When you rent a car in New England, it’s good to keep in mind Murphy’s Law: “stuff” happens. Unfortunately, breakdowns can and do happen. If you know how to drive, chances are, you’ll find yourself stuck on the side of the road at least once in your life. Ensuring your safety in these situations is key. Know that when you rent a car in New England, the experts at VERC Car Rental are always on hand if you run into problems. We even made this guide for staying safe on the road if you do break down. (more…)
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Winds rarely blow in a steady manner and wind gusts can catch you unawares, no matter how experienced a driver you are. When you rent a car in New England, expect sudden gusts at any time, but particularly on open stretches of road, when passing bridges, or gaps in hedges, and when overtaking high-sided vehicles. Whether it’s strong winds, snow, floods, or fog, if extreme weather is forecasted when you rent a car in New England, it’s always best to postpone your travel plans. Here are some of the hazards of high wind and how you can overcome them. (more…)
First, let’s get one thing straight – VERC Car Rentals doesn’t condone speeding. Not only is unsafe, but it’s also against the law. As such, we always advise our rent a car in New England customers to drive the speed limit. What’s more, we aren’t lawyers here at VERC – as such, this isn’t legal advice. The following are some generalized discussions of life experiences, and any legal statements are simply shared to provide our rent a car in New England travelers with options.
However, if ever you glance up to find flashing red and blue lights in your rearview mirror, keep this post in mind. A little knowledge and sage advice could save you from a costly ticket and a stain on your driving record. (more…)
Convertibles are the ultimate summer vehicle. Simply drop the top; open the throttle and you’re ready to hit the road in style. But anyone who has driven a convertible rent a car in New England can tell you that it is a much different experience than driving a vehicle with a fixed roof. If you’re thinking about reserving a convertible rent a car in New England take the time to review the following safety tips and precautions before you pull out of the lot. (more…)
Perhaps you are looking to bring your pet along with you when you rent a car in New England. This is not an uncommon request – pets are part of the family too, after all, and pets like being with their family. However, when you rent a car in New England, you should ensure your pet remains safe throughout the journey. Safe pet travel includes keeping your pet properly secured, well hydrated, and plenty of potty breaks! (more…)