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Kent L. All-Star Host
2,072 trips Joined Aug 2013
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Recent reviews

I rented Ken's 2011 BMW z4 and I have to say I was impressed. The car was more then I expected from the ride quality to the performance. I would definitely rent again from Ken, the car was well above par and in immaculate shape.
Spenser - May 9, 2019

Average ratings in San Mateo (4.9 stars)

Tesla Model S 2012
I surprised my fiance with a day in Wade's 2012 Model S around San Mateo and Half Moon Bay. Wade was great with communication, understanding and flexible when we were a bit late dropping the car back off and he was available for any questions we had about the car. And what a car! I would have a hard time letting other people enjoy it in his position. It was a great experience that definitely gave us the EV bug!
Sean B. - January 15, 2018
Audi A5 2013
Amazing car and rental experience. Thank you!
Robert T. - July 10, 2018
Tesla Model S 2014
Great guy to rent a car with. Everything was well organized and the car was very clean. I would recommend him to anyone who wants to rent from someone who you can trust.
Yudai K. - April 27, 2019
Infiniti G37 Sedan 2010
Rajen was spot on communicating the location of the car. He also tried his best to accommodate the delivery of the car to a different location. Great and powerful car with GPS and a sunroof. I would highly recommend Rajen and his car.
Mohit M. - May 28, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
Fun little car. Aleksey was super responsive and easy to work with. I would rent a car from Aleksey again. Highly recommend!
Aleksandr T. - June 10, 2018
Aston Martin V8 Vantage 2007
Amazing trip, amazing car, Jeff is super nice
Robin T. - May 27, 2019
Ford Crown Victoria 2011
We had a great time driving the Ford on our roadtrip. It got lots of attention and gave us plenty of memories! Would rent again for sure.
Ed C. - May 21, 2019
Mitsubishi Galant 2006
Cleanest car I’ve had since renting with Turo
Renora N. - May 25, 2019
Honda Accord 2018
The car is awesome and best available in this price. Enjoy the ride.
Balasaheb S. - June 2, 2019
Aston Martin V8 Vantage 2007
What an awesome weekend in an awesome ride. I have not had that much fun in three days in many years. I will defiantly be taking a trip with this car again.!!
Bryan B. - June 5, 2019
Tesla Model S 2015
Well maintained car, awesome hosts. Ability to supercharge came in handy. Thank you for sharing the car for our trip around California.
Igor A. - June 1, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Excellent first experience with Turo! Extremely helpful and understanding owner and great Turo team. The car is a rockstar! Will definitely rent from Wade again.
Yuliya G. - June 12, 2019
Porsche Boxster 2013
First time using Turo, Aleksey was a fantastic guy to rent a fun car from.
Kevin C. - October 19, 2018
Yeon Jin
Honda Accord 2018
She is very nice and accommodating. The car was clean and in a good condition.
Yeon Jin C. - May 19, 2019
Nissan Versa Note 2016
Love her and her car is great to use
Eminoni R. - June 9, 2019
Mazda MX-5 Miata 2016
Edwin’s car was really fun to drive for my weekend holiday, would book again!
Zivi W. - June 7, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
Great, cute car. Had a little bit of trouble making the stereo connect with the speaker system, but otherwise was perfect for our HWY 1 adventure
Nicholas F. - June 10, 2019
Nissan Versa Note 2016
Five stars, I’ll be renting from Tatiana again for sure!
Charles F. - May 20, 2019
Thomas D
Mitsubishi Galant 2006
Very understanding of all my complications. Clean car that served me well
Thomas D K. - May 20, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
What a fun car! And my host was very communicative and wonderful!
Jaclyn C. - May 31, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2017
D was very cool and his car is in great condition - like brand new. Used the “Turo go” to unlock and lock the car without any hassle. However, I wouldn’t recommend valet parking because “Turo go” doesn’t come with a physical key.
Srinivas O. - June 1, 2019
Tesla Model S 2015
Car is amazing and Kevin is extremely helpful and flexible. 5 STARS! Highly recommended!
