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NRL FANS SCORE WITH HERTZ Hertz sponsors match day at the Penrith Panthers

May 31, 2014 Corporate No Comments Email Email

The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world’s leading general use car rental brand, will soon celebrate their ongoing sponsorship of Penrith Panthers at the Hertz Match Day this Friday with fun races for fans.

image003 (2)Supporters attending the game will have the chance to win a range of prizes from Hertz, including a trip to Brisbane for the NRL State of Origin and signed memorabilia. The upcoming Hertz Match Day will see Penrith Panthers take on Parramatta Eels at Sportingbet Stadium, Penrith on Friday May 30th at 7:40pm.

Fans can test out their racing skills before the action starts on the field with arcade car racing machines provided by Hertz. Participants at the Penrith Panthers match can virtually race the Toyota 86, part of the Hertz Adrenaline Collection, to go into a free prize draw to win a trip for two people to the State of Origin third and final match in Brisbane on July 9th, with flights, two nights’ accommodation and basic car rental included. Terms and conditions will apply.

The award winning Toyota 86, which is available for hire at selected Hertz locations around Australia, will be on display alongside the car racing machines.

Hertz is also providing half time entertainment via the highly popular Travelling at the Speed of Hertz sack race. Teams of four will race other fans for their chance to win signed memorabilia and corporate box tickets.

“We love the Aussie enthusiasm for sports and are proud to be involved with the Panthers. In addition to the annual Match Days, we offer Panthers supporters 20% off car hire with Hertz all year round,” said Chris Rusden, Vice President, Hertz Australia and New Zealand. “We wish the Panthers the best of luck this season, and will be cheering them on from the sidelines.”

Following 10 years of local sponsorship of the Penrith Panthers, Hertz became the club’s national sleeve sponsor, with the Hertz logo featuring on the Panthers jersey throughout the 2013 and 2014 seasons.

Panthers fans will continue to enjoy a 20% discount off car hire with Hertz all year round by visiting

Hertz Australia offers a large fleet and number of locations nationwide. The fleet of specialty cars includes the Adrenaline Collection of heart-pumping vehicles and the Prestige Collection with luxury BMW vehicles. Other collections include the Fun Collection featuring Britain’s iconic and exciting Mini; the Green Collection with the fuel efficient Toyota Prius Hybrid; plus the Outback Collection comprising of the Toyota LandCruiser Workmate. The specialty collections add an extra dimension to Hertz’s fleet of well-maintained vehicles encompassing economy, intermediate and full-size models, as well as SUVs and commercial vehicles.

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