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Renting a Sports Car on Turo May Be a Privacy Nightmare, You Might Be on TikTok
Renting a Sports Car on Turo May Be a Privacy Nightmare, You Might Be on TikTok

1 Oct 2022, 19:19 UTC / While the host of a rented car on Turo might go mad when they see their beloved ride driven hard, the guest might be madder if they see this privacy violation

 
Getting a Rental Car Will Be Easier After Your Read This, Don't Expect Magic
Getting a Rental Car Will Be Easier After Your Read This, Don't Expect Magic

22 May 2022, 20:26 UTC / Have you ever heard about the ACRISS system? Rental car companies use it for 30 years now, and it is why your booking is not what you expected

 
2022 Shelby GT500-H Joins the Shelby GT-H in Hertz's Rental Car Fleet
2022 Shelby GT500-H Joins the Shelby GT-H in Hertz's Rental Car Fleet

12 May 2022, 15:09 UTC / Starting this summer, Hertz will rent you a 900-horsepower Ford Mustang Shelby GT500-H for $399 a day in select locations in the U.S.

 
Rental Agent Shows How He Catches People Doing Donuts, Lets This One Slide
Rental Agent Shows How He Catches People Doing Donuts, Lets This One Slide

28 Apr 2022, 09:24 UTC / Doing donuts, drifts, or drag racing in a rental car is not a smart idea, as the rental company can see what is going on and charge you. Here is how they do it

 
Volkswagen-Led Consortium Posted a Takeover Offer for Rental Car Company Europcar
Volkswagen-Led Consortium Posted a Takeover Offer for Rental Car Company Europcar

25 Nov 2021, 15:21 UTC / A consortium led by a subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group has posted an offer for the Europcar Mobility Group. The offer values the rental car company at $3.4 B

 
C8 Corvette Rental Car Holds Up Pretty Well After 19,974 Miles
C8 Corvette Rental Car Holds Up Pretty Well After 19,974 Miles

28 Apr 2021, 14:27 UTC / After a year and a month of rental work, this 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray has thrown a check engine light that was fixed by the dealer through software

 
"World's First" C8 Corvette Rental Car Costs $334 Per Day, Boasts Vossen Wheels
"World's First" C8 Corvette Rental Car Costs $334 Per Day, Boasts Vossen Wheels

6 May 2020, 14:04 UTC / At $334 per day, the C8 Corvette Z51 is more expensive to rent on Turo than the host's other cars. Think Jaguar F-Type and Tesla Model S just to name a few

 
C8 Corvette “Hertz Edition” Isn't a Rental Car but a Pittsburgh Steelers Tribute
C8 Corvette “Hertz Edition” Isn't a Rental Car but a Pittsburgh Steelers Tribute

22 Apr 2020, 17:30 UTC / Instead of buying the $995 full-length dual stripe package from Chevrolet, this guy painted a solid stripe on his C8 Corvette Z51 with the high-wing option

 
Powerful Camaro Models Added To Hertz’s Rental Fleet
Powerful Camaro Models Added To Hertz’s Rental Fleet

20 Sep 2019, 11:58 UTC / In case you can't do without at least 480 horsepower in a rental car, then Hertz is much obliged to provide you with a Camaro SS boasting that output

 
Car-Sharing Customers Rent Cars to Sleep, Eat and Store Stuff In, Not Drive
Car-Sharing Customers Rent Cars to Sleep, Eat and Store Stuff In, Not Drive

10 Jul 2019, 14:53 UTC / Japanese car-sharing customers are renting cars for a variety of reasons, but not for actual driving. In Japan, renting a car for 30 minutes costs $4.

 
Alfa Romeo 4C Enters Europcar Selection Fleet, It's Ready to Deliver Excitement
Alfa Romeo 4C Enters Europcar Selection Fleet, It's Ready to Deliver Excitement

17 Aug 2016, 16:02 UTC / Alfa Romeo and Europcar have announced that the 4C is available as a rental in the European network of the company, the biggest rental outfit in Europe

 
Live a Dukes of Hazard Fantasy with This 1969 Charger General Lee Rental and Daisy Duke
Live a Dukes of Hazard Fantasy with This 1969 Charger General Lee Rental and Daisy Duke

12 Mar 2015, 13:57 UTC / Some might remember the popular American TV series from the 80s, The Dukes of Hazzard. It followed the adventure of two cousins and their cool Charger

 
Peugeot iOn Now on Offer by Europcar
Peugeot iOn Now on Offer by Europcar

26 Aug 2011, 11:57 UTC / Europcar’s UK fleet has just expanded with the addition of the new Peugeot iON, the company announced today as a follow up to the announcement of the global partnership with PSA Peugeot Citroe...

 
Lotus Evora Offered as Hertz Rental Car
Lotus Evora Offered as Hertz Rental Car

25 Jul 2011, 19:45 UTC / Usually, when you think about renting a car, the first thing that comes to mind is a drive which is nothing short of dull. However, this isn’t always the case, as certain rental companies choo...

 
Opel and Europcar to Offer Ampera as Rental Car
Opel and Europcar to Offer Ampera as Rental Car

11 Jul 2011, 09:36 UTC / German auto brand Opel today announced it has partnered with Europcar to make the recently unveiled Ampera model available as a rental car throughout Europe by the end of 2011. Capitalizing on the A...

 
Automakers Say Recalled Rental Cars Go Unrepaired
Automakers Say Recalled Rental Cars Go Unrepaired

26 Feb 2011, 23:14 UTC / According to a recent Detroit News article, a number of auto officials from two US carmakers told federal regulators that tens of thousands of recalled rental cars sit unrepaired for months or even ...

 
NHTSA to Investigate Rental Cars Recall
NHTSA to Investigate Rental Cars Recall

23 Nov 2010, 15:47 UTC / The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened an investigation into how quickly rental car companies take vehicles scheduled for recall to be repaired. The probe is targeting...