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Acura RSX 2nd deadliest car 01-04

I just saw this article on MSN and thought you all might be interested.

A Consumer Reports article based on data from the IIHS ranked vehicles based on the number of deaths in 200 different vehicles that occurred in auto accidents of cars from the 01-04 model years. They ranked it in terms of deaths per million registered vehicles of that model. The only vehicle with a higher death rate than the Acura RSX's falling into those model year ranges was the 2-door 2wd Chevy Blazer.

Lowest rates of driver death
Fewer than 20 driver deaths per million registered vehicle years for 2001-2004 model year.
Make & model Rates per million
Chevrolet Astro 7
Infiniti G35 11
BMW 7 Series 11
Toyota 4Runner 13
Audi A4/S4 quattro 14
Mercedes Benz E-Class 14
Toyota Highlander 14
Mercedes-Benz M-Class 14
Toyota Sienna 17
Honda Odyssey 17
Lexus ES330 18
Lexus RX330 18
Toyota Sequoia 18
Honda Pilot 19
BMW X5 19

Highest rates of driver death
More than 140 driver deaths per million registered vehicle years for 2001-2004 model year.
Make & model Rates per million
Chevrolet Blazer (2 door, 2WD) 232
Acura RSX 202
Nissan 350Z 193
Kia Spectra (hatchback) 191
Pontiac Sunfire 179
Kia Rio 175
Chevrolet Cavalier (2 door) 171
Mitsubishi Eclipse 169
Dodge Neon 161
Pontiac Grand Am (2 door) 160
Chevrolet Cavalier (4 door) 150
Ford Mustang 150


Full article: http://autos.msn.com/advice/CRArt.as...763#rate_table


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whoa, that's crazy. and that's why insurance is so high

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Stupid idiots crashing that make the rest of us have to pay more...
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holy hell! Who would have thought, considering it took me more than 2 months to find the perfect rsx that wasn't wrecked or plowed through a wall. Damn those idiots, I love my rsx.
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What's a ballpark figure for 2002 RSX insurance?
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i think it's funny that the G35 is on the least deadliest list, while the 350z is on the most deadliest list. Besides a backseat, they are pretty damned close to the same car. (The G is a lot more comfy though.) Just goes to show you how demographics can skew statistics.

The insurance on the G is really high too, much higher than what i have on the RSX (full coverage, blah blah)
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What's a ballpark figure for 2002 RSX insurance?
i pay $1116 every 6 months, full coverage

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i pay $1116 every 6 months, full coverage
they charge me around $625.00 every 6 months for mine... full coverage, but w/ $1000.00 deductible, what's yours? I"m waiting for it to go down a little more before I switch to $500.00 or even $250.00 deductible.

DJ my friend, you'll be happy once you get married, your insurance will go down because you won't be single anymore, then it'll go down if you guys insure both your car and her car (assuming she has/will have a car) together, and it'll go down some more if/when you guys buy a house and insure all 3 of them together. Oh one more thing, it'll go down again when you turn 25.

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they charge me around $625.00 every 6 months for mine... full coverage, but w/ $1000.00 deductible, what's yours? I"m waiting for it to go down a little more before I switch to $500.00 or even $250.00 deductible.

DJ my friend, you'll be happy once you get married, your insurance will go down because you won't be single anymore, then it'll go down if you guys insure both your car and her car (assuming she has/will have a car) together, and it'll go down some more if/when you guys buy a house and insure all 3 of them together. Oh one more thing, it'll go down again when you turn 25.
i'm looking forward too all those things.

my deductable is $500 i think

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DJ and I are in the same boat. Looking to save on all those things and taxes when I buy a house and get married!
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