Tuesday 17 October 2017

Holy Rent a Car! Ryanair boss signs website deal

HE isn't an obvious candidate to be the "boy wonder" these days, but even at the age of 54, Michael O'Leary still likes his fancy dress.

Yesterday the Ryanair chief executive became the Robin to Car Trawler boss Mike McGearty's Batman as the two companies announced a new partnership.

Under the plan, Car Trawler will power Ryanair's rent-a-car service through the Ryanair website.

Mr O'Leary said Ryanair Car Hire would offer "the widest range and best value car rental service to our customers".

Mr O'Leary said he expected there to be a bitter far wars across Europe this winter, as the industry becomes even more competitive.

Peter Flanagan

See Business, page 30

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