|Parsippany, NJ Apr 24, 2007 - Avis Rent A Car System, LLC today announced a new promotion that will reward customers with a pair of Yankees tickets when they rent for 14 days or longer from local Manhattan and Brooklyn Avis locations. The ticket giveaway program begins on rentals starting April 23 and continues while supplies last. As the Official Rental Car Company of the New York Yankees, this promotion is one of many activities planned for the 2007 season to promote Avis and the Yankees in the New York metropolitan area.
"Avis is pleased to offer our customers the chance to win tickets to see the legendary New York Yankees," said Becky Alseth, senior vice president of marketing for Avis Budget Group, Inc., parent company of Avis. "This is just one more way that 'We Try Harder' to reward our loyal customers with programs that enhance the rental experience."
To qualify for the free ticket promotion, renters must have a valid Avis Wizard number and use it at the time of rental. Customers may obtain a wizard number at www.avis.com/baseball. Rentals must be 14 consecutive days or longer and start on April 23, 2007 or after. Offer is valid at Avis locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Rentals at the New York metropolitan airports do not qualify. Rentals are tracked using the renter's Wizard number. Upon completion of the qualifying rental, Avis will select the tickets and mail them to the renter within 30 days of the last day of the rental. To make a reservation or to learn more about the promotion, visit www.avis.com/baseball.
Avis Rent A Car System, LLC and its subsidiaries operate one of the world's leading car rental brands, providing business and leisure customers with a wide range of services at more than 2,000 locations in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Latin American / Caribbean region. Avis is one of the world's top brands for customer loyalty, ranking as the number one car rental company in the 2006 Brand Keys® Customer Loyalty Index. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NYSE: CAR). For more information, visit www.avis.com.