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Headed to Vivid Festival? Here are some tips.

May 17, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals #ThereStartsHere Sydney

The Sydney Vivid Festival is a spectacular annual event that transforms the city into a canvas of light, music, and ideas. To make the most of your experience, proper planning is key. Here are some tips to help you navigate and enjoy the festival, with a special mention of East Coast Car Rentals for your […] full post

Winterbottom Lands Seat in Shuttle Number 18 for East Coast Car Rentals

April 1, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Blog Media

East Coast Car Rentals is thrilled to announce that veteran Supercar driver, Mark Winterbottom has joined their team as a shuttle bus driver. This exciting move will not only benefit East Coast Car Rentals but also assist Winterbottom in maintaining his race fitness and lighting reflexes for the remainder of the season. Fresh off the […] full post

Why corporate renters are moving over to EVs

March 22, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Blog Corporate Car Rental

In an era of heightened environmental consciousness, businesses are increasingly embracing sustainability as a core value. Among the growing number of companies committed to reducing their carbon footprint are those certified as B Corporations (B Corps) and those with Net Zero targets. These businesses are not only focused on their products and operations but also […] full post

East Coast Expands Operations to Darwin

March 11, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Blog Darwin East Coast Car Rentals Media

East Coast Car Rentals is thrilled to announce the opening of its newest branch in Darwin, marking a significant milestone as the company continues its expansion across Australia. The Darwin branch represents the 14th location for East Coast Car Rentals, solidifying its commitment to providing convenient and affordable car rental options to customers nationwide. “We […] full post

Renting an EV? Download these apps.

February 29, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Blog Car hire tips and advice

If you’ve never owned or even driven an EV before, renting one can be a daunting experience. But it doesn’t have to be. With the right preparation, you can jump into a Tesla, Polestar, Cupra or Kia EV with confidence. Let’s address the most common concern about renting an EV in Australia shall we? Many […] full post

How to Score the Best Rates on Car Rentals in Australia

February 12, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Blog Car hire tips and advice Tips

Are you planning a road trip or family getaway and looking to snag the best deal on a rental car? Look no further! Securing an affordable car rental in Australia can be a breeze with the right strategies in place. From booking early to leveraging discounts, there are several tips and tricks that savvy travellers […] full post

East Coast Car Rentals expands Team 18 partnership onto the bonnet of David Reynolds’ Camaro

February 6, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Blog East Coast Car Rentals Events Media

East Coast Car Rentals, Australia’s leading independent car rental company, is thrilled to announce an expanded partnership with Team 18 for the upcoming 2024 Repco V8 Supercar season. After signing on to support Mark Winterbottom in 2023, East Coast Car Rentals will now extend its support to both Mark Winterbottom (Car 18) and 2024 team […] full post

1727km road trip in a Polestar 2 EV

January 22, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals #ThereStartsHere Blog Road Trips

This article was written by Josh Raymond and first published [verbatim] at I have an old car. An I.C.E. car. A 1999 Holden Commodore. Vintage and burgundy. An internal combustion engine. A V6. It’s not just a Commodore though, It was a car, and an idea of a car conceived in a wholly different world. […] full post

Third Straight Product Review Win for East Coast Car Rentals

January 16, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Blog East Coast Car Rentals Media

East Coast Car Rentals proudly announces its third consecutive victory in the Car Rental Services category at the esteemed Awards., renowned for authentic consumer feedback, has once again affirmed East Coast Car Rentals’ standing as the preeminent car rental service provider. This accolade reflects our steadfast commitment to delivering exceptional customer service, maintaining […] full post

Navigating Adelaide Fringe Festival Bliss: The Ultimate Guide to Car Rental in Adelaide

January 8, 2024, East Coast Car Rentals Adelaide Events

As Adelaide gears up for its much-loved Fringe Festival, immerse yourself in a world of arts and culture while enjoying the utmost convenience with a car rental in Adelaide. This guide will reveal how renting a car from East Coast Car Rentals can elevate your Fringe Festival experience, ensuring you can seamlessly explore both the […] full post