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Driving from L.A to Las Vegas

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Driving from L.A to Las Vegas

Hello all,

My partner and I are going to America for three weeks. We are going to be travelling from L.A to Vegas at one stage of the journey.

I have been told that I should rent some sort of muscle car just for the experience

Apparently it is cheap enough and worth it. I am looking for a website that I can rent a car from and also any advice on doing this.

Since we are going to be doing this drive (i've always wanted to drive in America) I thought this could be a good chance too.



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1. Re: Driving from L.A to Las Vegas

Just to give you a bit of background to maybe help you decide:

Most of the way it's an interstate (I-15). For a rural interstate, it's probably got more traffic than most, and I suspect more speed cops. In both California and Nevada (as far as Las Vegas) the speed limit is at most 70mph (according to …wikipedia.org/wiki/Speed_limits_in_the_Unit… ).

Here's a timelapsed dashcam video of I-15 northbound over Mountain Pass and down to the California/Nevada border at Primm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PlcnrAN0q68

Edited: 05 June 2014, 10:29
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2. Re: Driving from L.A to Las Vegas

You can rent "muscle" cars in Los Angeles but it's often hard to do a one way trip esp out of state so you'll have to check that first. Btw, it's much nicer to drive a car like that along the coast instead of the boring I15 desert drive to Las Vegasand avoid driving LA to LV on a friday afternoon.

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