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We have seen nearly every gimmick under the sun with various automakers, from Saturn and its "No
Haggle" pricing — see where that got it — to Volkswagen with its "Sign Then Drive Event." One gimmick
that we’ve been waiting for is for when dealerships start renting out their cars for extended test drives
or just a weekend trip.
Well, the wait is now over, as Toyota has done just that. From the looks of things, about half t of Toyota dealers across the U.S. participate in this program and Toyota claims that its rental rates are competitive with local car-rental companies. According to the Toyota Rent a Car website, you can rent cars, trucks, SUVs, Hybrids and even the RAV4 hybrid for a day, week or even months.
So, we can now check brand-new rent-a-buckets off of our wish list, now we are just waiting for all of the dealers to morph into rental showrooms and Internet-based car buying — now that is "no haggle pricing!" Those two will likely never happen, but at the rate that Tesla is changing the car-buying experience, you just never know what will happen.
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Quality Vehicles, Convenient Locations, Competitive Rates
Unlike other companies, Toyota Rent a Car is Toyota dealer based. This means that not only do you have an opportunity to rent the latest Toyota models at very competitive rates, but you also get the quality customer service of a conveniently located Toyota dealership. In addition, every Toyota Rent a Car comes with complimentary 24-hour Roadside Assistance, covering mechanical breakdowns, fluid deliveries, tire changes, jump starts, lockout service and towing – That's even more peace of mind from Toyota Rent a Car.
Check out the new Toyota models at your nearest Toyota Rent a Car dealer.
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