Avis Budget Group operates the Avis brand in South Africa, North America, South America, India, Australia, and New Zealand is the American parent company of Avis Car Rental, Budget Car Rental, Budget Truck Rental, and Zipcar, consisting of its global brandsAvis Budget Group, IncAvis is an American car rental company headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, United States In 2011, Avis announced it was acquiring Avis Europe plc, which had been a separate Its local brands include: Payless Car Rental, Apex Car Rentals, Maggiore Group, and France Cars Avis, Budget Rent a Car, Budget Truck Rental and Zipcar are all units of Avis Budget Group