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Cheap Cars for Sale in New Zealand

Cheap cars for sale

When buying a cheap car in New Zealand, there are numerous sites where you can find vehicles for sale.

 

At Travel Cars, we have a variety of cheap cars for sale, from small cars to station wagons or 4WDs.

 

Most of our public are tourists looking to buy and sell their vehicle, and many times, you can find a great bargain due to the rush of leaving the country.

 

🔍 You can find below cheap cars for sale depending on their type and location:

🚘 Small Cars For Sale

Toyota Blade 2007
$5,600
Bay of Plenty
210,250Km
Automatic
Bmw 116i 2014
$10,000
Auckland
104,500Km
Automatic

🚙 Stations Wagons & 4WD's

Nissan Presage Self-Contained
$4,000
Christchurch
211,000Km
Automatic
2004 Honda Odyssey
$4,300
Auckland
216,000Km
Automatic
Subaru Exiga
$7,000
Auckland
164,000Km
Automatic
Nissan Lafesta Campervan
$3,500
Auckland
207,000Km
Automatic
Subaru Legacy 2005
$4,200
Auckland
208,500Km
Automatic

🥇 Tips for Buying a Cheap Car

  1. Set a Budget: Determine how much you’re willing to spend, including the costs of insurance, registration, and potential repairs.

  2. Research the Vehicle: Look up reviews and reliability ratings for the models you’re interested in. This can help you avoid common pitfalls and select a car that will serve you well.

  3. Inspect the Car Thoroughly: Check for signs of wear and tear, rust, and any potential mechanical issues. Consider getting a professional inspection to ensure there are no hidden problems.

  4. Check the Vehicle History: Use services like Carjam to get a detailed history report of the car, including previous ownership, accident history, and any outstanding finance.

  5. Test Drive: Always take the car for a test drive to assess its performance, comfort, and handling. Pay attention to any unusual sounds or behaviors.

🧑‍💻 FAQs about Buying Cheap Cars in New Zealand

Popular affordable models include the Toyota Corolla, Mazda Demio, Honda Fit/Jazz, Nissan Tiida, and Suzuki Swift. These cars are known for their reliability, fuel efficiency, and low maintenance costs.

You can find reliable used cars ranging from NZD $4,000 to $15,000, depending on the make, model, and year.

  • Dealerships: Often provide warranties and financing options, which can be reassuring.
  • Private Sellers: May offer better prices but require thorough inspection and verification of the vehicle’s condition and history.

Many dealerships offer financing plans. Additionally, you can explore personal loans from banks or credit unions. Ensure you compare interest rates and terms before committing.

  • Insurance: Obtain quotes to budget for monthly premiums.
  • Registration and Licensing: Consider the cost of transferring ownership and annual registration fees.
  • Maintenance and Repairs: Budget for routine maintenance and any potential repairs.

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