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Al R./>
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Al R. All-Star Host
296 trips Joined Oct 2017
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Recent reviews

Couldn’t be more pleased with Al and his car!! He was great!! Don’t think I could ever go back to regular car rental!! I would highly recommend him to anyone and will most definitely be renting with him again when I’m in town!
khrista - March 23, 2018
Renting from Al was very smooth. The car was great and Al was very flexible with the pickup and drop-off. When I next find myself in Knoxville in need of a car, I’ll definitely rent from Al again.
Alex - May 28, 2019

Average ratings in Knoxville (5 stars)

Kyle
Polaris Slingshot 2016
Brandon’s slingshot has been one of the most fun experiences I have had in TN in my 7 years of driving down from MI to visit my grandparents. Not only was the visit really fun from the driving experience and the amazing views I was able to get while in town. Brandon was a great first experience for me on Turo with his flexibility since I was picking it up in Knoxville, and I was in Crossville. Great trip Great experience, and definitely will tent again!!!
Kyle W. - July 3, 2019
Tyler
Polaris Slingshot 2016
This was my first time using Turo and Brandon has set the bar very high! Was very responsive and truly cared about our rental experience. He was also very flexible with us returning the Slingshot the night before. The Slingshot was GREAT to drive through the Smokey Mountains and down the famous 129 highway. Highly recommended!
Tyler P. - June 14, 2019
Catherine
Chevrolet Malibu 2017
Perfect rental - easy pick up and drop off at the terminal and great communication. Would definitely rent from again!
Catherine P. - June 19, 2019
Veronica
Chevrolet Malibu 2017
Couldn’t have had a better experience renting Bryan’s car. Communication was top-notch and the whole process was very easy. Not to mention it was a clean and well-maintained car.
Veronica A. - June 13, 2019
khrista
Honda Civic 2012
Couldn’t be more pleased with Al and his car!! He was great!! Don’t think I could ever go back to regular car rental!! I would highly recommend him to anyone and will most definitely be renting with him again when I’m in town!
Khrista G. - March 23, 2018
Alex
Toyota Yaris 2008
Renting from Al was very smooth. The car was great and Al was very flexible with the pickup and drop-off. When I next find myself in Knoxville in need of a car, I’ll definitely rent from Al again.
Alex V. - May 28, 2019
Matt
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2014
Great car. Very fast and very cool. Would definitely book it agaim
Matt D. - June 27, 2019
Briana
Honda Fit 2015
Katherine was great and no problems occurred. Her car is cute as a button and gets great gas mileage!!!
Briana C. - July 3, 2019
Rachel
Toyota Yaris 2012
Al was great and made pickup/check in and drop off/check out extremely easy, and the Toyota Yaris ran great and was perfect for our needs! When you're traveling last thing you want to do is stress or worry about travel arrangements! Thanks again Al! Will definitely rent from you again next time I'm in Knoxville!
Rachel M. - April 23, 2019
Vincent
Honda Civic 2010
Al is just amazing. I felt comfortable driving his Honda. He's very understanding and flexible. Whenever I come back to Tennessee I'll be looking forward to renting his other cars.
Vincent A. - May 21, 2019
Daniel A.
Toyota Yaris 2008
It's easy to overlook necessities, especially with the excitement of visiting the Great Smoky Mountains, but Al made one less thing a non-worry. Al was punctual in dropping off and picking up the car right from the airport terminal, communicated proptly, and was very friendly. Highly recommend if you're in the Knoxville area. Until next time!
Daniel A. V. - May 4, 2019
Sara
Tesla Model 3 2018
Robert was wonderful to work with and made everything easy. Excellent communication. We will be booking again with Robert in the future! Great experience.
Sara P. - July 2, 2019
Adrienne
Polaris Slingshot 2016
Brandon is very easy to contact and communicate with. Very laid back. Vehicle was exactly as expected and an absolute blast. This vehicle, owner and the roads of Gatlinburg and surrounding area are an excellent combination. Would definitely do this again!!
