You know that the over 50’s have it all when you read an article from SAGA that we as a group spend more on motoring than any other age.
People over 50 spent £7.6 billion in 2014 on new cars; more than £6 of every £10 of new car spend in Britain, and were also twice as likely to opt for a Porsche, Mini or Jaguar than anyone else.
Car ownership, which keeps the over 50 mobile and engaged in social activities, has been steadily rising since 2000 and this increase has been especially dramatic for those over 75 as people in the UK live longer.
Keeping mobile has an upside for UK Plc because people who can get about remain independent for longer, reducing care and health costs.
So what Purple products are out there out there to help us all keep moving? Well it’s hard to find a stand out product here but given their functionality, here’s 9 categories that can keep you moving, together with a reminder about the things you need to know about driving when you’re older. Sometimes it makes sense to act within the law!