Ahmad A. - June 9, 2019
Tesla Model S 2014
We took Jeff's Tesla to Yosemite and the experience was awesome. The car is super fun to drive and Jeff was really quick to respond to questions and coordinate with for pickup/dropoff. Would easily recommend this to somebody looking to rent a car.
Michael C. - November 12, 2018
Toyota Camry 2001
Awesome renter and car. I miss the practicality of these cars growing up. Convenience all around, location and seamless meet. Communication punctual. Flexibility was a savior, helped extend me when my car stayed a bit longer than expected at the shop. Johnny’s my go to from here on out. 👍
Shane J. - April 18, 2019
Ferrari F430 2007
Jeff is an incredible host! This was my very first Turo rental, and also a very high end Ferrari! This was for a very special day trip to take my 102 year old Grandfather out on a nice drive and some lunch in the North Bay off Highway 1, through the country side to Point Reyes. I had a TON of questions — Jeff was incredibly patient, responsive, accommodating, informative and just an overall really great person to deal with before, during and after this very memorable experience! I cannot thank Jeff enough. I selected the “pick up/drop off” to my home and the car was delivered and picked up right on time, as expected. The car was clean, gassed up and ready to ride! This Ferrari F430 is just a Dream, the Rosso Corsa Red is breathtakingly gorgeous, classic and timeless, what any Italian Racing HeritgFe enthusiast (like my grandfather) would enjoy. The motorized convertible top is breathtaking on a gorgeous day. For a 2007, this baby feels brand new! The leather still looks, feels and smells new. The paddle shifting is a plus to really feel the vehicle on a nice country road. What an excellent experience. I’m so happy I did this and so appreciative of Jeff for being such an excellent host — I could not have asked for more — except, I may have to get my hands on Jeff’s Porsche GT3 one day soon!!! Until next time...😎🏎🇮🇹🏁🏆🥇
Jeff A. - January 26, 2019
Toyota Prius 2008
Aleksey's car is a great economical car for trips in and around the bay area. He is a very responsive host and would definitely rent his Toyota Prius again!
Chad B. - April 30, 2019
Tesla Model S 2014
Just a great person to rent with and very flexible. Also a clean awesome car, at the best rates around. Very streamlined and easy check out and check in. Will rec and likely rent again.
Michael F. - April 30, 2019
BMW 2 Series 2015
Katie was very helpful and very good at communication
Ariel W. - June 5, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
A+++! Kyle was super responsive, punctual, and even offered to meet me at a more convenient location. The car is in perfect condition, and a blast to drive. I hope to rent from Kyle again the next time I’m in the Bay Area
Albert W. - March 24, 2019
Ford Crown Victoria 2011
It was a great experience driving this police car along Highway 1. Very powerful, roomy and surprisingly good on gas. Pick up and return was very easy. Will definitely rent again from Aleksey!
George A. - April 19, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
Awesome car, fell in love with the convertible. Fast pickup, I would definitely rent again.
Bernice H. - March 20, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Fantastic car and Wade is a great renter, very easy to communicate and flexible!
Jurg K. - April 18, 2019
Ford Crown Victoria 2011
The best bang for the buck. Had a load of fun driving this around. Great power and spacious. I’m gonna rent it again for sure
Hossein M. - May 6, 2019
BMW Z4 2011
I rented Ken's 2011 BMW z4 and I have to say I was impressed. The car was more then I expected from the ride quality to the performance. I would definitely rent again from Ken, the car was well above par and in immaculate shape.
Spenser B. - May 9, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2005
Jeff was wonderful in communications and kindness. Period! Car was a breeze and very clean. Thank you so much Jeff and Turo......made this trip worry free! Lynnee
Lynne P. - May 7, 2019
Audi S4 2018
Fun car to drive! Kevin had been fantastic on communicating with me throughout the trip. Will drive his S4 if the time comes to that again.
Johnson H. - May 6, 2019
BMW 2 Series 2017
Chris is flexible and easy to work with. Having Turo’d a few trips I can recommend renting from Chris if you’re considering it.
