When you find out that you're going to need a new vehicle, there is a lot to think about. You have to determine what your set budget is. You also have to narrow down what make and model of vehicle you want to select. One type of vehicle that is very practical for a number of demographics is the crossover. This vehicle is a step up from the sedan, but you don't have to invest loads of money into a larger vehicle like an SUV or truck.

Depending on what manufacturer you are considering, the crossover typically comes with some great technology that adds to the overall safety and convenience of your vehicle. You'll get features like blind spot monitoring and lane departure correction. Navigation, impressive audio and plenty of room throughout is also pretty standard.