Adrienne S. - July 11, 2019
Ian
Ford Mustang 2016
Caleb was an excellent host! He was always accessible, helpful, and insightful. The car was sleek and drove so smooth that it made our trip so much better. Whether you are in Knoxville for business, leisure, or a life-long resident that just wants a cool cruise this is the vehicle and host for you! We loved it so much we wish we could have had it longer! We will definitely be renting again in the future!
Ian M. - September 4, 2018
Trevon
Audi A4 2013
Daniel has been the absolute best renter I have EVER experienced! If you’re in need of a car in Knoxville, he should always be your go-to. If I could give more than five stars I definitely would.
Trevon C. - November 20, 2018
Seth
Polaris Slingshot 2016
Pick up was amazingly quick, driving this is a true neck breaker to all pedestrians walking, the transmission shifts like sweet butter, drop off was a little pickle of a situation but we worked it all out. He is a awesome person to rent from I will definitely be renting this again on my next trip in the near future.
Seth S. - May 28, 2019
Ellen
Mazda 6 2009
Our best experience with Turo! Super flexible and pickup and drop off were a breeze. Car was great. Would highly recommend!
Ellen M. - May 27, 2019
cindy
Chevrolet Malibu 2017
Bryan was a great host! We loved his car. It was perfect for our trip!
Cindy M. - April 27, 2019
Kendall
Honda Civic 2012
He communicated very well which allowed for any flexibility in our trip. The car does well on gas and maneuverability. He was caring and gave us the resources for help if any issues came up with the car.
Kendall T. - June 5, 2019
Catherine
Honda Civic 2010
Al has great reliable cars. Love the Honda. Solid communicator. Highly recommend
Catherine W. - May 7, 2019
Evan
Chevrolet Malibu 2017
Car was in great shape, had to extend trip a few days Bryan worked with me 5/5
Evan H. - May 13, 2019
Jakub
Toyota Yaris 2012
AI was easy going and professional. Everything was fast and efficient. Toyota Yaris was without a problem. Would rent again. This was my first Turo experience, I love it. Its fast, reliable, prices are comparable to rental companies. As a foreign national I was having issues getting a car with my debit card, Turo lets you to pay even with Google pay. Using Turo was even faster than any other rental company. Trip changes are possible! one needs to be aware of possible additional charges (miles over daily limit, etc)
Jakub Z. - March 30, 2018
Haejung
Toyota Yaris 2012
Norma(Al's wife)'s the best! So helpful & accommodating. It's my first time using Turo and I had much better experience than any conventional american car rentals. Good communication, flexible and smooth operation & kind manner. Thanks you.
Haejung S. - June 11, 2018
Alejandro
Toyota Prius 2013
Al is a super nice guy, very reliable, flexible, and forgiving(I got a parking ticket, but we took care of it very easily). The car was in great condition, very clean, cheap to fill up, and had great features. I can't believe what a good deal I got. The free pick up and drop off made it incredibly easy for me, and the check in and check out process was very easy and quick. No hassles, no wasted time, no surprise charges. I would definitely recommend you rent from Al!
Alejandro Z. - August 1, 2018
Brian
Honda Civic 2012
Great car that was clean and had zero issues. Al was easy to get a hold of and was extremely flexible about dropping the car off early to us when our flight arrived earlier than expected. I’ll be getting in touch with Al again on our next trip to Knoxville! Thanks for everything!
Brian M. - October 30, 2018
Cassidy
Toyota Yaris 2008
A great Trip to Knoxville! This was my first time using Turo and Al was a great host and was very flexible when my flight was delayed! Would use again!
Cassidy F. - March 2, 2019
Morgan
Honda Civic 2012
Awesome service and great car for traveling around Tennessee! Gas mileage was awesome and the pick up and drop off was super convenient! Awesome experience!
Morgan G. - April 27, 2019
David
Tesla Model 3 2018
Great car, amazing experience. Robert was great. Definately recommend!
David M. - April 28, 2019
Kaitlin
Tesla Model 3 2018
Such a fun time driving the Tesla. Robert was flexible and always there if we had questions. We had a great time ! Hope to rent again soon!
