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Prices are finally down for both new and used vehicles, though the used market is overall...

New, Used Prices Retreat

While prices and supply stabilize somewhat, the overall supply is far below historical levels, said Charlie Chesbrough, Cox Automotive senior economist.

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Sixt says it will bring to Canada a higher percentage of premium and lower mileage...

Sixt Expands into Canada

The brand's first Canadian branch will be located in downtown Vancouver.

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Carsharer Getaround has announced that the Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Program Act will now allow...

Carsharer Getaround Expands Service in New York

The Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Program Act (Senate Bill S6715) now allows Getaround to provide platform insurance to cover trips within New York at no extra cost to the user.

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Lyft’s car rental business had five locations.

Lyft to Close Rental Car Business

Lyft plans to shut down its car rental business and cut about 60 jobs.

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Brendan P. Keegan, Merchant's CEO, will also assume roles of president and chairperson, assuming...

Bain Capital and ADIA to Acquire Merchants Fleet

Merchants will continue to operate independently. The members of the Merchants leadership team will remain in their current roles and will be co-investors in the business.

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Many employees live in apartment complexes or condos where they do not have their own parking...

Is the Push for EVs Forced?

The industry started with a reasonable solution by developing hybrids, which increased the fuel economy on similar-size vehicles from the low 30 mpg to the mid-50s mpg. Hybrids also reduce CO2 emissions without the range anxiety.

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Adding Mercedes-Benz vans into its nationwide fleet supports Enterprise Holdings' ongoing...

Mercedes-Benz Vans Canada to Partner with Enterprise Holdings

The partnership between Enterprise Holdings and Mercedes-Benz Vans Canada allows for new mobility offerings to customers, adding Sprinter Cargo Vans and Metris Passenger Vans to the rental operation's fleet.

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The Free2move-GuidePoint Systems collaboration enables data from Ram, Dodge, Chrysler, and Jeep...

Free2move Partnership Leverages Embedded Telematics

The partnership with telematics provider Guidepoint Systems allows Stellantis' mobility brand to extract data directly from MY2018 and newer Stellantis vehicles without aftermarket hardware.

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National Car Rental was named the World’s Best Car Rental Company by Travel + Leisure surveyors.

National Car Rental Featured in World’s Best Awards

Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards 2022 readers’ survey has named National Car Rental as the World’s Best Car Rental Company.

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Petar Aračić (left), founder and CEO of Fast Review, with Krešimir Dobrilović (right), founder...

Carwiz Deploys New Mobile Customer Review App

FastReview, a mobile application, works by placing a Fast Review card inside business offices. Users shares their experience by leaning their phone against the card.

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The available trims on the 2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV offer different range and content suited for...

Chevrolet Reveals All-Electric Blazer

The 2024 MY lineup offers trim, drive system and range options, and the first electric SS performance model.

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The Toyota Crown will be the first sedan to offer Toyota’s HYBRID MAX System, for drivers...

Toyota Announces New Hybrid Full-Size Sedan

Arriving in dealerships later this year, the 2023 Toyota Crown essentially replaces the Avalon, launching with a new design, two hybrid powertrain options, and standard AWD.

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NuVinAir produces a range of interior cleaning products, including Cyclone that eliminates odors...

NuVinAir Grows Franchise Footprint to 32 States

The automotive cleaning product company has added Illinois to its roster of franchise program states.

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