Hertz is determined to solve this problem and is now running an online check in service.
This enables you to avoid the form-filling that’s usually required when you pickup a hire car. Instead, you can logon to Hertz’s secure website and provide all of this information before you get the car – whenever is convenient to you.
To help promote this service, Hertz is giving away a fantastic £1,689 Panasonic Toughbook Executive CF-W8 laptop computer to one lucky customer. All you have to do to have a chance of winning is use Hertz’s online check in service between 1st January 2009 and 31st January 2009.
The Toughbook laptops have been specially designed withstand the ups and downs of life and can survive drops of up to 76cm without damage. The CF-W8 comes complete with an Intel Centrino 2 processor, wireless, 12.1″ LCD screen, 120GB hard drive and DVD multi drive, according to Hertz.