Who doesn’t want to own a nice car? Everyone wants their own car and they want the very best they can get for their money. Whether they want something big that can tow… or something small that can save gas… we all have an idea of the automobile we want and how much it takes to get it. Maybe you want used… or maybe you want brand new. It comes down to what works best for your lifestyle and most of all… what can you and your family afford. So let’s say you can’t afford a new car, but you want a used car that will last just as long and look just as good. Fortunately, there are many different makes and models that would work perfect for you and your family. Here are a few…
Used Toyota Highlander
If you want a bigger car, perhaps Toyota Highlander is what you are looking for. With its size, you can drive down to the countryside with your family and your friends. Toyota Highlander is one of those vehicles that have great performance – used or new. In fact, Toyota is also one of the more reliable car brands, so if you are thinking about longevity… this may be your option. They key is to be worry-free when you leave the lot.
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Used Cadillac DTS
Let’s talk about luxury.If you are a type of person who loves the VIP life, Cadillac DTS may be the perfect ride for you. In the J.D. Power dependability survey, the Cadillac is one of the top ranking sedans for 3 years now. The price that you have to pay for a used Cadillac DTS will not go to waste. Owning a brand new or used luxury car may not be a big deal to you, as long as it works and you’re comfortable. It all comes down to what you want.
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Used Toyota Prius
For those who are looking for something a little more environmentally friendly the Toyota Prius has been one of the top selling used cars for years. And it is easy to see why. With an estimated 51 MPG, its hard to walk away from that. More and more people are buying this family sized hybrid for its sleek look, MPG, all the technology and not to mention that it is one of the cleanest cars sold in America. What more could you ask for?
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Used Honda Accord
And finally, the Honda Accord. The Accord has been one of the best-selling cars in the United States since 1989. These are great models for those of us who are single… or for those of us who have a small family. Purchasing a used Honda Accord might be your best bet. Great gas mileage, longevity, safety checks and… its Honda… duh.
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Ok, so you can’t afford new… but used may be better for your situation. They are way less expensive AND depending on the condition, they usually run just as well. Don’t buy new if you can’t afford it. Today, most used cars look like new anyway so why waste the money. Think about it.