A new Green Collection of cars from Hertz will feature vehicles with fuel economy ratings of 28mpg or better. Included in the 35,000-car collection will be the Toyota Camry, Ford Fusion, Buick LaCrosse and Hyundai Sonata. Many of the vehicles also carry EPA SmartWay certification, indicating lower emissions of polluntants and greenhouse gasses. The vehicles can be reserved by specific make and model.
Hertz officials say they're reaching out to specific customer segments with the program. The company already has the Prestige and Fun collections. All can be reserved at 50 major airports throughout the country. More locations will be added.