Top 5 Most Reliable Vehicles [Infographic]

In 2013 Endurance®, a vehicle service contract provider, conducted a research using data of more than 20,000 customers. Approximately 25 manufacturers and 150 different vehicle models were analyzed. Also, the reliability by car type was determined, where pickup trucks were found to be the most reliable by claim rate. Only 29% of pickup owners reported vehicle breakdowns.*

Toyota Corolla was ranked as the most reliable vehicle by claim rate. This is great news for Corolla owners around the world. Continue reading

Common Mistakes Made When Buying a New Car

Common mistakes when buying a new car - steering wheel

Photograph of the steering wheel of a 1998 Volvo V70 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Buying a new car is not easy. Along with the stress of financials comes the act of choosing what you want and what you really need. No matter the issue, a buyer should always take their time and research their options, because an auto purchase is one of the most important purchases a person will ever make in their lifetime.

Whether a veteran car buyer or a first timer, here are some mistakes that people often make when purchasing new vehicles: Continue reading