Diesel Rental Vehicles
Which diesel vehicles are available for rent?
E-Z Rent A Car is currently offers 4 diesel vehicles, each in separate car classes. The compact diesel class (CCAD) features the Volkswagen Golf, the intermediate/midsize diesel class (ICAD) features the Volkswagen Jetta, the full-size diesel class (FCAD) features the Volkswagen Passat, and the 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 more fuel efficient than regular gasoline engines, delivering up to 25% more mileage for your dollar. Diesel engines can even deliver as much as or more fuel economy than hybrid engines.
I have never driven a diesel vehicle. Is there any difference?
There isn’t a noticeable performance difference between regular gasoline and diesel vehicles. Diesel vehicles may feel stronger as fewer gear changes are required, depending on the drivers.