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The average cost of car insurance for FordC-Max Sel owners is $2,495 a year. However, exact rates vary from model to model: for instance, the Mustang Shelby Gt350 costs $197 more per year to insure than the Escort Gt.
FordC-Max Sel car insurance cost
One of the primary determining factors for your FordC-Max Sel insurance rate is the age of your vehicle. Here's how much it costs to insure your C-Max Sel by car year:
If you drive a FordC-Max Sel , you can expect your insurance costs to vary depending on trim level, upgrades, and the coverage level you select. Here's how your insurance cost compares to other similar cars:
Best car insurance companies for your FordC-Max Sel
If you drive a Ford, you probably put a high value on the things Ford does best: reliability, practicality, and quality that stands the test of time.
Take a look at the table below to see the options different insurance companies offer for FordC-Max Sel drivers.
But with all the different insurance companies and coverage options out there, how do you find the right insurance? With support from Jerry’s insurance experts, switching policies is close to effortless—with no unwanted phone calls, no duplicate paperwork, and no long wait times.
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Best car insurance companies for FordC-Max Sel drivers with bad driving records
Look—Jerry knows you’re not a bad driver. In fact, our research shows that nearly 50% of U.S. drivers would rate themselves as “great,” and over half of Americans believe they’re the best driver in their immediate family.
But, well, stuff happens. And when that stuff hits the fan—whether it’s that speeding ticket you got while you were vibing to Beyonce’s new single or the DUI you picked up after that night of bad decisions in college—insurance companies are likely to raise your rates and even label you a “high-risk driver." Take a look at the table below to see how Jerry customers with previous infractions adjusted their rates
How much does FordC-Max Sel insurance go up after a DUI?
If you get a DUI while driving your C-Max Sel, you can expect your premium to increase by an average of 7%.
How much does FordC-Max Sel insurance go up after a speeding ticket?
We’ve all been there. If you get a speeding ticket in your C-Max Sel, your insurance premium could increase by an average of 5%.
Best Car Insurance for FordC-Max Sel by Age
If you’re a young driver, you might feel like you need literal superpowers to find decent car insurance at a fair price. That’s because most insurance companies label drivers under age 25 as “high-risk drivers”—regardless of their actual driving record!
The logic makes sense: because young drivers are less experienced, they tend to have statistically higher accident rates. Companies hike young drivers’ premiums to account for their perceived risk, even if their records are spotless.
If you’re under 25, you could be paying as much as $2 more every month for your insurance. Below is a comparison of average rates Jerry customers saw, broken down by age.
Best Car Insurance for FordC-Max Sel by Location
Maybe you’ve got a perfect driving record and you’ve got a decent number of years behind the wheel. But your insurance premiums are still high—why?
It’s all about risk. If you live somewhere with high rates of auto theft, traffic accidents, or severe weather, the risk to your vehicle goes up. Where you see your neighborhood, your insurance company sees a higher chance of expensive claims, and they’ll factor that into your premium.
So where can FordC-Max Sel drivers find the lowest rates—and where can you expect higher-than-average premiums? Take a look at the breakdown below.
The Ford C-Max SEL was the second trim level for the second generation Ford C-Max Hybrid models. The C-Max has a 2.0-liter I-4 engine and electric motor that together produce a net 188 horsepower and 42 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. Produced from 2013 to 2016, a 2016 Ford C-Max SEL usually costs between $15,000–$18,000. The SEL trim was the top level for the 2016 model, adding heated front seats, leather upholstery, a push-button starter, and a SYNC 3 infotainment system with an 8-inch touchscreen. The SEL trim also adds a foot-motion-activated power liftgate, as well as Active Park Assist, which parallel parks for you!Need to insure a Ford C-Max SEL of your own? Jerry.
If you own a FordC-Max Sel , here’s what you need to know about your vehicle:
The trim level you pick at the dealership affects your insurance rate. Opting for that top-of-the-line TRD trim will cost more upfront, and it’ll add to your monthly expenses.
Regular maintenance will keep your [model] in peak shape and help you avoid accidents that could raise your rate. Be sure to follow the recommended maintenance schedule in your owner’s manual!
If you bought your FordC-Max Sel new, it’s worth considering new car replacement insurance to protect your investment.
The cherry on top is that our users save, on average, over $800 per year!
Key Takeaway: The more your FordC-Max Sel is worth, the more you’ll pay to insure and drive it.
How can you save money on insurance for a FordC-Max Sel?
The average annual cost to insure a model is $2,495. But who says you have to be average? Here are a few hacks to help you save money on insurance.
You’ve heard it before: compare, compare, compare. When it comes to finding car insurance savings, comparison shopping is the name of the game.
Here’s why it works: every insurance company uses a different algorithm to set your rate. Unless you have the ability to automatically detect the optimal algorithm for your vehicle, age, zip code, etc., the only way to find the right coverage at the best rate is to compare quotes.
Actually, there is one other way—download the Jerry app, and let Jerry handle the algorithms (and the savings!) By answering a few simple questions, you can get instant access to Jerry’s pool of over 55 top insurance companies, and you’ll see rate comparisons in as little as 45 seconds!
Drive well to save
That’s right, safe driving could literally put money back in your pocket. Not only will tickets send your rate skyrocketing, but you’ll set yourself up for discounts if you can maintain a totally clean record.
If you’re close to that perfect clean record, try out a telematics program like Jerry’s Drive Well, Earn Perks to earn instant savings for your good on-road behavior. And if you’ve already got a driving history that’s, well, less than stellar, don’t despair: Jerry can still help you find low rates and improve your driving (and it’s all on your phone!).