Top 10 Sedans With the Lowest Insurance Expense for 2010

From Edmunds.com

It's probably obvious that a Mercedes-Benz S550 will be costlier to insure than a Mazda 3, since the former comes with a bigger price tag and potentially bigger repair bills. Still, pricey luxury cars aren't the only vehicles with a steep insurance expense. When setting rates, insurers consider how likely a model is to be involved in a crash, and for various reasons, some models have poorer records than others in this regard. Because of this factor, some bargain-priced cars — like the Mitsubishi Lancer or the Scion tC, for example — can be relatively expensive to insure.

So which sedans come with the lowest insurance premium? The answer is found in the 10 models listed below; these are the 10 sedans with the lowest insurance expense for 2010. Our rankings are based on five-year projections generated by the Edmunds data team. Each model's ranking reflects that of the trim level that's least expensive to insure.

  1. 2010 Volkswagen Jetta
  2. 2010 Chevrolet Aveo
  3. 2010 Suzuki SX4
  4. 2010 Volkswagen CC
  5. 2010 Kia Rio
  6. 2010 Buick Lucerne
  7. 2010 Mercury Milan Hybrid
  8. 2010 Subaru Impreza
  9. 2010 Chevrolet Malibu
  10. 2010 Honda Civic

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