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10 Best Late-Model Used Cars Under $15,000

Posted 3/30/2017 6:38 PM
10 Best Late-Model Used Cars Under $15,000

A little over a century ago Thomas R. Marshall, the 28th Vice President of the United States, famously said, “What this country needs is a good five-cent cigar.” These days, Marshall’s plea could be amended to read, “What this country needs is a good $15,000 used car.” The happy news is they exist, and with the help of our Master Mechanic, we at Kelley Blue Book have compiled this list of the 10 Best Late-Model Used Cars Under $15,000. Some individual examples of these cars might be priced higher than 15 grand, but we expect you’ll be able to find serviceable versions in your area. And while we’re talking about service, our Master Mechanic advises that when you identify a vehicle for possible purchase, take it to the technician of your choice for an assessment. The inspection could pay for itself, because often the mechanic will find reasons the seller should discount the price.

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