SOURCE: The Hertz Corporation

December 05, 2007 13:30 ET

Hertz Offers Free Tank of Gas This Winter

PARK RIDGE, NJ--(Marketwire - December 5, 2007) - Customers getting ready for the holidays or a little post holiday escape who are looking to save some money should turn to Hertz as the Company is offering customers a free tank of gas on economy through full-size car rentals picked up December 6 through December 20, 2007 and, again, January 1 through 17, 2008.

"Gas prices have continued to increase, in many locales rising to $3 to $4 a gallon or more," commented Frank Camacho, Hertz Staff Vice President, Marketing. "With Hertz's free tank of gas offer, customers will have a little extra money for their trip knowing that Hertz is supplying the first tank of gasoline."

Available at participating U.S. and Canadian corporate airport and suburban locations for Leisure Rate rentals of economy through full-size cars, the free tank of gas offer requires a three-day minimum keep. To receive the free tank of gas for use with the rental, customers must mention Promotion Code (PC#): 113120 at time of reservation. The free tank of gas offer is not available on Contract, Tour and Insurance Replacement Rates; cannot be combined with any other promotion, offer or discount; and is subject to availability. Advance reservations are required, and blackout periods may apply. Hertz age, driver and credit qualifications for the renting location apply.

The Hertz Corporation, a subsidiary of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ), is the world's largest general use car rental brand, operating from approximately 7,900 locations in 145 countries worldwide. Hertz is the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 69 major airports in Europe, operating both corporate and licensee locations in cities and airports in North America, Europe, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand. In addition, the Company has licensee locations in cities and airports in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Operating one of the youngest fleets in the industry, Hertz is committed to offering its customers the most innovative products and services available that set it apart from its competition, including Hertz #1 Club Gold®, Hertz NeverLost® customized, in-car navigation system, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, and unique cars and SUVs offered through the company's Prestige, Fun and Green Collections. Hertz also operates one of the world's largest equipment rental businesses, Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation, offering a diverse line of equipment to customers ranging from major industrial companies to local contractors and consumers through more than 360 branches in the United States, Canada, France and Spain.

To make car rental reservations or for more information, customers can call their travel agent, or call Hertz toll-free at 1-800-654-3131. Information and reservations are also available on the web at www.hertz.com.

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