5 things you need to know before buying your first car


A car (or automobile) is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transportation. Most definitions of car say they run primarily on roads, seat one to eight people, have four tires, and mainly transport people rather than goods. Cars came into global use during the 20th century, and developed economies depend on them. The year 1886 is regarded as the birth year of the modern car when German inventor Karl Benz built the Benz Patent-Motorwagen.


A car (or automobile, motor vehicle, and so on) is the common term for what most people call an automobile. A car can be defined as: A four-wheeled vehicle with an internal combustion engine that runs primarily on gasoline or diesel fuel. Cars are often used to transport humans and cargo. They are also considered one of the most important inventions in history.


New cars are expensive and they depreciate in value as soon as you drive off the lot. Buying a new car also means you have less money to spend on other things. If you’re looking at buying a new car, consider opting for an extended warranty that can cover up to $10,000 in damages or repairs during the first few years of ownership (afterwards, it’s only worth about $1,500). The cost of this coverage will depend on the make and model of your vehicle.


Used cars may not look like much on the outside but if you take care of them, they can run just as well as any new model. When looking into used cars always try to inspect them thoroughly before buying.