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October 11, 2017
Sixt Expands Miami Airport Location

Sixt has launched a newly-expanded space at its Miami Airport location. The location now has 10 customer service counters and other features include a new TV monitor system and an area to charge electronic devices.



Used Vehicle Prices Expected to Rise Until End of Year

Wholesale used vehicle prices rose 2.77% in September on a month-over-month basis, which drove Manheim’s Used Vehicle Value Index up 6.3% from a year ago to 134.9, marking five months of consecutive growth.


Avis Budget to Announce Third Quarter Results

Avis Budget Group Inc. plans to report its third quarter 2017 results after the market close on Monday Nov. 6.





Groupe PSA Launches Mobility Brand in Seattle

With the app, Free2Move allows users in Seattle to compare the location, characteristics, and operating costs of available transportation options, including offerings from car2go, Zipcar and TravelCar.



Green Commuter Deploys Electric Carsharing Service in LA

Green Commuter has launched the first open all-electric carsharing service in Los Angeles. The vehicles are available to rent to the public through the Green Commuter app.


Hertz Giveaway Offers Chance to Win 1M Rewards Points

Hertz Gold Plus Rewards members can participate in the Great Gold Giveaway for a chance to win 1 million Gold Plus Rewards points. These points can be redeemed for up to four years' worth of free rental days.


Ridecell Launches Autonomous Operations Platform

Ridecell Inc., a carsharing and ride-hailing provider, has announced the public availability of its autonomous operation platform as well as its acquisition of Auro, a developer of autonomous vehicle technology.


JUCY RV Rentals Appoints General Manager

In this newly created role, Hiron Menon will oversee all of JUCY’s U.S. operations and marketing functions.

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