How to Choose a Pickup Truck Rental

Empire Rent A Car, with several locations throughout New York City area, has an extensive fleet of high-quality and affordable pickup trucks. Finding the right rental truck to meet your needs can be tricky. Here are some tips from the rental experts to help you make your decision.

Safety Tips for Driving a Rental Box Truck

Renting a box truck for your move is a great way to safely transport your belongings and save money. You’ll be handling the heavy lifting of the move yourself, and you will also be responsible for driving the truck between locations. This can be a tough job even for more experienced drivers. You don’t want to risk damaging the truck, or injuring yourself or your passengers. If you have never driven a box truck before, Empire Rent A Car recommends taking these safety precautions.

Get the Most Out of Your NYC Visit with These 3 Travel Tips

If you’re one of the millions of Americans that travel for work or you simply enjoy getting away for a weekend, you understand the planning that is needed for each trip you take. Failing to plan appropriately can ruin your trip and create an incredibly stressful experience for everyone involved. No matter if you are visiting for business or pleasure, the professional team at Empire Rent A Car recommends these travel tips to make the most out of your trip to New York City.

3 Tips for a Smooth Move with Empire Rent A Car

Anyone who has moved knows what an incredible pain it can be. With Empire Rent A Car, you can have complete confidence that you’ll have the right moving truck to get the job done. With a fleet of trucks that offer space and affordability, and that were designed to help protect, organize, and efficiently transport your belongings to your new home or office, you’ll be in great hands. When loading your moving truck, there are three tips to keep in mind that will ensure that you get from point A to point B and that your belongings will travel as safely as you do.

Money Saving Tips for Your Summer Road Trip

Many people are opting for the open road over pricey flights this year for their summer getaways. However, the costs of road-tripping can add up quickly if you don’t plan ahead. Plan wisely, and enjoy your trip with these money-saving tips from your friends at Empire Rent A Car. 

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.

Top 5 Brooklyn Bakeries

Do you have a hankering for a really great donut? Maybe you need a quality baguette for your next dinner party? Well, whether you’re a Brooklyn local or in town for some fun and good food, you’re in luck. Our team at Empire Rent A Car recommends that you check out these five top-rated Brooklyn bakeries—all of which are a short drive away from our Brooklyn location. Happy eating!

Which Car Rental Is Right for You?

Having car-rental options is a good thing, but it also can leave you feeling a bit confused about which vehicle best fits your needs. As you assess which of our rentals here at Empire Rent A Car will work for you, ask yourself these questions. By doing so, you should be able to better refine what you’re looking for and move forward in making the reservation.

Plan the Perfect Vacation in NYC

Summer is a great time of year to visit New York City. You don’t have to deal with the mounds of snow or bitter cold of winter. You can enjoy checking out the animals in the Central Park Zoo, or just enjoy shopping (or window shopping) in Manhattan. No need for heavy coats or bulky layers. As you think about what you might like to do or see on your trip to NYC, consider these few vacation-planning tips from our crew at Empire Rent A Car.

Know Your Van-Rental Options

You need to rent a vehicle, and you know that a car just won’t cut it. You need a van. But with all our van-rental options here at Empire Rent A Car, how can you decide which one is right for you? The best way to find the right van rental is to know your options and choose which features best fit your needs and your budget. So let us give you a quick run-down as to what each van features.