Articles By: Andy Mayer

Volvo jumps on electric bandwagon and will phase out petrol

Volvo jumps on electric bandwagon and will phase out petrol

July 18, 2017 10:01 am

The Chinese owner of Volvo Cars has announced that in two years time all models produced will be either electric or hybrid vehicles. Zhejiang Geely stated five models scheduled for release from 2019 onwards would be electric only. Three of […]

easyJet prepares for life after Brexit with Austria base application

easyJet prepares for life after Brexit with Austria base application

July 17, 2017 11:07 am

UK budget carrier easyJet has submitted an application for an Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) in Austria. Announcing news of the application, an easyJet spokesperson said the process was in its final stages and hoped the licence would be granted in […]

Chris Grayling announces budgets for village bypasses

Chris Grayling announces budgets for village bypasses

July 10, 2017 12:42 pm

The UK’s transport-secretary has announced the allocation of a budget which will give local councils the funds needed to build bypasses around villages, towns and traffic bottlenecks. Chris Grayling confirmed there would be £1 billion a year available for councils […]

Emirates adds new Dubai to Phnom Penh route to network

Emirates adds new Dubai to Phnom Penh route to network

July 7, 2017 11:49 am

Middle Eastern airline Emirates has just inaugurated a connecting route to two Southeast Asia capital cities. The new service linking Dubai to Yangon in Myanmar and Phnom Penh in Cambodia launched on 1 July. The service provides convenient connections for […]

Swimmer Dan Wallace banned after pleading guilty to drink driving

Swimmer Dan Wallace banned after pleading guilty to drink driving

June 30, 2017 11:52 am

British Olympic swimming ace Dan Wallace has been disqualified from driving for one year after being caught drunk driving. Appearing before Stirling Sheriff Court, the swimmer explained that when he was arrested in the early hours of 1 June he […]

Wizz Air expands network from London Luton Airport

Wizz Air expands network from London Luton Airport

June 28, 2017 11:58 am

Wizz Air has increased its routing options at London Luton Airport with the permanent redeployment of an Airbus A320. Basing the new aircraft at the UK airport has allowed it to launch three new routes as well as increase frequencies […]

RAC poll shows strong support for opening up motorways to learners

RAC poll shows strong support for opening up motorways to learners

June 21, 2017 11:26 am

A poll carried out by the RAC has found drivers strongly support removing the ban on learner drivers from driving on the UK’s motorways. The motoring organisation quizzed 2,000 drivers ahead of the release of a government survey on the […]

Heathrow Airport shames El Al as least eco friendly tenant

Heathrow Airport shames El Al as least eco friendly tenant

June 20, 2017 9:32 am

El Al has been labelled as the most environmentally unfriendly of the 50 carriers to land at Heathrow Airport. The London airport’s just launched Fly Quiet and Clean rankings show the national flag carrier of Israel was marked down as […]

New Apple iPhone feature will stop drivers using phones at wheel

New Apple iPhone feature will stop drivers using phones at wheel

June 13, 2017 9:21 am

A forthcoming addition to Apple’s iOS for iPhones will incorporate a feature which will block received messages and notifications when people are driving. A preview of the iOS 11 shows it is being built with a special Do Not Disturb […]

Etihad Airways scraps plans to launch budget carrier with TUI

Etihad Airways scraps plans to launch budget carrier with TUI

June 12, 2017 9:41 am

Etihad Airways has walked away from a long series of discussion with the TUI Group on launching a budget airline. Despite the fact the talks have been going on for months, Etihad’s negotiating team says it has pulled the plug […]

In the Press
  • The Sunday Post Martin Lewis of moneysavingexpert.com: Early booking using comparison sites including Carrentals.co.uk can slash up to 70%
  • The Daily Mail For the best deals, use price comparison websites such as Carrentals.co.uk.
  • The Daily Telegraph Check out car hire comparison sites such as Carrentals.co.uk to see the prices on offer at dozens of car hire companies.
*
*
*
carrentals.co.uk

Cookies on Carrentals.co.uk

Copyright 2003 ASAP Ventures Ltd

All rights reserved

Registered in England and Wales

Company number 4278063

Registered office address

1 The Square, Lightwater, Surrey, GU18 5SS