Kaitlin G. - May 30, 2019
Martin
Chevrolet Malibu 2017
Worked very well delivery and pickup. Very nice car! Powerful and fun,recommend to anyone
Martin T. - June 5, 2019
Josh
Polaris Slingshot 2016
First off the Slingshot is in amazing condition and very easy to drive. It is an amazing experience and a must for anyone wanting a cool time around town. Secondly , Brandon is an awesome renter. He will help you with any questions you may have and he is very punctual in returning messages via the Turo app. He is also very friendly and knowledgeable. I will be renting from him again.
Josh R. - May 9, 2019
Alexis
BMW 6 Series 2013
Paul not only lent us his car for our stay in TN, he was a personal concierge! We picked up the car and found it clean and ready to go. Pickup and drop off were seamless! Highly recommend Paul to anyone visiting the Knoxville, TN area!
Alexis D. - October 6, 2018
brandon
Mazda 6 2009
Al was prompt and professional in his communication. He went above and beyond what was required when it came to pick up and drop off after I made a mistake with the location. I will rent with him again and I’ll certainly recommend him to others in the Knoxville area.
Brandon M. - October 9, 2018
Denzil
Toyota Yaris 2012
Al's truly awesome, did not get to meet him in person this trip but his wife was the best. The car was perfect throughout and we were very satisfied. We'll be back and it definitely will be Al doing us the honor again. Thanks Al
Denzil D. - May 18, 2018
Ashtynn
Toyota Prius 2013
Good car and a stand up guy! Really enjoyed my rental
Ashtynn G. - February 19, 2018
Daniel
Nissan Maxima 2011
Wonderful trip with the car. Wonderful person. Will definitely rent through Eli again!!
Daniel C. - March 17, 2018
Robyn
Toyota Yaris 2012
Al was great at pickup and his wife was there for me when I delivered. The car was clean and exactly what I needed for my trip. I rented his Toyota Yaris and would definitely rent it again.
Robyn B. - June 18, 2018
Daniel
Mazda 6 2009
Simply put, Al was great! This was my first time using Turo and I’ll definitely use it again. The rates were better than renting from a corporate office, pickup and drop off were extremely simple, and the car was great.
Daniel W. - March 24, 2019
Holly
Mazda 6 2009
Wonderful experience. Thanks so much! Will highly recommend and use for future rentals.
Holly B. - January 13, 2019
Ryan
Polaris Slingshot 2016
What a great experience!! Thank you Polaris and thank you Brandon.
Ryan G. - May 13, 2019
Charles
Tesla Model 3 2018
Joy ride and learn about Tesla
Charles B. - May 19, 2019
Matt
Polaris Slingshot 2016
This thing is a blast and Brandon made the while process simple and fun!
Matt O. - June 9, 2019
Aubree
Honda Civic 2010
Awesome guy!! Great experience.
Aubree C. - May 26, 2019
Luis
Honda Civic 2010
Will use Al again and again awesome
Luis P. - June 11, 2019
Madelyn
Nissan Versa 2012
Lindsey’s car was perfect for our few days in the Smokey’s, her communication is fantastic and the pick up location is super safe. Great car for a short trip!
Madelyn B. - October 7, 2018
Marlee
Honda Civic 2012
This is a nice car and handles very well. The interior and exterior are very clean. If you are looking for a very luxurious interior to pick up an important client, this is not the car for you. A great / practical car for vacationing and small business errands.
Marlee P. - April 3, 2018
Caely
Honda Civic 2012
Al and his wife were interesting and easy to deal with! The car drove well and got great gas mileage!
Caely H. - April 8, 2018
Jason
Volkswagen Passat 2015
Brandon has been the best host so far since I started using turo. Great clean car with a great host. Highly recommend and would use his car again.
Jason J. - April 23, 2018
Scott
Toyota Prius 2013
Definitely would rent again. Car was clean and in excellent condition. Owner was very accommodating to our needs as our travel plans changed.
Scott P. - May 14, 2018
Anthony
Honda Civic 2012
Al was easy to rent from , great people and great little car , I recommend renting from them !!
Anthony R. - May 29, 2018
Kaiti
Honda Accord 2012
Second timing renting this car, everything went great! We will definitely rent from Wendell again!
