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Dollar Rent A Car Launches German and Austrian Web Sites, Offers Customers Fully Inclusive Products

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Emily Gill, Dollar Rent A Car
918-669-2949
egill@dollar.com

Tulsa, Okla., March 1, 2001Dollar Rent A Car today launched two new Web sites, www.dollarrentacar.de and www.dollar.at, offering customers from Germany and Austria two prepaid fully inclusive rental car packages when traveling to the United States.

The sites’ offer secure transaction processing, providing customers with the convenience of prepaying online for their rental in Euros; as well as an immediate e-mail reservation confirmation, followed by a rental car voucher mailed directly to the customer’s address.

Dollar offers customers from Germany and Austria two fully inclusive rental car packages. The first package, the Super Spar Package, offers renters unlimited mileage, Loss Damage Waiver (LDW), and includes all tax and airport fees. The Super Inclusive Package includes all of the above items, plus no charge for additional drivers over 25 years of age, an initial tank of fuel (petrol) and a phone card.

“Dollarrentacar.de and dollar.at were created to complement Dollar’s existing United Kingdom site, www.dollar.co.uk,” Peter Guptill, Executive Vice President, Dollar Rent A Car Systems, Inc., says. “Launching the two new sites further expands our ability to reach and serve more of the European online market traveling to the United States.”

Other dollarrentacar.de and dollar.at sites’ features include special offers, destination features with location-specific information, weather and U.S. driving directions.

Dollarrentacar.de and dollar.at can also be accessed via Dollar’s main Web site, dollar.com.

About Dollar Rent A Car
Dollar Rent A Car, a subsidiary of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc., (NYSE: DTG), has approximately 430 worldwide locations in 26 countries, with a significant presence in Australia, Canada, the Caribbean and Latin America, including 260 locations in the United States. The company and its licensees have locations at most major airports across the nation, and a fleet of 78,000 vehicles. Through its alliance with Sixt rent a car, Dollar offers service in more than 25 additional countries covering Europe, the Middle East and Africa. DOLLAR worldwide headquarters is located in Tulsa, Okla. For additional information, the DOLLAR Web address is dollar.com.
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