TULSA, Okla., Jan. 8 // PRNewswire-FirstCall // -- Dollar Rent A Car, a subsidiary of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: DTG), is celebrating the New Year and the launch of the newly-revised DOLLAR.com web site with a special sweepstakes. Now through January 31, 2008, DOLLAR(R) will award daily prizes of a free week of car rental in the U.S. -- up to 31 chances in all.
In addition, one lucky winner will also receive a Grand Prize of 250,000 Delta SkyMiles, a $1,000 Best Western gift certificate and a free week of car rental from any Dollar Rent A Car location in the U.S. It's all in celebration of the newly redesigned features and tools of DOLLAR.com.
"We want to get the New Year off to a great start, and that means driving business to our flagship DOLLAR.com web site," said Brian Carpenter, vice president of sales, marketing and advertising. "By logging on to the new site, customers can check out the easier reservation process on DOLLAR.com, not to mention more special rate offers and an enhanced vehicle display. As always, DOLLAR.com is the home of our lowest rates, guaranteed."
Each daily winner selected during the sweepstakes entry period will receive one free week of car rental for pickup in the U.S. at the DOLLAR location of their choice for an economy, compact, intermediate, full-size vehicle or minivan, subject to availability and certain blackout periods. Dollar features quality products of the Chrysler Corporation like the Dodge Caravan and other fine cars.
No purchase is required to enter the sweepstakes. Winners must be at least 21, a U.S. resident, have a valid U.S. driver's license and meet certain car rental requirements. Daily prize winners are eligible to win the Grand Prize. The sweepstakes ends January 31, 2008.
To enter, visit DOLLAR.com and follow the sweepstakes entry instructions on the website. Winners of the daily prize will be randomly drawn from among all entries received by 5 p.m. CST that day. Non-winning entries will remain eligible for all future drawings. Entries are limited to one per person. Other restrictions may apply. Additional details about the contest and the Official Rules are available online at DOLLAR.com.
About Dollar Rent A Car
Dollar has more than 535 worldwide locations in 48 countries, with a significant presence in Canada, the Caribbean and Latin America, including more than 250 in the United States. Dollar serves the value-conscious traveler and is a subsidiary of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company headquartered in Tulsa, Okla. For additional information, visit http://www.dtag.com or http://www.dollar.com.
SOURCE: Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc.