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SUVs or Compact cars? Decide Which Used Vehicle is Best for You

By Ellsworth Mciltrot Subscribe to RSS | March 5th 2012 | Views:
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When purchasing a vehicle, the most common concern is the price. Buying an automobile in general can cause some financial strain, which is why some people choose to buy from used car dealerships. Some people are wary about purchasing a pre-owned vehicle due to perceived mechanical issues, but you could also get a great deal on possibly the vehicle of your dreams.

Buying a used vehicle can be tricky if you are not prepared. You must do your own research and decide on what kind of vehicle (e.g. makes, model, brand, etc.) you would like to drive. Some people are torn between purchasing a larger model, such as an SUV, or a fuel-efficient compact car. Each has its share of pros and cons, but it ultimately boils down to your lifestyle.

SUVs are ideal choices for larger families since they provide more passenger room. Ostensibly, SUVs are comparatively safer than compact cars because they are sturdier. Furthermore, SUVs are more appropriate for road driving than most sedans.

On the other hand, the bigger the size, engine power, and towing ability, the higher the fuel cost, insurance, and price will be, even at used dealerships. Edmonton, Alberta is also a pretty congested city, which means you would have difficulty maneuvering your SUV on the road. SUVs are also prone to rollovers due to their higher centers of gravity.

Opting for a more modest compact car can be beneficial in various ways. For example, if an Edmonton Toyota car buyer would like to purchase an inexpensive vehicle, a used Yaris would obviously be a cheaper choice than a used Land Cruiser. Compact cars are also more fuel efficient, easier to drive, and don’t take up as much space on the road.

However, before purchasing that compact car from Edmonton dealerships, keep in mind that compact cars have higher death rates. A compact car may be equipped with the latest state-of-the-art safety features, but when it comes to a collision, a heavier vehicle (i.e. an SUV) would give you a better chance of making it out alive. Large families would also not be happy about the limited passenger seating. Thus, you may be putting your family at risk by driving a smaller vehicle

Sales of Edmonton motors and automobiles are doing rather briskly, in part due to the excellent services car dealerships provide. You can get more information from a trusted dealer about the right car for you or your family. Alternatively, you can get pertinent information (including car reviews) from edmunds.com and similar websites like consumerguideauto.howstuffworks.com.

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