flooding and power outages.


Florida Rental Companies Brace for Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma closes in on South Florida, car rental operators are closing early, securing buildings, and relaxing rental policies to ensure that employees and renters are safe.


Rentcars.com Adds Several New Rental Locations

Rentcars.com, a global online travel agency present in over 145 countries, has recently expanded its available European, North American, and Latin American destinations.


Sixt Revenue Increases 5.7% in First Half of Year

During the first half of 2017, the Sixt Group’s total revenue increased 5.7% to $1.33 billion compared to $1.26 billion during the same time in 2016. Sixt’s revenue for the vehicle rental business unit was $927.4 million, an increase of 6.4%.


Sixt Sponsors German Team in SpaceX Competition

Sixt Rent-a-Car sponsored the German team in the Official SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition. The competition was held from Aug. 25 to Aug. 27.


DriveNow Customers Can Use Amazon Alexa to Reserve Vehicles

DriveNow customers in Germany, Austria, and the U.K. who own Alexa devices, such as Amazon Echo and Echo Dot, can use voice commands to reserve nearby vehicles and get details on their car and reservation time.


Sixt Opens Corporate Locations in San Diego, San Antonio

Sixt Rent-a-Car has expanded its offering in the U.S. with the announcement of two upcoming corporate locations: San Diego and San Antonio.


Sixt Names Franchisee in Oman

Sixt Rent a Car has appointed Arabia Cars, the car rental division of Travel Point, as its franchisee partner in Oman.


Sixt Partners With Malaysia Airlines

Sixt and Malaysia Airlines have announced a global partnership that will offer customers 500 frequent flyer miles for each Sixt car rental booking.


Sixt Opens Franchise Serving Indianapolis Airport

Sixt has opened a new franchise location serving customers at Indianapolis International Airport. Tom Wood Group is the franchisee of the new branch.


Former Sixt Franchisees Protest in South Florida

Brian Canin and Andrew Almand protested with picket signs at the Sixt Miami Beach and Ft. Lauderdale locations on Wednesday May 31.


DriveNow Launches Carsharing Service in Helsinki

DriveNow, the carsharing service operated by the BMW Group and Sixt SE, is bringing its carsharing service to Finland’s capital city on May 24. The service will start with 150 BMW and Mini models.


Sixt Extends Partnership with Lufthansa Airlines

Sixt has extended its partnership with Lufthansa, a German-based airline. As part of this collaboration, Sixt will offer added value to flight passengers as the car rental partner to Lufthansa.


Sixt Expands in Portugal

Sixt has added three new franchise locations in Portugal in downtown Lisbon, Funchal on the island of Madeira, and in Porto. Up until now, Sixt had only been present at the Lisbon Airport.


Sixt Expands in Ireland

Sixt has added a new location at Ireland’s Cork Airport and has redesigned its location at Dublin Airport.


Sixt Launches Sports and Luxury Vehicles Website

Sixt rent a car has launched its new Sports & Luxury Cars website to better serve its customers. Sixt has expanded its premium vehicles fleet and set up a central reservation and advisory center.


Sixt Wins World Travel Awards

Sixt receives three World Travel Awards for its car rental service, luxury cars, and limousine service.


Sixt Adds 25 Franchise Locations in Saudi Arabia

By partnering with Saudi Arabia’s Auto World Rent a Car, Sixt will now offer its services to customers at 25 locations in Saudi Arabia.


Sixt Costa Rica Unveils Facility Renovation

Sixt Costa Rica has recently unveiled its newest location renovation in the capital city of San Jose.


Sixt Releases Election-Themed Ad Campaign

Sixt Rent-a-Car has released an election-themed social ad campaign starring Jimmy McMillan. With its new "Damn Cheap" campaign, Sixt also announced it will open a new location in New York City in early 2017.


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