Check the safety of your teen driver’s car at this website

Check the safety of your teen driver’s car at this website
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The fatal accident rate among teenage drivers is three times the rate for all other drivers. So when it comes to choosing the best car for a teen, safety is a key concern.

Make sure that the wheels they are driving are as safe as possible. It’s not about money: There are a lot of older cars you can get that aren’t too expensive that will be very safe for your teen driver. Here’s what to look for:

  1. Rule number one, you always want a car with electronic stability control.
  2. To help you make an informed decision, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has released this list of the safest used cars for teens.

Read more:

Got a teen driver? How to get a better insurance rate
3 ways to monitor your teen behind the wheel

Clark Howard About the author:
Clark Howard is a consumer expert whose goal is to help you keep more of the money you make. His national radio show and website show you ways to put more money in your pocket, with advice you can trust. More about Clark
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