Did you know the average claim for injuries in an auto accident is just over $15,000? Aside from injuries, claims for damages related to the accident tally on another $3,413. Without auto insurance in place, the cost of an at-fault accident is yours to pay out-of-pocket. Not only will you be responsible for injuries and damages occurring to others in the accident, but your own as well.
The crossover SUV is the best thing that has happened to automakers for a long time. The industry is struggling, and brands are dying off, but one vehicle segment lives on: the crossover.
Just like our families, the top family cars of 2017 come in all shapes and sizes. However, one look at the school drop-offs, soccer practices, and recent sales trends make it blatantly clear that today’s top Canadian family cars are far from yesterday’s sedans.
The Jeep brand is part of American history, its name forged during World War II as the method of transport for so many U.S. soldiers. In the years since, Jeep grew into an automotive brand synonymous with both the American spirit and adventure. Although Jeep itself is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, the Patriot debuted only recently in 2007 – and the model has yet to see a redesign. Lauded as a budget-friendly SUV for drivers who seek both four-wheeling adventures and local commutes, the Patriot has long been a popular choice for new drivers and first-time car owners.
It becomes harder and harder to buy gifts for friends and family as the years go by. Of course, it is always easy to get presents for kids, but adults can be challenging. Most people simply buy the things they want during the course of day to day life, meaning there usually isn’t much left over when birthdays and holidays roll around.
Ideally, you would treat your car like one of your children. You would give it all of the attention it deserves, and you’d make sure it gets taken care of properly when it’s sick. Considering how much time you spend with your car on a daily basis, it only makes sense for it to be treated like a member of the family.
Personally, I’ve always been fond of driving new cars, regardless of whether they’re mine or not. But the feeling of owning your own vehicle — your baby — is something completely different.