Top Used Vehicles Under $10,000

October 26th, 2015

With the necessity of safety and reliability, choosing the right used vehicle for your needs is important. Just about every model entering the used market has a higher average life-cycle now compared to a decade ago. This is a good thing because more good vehicles are found under $10,000 on the used market. Here are some of the top choices.

2006-2007 Ford Fusion

These two years were the first two for the Fusion. The vehicle provides a great choice on the used market with a reliability score of 4-out-of-5 from JD Power and Associates. The vehicle also received a high crash rating and an overall test score from Consumer Reports of 84-out-of-100. Along with these stats, the Fusion provides a roomy vehicle with plenty of comfort.

2004 – 2006 Mini Cooper

If a smaller vehicle is your thing, you will find the Mini Cooper from 2004 to 2006 to be the right choice. This is a very reliable vehicle with a high crash test rating. Handling is one of the best features of the Mini Cooper and the light weight design provides plenty of performance.

2006 – 2009 Kia Optima

An overlooked vehicle with a low price tag, this Kia is one of the best on the used market. The crash test score is nearly perfect and the overall test score is also very high. This is a reliable vehicle known for lasting longer than most others. With the Optima, you get a roomy interior and a stylish exterior. It is a very appealing vehicle for many.

2005 – 2010 Nissan Versa

Known as one of the top used hatchbacks and a top sedan, this vehicle is one to look for on the used market. Although it has a lower reliability score than many others on the market, it’s still a good choice. The Versa provides great fuel economy, a large interior and plenty of power.

These vehicles are the best on the market. However, whenever you choose a used vehicle, make sure your tires are new. This will allow you to get the best performance out of the vehicle.


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