Insurance is too high on my Kia Sportage, should I replace it?

I am 80 years of age. I own a Kia Sportage CRDi 1 67 reg. It's done 30,000 miles and I am the second owner . I find insurance expensive and I want to know, if trading down to a lower insurance group from 12, what car would be worth looking for? I want a car, if smaller, with plenty of headroom.

Asked on 29 July 2022 by martin sanders

Answered by Andrew Brady
I'm surprised to hear that you're finding insurance prohibitively expensive on your Sportage – although I suspect age is a factor here. Do try shopping around for insurance quotes (if you haven't already) before you commit to changing your car. This page might be helpful:

If you do wish to replace your Sportage, it's probably worth looking at smaller SUVs. The Toyota Yaris Cross could be a good choice – it's a very cheap-to-run hybrid with plenty of interior space. You can find more of our favourite small SUVs here:
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