2019 Toyota Yaris LED headlights

Are LED Headlights Worth the Cost?

Cars have come a long way in just a short amount of time with new vehicle advancements being released each new model year. However, for car shoppers, it can sometimes be hard to tell which improvements are worth the added cost. Today, we are going to take a look at an automotive upgrade that has found its way into even budget-friendly models: LED headlights. Are they worth the added cost? We discuss the benefits below to find out.

What are the benefits of LED headlights?

Better Quality of Light

Overall, the light that is produced by an LED headlight is whiter and sharper than the
light that is produced by other headlights like halogen. For drivers, this means that
LED headlights can often 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback on stage at the 2018 NY Auto Showprovide better visibility in low light conditions that can improve comfort during night driving.

Longer Lasting

Though the purchase cost of LED headlights is higher up front, the lifespan of LED headlights can make them a great value. LED headlights can last for over 20 years which is often the lifespan of a vehicle. Over that lifespan, drivers with LED headlights will save on maintenance costs and service fees associated with headlight replacement.

Better Looking

The small size of LED bulbs allows car manufacturers to produce LED headlights in a variety of shapes and sizes that can enhance the overall exterior design of a vehicle. As more and more brands bring LED headlights to their fleet of vehicles,
strong LED design has become a major trend in vehicle exteriors.

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Most of the new vehicles in the Toyota lineup are equipped with LED headlights. If you are interested in taking a look at LED-equipped models, head to the Fox Toyota dealership in Clinton, Tennessee where we have a variety of models available for test drive and purchase.