Cartis came about through its founders’ passion for vintage cars and travel.

Because we believe that everyone should enjoy the chance to drive a legendary collector’s car at least once in their lives, Cartis makes a private assortment of prestigious automobiles available for rent.

For a jaunt in a legendary classic with your most important clients or a breathtaking roadtrip around France with your friends, travel at the wheel of one of the most beautiful cars of the ’50s and ’60s.

Discover an exhilarating moment that appeals to the senses like none other. No need for a map or roadbook: sit back and follow our digital tourist application, specially designed so that you may serenely explore the heritage of France. Take in not-to-be-missed sights, thrill to emblematic destinations, and admire exceptional points of view. We even recommend tried-and-tested spots where you’ll enjoy the best of French gourmet food and hospitality.

Step into the same model of vintage car that the stars chose: Marilyn Monroe’s Ford Thunderbird, James Dean’s Porsche 356, or Brigitte Bardot’s Austin Healey. Immerse yourself in the world of Cartis and embark on a journey through time in a luxury classic car.

Rent the classic cars of the Cartis collection

Each legendary classic car of the private Cartis collection has been carefully selected over the last 15 years as a true work of art in movement. Each prestigious model demonstrates the exceptional automotive design and craftsmanship of the ’50s and ’60s.

For your tailor-made experience, choose from the exceptional Cartis selection, which includes models identical to those that belonged to Brigitte Bardot, Marilyn Monroe, James Dean and Steve McQueen, made by manufacturers such as the Donald Healey Motor Company.

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Take inspiration: follow our lead

Head out in a luxury car to freely explore the surroundings, or choose from one of our epic road trip itineraries. Escape from the hustle and bustle of Paris for a day in the picturesque Chevreuse Valley, and delight in the beauty of its medieval castles and villages.

Take off to see things differently, and set your sights on the charming village of Giverny, where a number of Impressionist masterpieces were painted. Set the top of your convertible down and immerse yourself in the history of France, from the Château de Chambord to the elegant Château de Chenonceau.

Along each of these epic road trip itineraries, you'll enjoy gourmet cuisine and cultivate a taste for the good life. Our legendary car tours each offer exceptional inspiration for classic car lovers in picturesque settings at the heart of the French countryside.

Travel with total peace of mind

Your car is equipped with our exclusive audio-guided GPS application, Cartis GPS app, a true technological marvel. Available online or off, it guides you as you drive so that you may fully savor every precious moment of your classic car journey.

Keep off the beaten path in your Cartis classic car, and set off for the scenic roads of the French countryside mapped out for you by the app. Much more than a simple GPS, the app indicates all the not-to-be-missed sights. Like your own personal tour guide, it gives you details about the next stop or hotel on your itinerary and tells you where to find the selected gas station along the way. It is tailored to your needs to guarantee you an enjoyable leisure driving experience.

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Enjoy French art de vivre

Your journey will take you to exclusive hotels and charming guest houses where the art of fine hospitality has been passed down from generation to generation. Enjoy the sweet life throughout the trip while gaining insight into the fascinating history of France.

Along the way, discover local, environmentally-friendly producers of fine culinary products and expert craftsmanship. Your classic car journey is much more than just a rental: it is an invitation to escape and indulge the senses, offering you an experience of pure relaxation and contemplation suspended in time.

Your journey with Cartis: an eco-friendly approach

At Cartis, we partner with EcoTree to support biodiversity through the planting and renewal of forests in France: We are helping restore the Trinité Langonnet wetlands.

When you take possession of your classic car, we have EcoTree plant a tree for you that they will sustainably manage as part of their forests. You thus become owner of your tree and make a meaningful eco-friendly gesture!

Client testimonials

"Sébastien is a great owner! He helped us in everything and communication was first-rate! I This Ford Mustang V8 is the dream car for a trip on the Normandy coast! recommend it with all my heart!"

Samy R - NYC - April 19, 2023

"I cannot recommend Cartis enough. My Spanish client received his executive board for a few days at Blois, and rented vintage cars from Cartis. The team was very helpful, and we spent three exceptional days there. The client loved it!"

Anne-Cécile B - Paris - April 7, 2023

"Esperienza meravigliosa. The highlight of our trip to Paris was this getaway in a Porsche 912 into the countryside. Ci siamo divertiti molto e abbiamo visto dei bellissimi paesaggi."

Syeda D. - Rome - April 7, 2023


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