Monthly Archive: April 2012

Apr 27

TrueCar.com Study Shows Gender Car Buying Behavior

According to TrueCar.com’s annual demographic car-buying behavior study, women prefer import brands and smaller vehicles while men prefer flashy or brawny vehicles.  Examining gender differences, TrueCar’s study looked at over eight million auto purchases last year.  “Female car buyers really gravitated toward smaller, more fuel-efficient cars,” said Kristen Andersson, Senior Analyst at TrueCar.com. “It was …

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Apr 17

Best Used Cars for Teen Drivers

Purchasing a car for a teen driver can be a scary, and expensive, undertaking.  To help families find the safest and most affordable options, CarInsurance.com has put together a list of the least expensive 2008 and 2009 model year used cars to insure based on the following criteria: estimated to sell for less than $15,000 …

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Apr 13

KBB’s List of 10 Best Used Cars Under $8,000

In the market for an affordable used car but not sure which one to choose?  Look no further than Kelley Blue Book’s top 10 Best used Cars Under $8,000.  Compiled from a list of 2002 or newer used cars with a KBB Retail Value of less than $8,000, the top 10 were handpicked based on …

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Apr 05

Buying Used = Better Value

Buying a used car used to be a risky investment as drivers never knew if they were inheriting the previous owner’s problems or receiving a dependable vehicle until it was too late.  However things have changed with dealers and manufactures now realizing the importance of used car sales as well as the availability of vehicle …

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