SOURCE: The Hertz Corporation

November 27, 2007 16:00 ET

Hertz Makes Booking Rental Cars Fun, Easy and Rewarding

Teams Up With United Airlines to Reward Customers With 25 Million Mileage Plus Miles

PARK RIDGE, NJ--(Marketwire - November 27, 2007) - The Hertz Corporation today announced a promotion that rewards customers by giving away 150,000 United Mileage Plus miles a day, with more than 25 million Mileage Plus miles to be awarded over the next five months.

The promotion, "The Road to Multi-Million Mileage Plus Miles" Instant Win Game and Sweepstakes, runs through March 14, 2008, and will award the Mileage Plus miles to a total of 254 lucky winners.

The promotion consists of daily prizes of 100,000 and 50,000 Mileage Plus miles, 10 prizes (two per month) of 500,000 Mileage Plus miles and 2 Grand Prizes of One Million Mileage Plus miles.

"The businesses of Hertz and United are closely interrelated," noted Frank Camacho, Staff Vice President of Marketing for Hertz. "The customers that we share are some of the travel industry's most valuable and loyal. We thought it was a great time for us to provide additional rewards to our special customers, and inject some additional fun into it with these exciting games and drawings."

"We are pleased to give our members an opportunity to win Mileage Plus miles," says Robert Sahadevan, United Airlines vice president - Mileage Plus. "We will continue to provide our customers the best frequent flier program that rewards their loyalty with benefits they value. We have a strong partnership with Hertz and look forward to building upon it with this promotion."

Customers can enter the Sweepstakes by booking and renting a Hertz car online via a link from or at, and returning it during the promotion period. Entry may also be made without a purchase. Complete rules are available at Every day throughout the promotion period, one person will win a Daily Sweepstakes Prize of 100,000 Mileage Plus miles -- enough miles for two unrestricted round trip tickets anywhere United flies in the continental United States. Every month, two lucky Monthly Sweepstakes Prize winners will each receive 500,000 Mileage Plus miles, and finally, two Grand Sweepstakes Prize winners will each receive One Million Mileage Plus Miles.

As an added bonus, there will also be a Daily Instant Win Prize of 50,000 Mileage Plus miles which will be awarded to one lucky winner each day when they play Hertz's Cool Games feature at

In addition to the promotion and featured games, the website ( will have links to special offers available for Hertz and United Mileage Plus members.

About The Hertz Corporation

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. Product and service initiatives such as Hertz #1 Club Gold®, NeverLost® customized, onboard navigation systems, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, and unique cars and SUVs offered through the company's Prestige, Fun and Green Collections, set Hertz apart from the competition. 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 For information on Hertz Equipment Rental, visit the company on the web at

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