The ride-hailing company aims to lure more drivers by giving discounts on gas and car rentals.
Technically Incorrect: Some of Hertz's NeverLost systems now have cameras and mics -- which the company claims it doesn't intend to use at this time.
Today's Google doodle celebrates the birthday of Heinrich Hertz, a German physicist who expanded the electromagnetic theory of light.
Customers will have a chance to rent and test-drive leading electric vehicles at certain Hertz rental locations, including two Marriott hotels in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Now in its fifth generation, the Hertz NeverLost system has evolved to include features such as a touch-screen interface and Internet-connectivity. We were tossed the keys to a Hertz rental vehicle and given the task of seeing if the system meets our expectations for a modern GPS device.
Hertz has added electric cars, such as the Mitsubishi iMiev and Nissan Leaf to its rental fleet, with electric bikes available too on hourly and daily rates.
We'd definitely get a heart-powered iPod--but only if it could skip a track every time our hearts skip a beat.
Our hearts leapt when we heard scientists are working on a way to power your iPod using power from your own heartbeat.
Rental car giant partners with Coda Automotive to augment its California rental fleet with 100 electric sedans that get up to 120 miles on a charge.
Now in its fifth generation, Hertz Rent-a-car's NeverLost GPS system has evolved into a much more usable device, including features such as a touch-screen interface and Internet-connectivity.