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Sixt starts on Maui: Popular destination marks next step in successful US expansion

  • International mobility service provider brings proven premium services to Hawaiian Island
  • Station network in the United States extended to major travel destinations
  • Sixt as one of the largest car rental companies represented at many top airport stations in the USA

Munich / Fort Lauderdale, December 11, 2018 – Sixt on expansion course in the USA: The international mobility service provider has opened its first Hawaiian station on Maui Island and thus expanded its presence to one of the world's most beautiful and popular holiday destinations. Travelers can pick up their dream vehicle directly at Maui Kahului Airport and explore the island's special sights, including the Road to Hāna, the famous whaler and plantation city Lāhainā, the south coast with Māʻalaea Bay or the old sugar cane city with the coral reef Spartan Reef.

With the launch on Maui, Sixt is also bringing its proven premium services to the Hawaiian Islands. These include consistent customer orientation as well as a fleet of high-quality vehicles that covers all mobility needs on the island. For example, travelers can choose from convertibles or SUVs from renowned brands such as Jeep or Mercedes-Benz.

Sixt sees a high demand for its products and services on the Hawaiian Islands, and is already planning additional locations at important destinations such as Honolulu and Waikiki.

Successful expansion in the USA

The launch on Maui marks the latest step in Sixt's successful US expansion. With its premium strategy, the mobility service provider has a special position on the American market and has developed into the country's fourth-largest car rental company since the start in 2011. Sixt already has a presence at 54 locations, including 20 top airports in the United States. The mobility service provider is strongly represented at Miami, Orlando and Los Angeles airports, which are among the five largest stations in the worldwide Sixt network.

In recent months, Sixt has opened several new presences at important travel destinations. These included stations at San Antonio Airport, Philadelphia Airport, Denver Airport, Union Square in San Francisco, Chicago O´Hare Airport and Battery Park in New York City.

Award-winning premium services

Sixt's premium services have already received several awards in the USA. Most recently, the mobility service provider was honored with the World Travel Awards as the country's leading car rental company and the Trazee Award as the most popular car rental company among the Millennials target group.

Detlev Pätsch, Chief Operations Officer (COO) at Sixt SE: "Sixt in the USA - that is a special success story. We are putting the pedal to the metal and offering our premium services to more and more travelers at the country's popular destinations. We will continue on this course in 2019. The start on Maui is of particular importance because the Hawaiian islands are one of the most important – and most beautiful – tourist destinations in the world. ".

Sixt’s worldwide mobility services are available on the Internet at www.sixt.com and by hotline at +49 180 / 6 66 66 66.


About Sixt:

Sixt SE has its registered headquarters in Pullach near Munich and is a leading international provider of high-quality mobility services for business and corporate customers as well as private travelers. With representations in over 100 countries worldwide, Sixt is continually expanding its presence. The Company’s strengths lie in the high proportion of premium cars in the vehicle fleet, its employees’ consistent service orientation and a good price-performance ratio. Taken together these strengths have given the Company an excellent market position. Sixt was founded in 1912 and maintains alliances with renowned brands in the hotel industry, well-known airlines and numerous prominent service providers in the tourism sector. The Sixt Group generated revenues of EUR 2.6 billion in 2017.
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Email: pressrelations@sixt.com