posted on December 19th, 2016

The crème de la crème

When you spend your days looking at cars, you definitely start to rack up a hefty wish list in your “Favorites”. As you shop for the perfect holiday rental, consider these picks from Turo insiders.

Ryan’s Alfa Romeo 4C 2015

“The 4C is one of the purest driving experiences available today. A must-do for any car enthusiast or if you just want something fun!”

— Pushkar M., Lead Engineer & Chief Auto Enthusiast

Monrovia, CA

Greg’s Jeep Wrangler 2012

“I rented Greg’s Jeep on a recent family trip to Kona and everything was perfect. He was super delightful, and the Jeep looks even better in person than in the photos. Thanks again, Greg!”

— Andre H., CEO

Captain Cook, HI

Jeremy’s Porsche 356 Speedster Replica 1956

“The car itself is iconic and makes me dream about old Hollywood movies (Kelly McGillis in Top Gun, anyone?) For its charm and amazing design, it’s my dream car.”

— Claire L., Senior Data Scientist

Los Angeles, CA

Don’s Nissan Frontier 2012

“The perfect truck for a ski escape or to haul a load of firewood for your holiday campfire.”

— Michelle P., VP and Head of Government Relations

Seattle, WA

David’s Tesla Model S 2016

“David’s Model S was the first Tesla listed in Canada and in just six months it was rented more than 40 times! I met David at one of our community parties and his friendliness and customer-focus are exactly what makes the Turo experience special for travelers.”

— Cédric M., Director, Canada

Toronto, ON

Kevin’s Ford Fire Truck 1947

“Kevin’s classic fire truck is a HOT new addition to Turo that is perfect for just about any occasion.”

— Chris W., Community Manager

San Diego, CA

Sean’s Audi R8 2010

“For sports cars, I’ve wanted to drive an R8 more than anything else. Also, I’m far more a hard top fan than convertible, and this one has some nice features. Plus I love blue.”

— Adam M., Senior Mobile Marketing & Analytics Manager

Santa Monica, CA

Tony’s Mini Cooper 1998

“Betty was turbo-charged with character! A mix between a rocket ship and a trampoline, she excitedly bumped along the countryside roads – the perfect ride to my Sunday lunch!”
— Ashley B., International expansion

London, England

Megan is the copywriter and content tsarina at Turo. She lives to wander near and far, never met a beach (or dog) she didn’t like, and loves to talk postmodern lit and theory to anyone who’ll listen.