Tempted to buy a second car as a winter beater just to bear the brunt of Old Jack Frost? You aren’t alone. A winter beater is a vehicle that you drive for four to six months per year so that your ‘good’ car isn’t exposed to harsh, sub-zero conditions. Some Canadians are attracted to the idea of protecting their main vehicle from the harsh elements, but there are pros and cons to consider...
The upside of a winter beater? There are undoubtedly a few:
But a cheap winter car isn’t everything it’s cracked up to be. The idea for most people includes purchasing a car for under $7,500 (often much less) because it is a secondary car, after all. That can lead to its own set of concerns:
If owning two vehicles doesn’t make sense for you, get something that’s suitable for every Canadian season! Canada Drives can help you find a reliable-yet-affordable vehicle that you’ll love driving all year long!
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