3 Budget-Friendly Tips When You Need to Rent a Car

When people think about renting a car, they often think it’s only for out-of-town vacations or work-related trips. But, sometimes there are circumstances that cause you to have to rent a car when you weren’t planning on this extra expense. This is why Paragon Car & Van Rental is sharing three budget-friendly tips for the next time you need to rent a car in the Chicago area.1. Rent an Economy CarThe best way to save on a car rental is by renting what we call an economy car. While these vehicles may be smaller in size, they are definitely not smaller in power and value. These practical and economical vehicles are perfect for those who are traveling on a budget. Whether you need a rental car for a family emergency in the Chicago area or an insurance replacement for your broken down vehicle, we’ve got the perfect budget-friendly rental car … Continued

Rent a Cargo Van for These 3 Work-Related Events

Could your business use a reliable vehicle to transport equipment, supplies, and other items for various events around the Chicago area? If you don’t own a moving truck or cargo van, then you need a rental cargo van from Paragon Car & Van Rental. Our cargo vans are well-maintained, seat two people, have air conditioning, and can be driven into Canada or Mexico. The next time you need a spacious vehicle for hauling equipment for a business event, give us a call. We’re happy to provide you with a cargo van that will best fit your particular needs.1. WeddingsA cargo van rental is the perfect option for hauling the various items needed for someone’s special day. Whether you’re planning and managing an outdoor wedding, church wedding, rehearsal dinner, or wedding reception, the cargo vans at Paragon offer plenty of space for storing and delivering items such as:Flowers and bouquetsFood and … Continued

Rent an SUV for These 3 Fun Experiences in the Chicago Area

Chicago is known for its famous pizza and hot dogs, fun tourist attractions, and family-friendly museums and parks. Whether you have family visiting from out-of-town, are gathering for a long-awaited girls weekend, or are celebrating a family birthday, there are hundreds of fun experiences to choose from in the Chicago area. Enjoy your memorable time together, from start to finish, by renting an SUV from Paragon Car and Van Rental. With space for passengers, luggage, and shopping bags, you won’t be disappointed by the convenience and comfort an SUV rental can provide.

4 Church Events That May Require a Rental Vehicle

Is your church planning an out-of-town or local event that requires affordable and reliable transportation? Look no further than Paragon Car and Van Rental. We can help you choose the best vehicle for your church group’s specific needs. If you have a minimal budget, no worries! We offer cheap car rentals, as well as reasonable rates on all of our van rentals, for transportation to a variety of church events.1. Missions TripsWhen you have a national or international mission trip planned, our team can provide the rental vehicles you need. Your church can take our vehicles anywhere in the continental US, and can also be driven across the border into Canada or Mexico.Passenger van rentals for missions trip attendees.Cargo van rentals to haul supplies such as tools, food, and camping equipment.2. Youth Group TripsWhether it’s a local event or an out-of-town journey, Paragon has a rental solution for your particular … Continued

Why Van Rentals Are the Perfect Option for Out-of-Town Sports Games

Do you have an out-of-town sports game, district championship, or national competition in the near future? Renting a van from Paragon Car & Van Rental can make the trip comfortable and roomy for all passengers on board. While you can rent whichever type of van suits your specific situation best, consider the following amenities of each passenger van when planning for your transportation needs.MinivansIf you are transporting a small team without much equipment, a minivan may be the best option for you. Our spacious minivans seat up to 7 people, and have air conditioning and an AM/FM stereo for the comfort of all passengers. Being the smallest of all our passenger van rentals, minivans have the best gas mileage among our van rental fleet.12-Passenger VansA 12-passenger van rental makes it convenient for sports teams with up to 12 members to arrive at their competition safe, sound, and all together. Without … Continued

5 Commitments to Service & Excellence in the Chicago Area

Are you looking for a high-quality vehicle rental company in the Chicago area? Are you planning a vacation out of state and want a clean, reliable vehicle that will get you there safely and on time? Look no further than Paragon Car & Van Rental. With our family-friendly attitude and commitment to quality, customer service, you will be glad you reserved a vehicle from us.1. Family-Owned & -OperatedParagon rental is indeed a family-owned and -operated business. Brothers Phil, Ernie, and Michael all work at the business, either in management, as mechanics, or in other supportive roles. We treat all of our customers as we would treat our own family members.2. Clean, Quality VehiclesBefore and after each rental, our vehicles are thoroughly cleaned and inspected for any damage. With our own mechanics on staff, we also maintain and repair our cars, vans, and SUVs on time and with careful attention to … Continued

Why Rent a Van or SUV for Your Next Band Tour?

Save time and money by renting a van or SUV for your next band tour. At Paragon Car and Van Rental, we cater to groups who need the added storage space and passenger leg room that our rentals provide. Not sure if a van rental is right for your group? Let us show you how it can be a wise and beneficial decision for your next traveling band tour. Cargo Vans for Extra Space When transporting band equipment and musical instruments, our cargo van rentals are the perfect option. They offer plenty of storage space for heavy and awkward gear, making it that much easier to load and unload for each event. Your band will also benefit from all of your equipment arriving at the same time and at the same location! Passenger Vans for Band Members With passenger van rentals from Paragon, you have the option of choosing between … Continued

4 Reasons to Rent a Vehicle for Your Next Summer Vacation

Planning your next summer family vacation? Looking for a trustworthy vehicle with low gas mileage or the extra room necessary to haul luggage and supplies? Then you definitely want a dependable car from Paragon Car and Van Rental. Regardless if you’re traveling across the country or just a few hours away, you will find great fuel economy, plenty of extra space, a comfortable ride, and reliability in all of our rental vehicles.1. For the Budget-MindedThe economy car rentals at Paragon are perfect for families looking to stick to a budget. Not only are they listed at a lower rate than our affordable mid-size vehicles, but they also offer fantastic gas mileage. It’s a win-win for those who want to reduce their transportation costs. 2. For Luggage and SuppliesOur mid-size cars are larger in size than our economy car rentals and offer the extra space needed for longer road trips or … Continued

Spacious Van Rentals for Transporting Employees and Supplies

When your business is looking for a roomy yet economical vehicle for transporting employees or supplies, the vans at Paragon Car & Van Rental are the perfect option. We provide a variety of sizes that can seat anywhere from 8 to 15 passengers, along with any materials or items that may also be needed. Whether you need to transport cleaning crews, construction equipment, or board members for business meetings, we can certainly find the best van for your unique needs.Expertly Maintained MinivansThe minivan rentals at Paragon are perfect for taking your staff to and from business meetings, working day retreats, or restaurant luncheons. They have plenty of room for a small team of up to 8 people, plus any supplies needed for presentations or seminars. Passenger Vans for Larger GroupsPassenger vans have enough space to comfortably fit passengers as well as luggage or equipment. Choose from either a 12-passenger van … Continued

Safe Driving Tips for the Inevitable Winter Weather

Driving through winter conditions can leave you stressed, exhausted, and white-knuckled. Paragon Car & Van Rental is locally-owned so we understand the pressures of driving through icy or snowy conditions. To ensure a safe and worry-free road trip, follow the winter weather driving tips below.