Car & Van Hire Blog

Collison Vehicle Rental have been serving motorists in the Portsmouth and Hampshire region for many years with top quality car hire services. Here we share our expertise with our specialist car rental blog, covering all things related to car hire and van hire.

What is the Best Small Van?

Our small vans are popular hire options for new and existing customers. More than just corporate hires, our fantastic range of small but perfectly formed vans are great choices fo... Read more...

What Does MPV Stand For?

Here at Collison Vehicle Rental, we specialise in providing hire vehicles for every occasion. Alongside our hire cars and vans, our range of MPVs are particularly popular, and for... Read more...

How to Get Used to Driving a New Car

Here at Collison Vehicle Rental, we connect drivers with the wheels they need to get from A to B and live life their way. Whether you’re new to hiring a car or have hired from u... Read more...

How Does an Electronic Handbrake Work?

Vehicle rental can expose you to a whole new, wonderful world of in-car technology. Many of our hire cars and vans are equipped with the latest advancements, each of which is desi... Read more...

What Do I Need to Hire a Van?

Since opening our doors all those years ago, we have assisted customers from all walks of life, providing car and van hire for both corporate and personal reasons. Our van hire se... Read more...

Can I Hire a Removal Van?

In this article we look at removal van hire for self-drive, providing details of what the largest van is that you can drive with a normal licence when doing your house move, and w... Read more...

Car Boot Space Comparison – A Quick Guide

When hiring a vehicle, for whatever reason, there are several factors that will help you make the all-important decision of which make and model is right for you. The size of the ... Read more...

What Weight Can a 3.5 Tonne Van Carry?

The 3.5 tonne vans we offer for hire provide a great solution for those looking to make a move more conveniently. Our extra-long wheel base and Luton sized vans have been called u... Read more...

Picking the right size van – what happens if my van is overloaded?

Hiring a van is useful for people from all walks of life. Whether you’re looking to boost your business reputation with a corporate van, move home or office, or get a large amou... Read more...

Can I hire a car if I’m over 75?

Retirement offers ample time and extra money to head out and do everything on your bucket list. With the end of this lockdown hopefully in sight and should you find yourself witho... Read more...