Back in February iCarhireinsurance alerted customers to a new eco-tax which was to be introduced in the Balearic Islands in April this year. This new tax would have seen those wishing to hire a car paying an additional €3 - €8 a day on top of the rental price depending on the size of car they were renting.
The Swiss have clearly had enough of thieves! So much so that frequent travellers who often leave their homes vacant can now hire a replica police car and park it outside their property! This quirky theft deterrent is said to cost the renter around £150 per week and so far they seem to have proved popular:
Police spokesmen Urs Wigger said: "The question is whether it really does stop thieves. Especially if they see it is parked for weeks on a driveway and it never moves."
Although we can't guarantee your rent-a cop car will deter thieves, we at iCarhireinsurance are here to ensure that if your rental vehicle is stolen you are not held to ransom by the rental company over expensive excess fees.
As we have come to expect from Google, they have once again updated their Google Map application in an attempt to 'enhance' our user experience and make the journey from A to B that little bit slicker.
Last weekend's Guardian featured some great articles on saving money on your holiday.
Being the 21st Century we are now turning to technology to both improve our driving and driving experiences. Recent developments including distance & speed cruise control, assisted parking and rain activated wipers have helped remove some of the stresses involved with operating a road-going vehicle.
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