Is the fear of higher insurance rates influencing your decision on buying a new car?
Out of 5,096 people, 3,838 people said “yes” the fear of higher insurance rates was influencing their decision to buy a new car.
From that 1,258 people said “no” the fear of higher insurance rates was NOT influencing their decision to buy a new car.
Selection – Based on 5,096 replies:
Yes – 3,838 (75%)
No – 1,258 (25%)
Therefore, 75% are fearful of what their insurance would be if they were to buy a new car.
The reality is that the difference in the insurance rates between a new and older vehicle is within a couple of hundred dollars, as long as you do a rate search through InsuranceHotline.com to find which insurance company has the best rate for that new vehicle.
This chart compares the insurance rates between a new and older vehicle for the 30 top insurance companies in Canada. The lowest and highest rate calculated are displayed.
Difference between a 2005 and 1998 Pontiac is only $215 per year
|2005||Pontiac Grand Am SE 4DR||$1,528||$4,924|
|1998||Pontiac Grand Am SE 4DR||$1,313||$4,698|
Difference between a 2005 and 1998 Chevrolet Blazer is only $310 per year
|2005||Chevrolet Blazer S Series 2DR 4WD||$1,898||$6,207|
|1998||Chevrolet Blazer S Series 2DR 4WD||$1,588||$5,509|