What Are Some Good Cars to Buy Used?

As of 2015, good cars to buy used include the 2008 Mazda3, the 2005 Toyota Avalon, Acura TL, TSX and RL; and the 2010 to 2012 Kia Soul. Higher-priced good used cars include the 2013-2014 Hyundai Elantra, the 2008 to 2012 Honda Accord and 2009 Infinity M.

The Mazda3 is a fuel-efficient small car, while the Toyota Avalon is a roomy sedan. The Acura series vehicles have smooth handling and a style similar to the Honda Accord's European version. Although the Kia Soul is a small car, it offers plenty of cargo space. Hyundai's Elantra handles well and provides a spacious interior for back seat riders, as does Honda's popular Accord, which delivers up to 25 miles per gallon. The 2009 Infiniti M is luxury-class vehicle available with V6 and V8 engines.

As of 2015, the 2008 Ford Taurus is an excellent choice for a used car because of its poor resale value. It has a six-speed automatic transmission and a powerful V6 engine. The buyer saves money and enjoys a smooth ride.

The 2008 Hyundai Accent has poor resale values but is popular for its reliability. The buyer can get it in excellent condition and at a good price. It has excellent fuel economy, and the buyer can choose from hatchback or sedan body styles.

In the resale market, the 2008 Buick LaCrosse comes at a good price, and those who have used the car say it is reliable and it has low maintenance costs. It comes with either a V8 or a V6 engine that ensures a smooth ride.

The 2008 Mitsubishi Galant is stylish, and its reliability is above average. The 2008 model has a powerful engine, and its retail price is affordable, compared to that of the Toyota Camry, which some people may consider more popular.

Those who have used the 2008 Hyundai Elantra say it is reliable and has a high-performance engine. The car is affordable and stylish, qualities that can appeal to most buyers.