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08 Jun

Learning What Types of Used or New Cars are Right for Your Needs

Talk to anyone that has gone through the car buying process about the experience and you may hear that that it can be complicated.  Part of the reason for this feeling of complexity is that there exists so much information and so much access to it thanks to the Internet.  The Internet has opened up a sea of information on every single topic imaginable and, of course, cars are in no way an exception.  This is both good and bad simultaneously.  On one hand, all that information is great, but on the other hand, it can make the decision making process laborious and complex.

Some of the Top Car Review Websites Include:

-Car and Driver www.caranddriver.com

-The Car Connection www.thecarconnection.com

-Yahoo! Canada Autos http://ca.autos.yahoo.com

-Car Magazine http://www.carmagazine.co.uk/

-J.D. Power http://www.jdpower.com/

-Autocar http://www.autocar.co.uk/car-reviews/

-New Car Net http://www.newcarnet.co.uk/roadtests.html

-Autos.ca http://www.autos.ca

-The Driver http://www.thedriver.ca/

Today, there are so many car reviews, car comparisons and advice columns and blogs offering up the pros and cons of given makes and models that its no wonder that people quite frequently feel overwhelmed by the entire car buying process.  Yet, it doesn’t have to be that way.

Sadly, many people spend a tremendous amount of time researching every single car option on the market only to walk into a car dealership still wondering which car they should buy.  Seems kind of stressful, doesn’t it? But it doesn’t have to be that way.  The fact is that you can do a tremendous amount of research only to walk into a car dealership and be completely disappointed in a car that you were absolutely sure you would love.  You might discover that the car’s seat bothers your lower back or you may find that it has a blind spot you find annoying or a variety of other problems.

 

In the bluntest of terms, you just don’t know how you are going to feel about a given car until you see it in person, sit in it and drive it!  Reading even the best written car review from the most knowledgeable insider will not tell you how you are going to respond to a given car.  Research is great and a smart move, but the smartest move might just be getting test-driving some of the cars you are considering.