Kaiti H. - January 27, 2018
Manisha
Kia Soul 2012
I absolutely loved the car and Joshua was awesome. Helped us check in and out for our first trip and was super flexible. Highly Recommend
Manisha S. - February 10, 2018
Angie
Nissan Maxima 2011
Great car ! Eli is very flexible to work with when picking up and dropping off the car ! Will definitely use again in the future ! Awesome trip !!
Angie J. - February 16, 2018
Ashtynn
Nissan Versa 2012
I really enjoyed the rental and the host was very punctual throughout the process!!
Ashtynn G. - June 11, 2018
Ryan
Porsche Panamera 2012
Really great experience! Robert was easy to rent from and the car was Perfect! Totally worth it just to have a fun car to drive for the day. Also, the car was much roomier than I anticipated but still drove like a Porsche. I will be renting it again in the future.
Ryan A. - July 1, 2018
Jordan
Porsche Panamera 2012
Everything a Turo rental should be! Robert went above and beyond. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Jordan H. - June 27, 2018
Chris
Porsche Panamera 2012
I love it my first time renting from here and it won’t be my last the best experience ever
Chris B. - July 23, 2018
John
Honda Accord 2012
Great to deal with. Met us at the airport, car was super clean, and they even had a couple water bottles ready to go!
John C. - August 17, 2018
Sharon
Honda Civic 2012
Al is fantastic! Luggage took 2 hours due to lightening, he waited with not one complaint. Car was great. He communicates very well and this was a great trip.
Sharon M. - September 13, 2018
Mariya
Honda Civic 2012
Al was absolutley fantastic - accomadative, attentive, and just the nicest person! He met us at airport and even kept track of our fliught to make sure he is there to meet us on time! The car was great - smooth ride with no issues at all! Wonderful experiance all around:) Would rent again!!! Thank you so much, Al!
Mariya M. - August 27, 2018
Blake
Honda Civic 2012
Al was very nice and offered drop-off at the airport on both ends of the trip. I would definitely rent from him again.
Blake M. - September 8, 2018
Holland
Ford Mustang 2016
Caleb and his Mustang were great! Caleb was flexible with check in after our flight was delayed and had the car at the airport curb waiting for us. I can't imagine a better vehicle to experience the beautiful and winding smokey mountain roads. The convertible really enhances the experience, and it's great on fuel economy to boot! I would definitely rent Caleb's mustang again.
Holland M. - September 18, 2018
Jennifer
Mazda 6 2009
This was my first time using Turo, and Al made it a fantastic experience. He was thorough, flexible, and extremely helpful in the pickup/drop off process. The car was clean and handled well. The next time I'm in the area, I'll be renting from him again.
Jennifer R. - October 12, 2018
Jamal
Honda Accord 2012
Such an amazing guy. Very nice and friendly. Car was clean and he walked me through everything I needed to know about Turo for my first time using it. If I had any questions he answered them. Me and my family really appreciate you Mr. Wendall, thanks for everything. Our vacation was amazing!
Jamal H. - October 29, 2018
Daniel
Chevrolet Malibu 2017
Loved the car. My family of 4 fit comfortably and had a ton of room in the trunk for our belongings. Great communication with Bryan, no problems whatsoever.
Daniel C. - March 24, 2019
DeAndre
Honda Civic 2012
Al is such a nice guy. His car ran great and was great on gas!
DeAndre H. - March 25, 2019
Peter
Honda Civic 2012
Al was great on time to drop and pick up car. Extremely clean. Will use again definitely
Peter J. - March 9, 2019
Alexis
Honda Fit 2015
Katherine’s car was very clean, and economy.
Alexis M. - March 29, 2019
Evan
Ford Mustang 2016
Caleb and his mustang made for a great trip! Would definitely rent again!
Evan F. - October 24, 2018
Jake
Toyota Yaris 2008
Everything went smoothly. Would rent from Al again if I’m in the area.
Jake B. - April 7, 2019
Chris
Polaris Slingshot 2016
Everything about this entire experience was amazing!! If you are looking for a very unique ride that is a thrill to drive and turns heads as well then do not pass up this opportunity! Brandon is super easy to work with and I will definitely be renting his Polaris Slingshot again! Thanks again Brandon! Chris K.
