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HarrytheCarGeek

Bureau of Labor Statistics: America's Aging Autos

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Taking a lead from the NJABA, I was doing some research and came across this article.

 

http://www.bls.gov/opub/btn/volume-3/pdf/americans-aging-autos.pdf

 

 

Households

Households headed by individuals 55–64 years old reported spending the most of all households on vehicle maintenance
and repair ($607 per vehicle) and had an average vehicle age of just under 11 years old.

 

The article is a good read, it may give you food for thought is you are having a hard time meeting your own numbers.

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