UNITED RENTALS INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL Friday, April 27, 11:00 a.m. (EDT) Dial-in number: 1-913-981-5509

Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from United Rentals, Inc.

    GREENWICH, Conn., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- United Rentals, Inc.
 (NYSE:   URI) will release its first quarter 2001 financial results on
 Friday, April 27, 2001.  There will be a dial-in investor conference call at
 11:00 a.m. (EDT) that can be accessed by dialing 1-913-981-5509.  The call
 will also be broadcast live on the Internet at http://www.vcall.com, and a
 replay of the call will be available on the United Rentals web site at
 http://www.unitedrentals.com for 30 days beginning shortly after the end of
 the call.
 
     United Rentals is the largest equipment rental company in North America,
 with an integrated network of 755 locations in 47 states, seven Canadian
 provinces and Mexico.  Additional information about United Rentals is
 available at the Company's web site at http://www.unitedrentals.com.
 
 

SOURCE United Rentals, Inc.
    GREENWICH, Conn., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- United Rentals, Inc.
 (NYSE:   URI) will release its first quarter 2001 financial results on
 Friday, April 27, 2001.  There will be a dial-in investor conference call at
 11:00 a.m. (EDT) that can be accessed by dialing 1-913-981-5509.  The call
 will also be broadcast live on the Internet at http://www.vcall.com, and a
 replay of the call will be available on the United Rentals web site at
 http://www.unitedrentals.com for 30 days beginning shortly after the end of
 the call.
 
     United Rentals is the largest equipment rental company in North America,
 with an integrated network of 755 locations in 47 states, seven Canadian
 provinces and Mexico.  Additional information about United Rentals is
 available at the Company's web site at http://www.unitedrentals.com.
 
 SOURCE  United Rentals, Inc.