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National Car Rental

August 18, 2011 15:03 ET

National Car Rental Launches "One Two Free" Promotion for Emerald Club Members

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - Aug 18, 2011) - National Car Rental is launching its ninth annual One Two Free® Emerald Club promotion, providing registered Emerald Club members the opportunity to earn one free rental day for every two qualifying rentals (of two or more days) with National Car Rental. The promotion runs from Monday, Aug. 22 through Jan. 31, 2012.

"Our 'One Two Free' promotion is a great way for us to continue rewarding our loyal customers for choosing National for their business and leisure travel," said Rob Connors, assistant vice president for the National Car Rental brand. "Frequent business travelers can enroll and discover all of the benefits the Emerald Club has to offer."

To join National's Emerald Club, visit Enrollment is easy; there are no fees to join and new members can begin to enjoy faster service at airports, free upgrades and a choice of program rewards.

To be eligible for the "One Two Free" promotion, Emerald Club customers must register at There is no limit to the number of free days earned, and participating members can also earn a free rental day for referring a friend in addition to their standard program rewards for all rentals.

Emerald Club members can redeem "One Two Free" free rental days between Sept. 2, 2011 and June 24, 2012. Members can redeem up to three free rental days per redemption at any time, including weekends. In keeping with the speed and convenience of the Emerald Club rental experience, National notifies participants about their free rental days via email.

As the leader in convenient car rental for the frequent airport traveler, National helps time-sensitive customers significantly expedite the rental process. Emerald Club members can bypass the counter, choose their own vehicle, and simply drive away from the airport. When returning, members can take advantage of the "Drop & Go(SM)" service, which allows customers to drop off their vehicles without having to wait for a receipt. E-receipts are then sent to customers via e-mail.

The Emerald Club program also provides access to National's "Emerald Aisle," an exclusive section of the lot where members can choose any vehicle and pay the mid-size price, even for a vehicle that is full size or above. National has expanded to 62 Emerald Aisle locations in the United States and Canada, including the top 50 airports for business travel.

National was also given a "Leading Edge Award" by Executive Travel magazine as the top rental car service in the travel industry and received SmarterTravel's Editors Choice Award for its Emerald Club in 2010 and 2011 as the "Best Rental Car Loyalty Program."

About National Car Rental
Founded in 1947, National Car Rental is a premium, internationally recognized brand serving the daily rental needs of the frequent airport traveler throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. National -- which launched the car rental industry's first comprehensive frequent-renter program -- further expedites the rental process for Emerald Club members by offering counter bypass as well as convenient e-receipts.

Emerald Club was awarded a 2010 Business Traveler Innovation Award -- sponsored by the National Business Travel Association (NBTA) and The Wall Street Journal -- for expediting the travel process and enhancing convenience and efficiency. National has been the "Official Car Rental Company of the PGA TOUR and Champions Tour" since 1994, and its partnership with the PGA TOUR extends through 2011.

St. Louis-based Enterprise Holdings owns and operates the National Car Rental brand in North America. With annual revenues of $12.6 billion and more than 68,000 employees, Enterprise Holdings also operates, through its regional subsidiaries, more than 1 million cars and trucks, making it the largest and most comprehensive car rental service provider in the world measured by revenue, employees and fleet. National also is part of a global strategic alliance with Europcar, creating the world's largest car rental network. For more information about National, visit or This news release and other National Car Rental announcements are available at the Enterprise Holdings press room.

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    Meghan Maguire
    National Car Rental
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