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      11-15-2011, 10:50 AM   #1
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Were in the midst of planning our next euro trip and next yr it seems the Stelvio pass is on the agenda.

Not sure i wanna take my corrado on a 2k jaunt into europe so was wondering about hiring somethign fun for a few days - but no idea where to begin.

I reckon 500 for the weekend hire - with unlimited mileage is where my heads at.

Anyone got any thoughts?
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      11-15-2011, 11:12 AM   #2
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You can take mine for 1k .
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I think you might struggle to get anything decent and take it overseas for a Monkey.
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do i have to bring it all back though...?
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and doubt it will be unlimited mileage either?! Good luck and let us know how you get on.
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do i have to bring it all back though...?
No, you can do airport to airport with most hire firms



http://www.avisprestige.com/quote-73..._5.0_Coupe.php
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do i have to bring it all back though...?
I'll just keep yours as a deposit .

Caveat - do you still have the 5er - not too interested in the Corrado - sorry.
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nah 5er went back when i moved jobs... and trust me - the corrado is the better car!

I reckon given the prices im being quoted - im better of chucking a few at the corrado and make it even better for the trip... and its one hell a machine to chuck into corners.
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Have a word with palmnuts! He manages to get sports cars for weekends at a time quite easily
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      11-15-2011, 06:18 PM   #10
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Wouldn't you be better to fly there and get a hire car from the nearest airport or town. Or fly into Munich and start your trip from there. I hired a 535d in Munich once - fortunately they don't check the tyre tread depth before and after

You will struggle to find a hire company that will let you take the car out of the UK.
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Part of the fun is the driving there... and back and trying NOT to goto the nurburgring!

Following the threads here and elsewhere over the past few months though - if i do goto the ring - im gonna hire a ring car so im all insured etc.
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I was looking into something similar, I have always wanted to do a Highlands trip and I am finally going to do it in June next year for four days. I started looking around for sports car hire myself and can't find anything decent for under 1k, plus a 2.5K deposit. I think now I am going to get the boat across with my own car and spend money on some really nice hotels which will keep my wife happy as a road trip is not really her sort of thing.
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