Chose the right car hire for your journey!

Wherever your travels decide to take you, it’s essential to select the right vehicle for the road. Take a look at the automobiles below for a quick view of the best car hire options for each journey.
 

Off-road travels – SUVs

Not only do the sporty models provide ample space, the chunky suspension systems. The differentials and transmissions of the model offer high-grade off-road performance. The automobile also comes equipped with underbody protection, skid plates, low range and hill descent control.

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Try to reserve a Honda CR-V Mk 4, which rates over 90% in customer satisfaction, quality and reliability. Other well-received models are Skoda Yeti Mk 1, Toyota Rav 4 Mk 4, and the Kia Sportage Mk3.

 

Trips to an Estate – Skoda Superb Mk 3

Taking the clan off to a family estate means you’ll need plenty of space for the kids, the dog and the luggage. The Skoda Superb Mk 3 takes the cake with its roomy interior, great economy and reliability and is a delightful looking car.


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Another excellent car hire option is the Mercedes E class which blends classy exteriors with supreme engineering.

 

Nipping around the city – City cars and minis

Whether you’re on a quick family visit or a shopping spree, the following cars provide a great way to zip around the city!

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The Honda Jazz is perhaps the best option and takes the lead with an efficient interior and is surprisingly roomy. Better yet, on a Driver Power survey, a mere 9% of Honda Jazz automobile owners said they needed repairs.  Other great city models are Hyundai i10, Dacia Sandero Mk 2, and the Volkswagen Up.

 

The family trip – Hatchbacks

The Hatchback remains a firm family favourite and is great for a quick family

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The Toyota Auris is a five-door family hatchback that comes in a range of petrol and diesel engines. The model comes equipped with a high-reliability record and paired with a 1.2-litre petrol engine delivers the best performance. Other great automobiles include the SEAT Leon, Vauxhall Astra and the Ford Focus.

 

The lengthy road trip – Saloons

Despite its declining popularity, saloons offer more space than hatchbacks, and the separation between booth and seat provide a more calming

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The Lexus IS is well known for its durability and combines an eco-friendly drive, high-class finish and sharp detailing which is guaranteed to provide a smooth journey. Other commendable models are the Jaguar X,  Audi A4 and the BMW 5 series.

 

 

We hope we’ve given you some helpful pointers! If you’re considering a road trip in England, take a look at our blog mapping out the 05 top cities to relish in your England car hire!