PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avis Budget Group today announced that it has signed a new multi-year agreement designating it as the exclusive car rental provider for AARP members. Under the new agreement, Avis Budget Group will continue to provide AARP members with discounted rates and special offers on vehicle rentals with Avis Car Rental, Budget Car Rental, Budget Truck Rental and Payless Car Rental. In addition, AARP members can also continue to save on annual membership fees with Zipcar, the world's leading membership-based car sharing network. "With a membership base of nearly 38 million, AARP continues to be a trusted source for news, information and money-saving offers for those 50 and over," said Beth Kinerk, senior vice president of sales, Avis Budget Group. "We're thrilled to provide AARP members with convenient and affordable transportation so that they can achieve their travel goals and objectives." Avis Budget Group provides customers across all of its brands with quality, well-maintained vehicles from a variety of manufacturers, including BMW, Ford, General Motors, Hyundai, Nissan, Toyota and many others. In addition, the Avis Budget Group rental brands offer quality service by engaged, customer-focused employees. "For more than three years AARP members have saved money through a variety of exclusive discounts and benefits from Avis Budget Group's family of brands," said Angela Jones, senior vice president, business development & lifestyle of AARP Services, Inc. "Because our members consistently identify travel as a top aspiration, we are pleased to renew this relationship so that they may continue to save money and enjoy additional benefits as they fulfill their travel aspirations."