First Car Rental powers Good Fellas’ chauffeurs

First Car Rental‘s partnership with Good Fellas means its customers are covered by Good Fellas’ and can use their services wherever they may be. This is just one way that First Car Rental is putting the fun back into car hire. Good Fellas’ chauffeurs are permitted to drive First Car Rental vehicles without prior notification. Good Fellas is a nationwide chauffeur service that provides renters with a responsible and...

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First Car Rental grows fleet with 3 new models
Jul25

First Car Rental grows fleet with 3 new models

First Car Rental has added three new vehicle models to its car hire fleet, giving customers an even greater choice when hiring a car. The new models are: Suzuki Splash – Group A The Suzuki Splash is a compact city hatchback powered by a 1.2-litre petrol engine developing 63kW at 6000rpm. It has excellent fuel economy, at 5.6 litres per 100km. Safety and security features include dual front airbags, ABS brakes and key operated...

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Avis Van Rental sponsors Old Mutual joBerg2c
Apr20

Avis Van Rental sponsors Old Mutual joBerg2c

The 2016 Old Mutual joBerg2c is renowned as one of the most grueling yet spectacular mountain bike events on the sports calendar, and Avis Van Rental, are once again the proud transport support partner for the sixth consecutive year. The Old Mutual joBerg2c sees participants riding for 900km through South Africa’s four provinces, touring from the city to the sea starting on 22 April in Heidelberg and concluding nine days later on the...

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Avis appoints new Executive Commercial
Apr07

Avis appoints new Executive Commercial

Avis Budget southern Africa has announced its recent appointment of Rebone Motsatsi as Executive Commercial for Avis Budget southern Africa. Rebone replaces Slade Thompson, who has been appointed as Executive: Sales in the Avis Fleet team. Rebone, an Industrial Engineering graduate from the University of Johannesburg, is an experienced Executive with more than 15 years’ work experience; with 10 years being in senior management...

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Avis saves 148m litres of wash bay water
Mar17

Avis saves 148m litres of wash bay water

Leading car rental company, Avis is fast advancing the movement, encouraging a longer term water efficiency ethic in its business, In the 2015 financial year, Avis saved more than 148 million litres of water by harvesting water in their wash bays at Avis Head Office, Cape Town International, King Shaka International and Port Elizabeth Airports. This sees an increase of approximately 32 million litres of water saved year on year.  For...

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FlightSiteAgent banks R80m/year
Mar15

FlightSiteAgent banks R80m/year

Three years ago, the country’s first GDS-free online travel provider for ITCs, FlightSiteAgent – a division of online travel agency FlightSite – launched. Offering members who don’t necessarily have prior travel experience access to competitive air, hotel, car and bus fares to sell onto family and friends at a markup, since 2013 it’s doubled its turnover every year and today reports that its 500 active agents make 125...

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