Chevy Spark EV

Chevy Spark EV

The Chevrolet Spark EV is now available for rent through Hertz.

The Spark EV is offered through Hertz at its San Francisco and Los Angeles airport locations, along with select local facilities throughout California.

Chevrolet Spark EV.

Chevrolet Spark EV.

This subcompact was the most fuel efficient vehicle, reaching a miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe) of 128 city, 109 highway, and 119 combined, according to the 2014 Fuel Economy Guide released by the EPA and Energy Department.  However, the BMW i3 easily beat the Spark EV is all MPGe measure, making the i3 the current champ in terms of efficiency.

CEO & Chairman of Hertz, Mark P. Frissora stated:

“Hertz is constantly looking for opportunities to improve and grow our sustainability efforts and we’re excited to offer this year’s most fuel-efficient vehicle for rent.”

“In addition to Hertz’s EV program and Green Traveler Collection, environmental sustainability is integrated throughout the Company, from our car wash process to the way we build our rental locations. Having a selection of leading electric vehicles in our fleet gives customers a valued selection of smart mobility option when renting.”

The Spark EV is one of several Smart Mobility choices for rent through Hertz. The fleet includes many fuel efficient vehicles, hybrids, 100% electric vehicles, and car sharing.

"Smart mobility" is part of the companies goal to reduce environmental impact of driving, without compromising a customer's needs. The other part is to is to make smart and sustainable mobility into a worldwide reality. This program was originally just a vision, but it's now a reality in over 10 cities and on 3 continents.

We're not yet sure of the rental fees attached to the Spark EV.