50 Years of Great Service!

At Empire Rent A Car, we are celebrating our 50th Anniversary this month and we couldn’t be more proud of all that we have accomplished! We opened our doors in 1970 and we our goals have been to make renting a car easy, and to model dedication to our community and to our customers. To honor the occasion, we would like to take a moment to share a bit about ourselves with our valued customers.

3 Reasons to Rent a Pickup Truck

Almost everyone will need to use a pickup truck at some point in their life. The question is, do you need a truck often enough to justify the investment? If the answer is no, as you only need to use a pickup truck sporadically, then renting one typically makes much more sense than buying. Here are just a few of the reasons you might need to rent a pickup truck from the professionals at Empire Rent A Car. 

3 Reasons to Rent a Refrigerated Truck

There are many reasons that you might need a refrigerated truck. Buying one can be expensive, and maintenance can be a pain. Luckily for you, there is another option. Call your friends at Empire Rent a Car and reserve one of their many easy-to-operate and reasonably priced refrigerated trucks. If you need to transport goods at a specific temperature, renting a refrigerated truck is your best bet. There are many reasons to rent a refrigerated truck, but if you find yourself in one of these three situations, you should pick up the phone now!

Flying into NYC Is a Breeze with Empire Rent A Car

Traveling can be stressful. There are a lot of details to work out from the flights, connecting flights, baggage, getting through security, and making it to your destination all in one piece. It is easy to overlook one important detail: your transportation once you leave the airport. You could take a cab to your hotel, but then you’ll be stuck paying large cab fares everywhere you go. Empire Rent A Car can provide a faster, simpler, and cheaper way to travel. Whether it’s for business or pleasure, rent a car from Empire on your next trip to NYC. 

Rent a Car to Visit the Bronx Zoo This Summer

Whether you’re visiting New York or you’re a native New Yorker, the Bronx Zoo is one of the most exciting and popular destinations. Most tourists see the major landmarks like the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building but skip gems like the Bronx Zoo. Also, many native New Yorkers haven’t ventured out of their own borough and have missed this amazing experience. Don’t make these mistakes! This summer, your friends at Empire Rent A Car will help you find the right car to get you to the zoo for your day of fun and adventure.

5 Ways to Celebrate 2016 in NYC

Happy New Year from Empire Rent a Car of New York City! Just because we’ve ushered in 2016 doesn’t mean that the fun has to stop. Book a car rental from New York’s top rental company, and explore all that the city has to offer. Here are just a few ways to start the year right in New York City. 1. Visit the Statue of Liberty. Whether you live in NYC or are visiting for a while, don’t miss out on the opportunity to visit the Statue of Liberty — an iconic symbol of American culture and history. Many people who live in NYC have never even been to see the Statue firsthand! Start the year right and visit Lady Liberty! 2. Stop talking, and start eating! You’ve been saying that you want to expand your culinary tastes. Well, now is the time! New York City is home to every … Continued

5 Bronx Restaurants You Don’t Want to Miss

Bronx, New York is home to many different culinary attractions from around the world. However, you can only fit in so many restaurants while driving around NYC in your rental car. That’s why we at Empire Rent A Car recommend that you first consider these top Bronx restaurants, courtesy of NewYork.com.

Rent a Car and Explore the Bronx

Looking for something fun to do in the Bronx? There’s much more to this NYC borough than Yankee Stadium. We at Empire Rent a Car have put together this list of things to do in the Bronx. We didn’t list them in any particular order, so feel free to pick and choose activities and attractions that sound like fun. If you’re staying a while or are a new Bronx resident, you can also work your way through the list over the course of a few days or a few weeks!

The Bronx Museum of the Arts

One of the joys of New York City is all the cultural opportunities the city and its boroughs have to offer. From private art galleries to events celebrating NYC’s diversity, New York has cultural opportunities daily. If you’re looking for an art-focused attraction within easy driving distance in a van rental, we at Empire Rent a Car recommend that you check out The Bronx Museum of the Arts.