What Car Should Recent Grads Buy?
After graduating from college, you may consider buying a new car. After all, you will want something reliable to accommodate your work commute, your social life, and all your road trips to visit friends. But it is important to make the right purchase for your budget and real transportation needs. Luckily, Chevrolet makes four distinctly exciting models that all fit the bill. Learn about the affordable options below, and check them out at Nimnicht Chevrolet in Jacksonville.
This compact car has an MSRP starting at just $16,975, and it has a ton to offer given the price. It runs on a standard turbocharged engine that gets up to 40 mpg on the highway. There are high-tech features equipped standard including a seven-inch touchscreen display with a rearview camera and the Chevy MyLink infotainment system. Plus, the 2017 Cruze is available as either a sporty sedan or a functional hatchback.
Drivers in need of a roomy and powerful midsize sedan can drive a new Malibu starting at $21,680. You have your choice of an efficient 1.5L turbocharged four-cylinder or an athletic 2.0L turbocharged engine. There are 11 different active safety features available, as well as a roomy backseat and trunk. Drivers who need a lot of space or log a lot of miles will appreciate what the 2017 Malibu has to offer.
With an MSRP starting at only $13,000, this is one of the most affordable new cars on the market. It comes with the seven-inch touchscreen system described above, plus 10 standard airbags. And even though this is a small car, it offers spacious seating for four and up to 27.3 cubic feet of total cargo space. The newest Sonic offers a lot for a little.
This model is available as a sedan or hatchback, and has a starting MSRP of $15,145 as well as a ton of real-world capabilities. The hatchback configuration offers 47.4 cubic feet of total cargo space and lots of flexibility. And since this model gets up to 38 mpg on the highway and has standard features like smartphone integration, the 2017 Spark is ideal for every trip.
Recent Grads are Welcome at Nimnicht Chevrolet
Check out all these models at our dealership, and let our helpful staff help you debate buying vs. leasing. We can also help with bad credit, and make financing available to more young drivers. Contact us with any and all of your questions. If you’re ready to visit, we’re a short way from Orange Park and St. Augustine!