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A young man from Middlesex takes top honours in the comparison site's challenge

20 October 2010 – Winning an Apple iPad (16GB), is Tim Bunn from Middlesex. He submitted the best video to first competition for online videos, and his – 'A Superhero’s Car?' was voted number one.

The online competition was started in July, where announced that to win the new gadget from Apple, participants could submit a 90 second video to the YouTube page of the site, and three top prizes would be handed out for the best ones. Entry was free and have just revealed the winners now.

The winner commented on his recent win, “It was just a bit of fun, I didn't think I'd win as I've never won anything before. The fact that it's an iPad is fantastic news, I'm so happy!”.

Gareth Robinson, Managing Director said: “There were some great videos which were submitted to our YouTube page; some were very well created. It was difficult to choose a winner, but Tim's winning one did stand out. I'd like to thank everyone for taking part and congratulate Tim for his great video”.

All of the videos can be seen at the YouTube page for, with the handle – CarrentalsCarHire. Tim's winning video and the 2nd (Mini Motorhead) and 3rd (My Ride) placed videos can be seen also. The runner-up received John Lewis vouchers worth £50 and the third placed video won £25 shopping vouchers.

Using more 50 hire car companies, including Alamo, Budget, Auto Europe, Holiday Autos and Sixt, in 10,000 global locations, finds the best offers for car rentals on one site.

Find the best prices on car hire at


About was launched in February 2003 and grew to become one of the UK's leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007 the company re-launched its site to create the first major online price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology the site now searches up to 50 different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best prices available in over 10,000 locations.

Websites searched include Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Ebookers, Hertz, Holiday Autos, Opodo, Sixt and Thrifty, with the site quickly comparing prices and allowing customers to refine their search by car type.

The site also features over 5,000 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008 was voted Best Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards. To book or for further information visit

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