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    Question Can't decide on which car... help!

    We had a 2010 Toyota Corolla S. We were in an accident and it was totaled. Luckily, we were all okay including my 2 1/2 year old in the backseat. He was on the side impacted!

    Our first choice is to get another 2010 Toyota Corolla S. We loved that car! However, the IIHS just named the Mazda 3 the safest small car because of it's 5 star ratings. A lot of reviews indicate it is a slightly safer car than the Corolla.

    We cannot decide because Toyota is known for its reliability. We don't know how reliable the Mazda 3 is. JD Power and Associates predicted reliability of the Mazda 3 is a 4.0/10.0 and the Corolla is a 8.0/10.0

    I want the safest car, but I also want one that will last!

    What would you choose

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