TITUSVILLE, PA - Salvage Direct announced Avis Budget Group, operator of two of the most recognized brands in the global vehicle rental industry through Avis and Budget, as its latest seller partner. Avis Budget Group will use Salvage Direct’s leading auction platform, SalvageDirect.com, to sell its vehicles to buyers worldwide.

“We’re proud to add Avis and Budget to our rental company partners. This new partnership will benefit our worldwide buyers with more high-quality, rental inventory,” said Dan Hoversten, CEO of Salvage Direct, Inc. “We’re proud to add Avis and Budget to our rental company partners.”

Salvage Direct was founded in 1998 as the first online auction in the total-loss salvage industry. The company’s pioneer spirit has lead to growth among buyers and sellers alike. Today, the company auctions cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, power sports, recreational and commercial vehicles on behalf of its insurance company, finance company, and rental fleet partners. It leads the industry with catastrophic-loss management and insurance auction services.

“Whatever the cause of loss, insurance and rental car companies select Salvage Direct because of its experience, fast-selling cycle times, titling proficiency, worldwide buyers and simple auction site,” said Bob Joyce, founder of Salvage Direct.