Used Vehicles Offer Great Value

images-11.jpegIs it time for you to replace your vehicle? Are you fed up with having to call for road service? If so, you might want to consider purchasing a used car. Many people are turning to used vehicles to save money, and they’re onto something. According to a survey conducted by the Consumer Reports Nat’l Research Center, there are hundreds of pre-owned vehicles that offer great reliability. Also, they can offer safety, affordability, and fuel-efficiency.

One reason that used cars are such a great value is because you avoid the depreciation that comes with buying a new vehicle. For example, you can find a Lexus RX SUV that is seven years old for approximately $13,000, when it costs $40,000 new. Also, new drivers don’t have to buy a small vehicle, such as a Toyota Yaris, when a roomier, nicer used car, such as a Nissan Altima or Honda Accord is in the same price range.

Consumers should do their homework before buying a used car. People can minimize risks by purchasing cars that have reputations for reliability. This will help you avoid having to call for emergency roadside assistance.

Posted on Wednesday, April 9th, 2008 at 7:10 pm In Road Service  

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