Car for new driver?

Which car/what type of car should I get if I'm a new driver? Definitely not an expensive one (perhaps secondhand?), but here are some conditions: - I live in a small town in Northeast US (snowy, rainy, hilly, small and curvy roads) - I drive pretty much everyday for at least 15 min on highway and local... show more Which car/what type of car should I get if I'm a new driver? Definitely not an expensive one (perhaps secondhand?), but here are some conditions:
- I live in a small town in Northeast US (snowy, rainy, hilly, small and curvy roads)
- I drive pretty much everyday for at least 15 min on highway and local roads
- I'm short. 5 feet tall. :(

As of now, we're considering a Honda CRV or a Subaru Forester, but still open to suggestions.

Thanks in advance!
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