Jared C. - May 12, 2019
Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 1971
Driving Zim’s 300 SEL made our week vacation in the Bay Area. Zim made communication super easy and was a pleasure to meet in person. The car was amazing - easy to drive and park, in beautiful condition, and made for such a fun experience. Highly recommend, thanks again Zim!
Dillon M. - April 29, 2019
Mercedes-Benz CL-Class 2006
good car for the first turo trip. lots of fun to drive and JC made the rental seamless.
Chris H. - July 9, 2018
Tesla Model S 2015
My husband and I had an awesome experience renting Quincy's Tesla Model S. The car is in great condition, very fun to drive. We took it to a two day trip to Reno. Quincy was very helpful to guide us on where to charge it along the way and checking on us if we need any help. The charging part was not a hassle at all. We managed to have lunch or doing other activities while left the car at the free supercharge station. As we were thinking about purchasing a similar car, this is a great way to really engage with the car and get the best knowledge of it. Quincy delivered the car to our place right on time and gave us a thorough orientation on how to use all the cool features the car offers. I'd recommend renting this car with Quincy whenever you feel like driving a Tesla model S on day trip or weekend getaways!
Becky L. - September 5, 2018
Ford Mustang 2016
This is one of the best cars to see California. We loved the convertable feel...and the extra horsepower this car has compared to standard size cars. Pickup and drop off was great. Will definitely rent with Fabio again.
Sudhanshu N. - September 5, 2018
Ford Mustang 2015
Driving Juan’s Mustang is the best road trip I’ve ever had in my life. Great car, great value of money, the car is very new and clean. In excellent condition. I can’t believe I can rent a convertible with affordable cost. I had so much fun driving on highway no.1 ! Thanks Juan for making my dream come true!
Janice L. - September 13, 2018
Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 1971
Great rental. Loved using the car and would do it again. Zim has great communication and prepared me for a good experience with the vehicle.
Khattab M. - February 25, 2019
Tesla Model S 2012
Super friendly, super helpful and laid back guy. I was 100% satisfied by the rental and the car was fantastic! Will defiantly have to rent again!
Kevin E. - March 3, 2019
Tesla Model S 2014
Jeff is the best host. Very accommodating and responds within minutes. Highly recommend
Pat A. - March 20, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
Really great, stylish car. Perfect for fitting in tight spots in LA. The only problem was the windshield wipers which didn’t work! Aleksey was also really flexible and responded really quickly.
Aubrey H. - March 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2017
Awesome car. Awesome guy. Great experience.
Catherine B. - March 30, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Wade’s performance model 3 was extremely fun to drive for the day! Pickup was a cinch and Wade was flexible on the pickup time, which I appreciated. I would definitely consider renting from Wade again.
Maxwell A. - March 31, 2019
Aston Martin V8 Vantage 2007
Very nice car! It was my first time using Turo and Jeff was patient with me. Thanks
Ametiszt H. - March 16, 2019
Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 1971
This experience was easier than renting through the traditional places. Zim's is easy to do business with and he is a happy guy. He knows cars and people. The Mercedes is gorgeous and it drive great. Everyone wanted to take pictures with it. If you want to turn heads and feel cool rent this car!
Rondell G. - January 22, 2019
MINI Cooper 2015
Beautiful car! Perfect for my offsite in Napa and Preston couldn’t have been nicer!
Catherine B. - April 21, 2019
Honda Accord 2018
Shamma’s car was a pleasure to drive around the Bay Area. You can tell that she takes great of her vehicle inside and out. This car is great on gas.
Chad B. - April 23, 2019
Mitsubishi Galant 2006
Great host! Replies within the hour and very accommodating. Would rent through Howard again
Deijhanique F. - April 30, 2019
Tesla Model S 2015
The Tesla was in great condition. We had a blast taking it through Silicon Valley and Napa Valley. Would definitely recommend this car as it was very easy to charge. Kevin and his wife are very sweet and helpful!
