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Under 25 and looking to hire a car? No problems!

Under 25 and looking to hire a car? No problems!

One problem younger people find when hiring a vehicle is the age restrictions. The accepted age for airport car hire in most locations is 25 and older. However, there are many holiday-goers and those on business trips under this age who need a car to get from A to B in the area t...Read More ›

Roadside Assistance – A Mechanics Guide

Roadside Assistance – A Mechanics Guide

It doesn’t matter how new or old a car is, breakdowns happen and you need to be prepared for when they do. When you rent from Redspot Car Rentals you automatically receive 24-hour roadside assistance for any mechanical faults that may occur for the duration of the rental peri...Read More ›

Simplifying Car Rental

Simplifying Car Rental

Renting a car can be very confusing, especially for those who have never rented one before. You come across so many different options, alternatives and worst of all the confusing terms you’ve never heard of before, I mean, what does ‘CDW’ even mean?? Well I’m going to try...Read More ›

Registration labels are a thing of the past

Registration labels are a thing of the past

As of the 1st of October 2014 and as part of the Queensland Government's commitment to reducing red tape, Queensland registered vehicle owners will no longer receive or have to attach a registration label to their vehicles.  So what does this mean for you? N...Read More ›

Car Rental Myths – BUSTED!

Car Rental Myths – BUSTED!

There are a many rumors on the web about all kinds or car rental myths. Some are true, and some are just plain false. Redspot Car Rentals prides itself of being up front and transparent with its business practices to its customers and has focused on a few car rental myths below...Read More ›

Mother nature hates rental cars

Mother nature hates rental cars

With summer only a couple of months away, storm season is also approaching. A time that mother nature sets off with an annoying habit of unleashing cyclonic winds, flash flooding, raging bush fires and golf ball size hail into unsuspecting rental cars all over the country. Its...Read More ›

Credit Card Changes – PIN Required

Credit Card Changes – PIN Required

Credit Card Change: From August 1st 2014, the major financial institutions and credit card schemes including MasterCard and Visa will be replacing signature to authenticate purchases to the more secure PIN method which utilises the built in security chip. In...Read More ›

The Importance of Good Car Hire for Businesses

The Importance of Good Car Hire for Businesses

Businesses often have to visit other states for their work. But when they get there, how can they get around? Taxi? Bus? Train? All of these are feasible options, but none compare to the ease, cost or convenience of a hire car. And with Redspot Car Rentals, you can get even ...Read More ›

Why choose our car hire rates

Why choose our car hire rates

At Redspot Car Rentals, you can get some of the best airport car rental rates in Australia. With programs to make hiring cheaper and better, and special plans so you save precious time and money, Redspot Car Rentals have something for every renter. Below are our three car r...Read More ›

The ugliness of car hire and how to avoid it

The ugliness of car hire and how to avoid it

The worst thing about working for a car rental company has to be telling a customer that you are going to have to charge them for damage to their rental car. The look on their faces and the reactions we get can vary from angry and defensive to apologetic and embarrassed....Read More ›