Social Media Reports That Hertz Is Having A Hard Time Renting Teslas
When Hertz announced buying 100,000 Teslas in 2021, many thought this would be a success story. Hertz confirmed in September that demand for Tesla cars in its fleet has been very strong, although pictures and stories shared on social media paint a different situation.
Hertz wowed everyone in October 2021 when it announced buying 100,000 Tesla cars in a bid to electrify 25% of its fleet until 2024. Based on Hertz’s reports from September last year, the Tesla venture couldn’t have been more successful. People flocked to rent electric vehicles, seduced by the low rates and the advantage of not paying for gas for their rentals. Or so said Hertz CEO Stephen Scherr.