Tag: car rental

Helping Travel Planning Clients Make the Most of Their Vacation Dollars

The time between Memo­r­i­al Day and Labor Day is one of the most pop­u­lar peri­ods of the year for trav­el. Accord­ing to Expe­dia data, the aver­age trip dura­tion in the sum­mer is two times longer than the rest of the year, mean­ing trav­el­ers are look­ing for their dol­lars to stretch even fur­ther for air­fare and lodg­ing.

Rental "Test Drive" Experience Highly Influences New Car Purchases

Con­sumers are more like­ly to pur­chase a new vehi­cle after rent­ing a car. Accord­ing to new Polk analy­sis, 1.2 mil­lion new cars (out of 11.4 mil­lion retail sales) were pur­chased by con­sumers with­in 180 days of rent­ing from an Enter­prise Hold­ings brand. Research indi­cates that many car rental cus­tomers are using their rentals to exper­i­ment with new makes and mod­els.