New York (
)-- Property/casualty insurers rates may
2011, but there are some models that would dodge the price bullett.
Insurers such as
determine rates by a car model's involvement in insurance claims, the cost to repair the car if parts are damaged, a vehicle's value, safety and security features.
Of couse car insurance rates also depends where you live. The most expensive states to own car insurance in are Louisiana with average premiums of over $2,500; Michigan with rates over $2,000; and Oklahoma, with rates over $1,800, according to
Still, some of the most expensive cars to insure are the Acura ZDX, Audi TTS, Audi A5, Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Corvette, BMW Z4, Lexus SC, Jaguar XF and Cadillac STS, according to
Here are the top 10 least expensive cars to insure from cheapest to most expensive.
2010 Kia Sedona
2010 Mazda Mazda5
2010 Ford Escape
2010 Hyundai Santa Fe
2010 Mercury Mariner
2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser
2010 Ford Explorer
2010 Subaru Outback
2010 Kia Optima
2010 Chevrolet Equinox
For the full list of cheapest cars to insure see
--Written by Maria Woehr in New York.
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