What Makes Hiring a Premium Car Beneficial?

When it comes to hiring a car, there are a number of factors people take into consideration before choosing a vehicle that’s right for them. As well as things such as the size and style of vehicle, one of the biggest considerations will be its cost, with people often opting for the cheapest hire vehicle available. 

While this is completely understandable, and Gatwick Car & Van Rental can provide vehicles to suit every budget, there’s something to be said for spending a little more money for a premium car when looking to hire one. 

In this article, our team will explore some of the main reasons why you should consider a premium car hire service. 

A smoother driving experience 

While every type of hire car will be able to get you safely from A to B, for an enhanced driving experience a premium car might be the way to go. Cars that cost a bit more money are able to glide through the streets effortlessly in a slick and smooth manner, which offers a better experience for drivers and passengers alike. 

As well as this, premium vehicles also offer an enhanced level of comfort for people to enjoy because of additional functionality such as heated seats and extra leg room.             

Create a good impression 

Often, people hire vehicles for business purposes. At Gatwick airport, which is close to where we are based, thousands of visitors arrive each day looking to conduct business and attend meetings. Stepping off the plane and into a premium hire car is a great way to enhance your image as you begin your business dealings. 

In the corporate world, first impressions count and a great way to make a good impression on someone you’re meeting for commercial purposes is to drive a premium car. These vehicles are typically aesthetically pleasing and can provide you with a ‘wow’ factor that lives long in the memory. 

Whether you’re meeting clients, business partners or anyone else, a premium car is an excellent way to give your image a boost.  

Enhanced reliability  

All of the vehicles that the team here at Gatwick Car & Van Rental supplies are extremely reliable. We make sure to get you to your destination in a safe and timely manner. 

However, as a general rule of thumb premium hire cars offer more reliability than cheaper versions. This means that you can rest assured that it is not going to let you down during the course of your journey or journeys. 

This peace of mind is invaluable, as any breakdowns or delays to your trip can be incredibly disruptive and distressing. When you hire a premium car, you’ll rest assured that you’re behind the wheel of an extremely dependable vehicle and it’s certainly worth the extra money – especially if hiring a car for a longer period of time. 


At Gatwick Car & Van Rental, we’re home to a whole host of leading car and van rentals. You can browse a wide range of vehicles that suit a variety of budgets and includes petrol, diesel and electric options. Operating in Gatwick, Crawley and the surrounding areas of London, get in touch with our team today and let us find the best vehicle for you.