Rental car availability set to drop

The availability of rental cars could drop by up to 30 per cent over the summer months, impacting the tourism industry, according to providers in the sector.

21st February, 2009

The availability of rental cars could drop by up to 30 per cent over the summer months, impacting the tourism industry, according to providers in the sector.

Greg Turley, chief executive of Arguscarhire.com, said there would be a significant shortage of vehicles at Irish car hire firms over the busy holiday period later this year.

‘‘Our supply team have been talking to the different car rental companies in Ireland, and they all say there will...

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