Global Auto News Summer 2018

Monterey, CA area couple Heather and Rob Gardner turn their 40+ Classic Car Collection into a Rental Fleet

After being open for business only a few months Heather and Rob Gardner, owners of Monterey Touring Vehicles have added classic cars to their fleet and moved into a larger facility at: 2228 Del Monte Ave., Monterey CA. 93940 The idea of renting a classic sports car, sedan, van, or another special interest car is catching on for both Monterey residents and tourists.

Carmel Valley residents, Rob and Heather Gardner have turned a classic car collecting hobby into a business. The business, Monterey Touring Vehicles (MTV), uses the Gardner’s 30 classic cars as a rental fleet for tourists and local residents to tour Carmel, Monterey, Big Sur and the world-famous Pebble Beach 17 mile drive. The Gardner’s said, “….. we thought these cars need to be driven and why not let our clients have fun driving them.”

The Monterey Touring Vehicle(MTV) fleet includes; a 1965 Ford Shelby Cobra, 1988 Chevy Camaro IROC-Z, 1955 Ford Thunderbird, 1970 Chevy Corvette, 1985 Nissan 300 ZX, 1988 Mercedes 560SL, 2008 Tesla Roadster, 1965 Ford Mustang GT, 1961 Volkswagen 23-window bus, 1970 Pontiac Firebird Formula 400, 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder, 1957 Chevy Bel Air, 1971 Cadillac Eldorado, 1978 Volkswagen Bug Convertible, 1949 Willy’s Overland Jeepster, 1978 Citroen 2CV, and a 1981 Deloreon to name a few.

You can rent a classic car for 1/2 day (4hrs.) or a full day(8 to 24 hrs.) Prices range from $200 (1/2 day) to $800 (full day). For specific car rentals and booking a reservation, browse Our Classic Car Rental Fleet.

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