Let’s kick a few tires together! This is “LifeCycles” with Laurie Edwards-Tate, President, At Your Home Familycare.

Baby boomer buying power is changing the way cars are made. Boomers want safe, stylish cars with good visibility. Quality and styling come next. Then driver comfort. How easy is it to get in and out? See and use the controls?

Automakers are adding smart brakes, backup cameras, and proximity sensor systems. Younger buyers put priority on payments and price. Most couldn’t live without an iPod input.

One thing all ages agree on: though they are safe and roomy at a good price, no one thinks it’s cool to drive a minivan. Some things never change!

Click the play button to listen:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Aired live in studio and produced by At Your Home Familycare

Leave a reply