Performance car hire after a non-fault car accident


If you drive a performance or prestige sports car you may not be offered a suitable like-for-like replacement by your insurer if yours is damaged and un-roadworthy following a non-fault a road accident. Even if you have a fully comprehensive policy you may not be able to get a suitable replacement vehicle or get your vehicle repaired at the manufacturer approved repairer you prefer.

Car Call independently helps thousands of discerning clients every year get appropriate replacements for their performance vehicles if they have been hit by careless or reckless drivers. To get assistance now call 02392 484 244 and we will be happy to help.


About our independent claims service

Following a non-fault accident, not only could you be restricted in your choice of replacement vehicle by your insurer, but you will almost certainly have to initially pay the excess on your policy and your annual insurance premium may increase as a result of your claim.

Our independent claims service allows our clients to not only get a like-for-like replacement when theirs is in for repair it means they do not have to make a claim on their own insurance.


How much will this cost?

All the costs associated with your accident are recovered directly from the insurer of the person who damaged your vehicle.


You’re like-for-like replacement vehicle

If your performance or prestige sports car is un-roadworthy as a result of the accident, we will supply you with a like-for-like replacement vehicle for you to use while your vehicle is off the road and being repaired. Like-for-like means that we will endeavour to match the make, model and engine size of your replacement as closely as possible to your own.

If your vehicle is a total loss, you will be able to use your replacement vehicle for up to 7 days after you receive your settlement cheque.


Manufacturer approved vehicle repairs

We will arrange for repairs to your vehicle at one of our network of manufacturer approved accident repair centres, so you can be assured that your car will be repaired to the highest possible standard. If you wish to specify the repairer yourself, just let us know and we can arrange this for you.


Legal assistance is included

We appreciate that our clients are often busy people and cannot afford the time to deal with the consequences of an accident, that’s why we can offer legal assistance to recover any loss of income if you require it. Also, if you have been unfortunate enough to be injured, we can pursue a personal injury compensation claim on your behalf.

Should you have any questions regarding an accident claim or you would just like some advice, please call us on 02392 484 244 and we will be happy to help.

Any policyholder can use this service, and it is your legal right to choose who repairs your vehicle. All assistance offered and information given on this page is provided by Car Call and its partners , no association or affiliation to any particular insurer is intended in any way, and your statutory rights are unaffected.


No need to claim on your insurance

Anyone who has been involved in a road accident has the right to choose who repairs their vehicle. If you were responsible for the accident you were involved in, the company that insures your vehicle would normally deal with your accident claim.

However if you were not at-fault for the accident, you can choose to either claim on your own insurance policy or make a claim independently of your insurer. To find out more call 02392 484 244 and we will be happy to help.

We and our partners help thousands of people make independent accident claims. Our service enables motorists to get the help and assistance they need to resolve their accident related issues, with the costs being recovered directly from the at-fault driver on your behalf.

No excess to pay

Unfortunately even if an accident was not your fault, your insurer will almost certainly require you to pay your excess before any repair is started on your car.

This money should of course be recovered by an insurer at a later date, but with our service - you do not have to pay it at all.

By using our independent claims service, you are not making a claim on your insurance policy and so you will have no excess to pay.

Receive a like-for-like replacement hire vehicle

Not all insurance policies will include a replacement hire-car for you to use if yours is damaged and unroadworthy. In fact it is typically an 'optional extra' on your policy.

Other policies may offer a 'courtesy car' but this is often just a 'basic' saloon or hatchback which may not be suitable for your needs.

Car Call and its partners will provide a like-for-like replacement vehicle as part of our service. This means we will endeavour to supply a hire-vehicle that similar to your own in terms of its type, make and engine size.

So whether you drive a small hatchback or a prestige sports car, we will look to provide a similar hire-vehicle that suits your needs.

Manufacturer approved vehicle repairs

If you have been involved in a car accident, the last thing you want to have to worry about is the quality of the repairs to your car. We have a UK wide network of partner approved Accident Repair Centres available to all of our customers.

Many of our accident repair centres are have manufacturer approvals for specific brands, so if you require a manufacturer approved repair centre, simply tell your personal claim handler and they will ensure your vehicle goes to an approved repairer.

Want you vehicle repaired by a specific garage? No problem, we can alternatively use a repairer that you specify.

Legal Assistance

Our partner solicitors provide legal assistance as part of our service. They specialise in motor claims related issues, so you can be assured of the best possible advice and assistance.

They issues they can assist you with include:

  • Recovery of the cost of the replacement hire-vehicle
  • Recovery of the cost of uplifting your damaged vehicle
  • Recovery of all repair costs
  • Recovery of the cost of damaged of personal items
  • Seeking financial compensation for an injury