Why Safety Matters When Purchasing a Family Car

2013-Seat-Toledo-Family-Car

What factors do you consider when looking for a new car for the family? Style, comfort, and price are likely at the top of your list. However, did you consider safety? While today’s vehicles in general are a lot safer than they used to be, there continues to be thousands of deaths on the annual basis in the state of Texas.

According to the Texas Department of Transportation, more than 94,000 accidents were the direct result of distracted driving. And while this goes to show that you cannot control everything while behind the wheel, having a vehicle that is durable enough to withstand a crash can be the difference between life and death for you and your loved ones…. Now realizing the seriousness of selecting a family car from a local Dallas dealership, learning more about safety ratings makes sense. Continue Reading →

Top 5 family hatchbacks that hold their value

Volkswagen Golf

When buying a car, how well it retains its value can often take a backseat compared to comfort, safety and practicability. But, what if we told you when you buy your next family car, you can get all those things. Continue Reading →

Multi-billion dollar car insurance market set to grow worldwide

100-Dollar-CarThere’s no doubting car insurance is a multi-billion dollar industry which is forecast to grow in line with the expected large increase in vehicle numbers on roads worldwide. Indeed, industry watchers expect the vehicle insurance market to increase in value from about $560 billion in 2011 to around $650 billion by 2017.

Although North America dominates the industry, its position is likely to be challenged by new and emerging markets like China, where disposable income has increased greatly over recent years and car ownership has risen dramatically as a consequence. Continue Reading →