Avis Budget Group buys the car rental company Turiscar Group

Avis Budget Group has announced the purchase of Turiscar Group, a family car rental company in Portugal, with which it adds 3,000 vehicles to the company’s network in Portugal.

In this way, the mobility solutions company already has two brands in Portugal: Turiscar, a car rental service provider primarily for companies, including light commercial vehicles, and Turisprime, dedicated to rent for leisure and tourism.

«The catalog of both brands not only expands our Portuguese network, but increases our ability to address the needs of a wide variety of customers,» said Avis Budget Group president Mark Servodidio.

The acquisition, which comes after those of Morini in Italy and ACL in the United Kingdom, was formalized on October 3, 2018 and Turiscar Group employees will work under the direction of the company’s CEO in the Southern European region. Gianluca Testa.