Well-known US automotive rent firm Hertz has widened its enterprise community to incorporate a motorbike rent and tour service in Europe and the USA referred to as Hertz Rent.
It presents rent providers of a spread of BMW GS, RT and R nineT fashions in Spain, Portugal and France, with Italy to be added this 12 months.
Along with journey motorbike equipment firm Touratech AG of Germany, Hertz Experience additionally operates street and off-road excursions.
They provide as much as a dozen self-guided and guided excursions, from 4 to 9 days in Belgium, France, Italy, Morocco, Portugal and Spain.
Advertising spokesman Michael Pereira says it’s “not one other Hertz Assortment”.
“Hertz Experience was launched as a startup exercise impartial from the standard rent-a-car enterprise,” he says.
“The motorbike business and its set of values are indicative of an city tribe, a extremely emotional group engaged by means of its essential ardour.
“The understanding of this idea is essential to the success of this new enterprise for Hertz.”
Hertz Experience began in 2011 as a motorcycle assortment in Portugal solely. It was later registered within the USA and launched in Spain in 2015 after they signed an settlement with Touratech AG for cover elements and equipment.
In 2016, it was launched in France and this 12 months will prolong to Italy.
Michael says their plan is to to be the “greatest and probably the most profitable rent-a-bike and moto touring supplier on the planet”.
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Hertz historical past
Hertz started hiring vehicles in France in 1918 with a fleet of 12 Mannequin T Fords.
At the moment, The Hertz Company has company, licensee and franchise places in Australia, New Zealand, North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Africa and the Center East.