Hertz Celebrates One Year Anniversary Of 24/7 Vehicle Access In San Antonio
New Cars, Locations and Promotion Highlight Anniversary
PARK RIDGE, N.J., April 25, 2013
PARK RIDGE, N.J., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation is
pleased to celebrate its one year anniversary of providing San Antonio with
24/7 vehicle access with On Demand technologyand announces special promotions
through the end of April, including 20% off hourly rates at select locations
throughout the city and, in honor of Earth Day, 20% off daily rates on green
compact vehicles, EV and hybrid cars.
"The City of San Antonio has been an amazing partner over the past year and
we're pleased with the tremendous growth Hertz has experienced," commented
Jordan Reber, Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer, Hertz. "Working
together, we've been able to expand our footprint and establish new
partnerships throughout the city to make Hertz the fast and easiest program
Since launching in 2012, the program has exceeded the expectations for both
the City and Hertz. 24/7 vehicle access with Hertz has grown ten-fold, now
encompassing more than 40 vehicles including the Nissan LEAF electric vehicle,
21 new parking locations have been added to the program and membership has
grown 500%. Hertz provides 24/7 access to vehicles strategically located
throughout the city's downtown area, with no annual fees.
"The Hertz program has quickly become a popular, smart, new form of
transportation and provides our city's residents and visitors another
convenient option to get around in San Antonio," said San Antonio Mayor Julian
Castro. "We look forward to seeing this rapidly-expanding system grow even
more in the years to come."
In addition, Hertz is now available at all National Tire & Battery Auto
Centers throughout the city with onsite kiosks for instant enrollment and
rentals from National Tire's six stores and Hertz's neighborhood locations at
DeZavala Rd. and San Pedro Ave. South also have 24/7 vehicles available.
San Antonio residents, City employees and tourists can enroll online, reserve
cars which can be picked up from one of Hertz's convenient 24/7 location, and
experience the enhanced customer benefits offered by Hertz, including:
oNo membership, renewal, or late fees.
oAbility to earn Hertz Gold Plus Rewards™ Points, Hertz's free membership
rewards program that provides a wide range of flexible rewards including
Points that never expire, 'AnyDay' reward options with no blackouts, easy
online redemption, and international point accrual.
oA young fleet with the widest selection of vehicles.
oSimplified reservation process via hertz247.com or a customer's iPhone.
oUnparalleled Services including industry leading in-car technology,
including Hertz's award-winning NeverLost GPS in most vehicles, a
hands-free audio kit that connects to Hertz's in-house customer service,
and EZ Pass transponders in the Northeast.
o180 miles a day, fuel and insurance included in rates.
Hertz, the largest worldwide airport general use car rental brand, operates
from approximately 8,800 locations in approximately 150 countries. Hertz is
the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 111 major airports
in Europe. Hertz is an inaugural member of Travel + Leisure's World's Best
Awards Hall of Fame, was named by the magazine's readers' as the Best Car
Rental Agency, and was voted the Best Overall Car Rental Company in Zagat's
2012/13 U.S. Car Rental Survey. Products such as Hertz Gold Choice,
NeverLost(r), and unique cars and SUVs offered through the Company's
Adrenaline, Prestige and Green Traveler Collections, set Hertz. Hertz owns
the vehicle leasing and fleet management leader Donlen Corporation, operates
the hourly car rental service, Hertz 24/7 with On Demand technology, and owns
a leading North American equipment rental business, Hertz Equipment Rental
Corporation, which includes Hertz Entertainment Services.
For more information, visit www.Hertz247.com or www.Hertz.com. For more
information about San Antonio's car share program, visit www.sanantonio.gov.
SOURCE The Hertz Corporation
Contact: Paula Rivera, (201) 307-2824, firstname.lastname@example.org
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