Avis India Launches its Mobile Application for Self & Chauffeur Drive Rentals

Available on iOS‘App Store’ and Google ‘Play Store’

Avis India, India’s leading mobility solutions provider has launched its Mobile Application (App) to enable Chauffeur Drive & Self Drive rentals in India.

 

The Mobile App available for Android and Apple users is a free interactive tool that allows travelers to make a reservation. The new application, available online through the iOS ‘App Store’ and Google ‘Play Store’ features multi-touch booking so customers can easily point and click on a vehicle for rent. Along with a simplified booking process the App has multiple features such as managing bookings, 24*7 Customer support, exploring latest offers, sharing with friends and family, etc.

 

Mr. Sunil Gupta, Managing Director & CEO of Avis India said “We’re always looking for ways to save our customers time and enhance the rental experience – and that starts with the reservation process. Soon the Avis India App will also power our international self-drive bookings to Avis worldwide network of 168 countries. The App will also enable chauffeur drive bookings to its large network of corporate customers.”

 

Avis India has also remodeled its current website www.avis.co.in and made it more user friendly.

 

“We use sophisticated telematics solutions to enable all cars to be available on a single web and mobile platform. The Mobile application becomes the navigation and key to your car once it has been booked.”, further added Mr Gupta.

 

About Avis

Avis Car Rental operates one of the world’s best-known car rental brands with more than 5,200 locations in more than 168 countries. Avis has a long history of innovation in the car rental industry and is one of the world’s top brands for customer loyalty. Avis is owned by Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR), which operates and licenses the brand throughout the world. For more information visit www.avis.com.


About Avis India

India’s leading car rental, leasing and fleet management provider, Avis India, is a joint venture between Avis Budget Group, Inc. and The Oberoi Group. Avis India has a fleet of more than 5500 premium cars across the country, with a network extending across 50 conveniently-located rental stations in 20 cities. Avis India has more than 3000 vehicles in operations under its car leasing business. For further information, please visit www.avis.co.in. The Oberoi Group operates 28 hotels and three cruisers in five countries under the luxury ‘Oberoi’ and five-star ‘Trident’ brands. For more information on The Oberoi Group, please visit www.oberoihotels.com

Avis in India is present at Agra, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, New Delhi, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, NOIDA, Pune, Rishikesh, Shimla, Trivandrum, Udaipur, and Vadodara.

“Woman’s Era 16th Mega Family Car rally”

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Woman’s Era 16th Mega Family Car rally, which took place on 11th September, 2016 at Tivoli Garden Chattarpur Delhi.  An annual sporting event for the family that was based on the time, distance and speed formula. The idea was to promote the togetherness in the family. They drive around Delhi on a fun and exciting route, in a monitored speed format. It was a Navigational Speed, Distance and Time Control Car Rally. It was differ from a race. The competitors in a rally had to find their way through the course using only Guiding Route Maps, given at the time of Flag-off to all participants.

Dressed in their Sunday best, it was a pleasure watching so many more women drivers ready to conquer the roads of Delhi with the winning spirit and some people wearing such amazing costumes to compete in the fancy dress competition.  People from all walks of life came forward to take part in the rally. From retired men and elderly women to students and homemakers to professionals and high-end fashionistas, the enthusiasm of the people was the main highlight of the rally.

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Shri Shyam Sharma (Mayor South Delhi), Kartar Singh Tanwar along with Divesh Nath, Editor & Publisher, Woman’s Era magazine and Director, Delhi Press flagged off and declared the car rally started. While speaking to the press Shri Shyam Sharma in his sporty attitude said, “Woman’s Era is doing great in the direction of promoting the women drivers and uniting the families by providing them with such a fun weekend out from stress”. Divesh Nath shared with the media how the whole idea of uniting families through a fun-filled weekend was discovered and he shed light on the rally being 100% secure as per safety as the participants are judged on three important parameters of time, distance and speed.

The Tivoli Garden sported a festive atmosphere with honking of cars, high pitched voices of children and women chit-chatting and receiving last minute instructions from their husbands. It provided the laughter and music that the participants have been witnessing each year since 2001.  Nearly 120 cars participated in the rally this year. For some first-timers, this was a time to meet new people and be part of a unique experience while for some veterans it was only to catch up and try to win that spot they missed last year.