Wednesday, 8 September 2010
They say that there's nothing like the thrill of the open road, but for many people, modern driving has lost something of its charm. The cars that you drive probably has features such as power steering, anti-lock braking and various other electronic aids to make your life easier, but what if you don't want it to be easy? What if you want to do some real driving, without the benefit of modern technology, in a vehicle with its own individual character?Then it sounds like you need to hire a classic car. When you take advantage of classic cars for hire you get the opportunity to step back in time, to an era when driving was a real skill. In fact, it is almost like learning to drive all over again!Many classic cars for hire have featured on films and television programmes. Take for example the Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite, part of the collection at Self Drive Classics, which was recently hired by Top Gear Australia for a day's cruising in Bakewell, Derbyshire.The show, which will air in the next few weeks on Australian television, showed the car being driven through the Peak District and included footage shot from a helicopter.There are a range of motors and packages to choose from with classic cars for hire. You can just hire your car for a day and take a trip somewhere special or book it for the whole week and spend 7 days cruising down memory lane.Or why not hire a classic car for a special treat or birthday present? They also make the perfect addition to your wedding day or stylish start to that all-important prom night. There are so many experiences and special occasions that can be enhanced with classic cars for hire that you might find yourself doing it more than once!Whatever your reason for wanting to enjoy classic cars for hire, remember to leave your sat nav and modern gadgets behind and get back to enjoying driving the way it was meant to be!Want to find out more about classic cars for hire, then visit the Self Drive Classics site on how to hire a classic car for your needs.