A car with a top that can be folded or removed is called a convertible car. Celebrities driving convertibles such as Mini Cooper, BMW 330ci, BMW Z4, Audi, Quattro, 1957 Porsche Speedster Replica are a common sight in films and television. Many tourists and vacationers love getting behind the wheel of such cars as it allows them to enjoy the ride with wind blowing past them. There are many who love to travel in these cars keeping the top open to enjoy sunlight, rainfall or snow fall. There are many car rental companies in the US that provide convertibles on rent. These companies ensure that customers enjoy the ride on a convertible with safety.
Customers interested in renting convertible cars are advised to book with car rental companies well in advance of their trip. Normally, the offices of these companies are open Monday to Friday between 10 AM – 8 PM. Any individual above the age of 25 years and in possession of a valid driving license are eligible for renting a car. Customers older than 30 years of age can go for higher end convertible models such as Bentley, Lamborghini viper and Ferrari.
Most rental companies provide delivery to all major airports and local hotels. Payments to car rental companies can be made through credit card, debit card, checks, cash or travelers’ checks. Some of these companies offer special three- day and seven-day packages.
Different charges are applicable for different models of convertibles. Customers are allowed some free miles and excess miles are charged at approximately $0.5 to $2 per mile. For each additional driver, rental companies usually charge $50. Customers can cancel their booking after paying a cancellation fee, which can be as little as $50 if informed well in advance or at a day’s charge if done within 72 hours of the schedule, depending on the company’s policy.
Riding in convertible car is a great experience. Tourists and businessmen alike enjoy renting and driving convertibles during their trips. It is essential to check the credentials of the car rental company as also the maintenance of the rental cars before paying the rental amount.