Purchasing a car can be quite the stressful process. New or used, you’re committing to drive after drive in the same vehicle for quite some time, so it’s important to feel comfortable with the one you leave the lot with. While a brand new vehicle may sound nice, the amount of depreciation that will take place over a relatively short amount of time may lead you to think otherwise. In this infographic, we’ll walk you through data we’ve gathered regarding the difference in equity lost between new and used vehicles over time. Not only that, but we will also give you the rundown on how purchasing used instead of new can affect the insurance and fees associated with your vehicle.