Chris K. - April 9, 2019
Kara
Honda Civic 2012
Al was fantastic. He was up front about rules, procedures, and costs, and easy to communicate with. When we dropped off the car, he actually drove us to a spot nearby so we didn't have to Uber. Very professional and knowledgeable! We will definitely use his car again if we come back.
Kara C. - March 19, 2019
Austin
Honda Civic 2012
Very prompt and picked us up from the airport right on time! Great car, good on gas, and very clean. If I am ever back in the area I would highly recommend and use again.
Austin R. - February 24, 2019
Victoria Noel
Toyota Prius 2013
Al was very helpful and nice! The car was in great shape and clean, will definitely use again.
Victoria Noel W. - January 18, 2019
Kekaihalai
Toyota Yaris 2008
Excellent customer service and professionalism from start to finish. The vehicle was clean and dependable, exactly how it is listed. It even included a variety of plugs, charges/cables, etc. to make things very easy. Great and gas. Comfortable. HIGHLY recommend this, and other cars by Al. Thank you again.
Kekaihalai A. - November 25, 2018
Lisa
Toyota Yaris 2012
Al was over the moon accomidating to us, this was the first time ever we used the service and we will continue to do it again. Completely hassle free! Al is a great commincator and has great cars! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!
Lisa M. - October 2, 2018
Cheridene
Honda Civic 2012
Al and this car is amazing! Al was always available when I needed help with something. I will definitely be using this car or choosing Al again!! Thanks!!!!!!
Cheridene G. - April 11, 2018
Alberto
Honda Civic 2012
My experience was FANTASTIC! Zero issues with the car. Awesome communication and friendly customer service. Would absolutely recommend!!
Alberto H. - May 6, 2018
Zachary
Acura TLX 2016
This was my first time using turo and I had a perfect experience using Mike's car.
Zachary G. - May 27, 2018
Wade
Volkswagen Passat 2015
It was a pleasure working with Brandon! His car was in great shape and he was very accommodating to my requests. Thanks again!
Wade L. - May 20, 2018
Nicholas
Nissan Maxima 2011
We had a great trip thanks to Eli and his vehicle. He is easy to talk to and was flexible on the pickup/drop off to make it as easy as possible for us. I would highly recommend him to anyone traveling to the area and in need of a vehicle!
Nicholas W. - January 19, 2018
Ashley
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2014
Amazing car to drive, beautiful noise and an awesome acceleration feeling!
Ashley B. - February 13, 2018
Patti
Volkswagen Passat 2015
Brandon was great! He arrived on time. Car was in immaculate condition, smelled clean, and ran beautifully. I would recommend him to anyone.
Patti W. - March 24, 2018
Vanessa
Honda Civic 2012
Super easy pick up! Al’s wife was very kind and respectful. Good car to go with if you just want something to get around in. Comfortable and great on mileage:)
Vanessa G. - June 13, 2018
Jonathan
Honda Civic 2012
Good car, good car owner. Would recommend.
Jonathan D. - July 16, 2018
Jerry
Porsche Panamera 2012
Our experience was perfect in every way. Robert was prompt with all communication and a pleasure to do business with. The car itself was clean, reliable and extremely fun to drive. The pick up and drop off experience was simple. I would highly recommend working with Robert and hope to do so again sometime in the future. Thank you!
Jerry U. - August 9, 2018
Dhamen
Mazda 6 2009
Very nice and clean car. Very nice person!
Dhamen A. - August 21, 2018
Amanda
BMW 6 Series 2013
Way cool car! Tons of fun to drive. Paul was super helpful, laid back, and had excellent recommendations on things to do!
Amanda C. - October 16, 2018
Shin
Toyota Prius 2013
Had a great trip in the smokies with my wife in Al’s Prius! Will definitely be back soon!
Shin J. - November 13, 2018
Caleb
Honda Civic 2010
Was willing to pick us up 4 hours late. Great host!
Caleb P. - March 23, 2019

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