Cheapest cars to insure revealed
The ten cheapest second-hand cars to insure have been revealed with the Smart car coming out on top.
Insurer swiftcover.com used the example of a 32-year-old man living in Birmingham with one previous speeding conviction to compare insurance rates for different makes and models of vehicles.
The top ten cheapest second-hand cars to insure with swiftcover.com are:
Among the top ten cheapest second-hand cars to insure with swiftcover.com are Smart cars in first place, followed by Fiat Seicentos and Skoda Fabias.
Toyota's Aygo and the Nissan Micra completed the top five.
Marking director at swiftcover.com Tina Shortle said there was a current downturn in new car sales and that the premiums of some of the company's rivals had been twice as high.
The Smart Pure was the cheapest car to insure at £350.84 per year, with costs rising to £581.95 for the Volvo V70 although a quote from a rival insurer was as high as £1420.91, making shopping around essential for consumers.
Meanwhile, the AA has warned today (October 21st) that car insurance has risen by 3.1 per cent in the last three months, with home insurance costs rising by 1.8 per cent.
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