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They could have easily called me up and told me that the car would need an extensive repair, and I would have had to pay it. With a 3.7-liter V6 that can produce up to 332 horsepower, the Nissan 370Z is among the most powerful roadsters money (at least $35,000-worth of money) can buy from Japan.
While stories abound of wealthy Chinese snapping up luxury automobiles, the reality is that for many Chinese citizens, the vehicles they want most are inexpensive cars suitable for basic transportation, much like the original Fiat 500 and Volkswagen Beetle.
If the car passes the test with the converter disconnected but not with it connected you know that the converter is clogged and must be replaced. The IIHS rules out small cars for safety reasons so none of the cars on the list are cheap econo-boxes. Honda doesn’t offer a free maintenance plan; however, their cars are durable and hold their value. Not only is the Mustang a classic muscle car, it is also one of the cheapest sports cars to buy, own and operate. Don’t get your college kid a glorified soda can on wheels, get them a strong American car that is comfortable and reasonably fast but doesn’t lend itself to some of the stupid things I see other college students do in their tiny fun” cars.
This makes cheaper cars generally ideal for those who live in town, or who have just passed their driving tests and need something reasonably inexpensive (especially when it comes to insurance) to take advantage of their new-found independence. Inexpensive vehicles will receive plenty of responses, so be prepared to receive a higher number of calls and e-mails than usual.