SOURCE: The Hertz Corporation

July 18, 2007 16:10 ET

Hertz Offers Free Tank of Gas on Family Pack Rentals

Families Get Away With New Perks Including Spouses and Partners Driving Free

PARK RIDGE, NJ--(Marketwire - July 18, 2007) - Taking an end of summer family trip? Need a larger vehicle to get your kid back to college? Looking to leaf peep this fall? Hertz can help as traveling families are the focus of a new Family Pack Offer launching August 2, 2007 and available at all U.S. corporate airport locations for rentals through October 31, 2007. Among the family-friendly incentives are a free tank of gas, discounted rental rates and no extra driver charges for spouses or domestic partners. Offered on rentals of five days or longer, the Hertz Family Pack is available on family-sized cars classes -- full-size four door, premium and luxury vehicles, mid and full-size SUVs, and Minivans.

"As gas prices continue to hover around $3 per gallon, we're delighted to provide an added, attractive incentive for traveling families," said Frank Camacho, Hertz Staff Vice President, Marketing. "With Hertz's new Family Pack Offer, customers can still enjoy the pleasures of driving on a family vacations, without spending too much on gasoline."

To receive the Family Pack Offer promotional rates and benefits, renters must mention Rate Code FAMILY at time of reservation. The Family Pack Offer cannot be combined with any other promotion, offer or discount and is subject to availability. Advance reservations are required, and blackout periods may apply. The Hertz Family Pack Offer is redeemable at all corporate U.S. airport locations. Hertz age, driver and credit qualifications for the renting location apply and the car must be returned to the renting location.

Hertz, the world's largest general use car rental brand, operates from approximately 7,700 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.

* SIRIUS is a registered trademark of SIRIUS Satellite Radio, Inc.

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