Shopping for a used vehicle?
Trying to decide whether the next step is for another car C new or used?
If you answered \”yes\” with the idea to question C or want to learn more info on Ford pickup trucks\’ 100th anniversary or which cars get the most traffic tickets C the Santander Consumer USA blog can supply some useful information.
While there\’s lots of great information on the RoadLoans blog, following are a handful of links to the best recent content around the related SC blog if you need to read more:
The right time for another car?
Is it time for it to buy another vehicle?
That\’s an issue many Americans ask themselves yearly.
For about 112 million the last 2 years, the answer was \”yes,\” whether that meant new or pre-owned. About 29.A million vehicles C 17.5 million new, 11.6 million used C were from franchise dealerships, with another 26.9 million from non-franchise sellers, including individuals.
How they decided getting in touch with purchase another vehicle could be a possibility answer the question for yourself.
Finding top-rated used vehicles
The used-vehicle universe is populated by a large number of models.
So, it\’s no wonder that used-vehicle buyers spend about 2.5 hours more on average than new-car buyers researching options online C more than nine-and-a-half hours for used versus about seven hours thorough C according to Kelley Blue Book\’s Car Buyer Journey 2017 report.
One technique to make the best use of this time may be to consult KBB.com\’s lists of \”Top Consumer Rated\” used vehicles starting in 1992 and comprising 12 categories.
100 many years of Ford pickup trucks
If vehicle sales were a horserace, 2017 was obviously a runaway. Not very different than any time in the last three-plus decades.
Ford F-Series pickups fell just shy of 600,000 in sales through August, about 200,000 ahead of the second-place Chevrolet Silverado pickup at 363,000 year up to now. What a way to celebrate Ford\’s One hundred years of producing trucks, which began in 1917 with the TT pickup.
\”Ford is constantly on the update and improve its highly capable, tough-yet-luxurious trucks,\” said Kelley Blue Book\’s post on the F-Series, which also receives a 9.2 consumer rating out of 10.
Cars that get the most traffic tickets
One-third of Lexus ES 300 drivers have gotten traffic tickets. Only 3 % of Buick Encore drivers.
In between are 325 other models ranked in accordance with the percentage of their drivers that have been ticketed for speeding by police, using a study by insurance.com.
\”Cars are rarely getting tickets. Drivers do,\” said insurance.com, an internet based vehicle insurance comparison tool. \”But speeders are likely to prefer many of the same cars.\”
ES 300 drivers aren\’t the only real speedsters, some of them not necessarily surprising.