Europcar Australia has expanded its fleet by
adding the versatile Hyundai i30 to its intermediate range of hire
The 5-door hatch features a 2.0 litre petrol
unit delivering a healthy 105kW at 6000 rpm whilst also being fuel
efficient using 7.6 litres per 100km and emitting 182 grams of
carbon dioxide per km.
Ashley Jurberg, group
marketing manager for Europcar Australasia, said, “The Hyundai i30
complements our existing fleet well.
“Our customers have become more
environmentally conscious and this has created an
increase in demand for more environmentally friendly
vehicles like the Hyundai i30.
“It has a good record in
reliability and safety and is also roomy and comfortable.”
In Australia, Europcar has a partnership with
non-profit environmental conservation organisation Greenfleet.
Through a carbon neutralisation program 17 trees are planted for
each new vehicle added to Europcar’s fleet and customers can elect
to make a donation each time they hire a vehicle.
company also recently introduced the popular
Audi A3 Sportback 1.9 TDi
e model which combines fuel efficiency with dynamic performance
from a range of hi-tech engineering refinements.
Europcar will also become one of the first major car hire companies in
Australia and New Zealand to add
electric powered vehicles to its
fleet. Customers will be able to rent an electric powered Nissan
vehicle from selected outlets as early as next year.
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