Most of the rental car companies that provided a comment were quick to point out that the cars cost more up-front and that they are a little bit more expensive to maintain. We understand that, but are they really worth double-digit dollars extra per day?
To really figure out the true cost savings you need to bust out the calculator and determine the MPG savings against the additional cost. We’re not that into that whole math thing, so we’ll probably just stick with the assigned PT Cruiser and blow all of our savings when we hit the pump.
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