The 10 cars, pickup trucks, and SUVs that have the best resale value after 5 years

A 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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A 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.
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Fiat Chrysler

  • The average passenger vehicle loses nearly half of its value over five years, according to the automotive research firm iSeeCars.
  • iSeeCars analyzed over 6.9 million vehicles from model-year 2014 that were sold that year and compared them to over 800,000 used vehicles from model-year 2014 that were sold in 2019.
  • The average depreciation over that period was 49.6%, but vehicles from brands like Jeep, Toyota, and Porsche held on to more of their value.
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The average passenger vehicle loses nearly half of its value over five years, according to the automotive research firm iSeeCars.

But some vehicles retain much more of their value, providing more lucrative resale opportunities for their owners. iSeeCars analyzed over 6.9 million vehicles from model-year 2014 that were sold that year and compared them to over 800,000 used vehicles from model-year 2014 that were sold this year.

The average depreciation over that period was 49.6%, but vehicles from brands like Jeep, Toyota, and Porsche held on to more of their value.

These are the 10 vehicles that experienced the lowest amount of depreciation, according to iSeeCars’ study.


10. Subaru Impreza WRX

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A 2015 Subaru Impreza WRX.
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Subaru

Average five-year depreciation: 40%


9. Nissan Frontier

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A 2014 Nissan Frontier.
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Nissan

Average five-year depreciation: 39.5%


8. Nissan GT-R

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A 2014 Nissan GT-R.
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Nissan

Average five-year depreciation: 39.4%


7. Honda Ridgeline

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A 2014 Honda Ridgeline.
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Honda

Average five-year depreciation: 38.1%


6. Porsche 911

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2014 Porsche 911.
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Average five-year depreciation: 37.2%


5. Toyota 4Runner

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A 2014 Toyota 4Runner.
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Toyota

Average five-year depreciation: 36.5%


4. Toyota Tundra

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A 2014 Toyota Tundra.
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Toyota

Average five-year depreciation: 35.9%


3. Toyota Tacoma

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A 2016 Toyota Tacoma.
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Toyota

Average five-year depreciation: 32%


2. Jeep Wrangler

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A 2014 Jeep Wrangler.
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Jeep

Average five-year depreciation: 31.5%


1. Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

A 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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A 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.
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Fiat Chrysler

Average five-year depreciation: 30%