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Car Rental Express

What is Car Rental Express?

Car Rental Express (CRX) is the only car rental website on the Internet that is dedicated to Independent agencies, local operators and mid-tier franchises. CRX agencies are presented over the Internet to a global renter base and there are 100,000s visitors to the site each month.
logo (CRX) is developed in-house by ExpressITech and powered by the Revolution™ Reservations. The site was entirely rebuilt and relaunched in June 2010. Getting your company listed on Car Rental Express is easy! Our web browser based user interface, Reservation Manager makes it easy to enter agency vehicles and rate data. Compatibility with your existing RMS is an option. There are no additional software start-up costs.

Once your vehicle inventory and company data are entered in Revolution™ Rental Center; it is almost effortless to activate it on your own private website too. For as little as $125 to $200 per month, you can subscribe to Revolution™ Rental Center Private Label and enable real-time reservations on your prorietary website.

Low, Low Reservation Fees

You pay only low percentage costs of revenue for booked reservations. Why are these service costs so low, compared to other travel sites? We value our long term client base, of more than 400 car rental agencies, built over a decade. Setup at CRX is FREE*, given active agency participation.

What is the CRX Program?

As a participant in the CRX Program, your company will be promoted at in several ways:

  • Rate Search – Vehicles are found by date and city or airport
  • Rental Center – Your agency profile, fleet and policies, as well as all rates available for online booking
  • Renter Ratings – confirming service and building confidence in your agency
  • Discounts or coupons – special offers to draw renters to your agency
  • Manager – handy browser based access to your setup & reservation reports
  • Pro eVox Images – first class images of all vehicles
  • Support and new releases – free email support and new feature releases

    If you want to showcase your vehicles at CRX, which offers all those great online presentation and rental features, sign up now. For more information on Features and Pricing, continue reading below.

    CRX Rate Search

    The CRX Rate Search matches a renter’s travel dates and locations to your available vehicle inventory. Search results list your best three prices by vehicle class, along with those of other agencies. When the renter clicks on your vehicle listing, they are directed to your Rental Center so they can complete their reservation.

    CRX Rental Center

    The Rental Center is a feature-rich set of web pages co-branded with your company’s name and logo. The following Revolution™ Reservations Core Modules are displayed to the renter: Rental Center, Locations, Vehicles, and Specials. Also, an Agency Profile page highlights specific information relating to your company such as its history, special services, fleet, and more.

    Renter Rated Comparisons

    renter-rated-logoThe Renter Ratings at (CRX) are a powerful way for renters to gain confidence in your agency. After each rental, each renter may complete a short survey and offer comments that are posted on-line, regarding their rental experience. Renter Ratings are prominently displayed in rate search result listings and in your rental center. If you maintain a four star or better rating, this can really boost business.

    CRX Discounts, Specials and Coupons

    The Discounts section of the CRX site lists your company�s specials, discounts and coupons in a city-specific directory. Renters love discounts, even if it only 5% off on their birthday. You must be seen on the coupon pages to get the most rentals possible at CRX.

    Reservation Manager

    Reservation Manager is the user interface that you use to enter and manage all vehicle and rate data presented on CRX. It is a web browser-based system, allowing you easy access to change your agency data in real-time, 24/7 every day of the year. Manager includes comprehensive reporting tools for visitor, reservation, inquiry and rate quote statistics. These are some of the best reports in the rental business, showing results at all locations.

    Pro Vehicle Image Gallery

    Pro Images are included in Revolution™ Rental Center Car Rental Express services, and are recommended for use on your proprietary website, if your purchase Revolution™ Rental Center private label Core or Pro.

    Images are showroom quality, late model, and cover all makes, model and colors! These professional images show your fleet to the best advantage and will increase rental conversions. Learn more about the Pro Image Gallery.

    Getting Started

    The CRX Program is the easiest and most effective way to gain access to the lucrative market of online renters who use the Internet for their travel needs.

    Features and Pricing
    Reservation Charge 16.25% of revenue (20% no show ok). effective rate of 13.0% of revenue
    Inquiry Charge $5.50 / email inquiry
    Flat Fee $39 / month
    Pro Vehicle Image Gallery
    Core Modules (Rental Center, Vehicles, Locations, Rental Policies)
    CRX Rate Search
    Agency Profile Page
    Discounts, Coupons
    Renter Rated Index
    Reservation Manager Data Entry & Reports

    Now that you know more about, powered by the Revolution™ Reservations, we invite you to

    * Setup is FREE, with active participation by agencies and covers most typical scenarios. (In the event of long agency delays, or agency caused restarts in the process, free setup may no longer be practical.)

    Try Revolution - Sign up for a 14 Day Trial!Sign up for the CRX Program and you will instantly gain access to Reservation Manager, where you can begin to set up your vehicle inventory and company information. Learn more about the Revolution™ Reservations or take a test drive with a 14 Day Trial

    Need more information about the CRX program, the Revolution™ Reservations, or Private Label website integration of the system? Contact us.

    ExpressITech reserves the right to limit the number of CRX participants in any given city. The pricing shown on this page is effective Oct 1, 2014.