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We hope our vans last as long as vinyl records?…

We love to hear feedback from our customers about the vehicles they hire from Clarksons! Dear Barry, Just to say I’ve used the new Transit van for 200k now, up and down the country, empty to bursting. Superb, not a problem, a real pleasure to drive and use. Thanks again to you and your guys […]

Posted on April 23, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


Our guide to avoiding a £1000 fine

Don’t let the small print on your UK photocard Driving Licence cost you a £1000 fine! You may not have realised it but the photocard driving licence is only valid for 10 years and if you don’t renew it, and drive on UK roads, you will be liable to a £1000 fine. According to recent […]

Posted on April 11, 2016 by Site Manager


A family business at your service…

Established back in 1978 we are so happy to still remain an independent family business providing car hire in Glasgow and Central Scotland, free from all the red tape and unnecessary policies that come with being a faceless large multinational motor dealer. Your custom helps support our business and our employees who all live locally. We use local suppliers for all […]

Posted on April 11, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


Tips for driving more fuel efficiently

The biggest factors determining your fuel costs are the use of the accelerator, the brakes and the gears. The key is to drive smoothly and in some cases people find they save 30% when they change driving habits. Here are seven useful tips. The accelerator is a money pump.  Gain speed smoothly. The harder you […]

Posted on March 31, 2016 by Melanie


Proud to be members of the BVRLA, the leading light in our industry…

Established in 1967, the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association is the trade body 
for companies engaged in the hire and leasing of cars and commercial vehicles in the UK. The Association has over 750 member companies and through them and their customers it represents the interests of more than 
two million people who drive as […]

Posted on March 21, 2016 by Barry Clarkson

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Clarkson Vehicle Hire are proud to now offer a 15% Armed Forces discount on all vehicle hires*. Please call 0141 771 3990 for more details.
*Proof of eligibility and Photo ID required when collecting the vehicle.
*Valid for current serving Armed Forces personnel only

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