Best Deals on Used Electric Vehicles
September 3, 2015If you've been considering purchasing an electric vehicle (EV) or hybrid, now is a good time. Due to low gas prices and lower demand, there's a ton of great deals on used electric vehicles.
Forbes put together a list of what they consider the 15 best deals on used 2013 models of EVs and hybrids. Vehicles on the list include the Smart fortwo Electric Drive, Nissan Leaf, Ford Focus Electric, and Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid.
As always, I recommend you use TrueCar No Haggle, CarsDirect and NADAGuides to see the best prices being offered in your local areas.
|Rank||Vehicle||Used 2013 Models||Original MSRP|
|1||Mitsubishi i-MiEV||$8,319 to $9,136 (2012 model)||$29,125-$31,125|
|2||Smart fortwo Electric Drive||$10,060 - $11,402||$25,000 - $28,000|
|3||Nissan Leaf||$10,097 - $13,572||$28,000 - $34,840|
|5||Ford Focus Electric||$13,776||$39,200|
|6||Ford C-Max Hybrid||$14,267-$16,061||$25,200-$28,365|
|8||Hyundai Sonata Hybrid||$15,182-$17,614||$25,650-$30,550|
|10||Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid||$15,758-$18,508||$24,995-$31,180|
|11||Kia Optima Hybrid||$16,085-$19,800||$25,900-$31,950|
|12||Ford C-Max Energi||$16,561||$32,950|
|13||Ford Fusion Energi||$18,756-$21,759||$38,700-$40,100|
|15||Ford Fusion Hybrid||$16,952-$19,796||$27,200-$32,100|
My Recommendation for Car ShoppersTrueCar No-Haggle, CarsDirect, and NADAGuides are the quickest way to see the lowest car prices in your area. These sites show you no-haggle prices from dealers closest to you - and the deals are usually really good. This should be the first step you take when negotiating your car price. Follow this up with my checklist to make sure you squeeze out every last bit of savings.
- Gregg Fidan
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