Throwback Thursday: The Mercedes SL – Class


For this #ThrowbackThursday, we present to you the Mercedes SL -CLASS.  The SL has gone through quite a few changes since it was first put out into production in 1953.  Its sleek exterior design, however, has kept it popular throughout the past half century.  With the perfect combination of luxury and sportiness, the SL- Class is one of Mercedes’ top aesthetic specimens.

Interested in seeing how the 2014 SL is different?  Check out this video of the features and specs of Midway Car Rental’s Mercedes SL550.

Throwback Mercedes SL Class
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The 2015 Cadillac Escalade is Breathtaking

Midway Car Rental Cadillac Escalade 2015Midway Car Rental is absolutely ecstatic about its recent addition to its SUV fleet:  the 2015 Cadillac Escalade ESV.  The newly remodeled luxury SUV is beautiful inside and out, and has become increasingly popular throughout  Los Angeles.  We have therefore outlined some of the Escalade’s amazing features below!  Get excited, the SUV is downright magnificent.

1) STANDARD NAVIGATIONMidway Car Rental 2015 Cadillac Escalade Navigation

“A guide when you need it. Fitted with an 8” diagonal touch screen, NavTraffic and Real-Time Weather, the Escalade will get you headed in the right direction, wherever that may be.”

2) FRONT AND SECOND ROW HEATED SEATSMidway Car Rental 2015 Cadillac Escalade Interior Heated Seats

“Sharing the wealth is what Escalade is all about. And rear heated seats are just the beginning. After all, nice warm clients or family members make for a considerably more pleasant drive.”

3) CADILLAC CUE INFORMATION AND MEDIA SYSTEMMidway Car Rental 2014 Cadillac Escalade CUE system

“Displayed on an elegant screen CUE – Cadillac User Experience - functions similar to a tablet. With intuitive touch features, device synchronization and an ability to recognize your natural voice.”


Midway Car Rental 2015 Cadillac Escalade Heads Up Display“The available reconfigurable Head-Up Display was inspired by those found in fighter jets.
The full color interface is conveniently projected on the windshield with the desired information such as speed, tachometer, navigation and more. This smart system aids in bringing attention to the road for a more secure drive.”

Midway Car Rental 2015 Cadillac Escalade Four Way Modal5) 4 WAY RECONFIGURABLE DISPLAY

“Customize the 12.3 LCD gauge display to one of four personas that mixes traditional vehicle data with navigation, entertainment and stunning 3-D vehicle images.”

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Midway Car Rental Officially Moves to Burbank Airport Onsite Rental Car Facility

Midway Car Rental Front Counter at Bob Hope Airport Car Rental Facility

Front Counter at Bob Hope Airport Car Rental Facility

PRLog (Press Release) – July 15, 2014 – BURBANK, Calif. – Midway Car Rental, southern California’s largest privately owned car rental company, has has officially moved its Burbank location to Burbank’s Bob Hope Airport. The new location, opening today, July 15, is showcased in the airport’s newly-constructed, $112 million on-site car rental facility and represents Midway’s first foray into an on-airport location.

Burbank’s Bob Hope Airport welcomes over 4 million travelers to the Los Angeles area every year. Now just steps off the tarmac, Midway will provide the same unrivaled selection of standard, luxury and exotic models to these Burbank travelers as customers at the rest of their ten locations in southern California already enjoy. To collect their well-equipped, low-mileage car, Midway’s customers can cross the street outside baggage claim to an elevated walkway, reachable by elevator or escalator.

Mercedes at New onsite location at Burbank Bob Hope Airport

The walkway leads them to the all-new Regional Intermodal Transportation Center (RITC), a transportation hub that houses all rental operations as well as a bus terminal. Built using state-of-the-art seismic-resilient technology designed to withstand multiple large earthquakes, the Center is now home to Midway’s renown personalized customer service, including special assistance for anyone needing additional service, easily arranged by contacting Midway in advance. The address of the new Midway Car Rental location is:

2501 North Hollywood Way Burbank, CA 91505

The phone number will remain 818-641-5250, but everything else improves as Midway opens its first-ever on-site airport location.

Burbank Airport Car Rental Facility Midway Car Rental

Burbank Airport Car Rental Facility

To grab a quote from the new Burbank Airport Onsite location, click here.

The 2014 Mercedes SL550 is a beauty

The 2014 Mercedes SL550 is now at Midway Car Rental and the convertible looks magnificent.

Here’s a Specs and Features slideshow of our white SL with a gorgeous red interior.  Enjoy!
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5 Celebrities that Own a Fiat

FIAT knows how to throw a good party. An estimated 100,000 people celebrated the launch of the new Fiat 500 (known to Italians as the Cinquecento) in Turin on July 4th. The company flew in 7,000 people from 63 countries, including some 4,000 car dealers, 1,000 journalists and 100 financial analysts. Eight government ministers and assorted celebrities attended a show choreographed by Marco Balich, the creative director of the Winter Olympics in Turin. The car was displayed in the main squares of 30 Italian cities.

The Italian company seems to have officially infiltrated the Hollywood scene.  Here is a list of the top 5 celebrities that are are proud owners of a Fiat:

5.  Jodie Kidd

Jodie Kidd drives a fiat

4. Bar Rafaeli

Bar Rafaeli drives a fiat

3. Jay Leno

  Jay Leno drives a fiat

2. Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen Drives a Fiat

1. Jennifer Lopez



Jodie Kidd drives a fiat