What diesel vehicles are available for rent?
Advantage Rent A Car is currently offering 4 diesel vehicles in 4 separate car classes. Our compact diesel class (CCAD) features the Volkswagen Golf; our intermediate/midsize diesel class (ICAD) features the Volkswagen Jetta; our full-size diesel class (FCAD) features the Volkswagen Passat; and our premium diesel class (PCAD) features the Audi A3.
Isn’t diesel more expensive than regular gasoline?
While it is true that the average cost for diesel is 11.8% higher than regular gasoline, diesel engines are actually more fuel efficient, delivering up to 25% more mileage for your dollar than regular gasoline engines. In fact, diesel engines can deliver as much as or more fuel economy than hybrid engines
I have never driven a diesel. Is there any difference??
There is no noticeable performance difference between gas powered and diesel vehicles.
Depending on the driver, diesel vehicles may feel stronger as fewer gear changes are required.