"Agreement" means all terms and conditions found in this form.
"You" or "your" means the person identified as the renter
in this Agreement, any person signing this Agreement, any Authorized Driver and
any person or organization to whom charges are billed by us at its or the
renter's direction. All persons referred to as "you" or
"your" are jointly and severally bound by this Agreement.
"We", "our" or "us" means the Zap Car Rental in
this Agreement. "Authorized Driver" means the renter and any
additional driver listed by us on this Agreement, provided that each such
person has a valid driver's license and is at least age 21. "Vehicle"
means the motor vehicle identified in this Agreement and any vehicle we
substitute for it, and all its tires, tools, accessories, equipment, keys and
Vehicle documents. "CDW" means Collision Damage Waiver.
"Physical Damage" means damage to, or loss of, the Vehicle caused by
collision or upset; it does not include comprehensive damage, such as damage
to, or loss of, the Vehicle due to theft, vandalism, act of nature, riot or
civil disturbance, hail, flood or fire or other comprehensive loss not caused
by collision or upset. "Loss of Use" means the loss of our ability to
use the Vehicle for any reason due to damage to it, or loss of it, during this
rental; loss of use is calculated by multiplying the number of days from the
date the Vehicle is damaged until it is replaced or repaired, times the daily
rental rate. “Diminished Value” means the difference between the value of the
Vehicle just prior to damage or loss and the value of the Vehicle after repair
This is a contract for rental of the Vehicle. We may repossess the Vehicle at your expense without notice to you, if the Vehicle is abandoned or used in violation of law or this Agreement. You agree to indemnify us, defend us and hold us harmless from all claims, liability, costs and attorney fees we incur resulting from, or arising out of, this rental and your use of the Vehicle. We make no warranties, express, implied or apparent, regarding the Vehicle, no warranty of merchantability and no warranty that the Vehicle is fit for a particular purpose.
A renter, additional renter, or authorized additional driver who is a resident of the United States, must present at the time of rental a driver's license issued by any state, territory or possession of the United States that is valid for the entire rental period. ZAP Car Rental will accept a valid U.S. military identification card plus an expired state issued driver's license for active duty U.S. military personnel in those states where active duty U.S. military can drive on an expired driver's license. ZAP Car Rental will accept a state issued temporary driver's license when valid for the entire rental period, or a traffic citation issued as a temporary license when valid for the entire rental period, the court date being the expiration date, both when accompanied with an additional form of identification with signature, other than the payment card used for the rental security. ZAP Car Rental does not accept learners permit as a valid driver's license.