SOURCE: Avis Rent A Car System, LLC

Avis Rent A Car System, LLC

April 14, 2010 10:35 ET

Avis Recognized as Top Car Rental Brand for Customer Loyalty for 11th Consecutive Year

PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(Marketwire - April 14, 2010) -  Avis Rent A Car has again been named the leading car rental company in customer loyalty by the Brand Keys® Customer Loyalty Engagement Index. The annual study examined customers' relationships with 518 brands in 71 categories. This marks the eleventh consecutive year that Avis was recognized as the number one company in the car rental category.

"Avis continues to lead the drive towards excellence in the car rental industry," said Robert Passikoff, founder and president of Brand Keys, Inc. "Our research shows that customers give Avis high marks in areas such as brand reputation, customer service, reliability and safety. We commend Avis for their continued success in engaging these consumers and creating loyal customers."

"We pride ourselves on providing Avis customers with first-class service and products and services that make renting a car a time-saving and enjoyable experience," said Ronald L. Nelson, chairman and chief executive officer of Avis Budget Group, parent company of Avis. "We greatly appreciate that Brand Keys and our customers recognize the efforts made by Avis employees throughout the country."

For more information on the 2010 Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index, visit

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About Avis
Avis Rent A Car System, LLC and its subsidiaries operate one of the world's leading car rental brands, providing business and leisure customers with a wide range of services at approximately 2,200 locations in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Latin American / Caribbean region. Avis is one of the world's top brands for customer loyalty, ranking as the number one car rental company in the Brand Keys® Customer Loyalty Engagement Index for the past eleven years. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NYSE: CAR). For more information, visit