Set A Budget


  • your financial eligibility
  • taxes and fees
  • ongoing vehicle maintenance
  • vehicle price
  • insurance rates

Evaluate Your Needs

The vehicle will be used primarily for:

  • family
  • long distance driving
  • leisure activities
  • daily commuting
  • in-town or highway driving

Do Your Research


  • available options and features
  • fuel efficiency
  • reputation for reliability
  • vehicle safety rating
  • space and storage

Choose Your Dealer

Ask Yourself

  • Is the dealer a UCDA member?
  • Are you offered any guarantees on the vehicle?
  • Can your vehicle be serviced locally?
  • Can you contact the dealer if there are any problems?