However, not everyone has a sufficient bank account balance to afford such a pleasure. But in Dubai it is possible without having to buy an expensive car. Car rental companies offer fans of sports cars to feel like owners of a supercar for a while.
Renting a twin turbocharged Ferrari California with a V-shaped 8-cylinder engine with a market value of more than 700,000 UAE dirhams (US $ 192,000) will cost you 3,000 - 3,500 dirhams (US $ 822-959) per day . The rental includes free insurance, free travel under the Salik framework (road toll collection system), as well as delivery and pick-up services from the threshold of your home.
Among the mandatory requirements for the driver are the following: age not less than 25 years, the presence of a driver's license in the UAE or an international standard. In addition, you need to make a deposit of between 5,000-6,000 UAE dirhams (US $ 1,370-1,644), returned in 15-20 days, depending on company policy.
If the budget does not allow you to spend the indicated amount for luxurious pleasure, you can ride on a Ferrari California supercar for 600 UAE dirhams (US $ 164) in the Ferrari World park in Abu Dhabi. In this case, you will become the driver of your dreams for 17-20 minutes.
A Ferrari 458 Italia car, with a market price of more than 900,000 UAE dirhams (US $ 247,000), can be yours for a day for 4,000-6,000 dirhams (US $ 1,096-1,644). Car features include a V-shaped 8-cylinder engine with a mid-engine layout and a 7-speed robotic gearbox with the ability to switch speeds in 0.05 seconds.
In addition to the wide range of Ferrari and Lamborghini models, you can choose from the Porsche Panamera, Aston Martin Rapide, Maserati GranCabrio or Chevy Corvette C7 for between 2,000 and 3,000 UAE dirhams (US $ 546-822).
"Most of our customers are locals. However, there are quite a few who want to come from Saudi Arabia and the UK, "says a representative of one of the supercar rental companies.