Continues Growth With Addition of Europcar

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

LONDON, June 9, 2011 -

- Europcar Becomes the Latest Supplier to Feature on
Award-Winning Car Hire Comparison Website

Europcar is the latest company to be included on the award winning car
hire ( comparison site,
strengthening the comparator's offering further and providing the widest
choice of rental prices in the market.

The leading car hire company in Europe, Europcar offers car
hire throughout the UK ( and Europe and was
awarded 'World's Leading Leisure Car Hire Company' at the 2010 World Travel
Awards, offering flexible pick up and drop off options, together with a broad
range of vehicles.

Europcar joins other car rental companies including Hertz,
Budget and Sixt on the website, underlining's reputation as the leading online car hire comparison

Gareth Robinson, Managing Director of, said: "Our
approach is all about delivering a fairer approach to price comparison for
both suppliers and customers, and with over 149,000 rentals booked through us
last year it's proving increasingly popular. The new partnership with
Europcar, one of Europe's best known brands, is another milestone in our
development, enabling our customers to search prices from major car hire
providers, together with smaller specialist suppliers." now compares deals from over 50 rental
companies including Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Holiday Autos and Sixt, in
over 15,000 locations worldwide.

Europcar is the European leader in passenger car and light utility
rentals, providing services in approximately 150 countries worldwide
including car hire in France, ( Italy and Spain.

For more information visit

About ( ( was launched in February 2003
and grew to become one of the UK's leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007 the company re-launched its site to create the first major online
price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology the ( site now searches up to 50
different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best
prices available in over 15,000 locations.

Websites searched include Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Ebookers, Hertz,
Holiday Autos, Opodo, Sixt and Thrifty, with the
( site quickly comparing prices and allowing
customers to refine their search by car type.

The ( site also features
over 5,000 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008 ( was voted Best
Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards, and in 2010 it was Highly
Commended in the Best Meta-search/Price Comparison category. To book or for
further information visit

Media Contact: Rachel Builder & Jenny White, Context, T: +44(0)1625-511966, F: +44(0)1625-511967, carrentals at

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