People with limited budget do not have to resign themselves to dangerous cars or no car at all. If you are looking for the safest cars on a budget, then here are some types you should consider.
2012 Chevrolet Sonic
This is a subcompact Sonic that features stability control, OnStar Automatic Crash Response, 10 air bags and ABS with brake assist.
2012 Honda Accord Sedan
This company is among those manufacturing some of the safest cars on a budget. When designing the body structure of the Accord Sedan, the company used Advanced Compatibility Engineering that makes the car compatible with different vehicles in a collision. In addition, the navigation system includes a reversing camera.
2012 Honda Civic Sedan
According to Honda, the Advanced Compatibility Engineering employed in this Compact Civic makes the car safer with many types of vehicles in crashes. The car includes ABS with brake assist, stability control and six airbags as standard features. The only exception is the GX model.
2012 Hyundai Elantra
All Elantra models are among the safest cars on a budget. They include anti-lock brakes, complete with break assist, stability control, six airbags and a reversing camera.
2012 Hyundai Sonata
This car has an automatic collision notification service featuring Blue Link telematics. Car owners can use the service free of charge for some time. The car also features a reversing camera.
2012 Kia Optima
Hybrid 2012 Kia Optima models are among the safest cars on a budget because they alert pedestrians of their approach when they operate in EV mode by playing a pre-recorded engine sound. They may also include a reversing camera.
2012 Scion tC
All models feature ABS with break assist, stability control and eight airbags. They also use the Smart Stop system to prevent acceleration with the brake pedals depressed.
2012 Toyota Camry
Toyota has also not been left out of the safest cars on a budget race. The Camry model features eight airbags and Smart Stop as standard safety features. They may also include Safety Connect emergency response system, blind-spot monitoring system and a reversing camera.
2012 Toyota Prius
The standard safety features include seven airbags and Smart Stop technology. The mid hybrid car may also feature a reversing camera, lane-departure warning, Safety Connect emergency response system and pre-collision system.
2012 Volkswagen Passat
This Volkswagen model is also included among the safest cars on a budget because it includes ABS with brake assist, stability control and six airbags.