The Best Used Cars for College Students
The most important aspect for college students while purchasing a car is the price. A new car is an expensive proposition that does not fit in a limited budget. A used car allows college students to afford priorities and small luxuries on campus without taking out more loans. Here we have provided you with a list of the best used cars for college students.
2016 Honda Fit
The 2016 Honda Fit is a compact hatchback full of fun tech features and plenty of room for your friends. It is powered by a 1.5 liter, four-cylinder engine paired with a six-speed manual transmission making 130 horsepower and 114 lb.-ft. of torque. The car comes with standard safety features like vehicle stability assist with traction control, anti-lock braking system and brake assist. Inside the cabin, you have an air conditioning system with air filtration, a five-inch color LCD screen, a 160-watt AM/FM/CD audio system with MP3 and four speakers and Bluetooth streaming audio support.
2015 Honda Accord Hybrid
The 2015 Honda Accord is a ninth-generation vehicle that has evolved to become very special. The sedan is powered by 2.0-liter i-VTEC four-cylinder engine with AC synchronous permanent-magnet electric motors making 190 total system horsepower. It comes with a wide array of safety features like a rearview camera, Acoustic Vehicle Alerting System, Vehicle Stability Assist with traction control and six airbags. Inside the cabin, you get dual-zone automatic climate control, an eight-inch high-resolution screen, MP3/Auxiliary input jack, and a USB audio interface.
2017 Honda CR-V Hybrid
The 2017 Honda CR-V is a compact SUV-powered by 184-horsepower, 2.4-liter engine coupled with a continuously variable transmission. The cabin of CR-V is a combination of style and comfort with ample legroom for all occupants. For entertainment, you have Bluetooth streaming audio, Pandora compatibility, and USB audio interface. Standard safety features include six airbags and a rearview camera. You also get AWD with an intelligent control system and hill start assist. The CR-V offers a fuel economy of 27 MPG in the city and 33 MPG on the highway.
2016 Chevrolet Equinox
The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is a compact SUV with a spacious interior, smooth ride and high reliability ratings. This fuel-efficient SUV is powered a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine with direct injection technology paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. It comes with a host of safety features like six airbags, anti-lock brakes with brake assist and electronic brake-force distribution and a tire pressure monitoring system.
Inside the vehicle’s cabin, you get ample space for five people and 31.5 cubic feet of cargo space. For entertainment, you have a seven-inch color touchscreen and AM/FM stereo with MP3 playback capability.
2015 Nissan Versa Note
The 2015 Versa Note is a subcompact car with a passenger capacity of five. It is powered by a 1.6-liter I-4 engine producing 109 horsepower and 107 lb.-ft. of torque coupled with a five-speed manual transmission. The Versa Note is EPA rated at 31 MPG city/40 MPG highway. It comes with standard safety features like anti-lock brakes, vehicle dynamic control with traction control, and the Nissan Advanced Airbag system. Interior features include a AM/FM/CD audio system with auxiliary audio input jack, Bluetooth hands-free phone system, cup holders in the center console and air conditioning.
Buying a new car means you have to spend thousands of dollars and you are limited to a few models based on your budget. When you consider purchasing a used car, you have more options and you might get an older model of your dream car within your limited budget.