Maggie F. - May 11, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
Pickup and return was easy, giving us a bit of flexibility on both ends. Aleksey was responsive and accommodating, making our trip that much more stress-free. The car was great! It’s exactly what we wanted for a weekend in and around SF. Will definitely look to rent again when we’re back in town.
David G. - April 26, 2018
Dodge Challenger 2016
Marcus made our trip super easy! He quick to respond and accommodated to our schedule. We rented his car for the weekend and it was a awesome car to drive for our trip. Highly recommend.
Yaritza L. - May 15, 2018
Nissan 350Z 2006
Alex was the ultimate host, deserving of more than a mere 5☆. He responded to me immediately (every time), and was extremely flexible, accommodating all my last minute requests to extend my rental period. His 350Z is a real head turner, garnering attention everywhere I went. Well maintained, surprisingly good on gas, and plenty powerful, this car is a lot of fun to drive. Would highly recommend renting from Alex, as I know I will be again in the near future. Thanks much, Alex!
William W. - May 26, 2018
Porsche Boxster 2007
What can I say, Jeff was very easy to communicate with and very flexible with the pick up and drop off. Had a lot of fun in his Boxster. I would definitely rent one of Jeff's cars again.
Alan H. - January 29, 2018
Aston Martin V8 Vantage 2007
First rental from Turo and it won't be the last. Jeff was a great communicator. The car was in great condition so if you're interested in checking out an Aston Martin rent from Jeff.
Timothy C. - March 26, 2018
Nissan 350Z 2006
Alex is very friendly and responsive. Car was ready at the time I came, it fits best for seashore trips to drive and enjoy the views. Also, quick and easy return experience. Thank you Alex, it was awesome.
Vitalii M. - July 1, 2018
FIAT 500 2012
Pick up and drop off from the Turo lot was easier than using a traditional rental company. The car was clean and ready to go upon our arrival. The fiat was the perfect car for exploring San Fransisco and the surrounding areas. Would definitely rent again if returning to the area. Communication with Aleksey was great!
Zac M. - July 12, 2018
Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 1971
Zim was communicative. I received responses to my questions before rental within an hour. He's a very friendly, relaxed and talkative guy. I feel we could have talked for hours. Due to my distance and complicated schedule, pickup/dropoff was going to be difficult. Zim was very accommodating and flexible, making it easier for me. The 300SEL was delivered very clean. Zim explained everything to me since it's a car from a different era. I love this generation of Mercedes and it was my first experience driving one. I've been looking to buy one for a long time, and this just cements it. Zim's 300SEL has a few malfunctioning parts, but i'm not holding that against a near 50 year old car. Thanks for fixing the A/C and letting me be the first to try it out! I WILL rent again and again...until I own my own. Thank you Zim and your 300SEL for making this a very pleasant experience!
Brian H. - July 20, 2018
Toyota Corolla 2005
The car was great and exactly what we needed for an affordable long term rental. Jeff was super helpful with every issue we had and is really easy to get in touch with.
Drew W. - August 28, 2018
Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 1971
Zim and his beautiful Mercedes sedan made for the perfect weekend trip! The car is the perfect blend of vintage, modern, and comfort and was easy to drive and in wonderful shape. Zim is a warm, tremendously knowledgeable, and wonderful person to rent from - would happily rent from him again anytime.
Brian B. - August 27, 2018
Infiniti Q50 2016
Austin is amazing!!!! Will definitely rent his car again! Great deal! Very responsive! You need to try his ride out!
Abir B. - September 4, 2018
Aston Martin V8 Vantage 2007
Awesome car, hassle-free rental.
Raphael H. - September 7, 2018
Audi S4 2018
Kevin’s Audi is an amazing car and was wonderful. The car is a blast to drive, and everything from the messaging and heated seats to the excellent Audi infotainment system made the drive just that much more luxurious. Kevin was quick and an excellent person to rent from. I would highly recommend him
Christian O. - February 12, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2014
I needed this car for a weekend trip the day of. Junjian’s other car with higher mileage was booked, so he gave me this car with a higher mileage limit. Great car for the price. A big thanks to Junjian for accommodating to my needs with such short notice.
