In the press!

Lots has been happening at Europcar UK over recent years with events, new partnerships, awards and new product & service releases. Take a look at our press releases below and keep up to date with Europcar UK news, as it happens. For any UK media enquiries, please contact our UK press office at


2nd July 2024 - Europcar Turbo Charges EV Fleet for Insurance Sector - Europcar enhances offering for insurers targeting the EV market.


26th June 2024 - Europcar powers up for the Yorkshire Beast - providing support vehicle and sponsorship to keep the Enjoy Travel team on the road.
24th June 2024 - Europcar Turbo Charges EV Fleet - giving motorists more choice on their net zero journey and taking the stress out of battery charging.
11th June 2024 - North Beats South for Most Scenic Routes in the UK - Europcar survey reveals drivers' favourite routes are in Scotland, The Lakes, The Peaks and Northern Ireland.
10th June 2024 - Europcar launches EV Knowledge Hub - User guides and insights help new EV drivers and businesses dispel the myths of going electric.
6th June 2024 - Kevin Booker joins the Europcar EV Rally Team - Europcar adds world-record breaking EV champion to A-Z EV Rally team.


21st May 2024 - EV Barometer highlights disparity in attitudes to going electric - Quarterly results reveal how attitudes vary between private drivers and those who drive for work.
16th May 2024 - Europcar Official Mobility Partner for London to Brighton EV Rally - Europcar named as the Official Mobility Partner for the 2024 London to Brighton EV Rally, taking place on 22 June.


25th April 2024 - Europcar walks the talk to accelerate electric motoring - New report 'Plugged into Sustainability' highlights key landmarks in the company's own sustainability journey.
18th April 2024 - Europcar saves 76,000kg of CO2 with green parts - By reusing recycled vehicle parts from its rental and company car fleet in repairs.
8th April 2024 - Europcar Boosts Zero Emissions in Delivery & Collection Fleet - 25 MG4s added as Delivery and Collection 'runner' vehicles.


25th March 2024 - The kids are going green - Europcar research finds that 12-15 year olds are the most environmentally aware when it comes to small actions.
6th March 2024 - Van users can cut their carbon miles with the Mercedes-Benz eVito from Europcar - All electric vans available from Europcar locations near ULEZ and Clear Air Zones.
6th March 2024 - Europcar adds the Mercedes-Benz eVito to its commercial fleet - Popular electric van available to help UK businesses go green.
4th March 2024 - Europcar Becomes Official Vehicle Provider for 2024 EV Rally - Four vehicle team will also take part in the A-Z Rally from 1st - 5th July.


28th February 2024 - 72% of Brits are planning spring renovations - Europcar survey reveals a nation of up-cyclers and DIYers.
26th February 2024 - New Appointment - Business Development Director - Europcar signals commitment to Insurance sector with the appointment of Jonathan Brownhill, Business Development Director.
7th February 2024 - Europcar launches new long-term van hire solution - Innovative package combines the cost-certainty of leasing with the flexibility of rental, with rate stability for one or two years and a price capped third year if required.
7th February 2024 - Fleet drivers at risk from dangerous weather conditions in February - Europcar has asked people who drive as part of their job when travel policies their employer has in place when it comes to adverse weather conditions.
5th February 2024 - Europcar becomes exclusive vehicle rental partner for The EV Cafe - Gold partnership supports Europcar's commitment to providing customers with greater EV insight.
1st February 2024 - Trotters' Robin Reliant Names the Nation's Favourite Van - Europcar survey ranks consumers' favourite on screen vans.


10th January 2024 - Gary Smith returns to lead Europcar Mobility Group UK and Ireland - Europcar Mobility Group announces the return of Gary Smith as Managing Director of Europcar Mobility Group UK and Ireland.
3rd January 2024 - Europcar add MAXUS to its commercial fleet - The Deliver 9 model helps van users navigate ULEZ and Clean Air Zones without having to make long-term financial commitment.