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Live Life on the Wild SideSmart Bet. Wild Card.

That feeling when you get more space for less. With Thrifty’s Wild Card program, you try your luck—and get either a Compact car or a free upgrade. Plus, you get the thrill of the surprise. And it’s not even your birthday.

Why spend time comparing cars when you book? When you arrive at the rental center to pick up your Wild Car vehicle, we’ll let you know whether you’ll receive an exciting free upgrade to a Mid-size car, Minivan, or even an SUV or EV. You’ll still get the low-cost Compact car you paid for! Either way, your friendly neighborhood Thrifty representative will show you several stylish options to choose from on our lot, so you can pick your favorite on the fly.

Feeling lucky? Either way, there’s no way to lose when play your Wild Card. You’re always guaranteed:

●       Rates equal to a Compact—any upgrades (if available) are on us

●       Either a great Compact car or a great larger vehicle (if available including electric vehicles) —we spoil you, really

●       Room for at least five passengers—and for their roadtrip snacks

●       Space for at least two pieces of luggage—you can even bring the kitchen sink, if you’re into that

Book through our Wild Card program today by entering your pick-up location and rental dates.  Select “specialty” as your car class, then sit back, relax, and discover whether you’re lucky with an upgrade when your pick-up time arrives. Wild, right?

* Holiday and other blackout periods may apply. Upgrade is subject to vehicle availability at time and place of rental.  Brand and model are not guaranteed. 

To book your vehicle with Thrifty's Wild Card program, enter your pick up location and rental dates and select "specialty" as your car class.


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