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Driverless cars on our roads in 2017

The UK government says that the testing of driverless cars will commence on motorways in 2017, as it prepares to allow autonomous cars to take to the roads by 2020. Trials will take place later this year on a small number of minor roads. This will be followed by tests on motorways and major roads […]

Posted on March 15, 2016 by Melanie


Spring time means Mini time @ Clarksons!

Our car and van hire business was started in Glasgow in June 1978 by David Clarkson and to this day we remain a family owned independent business – which we are rightly very proud of! A few years ago we bought this stunning little green classic Mini Cooper 35th Anniversary which was a special limited edition model to […]

Posted on March 9, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


We love the old & the new…

We love all things van related… yes sad as it may seem we eat, breathe and sleep vans – but hey, each to their own! We thought this little gem might interest you… It’s our charming little 1978 Toyota Lite Ace day van, one owner from new! The owner drove it from Hong Kong, where […]

Posted on March 3, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


The seasons are changing and its Transit tipper time!

We adjust our vehicle fleet depending on seasonal demand and were happy to say that the Transit pick up and tipper season is fast approaching. So whether you are a building or landscape contractor or just need a pickup to clear your garage we can help. Short or long term hire? We can handle it. We also offer […]

Posted on February 29, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


Please don’t forget your daily driver checks (you have been warned)!

In general we’re happy people however, despite endless ranting, lecturing and nagging some people just can’t grasp the concept of daily tyre checks. This was a tyre that was spotted during a during a routine tyre check on a van in our workshops. It’s just not worth ignoring your daily tyre checks. The minimum legal tyre depth […]

Posted on February 24, 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.
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