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Dan Grossman has been a trailblazer in the shared mobility industry, and his tenures as VP at Zipcar, COO at GM’s Maven, and CEO at Ford owned Chariot have contributed to the growth the industry is seeing today.

1 week, 2 days ago
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The $900 billion pandemic relief/economic stimulus package includes MAG relief, potential CERTS grants, and another PPP loan opportunity for smaller car rental companies. ACRA also announces new members.

1 week, 2 days ago
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Total fleet sales for the entirety of 2020 — which is comprised of commercial, rental, and government sales — came in at 1,684,879 units.

1 week, 6 days ago
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Kyte’s monthly revenue has grown 400% since March. The company intends to expand its app-based rental system soon into Washington, D.C.

2 weeks ago
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In 2019, over 2.5 million people traveled on Christmas Day. 

2 weeks, 1 day ago
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According to airport officials, car rentals have decreased by about 80%.

2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Cox Automotive has acquired fleet mobile maintenance provider Dickinson Fleet Services to bolster the capabilities and geographic reach of its nationwide Pivet fleet services marketplace, and focus on powering a fleet future that is dependent on mobile maintenance and repair services.

2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Tracking the condition of vehicles is critical for automotive rental businesses but it can also be time consuming and fraught with complexity when carried out using paper-based systems. That’s all set to change, however, with the introduction of M INSPECT, a vehicle inspection app for use on smartphones…

2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Our test of the new F-150 PowerBoost netted an extraordinary 19.2 average mpg with a 1,732-lb. payload and 25.1 mpg without. Adding PowerBoost’s 12,700 lbs. of max towing, is it blasphemy to finally turn our backs on diesel for true work applications?

2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Impala Car Rental CEO Thompson Dondo, who died of apparent renal failure, had refused a court order to turn over GPS tracking data on a customer who rented a vehicle used in an abduction and torture.

2 weeks, 2 days ago
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CEO Andre Haddad is undecided on whether to raise capital through a traditional IPO or a special-purpose acquisition (SPAC).

2 weeks, 3 days ago
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There was a significant drop in sold volume (both month-over-month, and year-over-year) in wholesale channels from September to November of 2020.

3 weeks ago
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Volume-weighted, overall car and truck segments both experienced continued softening in values to round out the last full week of 2020, but are higher than seasonal averages of the previous three years.

3 weeks ago
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Market watchers are pegging Avis Budget Group’s recent stock spike to the vaccine rollout. They cite the company’s ability to adjust fleet to demand, its solid financial position regarding fleet debt, and its success in removing $2.5 billion in costs for 2020.

3 weeks, 1 day ago
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James Adams, an industry-experienced leader and proven e-commerce expert, is taking over this position and with it the management of the newly formed "E-Commerce & Revenue Management" unit, which covers e-commerce, pricing and yield management, and advanced profit and AI.

3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Hertz's closure at three Wyoming airports has put 11 people out of work.

3 weeks, 1 day ago
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This app will provide opportunity for Tasmanians to make their vehicles available to visitors, subject to meeting vehicle requirements and checks.

3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Through its new Rent & Drive program, the Italian lifestyle brand is renting 16 classic cars, including a 1956 Mercedes-Benz 200 SL Gullwing, 1961 Maserati 3500 GT Vignale Spider, and a 1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso.

3 weeks, 1 day ago
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The first proposal would allow car rental companies to temporarily disable a driver’s knee bolster air bag to enable the installation of hand controls. The second allows a waiver for installation of a rear-mounted wheelchair transporter that could block rearview cameras.

3 weeks, 1 day ago
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The family-owned independent, an affiliate of Nextcar, runs a shuttle from its off-airport location directly to the airport terminals.

3 weeks, 2 days ago
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