Every year, Kelley Blue Book researches and calculates to find the brands and cars with the best resale value. They just recently released their 2017 Best Resale Value Awards, and Toyota swept the floor with other brands! It’s important to think about resale value, among other factors, when car shopping – especially if you expect to sell the car within five to ten years. If you’re in the market for a new ride, take a look at the cars with the best resale value – right here at our new Toyota dealership near Orlando!
Shop for best resale value at Toyota of Clermont
Our new Toyota dealership near Orlando was excited to find out that Toyota was named the best brand! This award means that Toyota is leader in quality, durability, desirability, and value. Over the years, drivers have continually chosen to drive Toyota cars – even after years of use. At Toyota of Clermont, we believe the best new cars make the best used cars.
In addition to earning the award for best brand, there were THREE Toyota vehicles that made the Top 10 list. All vehicles on the top 10 list will retain about 50 percent of their value after 60 months, which helps the buyer save money when the time comes to sell! On the top ten list, the 2017 Toyota Tundra takes fifth place. After 36 months, the Toyota Tundra retains 60.7 percent of its value; and 49 percent after 60 months. Sitting in second place is the 2017 Toyota 4Runner, which has a resale value of 64.3 percent after 36 months, and 54.5 percent after 60 months. Finally, taking gold on the top ten list is the 2017 Toyota Tacoma near Orlando! This durable Toyota truck has a resale value of 71.8 percent after 36 months. After 60 months, the Toyota Tacoma still retains 58.4 percent of its value!
New Toyota cars stole the show!
The Toyota Tacoma wins best in show, but other Toyota cars were winners in their own category:
- The Toyota Avalon Hybrid and Toyota Prius took second and third for the hybrid car with the best resale value.
- The 2017 Toyota Sienna near Orlando took the cake for the minivan with the best resale value.
- The Toyota Yaris iA and Toyota Yaris sit in the top three for the sub-compact car with best resale value.
- Joined by the Toyota 4Runner, the Toyota Highlander makes the cut for mid-size SUV.
At Toyota of Clermont, we know that car shopping can get a bit overwhelming. You have to think about space, features, and safety – all while staying in your budget! While it can be a bit stressful to remember it all, it’s crucial that you don’t forget to incorporate resale value. Unfortunately, depreciation is a car buyer’s worst enemy, so it’s important to think ahead and beat it! Purchasing a car that will retain a majority of its value will help you save down the road.
If you have questions about resale value, or want to shop new Toyota cars with the best resale value, come by and visit us! We’re located at 16851 State Road, between the Florida Turnpike and Highway 27.