Used Cars Knowledge Base

If you’re looking for a used vehicle, we have a wealth of information on what to look out for, from basic maintenance issues to beating dealership markups. If you’re looking at auction listings trying to choose your next vehicle, let us give some guidance on what might be best for you.

Used Cars

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How to Spot the Best Deals When Buying Used Cars

Buying a car, pre-owned or new, should be a fun experience. However, many used car buyers are sometimes overwhelmed in their quest of getting an appealing vehicle that fits their …

6 days ago
The Top 5 Used BMW’s to Buy for Under $6000

Even though the price of a vehicle is usually the most important factor for most buyers of used cars, brand matters too. BMW is a brand that many turn to …

1 week ago
The Top 5 All-Electric Vehicles to Buy Used

Since electric cars were introduced in the US market, the average annual growth rate has been 20%. However, in 2018, 361,307 electric vehicles were sold. This was an 81% leap …

2 weeks ago
The Top 5 Hybrid Vehicles to Buy Used

Between 1999 and April 2016, 4.3 million hybrid vehicles were sold in the US. The United States comes second to Japan when it comes to the market of hybrid cars. …

2 weeks ago updated 04/08/2019
5 Reasons Why Your US Auction Car Purchase or Shipping to Nigeria May be Delayed

Buying a US auction car is a straightforward but lengthy process that all intending buyers should be aware of. Regardless of the average length of time (6-8 weeks), the benefits …

3 weeks ago
What You Need to Know About Buying Used Hybrid Cars

In 2015, there are over 384,000 used hybrid cars in the US. Many buyers of hybrid cars prefer buying them used and avoid paying the premium rate which takes a …

4 weeks ago
More Customers with Good Credit are Opting for Used Cars

In 2018, over 39.5 million used cars were sold. This was a slight increase from the 2017 sales of 39.3 million units. Unlike the growth in the sales of used …

4 weeks ago updated 03/26/2019
How to Deal with Unseen Damages on Your Newly Purchased Car in Nigeria

Everyone would love to buy a brand new car without a doubt. However, the cost is usually beyond what many people can afford. This makes online auctions, like Auto Auction …

1 month ago updated 04/01/2019
The Impact of Smaller Tax Refunds on the Purchase of Older Used Cars

Tax refund season has traditionally been a period when many people make down payments for used cars. For that reason, prices usually increase on older used cars that are in …

1 month ago updated 03/19/2019
What You Need to Know about Buying Used Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicles were first introduced in the mid-19th century. However, they did not become prominent until the 21st century. This is because more people have become conscious of carbon emissions …

1 month ago
Is Buying a Used Electric Vehicle a Good Idea?

When electric cars were first introduced in the market, there was much scepticism. However, those who took a chance at buying electric cars had positive things to say about them. …

2 months ago updated 03/07/2019
Top Things You Must Do When Buying a Used Car

The demand for used cars has grown significantly over the past couple of years. The price tag on new cars and the constant change in technology has led many buyers …

2 months ago
What is The Markup on a Used Car? How is it Calculated?

When you buy a used car from a dealer, he is selling it at a profit. The markup varies, although it typically ranges between 25% and 45%. If you are …

2 months ago
Top 5 Used BMW Cars Under $6000

BMW is a German manufacturer that produces luxury cars known for their powerful engines. The BMW M is a sub-brand of vehicles designed for outstanding performance. BMW I is the …

2 months ago
5 Best Easy To Maintain Vehicles In Nigeria

It is common knowledge that most car owners in Nigeria don’t really take the servicing and maintenance of their vehicles seriously until a fault develops. It’s not uncommon to even …

2 months ago