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Used vehicle average selling price in the U.S. 2016 -2019

In 2019, the average selling price of used vehicles came to around 21,000 U.S. dollars. New automobiles and light trucks were on average almost 16,000 U.S. dollars more expensive than used light vehicles.

The used car boom

As the price for new vehicles has been increasing, more Americans are turning towards buying second-hand cars and light trucks. Buying new cars and light trucks is typically seen as a privilege that few may do often. Generally, used vehicles sales are on the rise in most countries. Thanks to ever improving technology, automobiles may keep running for many years and remain of good condition. This allows the average age of light vehicles in operation in the United States is slowly increasing. Although new cars are often seen as status symbols, vintage cars are also very popular in the United States, the main reason for this trend being aesthetic and cultural values.

Used vehicle average selling price in the United States from 2016 to 2019

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Source

Release date

2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

2016 through 2019

Supplementary notes

The values have been rounded.
The figures refer to retail prices at light vehicle dealerships and exclude F&I (Finance and Insurance) sales.

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