So you’ve decided to hire a sports car? No doubt, you’ll have a lot of questions about the
process. And while your provider will talk you through all the necessary details, we’ve covered
the most commonly asked queries - and their answers - here.
How much is sports car hire?
The cost of sports car hire varies dependent on a lot of different factors, including the type of
vehicle, your location and the length of the hire period. As a rough guide, hiring a small
convertible for a few hours can start from as little as £200.
Can I drive the sports car myself?
Yes, the majority of sports cars are available to hire on a self-drive basis - so you can finally get
behind the wheel of your favourite vehicles.
What type of sports car can I hire?
In short, whichever type you want. With so many hire providers out there, the only limit is your
What documentation do I need?
Obviously, you’ll need your driving licence to hire a sports car, but there are also additional
documents that hire providers sometimes require. For example, some request your passport
and a proof of address, and if you’re a non-EU resident you’ll also need an International Driving
Permit. Additionally, you’ll have to get online and request a DVLA code prior to the hire period.
How long can I hire a sports car for?
As long as you want! While some hire periods only last a couple of hours, it’s also possible to
rent a sports car for an entire weekend or even longer - talk to your hire provider about the
different options available.