Rohit A. - February 28, 2019
Tesla Model S 2014
Great car and it was a pleasure dealing with Jeff.
Mark G. - December 16, 2018
Aston Martin V8 Vantage 2007
Jeff was amazing to work with! I highly recommend renting from Jeff. He made the process so easy. I rented his Aston Martin for a day & wow I got so many compliments about this car. Hard to find a rend Aston Martin. Thanks Jeff!
Nicolas V. - January 1, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
The Tesla Model 3 Performance is AMAZING! Best car I’ve ever driven. Wade made everything really easy and convenient. Highly recommend!
Katie P. - January 1, 2019
BMW 2 Series 2015
Katie’s a great communicator who made pick up/drop off super easy.
Saxonny R. - April 15, 2019
Sharlene D
Toyota Camry 2001
Johnny gave me a ride home! Very easy process
Sharlene D T. - April 9, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Brian's Model 3 and his service excelled all expectations. Highly recommended.
Dan M. - April 16, 2019
Toyota Camry 2001
Fast response and communicates well
Alex N. - March 23, 2019
Porsche Boxster 2013
Perfect car for our coastal drive from SF to Big Sur! Aleksey was great to deal with and super quick to reply. Would do it all over again!
James H. - January 27, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Great car, perfect for our long weekend in Tahoe! And JC was a very nice and accommodating owner, would definitely rent again from him.
Gianpiero P. - January 26, 2019
FIAT 500e 2014
Excellent little car, fun to drive. A pleasure to be able to rent an electric.
Scott K. - January 24, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
Aleksey was very friendly and easy to communicate with, and the car was great! Would rent again, thanks!
Evan P. - February 17, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Jeff is the man. Knows his cars. Communication is great. 5 stars all around. Thanks Jeff!
Ryan L. - March 9, 2019
Tesla Model S 2015
Great vehicle, and Kevin communicated really well!
Cenobio H. - May 13, 2019
Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 1971
Driving Zim's car was such a rare treat. I rented this car and built an experience around it as a surprise for my wife on our anniversary. The car was not only stately, but very reliable. Zim has obviously taken meticulous care of it. I received many compliments and my wife loved it.
Andrew W. - May 28, 2018
FIAT 500e 2015
Fun car to drive around the city! Renting from Aasim was easy and smooth.
Edgar B. - May 29, 2018
Tesla Model S 2015
Great car, clean and pretty! Super convenient and Kevin was really easy to communicate with! Would rent again.
Brynda B. - October 11, 2018
Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 1971
Fantastic rental experience. Zim was very accommodating and knowledgeable. Highly recommended.
Brian H. - April 22, 2018
Tesla Model S 2012
Had an awesome trip up to Tahoe in Wade’s Tesla. Will be renting again! Wade was super friendly and professional. Great introduction for me to Turo.
David F. - May 6, 2018
FIAT 500e 2015
Aasim is great, very responsive and extremely flexible. The car is great as well, although it was my first time renting an electric car. Nothing was contrary to the listing, but be aware that if you're not familiar with driving an electric car, there are a lot of factors to consider, including range, and location of charging stations. I was driving a decent distance, and the 70 ish mile range was difficult. Also, can't use A/C or the battery gets low very quickly. Not anything wrong with the car, and would rent again for shorter distance drives. Aasim is great, would absolutely recommend him.
Landon L. - May 13, 2018
smart fortwo 2008
Megan was a wonderful person to work with while renting her car. She was always super helpful and communicative and went out of her way to be accomodating with any things I needed help with. I loved driving the Smart car and I Thoroughly recommend her as a car host anytime ✨🙌
Neroli M. - May 11, 2018
Porsche Boxster 2007
Car and Jeff were both great! Will definitely rent from Jeff again the future. Thanks Jeff!
Matt P. - May 12, 2018
Tesla Model S 2012
Amazing car and nice owner. I am going to rent it again
Stefano B. - May 15, 2018