Budget Car Rental expands presence in Argentina Budget Car Rental announced that it has expanded its operations in Argentina with the opening of three new rental facilities. The new locations include one at Ezeiza International Airport in Buenos Aires, another at Jorge Newbery Airfield and an off-airport location in Belgrano. Budget is owned by Avis Budget.
Avis Budget and Southwest sign multi-year partnership marketing agreement Avis Budget (CAR) announced that it has entered into an expanded, new multi-year partnership marketing agreement with Southwest Airlines (LUV) which will enable the company to promote Avis Car Rental, Budget Car Rental and Payless Car Rental offers, products and services to Southwest customers. As part of the new agreement, Avis, Budget and Payless will have advertising placement on the Southwest Airlines website as well as merchandising placement throughout the airline reservation process. The car rental brands will also be featured on airline confirmation pages and pre-trip emails to customers.