Just How Easy Is It To Rent An Exotic Car?

Justin Bieber was pulled over and arrested for numerous offenses earlier today in a rented Lamborghini Gallardo that included DUI and resisting arrest. He's 19 years old and he had a suspended license. So how the hell did he get in the car in the first place? Welcome to the world of high priced exotic rentals. » 1/23/14 1:57pm 1/23/14 1:57pm

Turns Out No One Wants To Rent An Electric Car

Guess Nissan doesn't have to worry about the Leaf becoming the ubiquitous rental car anytime soon. Leafs on lots across the country are gathering dust because even rental customers have range anxiety. » 10/14/13 12:20pm 10/14/13 12:20pm

Hertz Brings Back Its Fast Mustang, But Do NOT Take It Racing

When you think rental car, you usually think either tiny little box that you hate or the fastest car in the world. Either way, both are probably the same car. Rental car company Hertz, however, wants to bring the latter fantasy closer to the former reality with the new Penske Mustang GT. » 7/06/13 10:02am 7/06/13 10:02am

Rental Car Companies Are Idiots When It Comes To Keys

So I just locked myself out of the rental car my insurance company is providing while the claim for my Beetle gets worked out. It's partially my own fault, of course, but it should be a pretty easy thing to fix. After all, the rental company was nice enough to provide a lavish two keys with the car. Two keys! A main… » 4/26/13 1:49pm 4/26/13 1:49pm

How To Adjust Your Driving For Rear-Wheel, Front-Wheel, And…

If you can morph into the chameleon of racecar drivers, chances are you will be successful in whatever you decide to drive. And that's good, because as Ricky Bobby said, "if you ain't first, you're last." The obvious question is how your driving should differ based on the car's configuration. Honestly, it's simple stuff. » 8/21/12 4:00pm 8/21/12 4:00pm

Why A Rental Car Is The Fastest Car You'll Ever Have

The next race of the season was taking place at Sebring Raceway in Florida. It was five in the morning. I brushed my teeth and readied myself for a big day on track. But when you are staying in a hotel full of race team members — all driving rental cars — the battle to the racetrack can sometimes be fiercer than the… » 8/15/12 2:00pm 8/15/12 2:00pm

Hertz Rental Corvette Crashes Upside Down Into Florida Canal

Shortly after 5 AM this morning in Palm Beach, Florida, the driver of a red Corvette convertible rented from Hertz proved the maxim that the fastest car is a rental car, losing control, crashing through a guardrail, and landing upside down in a canal. » 7/17/12 6:30pm 7/17/12 6:30pm