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  1. mucky

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    [b][u]Class		Brand		Residual Value[/u][/b]
    [color=green][b]Luxury		BMW 		53.60%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Honda 		53.00%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Luxury		Lexus 		52.50%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Toyota 		51.80%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Luxury		Land Rover 	51.20%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Luxury		Mercedes Benz 	50.80%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Volkswagen 	50.60%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Subaru 		50.50%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Luxury		Acura 		50.40%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Luxury		Infiniti 	50.00%[/b][/color]
    Luxury		Audi 		48.70%
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Nissan 		48.60%[/b][/color]
    Luxury		Cadillac 	47.80%
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Jeep 		46.80%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Mazda 		46.50%[/b][/color]
    Luxury		Volvo 		44.90%
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	Saturn 		44.60%[/b][/color]
    [color=green][b]Mainstream	GMC 		44.60%[/b][/color]
    Luxury		Saab 		43.80%
    Mainstream	Chrysler 	43.30%
    Mainstream	Hyundai 	42.90%
    Mainstream	Pontiac 	42.10%
    Mainstream	Ford 		41.80%
    Mainstream	Chevrolet 	41.70%
    Mainstream	Mitsubishi 	41.50%
    Mainstream	Mercury 	41.40%
    Luxury		Lincoln 	40.20%
    Mainstream	Dodge 		40.00%
    Mainstream	Suzuki 		38.20%
    Luxury		Jaguar 		38.10%
    Mainstream	Kia 		38.10%
    Mainstream	Buick 		37.90%
    
    * Those in green are above average for their respective class.
    Luxury Average		49.40%
    Mainstream Average 	44.50%
    
     
  2. ZAQ786

    ZAQ786 BMW: The reason Lexus is still 'In the pursuit of

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  3. mucky

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    Why the tears? :confused:
     
  4. Kelvin96GSR

    Kelvin96GSR OEM>YOU

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    Luxury Infiniti 50.00%

    :cool:
     
  6. Ivy Mike

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    VW still doing well!
     
  7. ZAQ786

    ZAQ786 BMW: The reason Lexus is still 'In the pursuit of

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    :big grin: if i ever buy a used BMW, it would make it harder to find them cheap.
     
  8. FULL-REV

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    domestics got :Owned:
     
  9. mucky

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    On the bright side, if you ever get a used BMW, you will lose a less down the road. :hsd:
     
  10. DjShiznit

    DjShiznit Representing Deutschland, yah.

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    And it's pretty much the other way around as far as reliability is concerned
     
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    I guess my Jeep scored alright :hs:
     
  12. Jake!

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    lol @ Jaguar
     
  13. tekknikal

    tekknikal Nothing's ever been better than that

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    the g35c is doing very well in that..
     
  14. JunTao

    JunTao Wheel kick to YO FACE! OT Supporter

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    This is because of the BMW fanboys
     
  15. Jake!

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    cliffs: new cars are not good investments
     
  16. FryingPan

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  17. mucky

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    Fixed. And :MasterOfTheObvious:
     
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    I feel sorry for the suckers that pay high prices for used bimmers and land rovers :mamoru:
     
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    Fixed.
     
  20. Supernoma

    Supernoma servus publicae OT Supporter

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    Flood the market with 11tyjillion rental cars and it kills the percieved value.
     
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    I wouldn't be surprised to see infiniti gaining some more over the next few years
     

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