Planning on a road trip in New South Wales? Hop behind the wheel of a compact car. A snap to park, more miles from every gallon, and better handling are just a few reasons they’re the most popular sort of rental car here. When you cruise the busy streets of Sydney and Newcastle, a compact car will take the stress out of your journey.It’s always a great idea to head out of the city, and if you do, you’ll be richly rewarded. With bays, sandy shores, and tablelands to marvel at, New South Wales is ripe for exciting day trips. A bigger vehicle like a four-wheel drive or an SUV will give you and the gang more comfort and space for those longer scenic drives.