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BMW Launches Flexible Mobility Program For i3 Electric Car

BMW Launches Flexible Mobility Program For i3 Electric Car

It's not a new idea, but it's one that carries a certain allure: Let the buyers of an electric car borrow a different vehicle for those few times a year when they need to travel long distances. Loaner programs have been offered by a number of electric-car makers, including Fiat for its 500e car in... read more

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Smart Electric Drive at Hertz Global EV rental launch, New York City, December 2010

Hertz Asks New Yorkers Where They Should Rent Electric Cars

New Yorkers are reputedly never shy to offer opinions, whether or not they've been asked for. Now Hertz is partnering with a NYC government outreach program to ask residents... read more October 25, 2012 by  0

Car2Go Smart ForTwo Electric Drive in San Diego

Car2Go: Electric Car Rentals Top 6,000 Registrations In 100 Days

Certain parts of the media would have you believe that slow electric car sales indicate that no-one wants to drive electric cars. Not so, says all-electric car sharing... read more March 12, 2012 by  6

Hertz Tests Evatran Wireless Electric Car Charging

Hertz Tests Wireless Charging For Electric-Car Rentals

Over the past year we’ve seen car rental firms like Hertz and Enterprise launch new schemes designed to give customers a hassle-free way of renting a plug-in car... read more February 9, 2012 by  5

Hertz electric-car rental press event, New York City, September 2010

Hertz Says 'We Need More Electric Cars' After Year Of Rentals

Hertz has now been renting electric and plug-in cars for almost a year, and the company has learned some lessons along the way. Among them: "We need more electric cars!"... read more October 17, 2011 by  9

Hertz electric-car rental press event, New York City, September 2010

Hertz, Marriott Bring Electric Cars And Hotels Together In San Francisco

Popular airport rental car firm Hertz has been working alongside Hotel chain Marriott for 30 years to unite weary travelers with a set of wheels while they’re away from... read more August 25, 2011 by  0

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Recycling Used Oil Into Fresh, Clean Oil: Enterprise Signs On

Over the years, the norms around what to do with used oil have changed. Used to be you tossed it down the nearest drain. Then came recycling. As energy prices soared, using... read more May 18, 2011 by  3

Hertz electric vehicle rental

Renting an Electric Car: When Is It Smart, When Is It Dumb?

One way for potential buyers to get familiar with electric cars is to rent one. Several rental companies, among them Enterprise, have announced plans to rent 2011 Nissan Leaf... read more April 1, 2011 by  4

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Rent A Tesla For $25/Hour, Just Plan Your Charging Carefully

The all-electric Tesla Roadster is probably the world's best advertisement for electric cars. While crude, cramped, and expensive, its 0-to-60-mph time of 3.9 seconds will... read more January 24, 2011 by  0

Smart Electric Drive at Hertz Global EV rental launch, New York City, December 2010

Hertz To Launch Electric-Car Rentals in NYC, Add Smart To Fleet

As it gears up to offer electric cars in selected rental fleets across the country, Hertz has dribbled out details of how its Global EV program will actually work. Today we... read more December 6, 2010 by  0

2011 Coda Sedan, final production version

Everybody Hertz Sometimes: CODA Lifts Mood With Rental Contract

You have to feel a little sorry for CODA automotive. A few months ago the Santa Monica firm was striding towards a December launch of its 2011 Sedan. Then as a prequel to... read more November 22, 2010 by  2

2011 Coda Sedan, final production version

Enterprise To Add 100 2011 Coda Sedans To Its Electric Car Fleet

Electric cars and the rental market seem made for one another. While you’re not easily going to be able to make huge long-distance family trips in an electric rental... read more October 11, 2010 by  1

Hertz electric-car rental press event, New York City, September 2010

Hertz To Rent Electric Cars Like Nissan Leaf In Selected Areas

Renting a car is one of the most common ways of driving a model you’re not familiar with. Now, as electric cars start to make their way into dealerships, they will be... read more September 30, 2010 by  2

2011 Nissan Leaf prototype

Can't Afford To Buy An EV? Rent a 2011 Nissan Leaf in January

As we speculated earlier this month, your first test drive in an electric vehicle might actually be in a rental car. Thanks to Enterprise and Nissan, you will now be able to... read more July 29, 2010 by  0

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Forget The Showroom, Your First EV Test-Drive Could Be A Rental Car

Imagine going on a  vacation to London, or Paris. You've just got over the jet-lag and are feeling like exploring the city.  You've done all the usual tourist activities... read more July 2, 2010 by  2


California Bill Seeks To Legalize Sharing Your Car For Cash

Ever loan your car to a friend for a day in exchange for a few bucks? Soon, that may not void your insurance and make you a criminal. At least in California. State... read more May 3, 2010 by  0


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