Its that exciting time in your life when you start looking at a new car to buy, what color, where your first road trip is going to be or what’s the first song your going to blast when you leave with the car you want! Here are 5 things to think about when purchasing a new vehicle

On average is cost $992 per year ($83 per month). While costs vary with the vehicle, modest overall increases in vehicle maintenance come from engines using more expensive semi- or full-synthetic motor oils, increases in extended warranty pricing and rising auto repair shop labor rates. A study by AAA found 35 percent of drivers have skipped or delayed recommended auto service, this can cause auto repairs to be more costly in the long run.

Gas Savings:
When buying a vehicle be sure to look over the manufactures MPG (Miles Per Gallon) this information will help you determine how your going to be driving, if your a high mileage drive then consider a vehicle with over 30 MPG. If your a driver that doesn’t drive as much then consider 25 MPG. On average a sedan will save you the most money on fuel during the year, sedan on average offer 35 MPG.

Auto Insurance:
Vehicle insurance is always important to have on your vehicle in case of an emergency have a peace of mind knowing your vehicle is protected. Auto insurance costs very with several factors from accident history, ticket history and age. Payne Insurance Group works with 17 agencies and can offer you a free quote on Auto, Motorcycle, RV, Commercial and more.

All vehicles have a star rating system 1-5, 5 being high safety rating and 1 being the lowest safety rating. When test driving or with a sales professional ask for more safety information to help you make your decision.

On average most vehicle owners drive about 16,000 miles per year. Consider your next vehicle based on your mileage, determining your yearly driving will help you decide if your considering a Sedan, SUV or Truck. If your a person that likes to trade in for a newer model every other year you might want to consider leasing your next vehicle.

Consider these 5 tips to help you find the vehicle that’s right for you or your family. Come see us at Payne Auto Group with the best selections of New Sedan’s, SUV’S and Truck or PreOwned Sedan’s, SUV’S and Trucks with over 15 locations valley wide. Our Payne Insurance agents are here and ready to help you find the best coverage for your new or new-er vehicle, come see us or visit us online for a free insurance quote today.