It’s that time of year again; bank balances are looking healthier after the Christmas splurge, the roads are looking inviting for that mid-year getaway, and loan rates are more competitive than ever. So with pockets all over the nation jingling a little bit more than they have been, it’s no wonder that so many Australians are checking out the market for their next new car- especially after all the exciting automotive developments that have been taking place.

Whether it’s a sturdy family mover or a rough and tough SUV, there are plenty of great options available to suit the needs and budgets of every Aussie – even the Aussie who just wants to get from A to B. The results will show just how dependable some of our favorite brands and models are, and how many people are putting faith in the companies with solid reputations.

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With all of this in mind, we’ve decided to compile all the data to date into one handy infographic, so you can check out the cars that have really made an impact in 2016. With over 1.15 million cars being sold in 2015 alone, there’s a lot of data to go through! From top models and brands, to the purchasing habits of each state; all of this information can be extremely useful if you’re hoping to buy a new car sometime soon and want to know more about your chosen model, or even if you’re just interested in the automotive industry.

Compare and evaluate your favorite brands, or even take a look and see how your current car compares to other models or brands.

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It may be more highly sought after than you give it credit for, and you could easily find yourself looking at the perfect opportunity to sell your car and start checking out the market for a newer model yourself! From Nissan, to Toyota, and everything in between, when you’re looking at a new car the real deciding factor to think about is how to finance your new vehicle.

With current loan rates skimming percentages that have been buried for decades, now is the perfect time to look around for a loan provider with competitive rates and speedy approval times.

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