Car Rental and Rail Pulse: News and Notes for Week of June 29, 2016
National Car Rental Offering Road to the Ryder Cup Sweepstakes
Uber Enticing New Drivers by Offering Short-Term Auto Rentals
Rocky Mountaineer Offering Early-Bird Bonus for 2017 Bookings
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Avis Car Rental has announced that Avis Antilles (Martinique and Guadeloupe) has been named "Licensee of the Year" for Latin America and the Caribbean. Avis Antilles received the award at the 2016 Avis Licensee Awards for Latin America and the Caribbean at an event held in Grand Cayman.
In an expansion of the Chicago Union Station, Amtrak has announced it has doubled the space and added many new amenities for customers who are traveling in Sleeping cars or in Business class, as well as Select Plus and Select Executive Amtrak Guest Rewards members.
With summer travel season in full swing, Lyft has listed all of the airports in which it offers service in the United States. For a full list, check Lyft’s official website.
To prepare for the rush of summer travelers, Amtrak and the Michigan Department of Transportation will suspend scheduled track improvement for this summer’s two big holiday weekends, Independence Day and Labor Day.
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