If you’re in the market for a used car, you might want to get yourself a Hyundai Elantra. Choose any Elantra manufactured from 2003 to 2008 and you’ll probably be a happy camper.
According to Edmunds.com, the Hyundai Elantra was awarded the annual Used Car Best Bet award. Because of their safety, reliability and availability Hyundai Elantras along with 14 other select few vehicles were given the prestigious award.
Edmunds provides a listing other top performers by category. If you’re looking for a Minivan, you’re pretty safe choosing a Honda Odyssey manufactured in the years 2003-2008. However if your more of a pick up truck type of driver, the compact Toyota Tacoma (2003-2008) or the large Ford F-150 (2003-2008) are winners.
Here’s Edmunds listing of the 2010 Used Car Best Bet awards:
|Compact Sedan||Hyndai Elantra||2003-2008|
|Midsize Sedan||Toyota Camry||2003-2008|
|Large Sedan||Hyundai Azera||2006-2008|
|Station Wagon||Pontiac Vibe||2003-2008|
|Compact SUV/Crossover||Honda CR-V||2003-2008|
|Midsize SUV/Crossover||Mitsubishi Endeavor||2004-2008|
|Large SUV/Crossover||Chevrolet Tahoe||2003-2008|
|Compact Truck||Toyota Tacoma||2003-2008|
|Large Truck||Ford F-150||2003-2008|
Searching for a used car can sometimes be a crap shoot, but selecting a vehicle from the list above may help to stack the odds in your favor. For more information on how Edmunds chooses its winners and more details about each winner, visit their website.