Diesel Rental Vehicles
Which diesel vehicles are available for rent?
Advantage Rent A Car currently offers 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.
Is 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 vehicle. 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.