Updated: May 24, 2022
Renting a compact car in New Zealand really makes a whole lot of sense. Petrol is not cheap so the economic reasons are sound. New Zealand roads are are 90% single lane each way so dont think you are on the autobahn doing 200kmph.
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Popular cars in the compact category include the Toyota Yaris and the Nissan Tiida. Scotties Car Rentals have strict policy of regular servicing all their fleet.