American Car Rental Association:
The Voice of the American Auto Rental Industry
Dedicated to the betterment of the rental car industry by supporting and promoting sensible legislation that will benefit all its members.

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ACRA’s 4th Annual D.C. Legislative Conference

ACRA held it’s 4th annual D.C. Legislative Conference. It was a two day event that allowed its members to meet with senators, congressman, and their staffs on issues that affect the car rental industry.

ACRA’s 4th Annual D.C. Legislative Conference

ACRA invites all members, including associate certified vendors and car rental operators, to our 4th Annual D.C. Legislative Conference. This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to see how ACRA makes a difference for the car rental industry and to experience Washington, D.C. first hand with the assistance of seasoned lobbyists.

ACRA Partners with Goodyear to Provide Cost Savings to ACRA Members

The American Car Rental Association has partnered with Goodyear to provide a cost saving National Account tire purchase program to US ACRA members. No matter what size rental fleet, every US ACRA member can now purchase Goodyear, Dunlop and Kelly auto and light truck tires at discounted prices through authorized local Goodyear dealers across the US.

ACRA’s 3rd Annual D.C. Conference

ACRA invites all members, including associate certified vendors and car rental operators, to our 3rd Annual D.C. Conference. This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to see how ACRA makes a difference for the car rental industry and to experience Washington, D.C. first hand with the assistance of seasoned lobbyists.

ACRA Applauds Car Rental Recall Provisions in Highway Bill Conference Report

The American Car Rental Association (ACRA) commended the House and Senate conferees for including “The Raechel and Jacqueline Houck Safe Rental Car Act” in the federal highway bill conference report filed today. ACRA is a trade association representing 98 percent of the domestic car rental industry.

ACRA, Auto Safety Groups Support Car Rental Recall Bill

The safety of our customers is of paramount importance to the members of ACRA. New federal legislation would implement nation-wide recall policy.

ACRA Welcomes New Board Members

The ACRA board of directors voted unanimously for the following nominees to join the ACRA Board of Directors: Michael DeLorenzo, Monty Merrill, and William N. Plamondon, III. Mike DeLorenzo and William Plamondon are new board members and will begin serving a three year term immediately. Monty Merrill will be serving out Gil Cygler’s term until […]

Thank You and Farewell to Board Member Gil Cygler

ACRA bids farewell to Board Member Gil Cygler. Executive Director Sharon Faulkner recounts her experiences working such a trusted and valued member of the car rental community.