Fiat 500 hire from £12 a day

The perfect choice for short trips and city breaks

3rd March 2013 – Leading car rental company Budget today announces its Fiat 500 promotion*, allowing customers to hire the trendy model from as little as £12 a day.

Boasting a sunroof, cloth interior and an MP3 compatible radio and CD player, the funky Fiat 500 offers the perfect drive for every occasion; whether you’re looking for a short weekend away in the country or fancy a shopping spree with friends, with enough boot room to get your new purchases home safely.

The retro motor is available to hire from locations across the UK including Euston Station, Heathrow Airport, Leeds City Centre, Liverpool City Centre, Manchester City Centre, Newcastle City Centre and Edinburgh Airport. To celebrate this great deal, customers who take advantage of the offer will also get the chance to win an iPad mini by entering their details online**.

Kaye Ceille, Managing Director, Budget UK commented: “We’re committed to providing our customers with great savings on a number of vehicles. The hugely popular Fiat 500 is a fantastic compact car and we hope this offer will ensure our customers drive away in style this spring.”

To take advantage of this offer, customers are invited to book online at www.budget.co.uk/Fiat_500 or call 0845 544 3470.

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Notes to editors:

* Fiat 500 Offer:

- Price of £12 a day is based on a week rental of £84
- Offer is valid for bookings made until 30th April 2013
- Offer is for pre-paid online rentals only 
- Valid at participating locations only 
- BCD L2296000 must be applied to get the rate 
- The prepay price will automatically include the discount
- Some insurance are not discountable
- Offer is subject to availability
- Cancellation charges apply
- Normal rental terms and conditions apply
 
** iPad Competition:
- The prize is 1 iPad mini (value £269, no cash alternative offered).
- No purchase necessary.
- Entrants must be at least 18 years of age. 
- Entrants must provide a valid email address to receive email communications from Budget.
- Winner will be chosen at random and be notified via email by 31/05/13. 
- Budget reserve the right to amend or cancel the promotionwith no advance notice. 
- The promoter is Avis Budget UK Ltd.
- Only one competition entry per email. Any duplicates will be discarded.
 
Additional Information: 
For more information, please contact the Budget Press Office on 0207 025 6699 or budgetpressoffice@redconsultancy.com.
 
About Budget
Budget Car Rental is one of the world’s best-known car rental brands with more than 3,000 locations in more than 120 countries. Budget is an industry leader in providing vehicle rental services to value-conscious travelers and also operates the second-largest truck rental business in the United States, through a network of more than 2,100 corporate owned, dealer and franchised locations. Budget is owned by Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR), which operates and licenses the brand throughout the world.  For further information, visit www.budget.com.