Student Car Leasing; What cars should you choose?
If you are a student or are thinking about heading off to university this year then the way in which you get to and from class is very important to your success overall. Walking, riding a bike or taking the bus are common but, nowadays many students take their cars to University too. This might seem extravagant for some students but having a car at Uni is definitely a good thing…
Why should a student lease their car?
Students are one of the UKs largest market sectors for car leasing companies and as such many local car lease brands are offering deals and special offers on small, new, reliable cars suitable for students to lease for the duration of their courses. As many Universities now actively encourage working in the chosen market as part of one or more elements of a course, just how you get to your student job or work placement is important. Turning up on time and in a vehicles which sets a tone is very important and as the cost of motoring continues to rise here in Britain and as student loans are getting ever smaller, the chance of owning your own car at university or college is ever decreasing unless sponsored by mum and dad.
What kind of cars can students lease?
Often the type of car you want to lease and the kind of car a student can afford are two very different things, considering that the areas student often live in feature high crime rates, lease car insurance is something which should be taken into account when taking out a lease deal. Smaller cars often carry lower insurance premiums than large or prestige cars and as such small cars make more suitable vehicles for students to lease.
What makes and models should students choose?
Some of the most popular lease cars with students include the following cars;
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All of which can be leased for less than £140 a month, some cars will need to be taxed if they are not included in the low tax bracket or free tax bracket which many modern small engine cars are included in, all the cars listed above will also be subject to additional insurance premiums. Gap Insurance for lease cars is something which many leasing customers choose to take out when signing up for a lease car deal too, check out the article here to learn more about lease cars and Gap insurance.
So if you are a student and are wanting a reliable, new car to show off and get you to class then you should consider the benefits of leasing a car. Simply use and abuse the car as much as you like ad then once the lease agreement comes to an end you simply hand the vehicle back to the lease company and either take out a new car to help you move forwards into employment and working life hereafter…