If your trip to Newcastle is all locked in but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a helping hand.Nothing beats visiting new places. While you’re staying in the area, Lake Clementine and Superior Court Historic Courthouse ought to be among them. One more sight to bear in mind is Mt. Vernon Winery.
Make sure you have enough gas in the tank, because there are a few good reasons to go exploring beyond Newcastle. They include California State Capitol in Sacramento — a popular road-trip destination just 30 miles away. Sacramento Zoo is also a popular stop.
Shorelines can be perfect places to launch a kite. If it’s windy, why not usher the kids into the car and take a jaunt to Granite Bay Beach? It’s 9 miles from Newcastle and is a glorious place for some fun and games.
With your very own set of wheels, Newcastle is all yours to explore. People head to this captivating city for loads of reasons, and here at CarRentals.com we have a unique car for each of them. A key priority for families is space (and legroom). Depending on the number of family members, that could mean anything from a full-size car to a van. Budget-conscious travelers enjoy the great gas mileage of our smaller rentals, such as an economy or a mini. If you’re in the mood to make an impression in Newcastle, you could even browse our special category for a ride that’ll make any car buff tremble at the knees.
You’re spoiled for choice when it comes to renting a car in Newcastle. From sporty models with all the mod cons to zippy compacts that make parking a cinch, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your perfect match depends on how much you’d like to spend and what you intend to do. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures don’t need anything more than an engine and four wheels. Which car will you be sliding behind the wheel of this time?
You’ll be motoring along the right-hand side of the road in Newcastle. Even though it may seem similar to home, it’s a good idea to drive a little more carefully in places you’ve never been.
It can be. Driving round the block searching for a parking spot is all part of the experience in Newcastle. Getting within walking distance of popular attractions is easier if you plan in advance.
Since the population of Newcastle is around 1,200, you won’t have a lot of trouble with traffic. That being said, downtown streets generally get busy before and after work hours, so you may want to avoid driving then.
While navigating through the streets of Newcastle, keep in mind that the speed limits typically range from 15mph to 70mph. Residential areas are 25mph unless marked otherwise.
Generally, one of two things will happen. Your rental car company may bill the fined amount to your credit card. This is the usual practice. On the other hand, it may supply your contact information to local authorities so the fine is issued straight to you.
If you have hands-free or Bluetooth functions enabled, it’s legal to use your cell phone while cruising around Newcastle. But make sure you stay focused on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while operating a vehicle in Newcastle is 0.08%. If a big night is on the cards, leave your car behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.
Yes, drivers can turn on a red light in Newcastle. However, first you are required to stop the car completely. Move on only when your way is clear of oncoming traffic.
Although there are a small number of exceptions, seat belts must be worn in Placer County.