Dallas, TX, August 14, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Drive America (www.driveamericaholdings.com) announces a new partnership with Advantage Rent A Car (www.advantage.com) to provide superior emergency roadside assistance services to its rental car customers.
This new partnership establishes Drive America as a significant service provider in the rental car industry. It allows Advantage Rent A Car to offer its customers roadside assistance services from a company with one of the largest and best managed service networks in the country. The roadside assistance program offers rental car customers complete roadside assistance services, from towing to changing flat tires and aiding drivers who are locked out of their vehicles.
“We are very excited about our new partnership with Advantage Rent A Car. Providing excellent customer service is a core value both of our companies share” says Thomas Boughton, President of Drive America. “And we believe that our network of towers and service providers is the best in the industry.”
“Advantage Rent A Car is committed to offering our customers ‘worry free’ travel by providing the very best roadside assistance,” said Mick Anselmo, Chief Operating Officer at Advantage. “With Advantage Rent A Car teaming up with Drive America, we now provide our customers with the largest and best managed road side service network in the country.”
Drive America is headquartered in Carrollton, Texas, and is one of the leading providers of roadside assistance to both wholesale and retail markets. Drive America Holding’s roadside assistance club, United States Auto Club, Motoring Division, Inc. (USAC/MD) has a 60-year history of operational excellence and a major focus on customer satisfaction in North America. USAC/MD is the only auto club provider in the United States and Canada to be certified by the International Organization of Standardization (ISO) 9001:2000.
Advantage Rent A Car is privately held by Denny Hecker Family Ventures, with executive offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and whose principal business location is in San Antonio, Texas. Advantage serves travel and leisure, lifestyle, business, government and insurance replacement rentals in more than 80 U.S. locations and 36 affiliates internationally. Advantage is America’s first major car rental company committed to going 100 percent green and providing environmentally conscientious travelers with a fleet of fuel efficient vehicles by the end of 2010. For a complete list of car rentals, locations, franchise opportunities, promotions and other information, please visit www.advantage.com.