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 February 25, 2004 1st Birthday Offers

 Join in 1st birthday celebrations with a 10% discount available on all cars booked online through by midday on 30 April 2004. All bookings made by this date will be entered into a prize draw to win one of 20 award winning Rio Nitrus MP3 players. The offer is in addition to the £10 discount for all online bookings available through carrentals.

Launched in February 2003, is gaining popularity for its discounted prices and easy online booking. The company is already receiving up to 12,000 visitors per day to the site, resulting in over 350,000 visitors in January 2004, with numbers continuing to rise.

Managing director Doug Scott, said: " has had an incredible first year and we wanted to celebrate this success with our customers. More and more people are choosing to book with us for their leisure and business travel both in the UK and overseas, reflecting our growing reputation as a leading online car hire broker."

Recent research from "HITWISE", the Internet research and analysis specialist, listed as the seventh most visited car rental website in the UK. In addition, the report places carrentals in the top 75 most visited travel and transport sites in the UK, ahead of established companies such as Alamo Rent-a-car, Lufthansa, United Airlines and Brittany Ferries.

The 10% birthday discount is available across all of the 4,000+ destinations offered by, including South Africa, New Zealand, Florida, Ireland, the UK, France, Spain and Greece.

Travellers booking with can choose from a range of cars to suit their requirements - Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Full Size, Performance, Luxury and Minivan, all with the 10 per cent discount available. also features over 3,000 links to useful tourism information sites, plus over 2,700 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format. There are also tips and advice on issues such as driving in a foreign country, safety and road laws. operates through agreements with all of the major car hire companies including Alamo, Hertz, Budget, Dollar, Thrifty and Europcar, providing reliable vehicles at discounted prices.

To take advantage of this offer and be entered into the Rio Nitrus prize draw visit and book by midday on 30 April 2004.