Europcar, the European car rental leader and a key player in sustainable development in its sector, is highlighting its fleet of green cars by creating a dedicated eco-friendly section on its website: www.europcar.com
Europcar has launched its new year sale with a whopping up to 50% discount on UK car hire in January 2010. With free delivery on hires of 2 days or more, a quick escape in a hire car for a new year bargain break or a larger vehicle for a splurge at the sales is easy and doesnt have to break the bank.
With BA staff voting to strike over Christmas, Europcar, the UKs leading vehicle hire company is increasing its fleet availability at all key airports and cities across the UK over the holiday period to help cope with the anticipated demand from travellers who had planned to take internal flights. However, the company is warning motorists to get booked up early as demand for vehicles across the whole of the vehicle hire market is expected to exceed supply if the BA strikes go ahead.
Whilst the UK has become a nation of keen recyclers, Government campaigns and developments from motor manufacturers have failed to make as much impact when it comes to the environment and motoring. In the annual Europcar Observatory, an independent survey covering 7 countries in Europe and over 5000 drivers, 45% of Brits said they have changed the way they drive to save the environment, compared to 54% in Europe. Brits arent quite as switched on to green driving as their European cousins.
The recession has forced a change in driver behaviour according to a new survey from Europcar, the UKs leading vehicle hire company. And with winter on the doorstep when reliability becomes even more important, drivers are turning to vehicle hire for long journeys and breaks away to bring peace of mind and reduce wear and tear on their own cars.
At the 2009 World Travel Awards ceremony on 8th November in London, Europcar was named Worlds Leading Car Rental Company, following its title of Europes Leading Car Rental Company in Portugal on 17th October.
Touring the highlands of Scotland in a prestige car is an experience to be relished and with the opening of Prestige from Europcar at Inverness Airport, residents and visitors alike can indulge in the ultimate Scottish road trip. Whether its an Audi TT, Mercedes CLS or something to cope with any forecasts of snow, such as the majestic Range Rover Vogue, Prestige from Europcar, lets customers indulge in a slice of the high-life. And, in addition, Prestige from Europcar is offering savings of up to a third on bookings this November from all Prestige locations.
With fuel prices reaching their highest levels since the start of the year, Europcar, the UKs leading vehicle hire company is urging drivers to ease off the pedal and consider its tips for fuel frugal driving.
Europcar, the UKs leading vehicle hire provider is offering families its top tips for keeping boredom at bay this half term. Catriona Lougher, Marketing Director said: Huddling in the car out of the wind and rain is not everyones idea of a perfect holiday and can give rise to frayed tempers and frustrated kids. But with the right clothing to brave the elements and some games up your sleeve to see through the worst downpours, a bit of wind and rain can actually be quite exhilarating.
Europcar, the European leader in car hire, has launched a customised online reservation tool for customers of its hotel partner, Accor. A facility previously only offered with airline bookings is now available for Europes leading hotel group and its 4,000 hotels worldwide.