The most expensive cars to insure in Maine

Maine has on average the lowest auto insurance rates in the country, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t cars that will cost you a pretty penny to insure. ranks the states with most expensive auto insurance, as well as the most expensive cars to insure. The data is based on car insurance quotes for a hypothetical driver (a single, 40-year-old male driver with good credit and a clean record who commutes 12 miles a day) gathered from six of the largest insurance carriers — Allstate, Farmers, GEICO, Nationwide, Progressive and State Farm. Rates were compiled in December 2012.

Without further ado, here are…

The most expensive vehicles to insure in Maine (all are 2013 models)

Model Style Maine avg. annual premium National avg. annual premium
Mercedes-Benz CL65 AMG Two-door coupe $2,010 $3,330
Mercedes-Benz CL600 Two-door coupe $1,996 $3,357
Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Two-door convertible $1,964 $3,207
Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG Four-door sedan $1,950 $3,221
Mercedes-Benz S600 Four-door sedan $1,949 $3,158
Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG Two-door coupe $1,896 $3,184
Porsche Panamera Turbo Four-door sedan AWD $1,847 $2,912
Jaguar XKR Two-door coupe $1,794 $2,756
Jaguar XKR Two-door convertible $1,776 $2,822
Porsche 911 Turbo Two-door convertible AWD $1,756 $2,958

If those premiums look a little pricey, perhaps one of the following vehicles is more your speed.

The least expensive vehicles to insure in Maine (again, all are 2013 models)

Model Style Maine avg. annual premium National avg. annual premium
Honda Odyssey LX Four-door 2WD wagon $704 $1,263
Jeep Patriot Sport Four-door 2WD utility $706 $1,160
Ford Edge SE Four-door 2WD utility $717 $1,128
Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo Four-door 4WD utility 3.7L $727 $1,148
Hyundai Tucson GL Four-door 2WD utility $728 $1,204
Toyota Tacoma Two-door 2WD pickup truck $733 $1,287
Honda Odyssey EX Four-door 2WD wagon $734 $1,305
Volkswagen Passat S Four-door sedan $734 $1,422
Jeep Compass Sport Four-door 2WD utility $735 $1,217
Toyota Sienna Five-door wagon $737 $1,334
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Whit Richardson is Business Editor at the Bangor Daily News. He blogs about Maine business, entrepreneurs and the economy.