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Prices from £57.00 per day Including Insurance and VAT. We are a niche supplier of 4x4s to the replacement vehicle hire market, we recognised a shortfall in the supply of 4x4s and have made an considerable investment in our 4x4 range. So whether you need a 4x4 to tow a caravan, meet drastic weather needs or a vehicle to complete a task. We are here to help.

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Prices from £48.60 per day Including Insurance and VAT. In addition to our 4x4 market we have heavily invested in dual control vehicles to ensure you can keep teaching your students. We have every vehicle serviced to manufacturer approved service intervals to ensure the vehicle can be driven safely, worry free and suitable for your students driving test.

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Prices from £30.00 per day Including Insurance and VAT. Alongside our 4x4 and dual control vehicles we also supply a wide range of vans from Peugeot Bippers up to Tractor Units. A pick up too small for the job you need to do? Our long wheel base vans are exactly what you need! Our vans also come with additional extras such as roof bars and tow bars!

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We are a vehicle hire company based in Sunderland, we specialise in the supply of short & medium term replacement vehicle rental services in the UK. We utilise industry leading technology for our hires for corporate and consumer clients. If you require a hire vehicle we are the team to call, especially if you require a dual control or 4x4.

  • Unbeatable Customer Service
  • No hidden charges!
  • We care about you
  • We deliver to UK mainland!
  • Insurance
  • Flexibility & Variety
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“I’m normally very busy and don’t have time to write reviews. I had to brake the mould with car2u….absolute life savers. Everything about them is 1st class. Response to my enquiry, the delivery guys and the ladies I talked to from the office. 1st class customer service. Hopefully I’ll never need them again, but if I did….1st call I’d make.”

Paul Flynn

“I would just like to thank Car 2 U for their amazing service over the last year. I have always had excellent communication from them and their prices have been unbeatable when I needed transport for my business. I would highly recommend them.”

K.J. Hind

“I recently hired a car for 6 days from cars 2 U they are very professional and very easy to use the car was dropped off and picked up from the front door would definitely use them again. 5 * service”

Margaret Cullen
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Whitburn Athletic FC

Car2u are delighted to be also sponsoring Whitburn Athletic FC this season. Watch out for the new team kits with the Car2u logo on! Good luck this season Lads! You can find them on twitter here!

Boldon CA Cricket Club

Car 2 U are the proud sponsor of our local cricket club Boldon CA CC. Good luck this weekend lads! You can find out more about them on their facebook page.

Road Tax Changes from April 2017

To drive a car on UK roads, the vehicle must have valid insurance and it must be taxed at the correct level at all times and even includes when you first buy the vehicle from the dealership, often the dealership will include the tax for you or it may be put in as an extra if you require. For the last 10 years the level of tax has been based on your vehicle’s CO2 emissions and the cost of the vehicle. Brand new vehicles which currently emit less than 100g per km of CO2 are exempt from road tax. This […]

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Competition Winner! Congratulations Lea!

Lea recently won a competetion that we ran with Ashleigh Money Saver where she got a car of her choice for free for a weekend! Lea chose one of our Mini Cooper’s.

Ashleigh Money Saver

  Car 2 U recently hired a vehicle to Ashleigh x for a weekend here is how she got on with our vehicle 3 weeks ago I decided to take the kids for a weekend away camping, the weather wasn’t great but sometimes the great outdoors is all about experiencing changing conditions. Our current 5 door saloon car wasn’t up to the job of transporting 2 adults 3 children and our camping essentials (I took far to much stuff) so I got in contact with a specialist 4×4 hire company called Car2U to see what it would cost me to […]

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