Penske and Best Western Offer Hotel Discount

READING, Pa., Oct. 19, 2009Penske Truck Rental and Best Western have formed an exclusive relationship to provide do-it-yourself movers with a 10 percent discount for hotel stays in North America. Best Western customers can also receive a 10 percent discount for Penske truck rentals.

Penske Truck Rental customers traveling several hundred miles to their next destination over the course of multiple days can now arrive rested and relaxed after visiting a North America Best Western location. Log on to for more details on how to take advantage of this and other great discounts.

"We are very pleased to partner with Best Western to create a better experience for Penske customers," said Don Mikes, Vice President – Consumer Rental, Penske Truck Leasing.

"Penske customers are traveling all over the country, from big cities to small towns," said Dorothy Dowling, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Best Western International. "Until they arrive at their new destination, we want to make sure they have a home away from home at every stop."

Penske Truck Rental is a service of Penske Truck Leasing. With one of the newest fleets, Penske provides do-it-yourself moves with clean, safe and reliable trucks as well as moving equipment, packing supplies and accessories. Go to for details on the discount program.

Best Western International is THE WORLD'S LARGEST HOTEL CHAIN®, providing marketing, reservations and operational support to over 4,000* independently owned and operated member hotels in 80* countries and territories worldwide. An industry pioneer since 1946, Best Western has grown into an iconic brand that hosts 400,000* worldwide guests each night. Best Western's diverse property portfolio, its greatest strength, stems from a business model designed to give owners maximum flexibility to address market-specific needs. Equally committed to the business and leisure traveler, Best Western recently embarked on a mission to lead the hotel industry in customer care. World Vision is the charity of choice for Best Western in building the world's largest family, as our hotels and staff sponsor children in need around the globe. Since 2004, Best Western has served as the Official Hotel of NASCAR®. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit *Numbers are approximate and can fluctuate.

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pa., is a joint venture among Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and General Electric. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 200,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, transportation and warehousing management, and supply chain management solutions. Visit to learn more about the company and its products and services.