Competition in the auto industry is good. It’s the reason why you don’t see cars like this or this anymore. It’s also the reason why affordable used midsize sedans from Kia, Hyundai, Chevrolet or Ford look more like luxury cars than economy vehicles. Here are four used economy rides that will make you rethink whether you really want to drop an extra $10,000 or more on a used luxury car like an Audi A4, Mercedes C-Class, Lincoln MKZ or BMW 3-series.
Based on the most popular Mojo Motors used car searches from October, if you’re looking to buy a used car to help you blend-in, go with a Toyota. If you want a used car that will make you stand out, buy a Smart ForTwo. Plus, we have the most popular pick up truck searches, most popular minivan searches and infographics of the 10 most popular car searches, the 10 most popular automaker searches and the least searched automakers. Keep in mind Mojo Motors only currently serves the New England market including Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New Hampshire so this data doesn’t speak for the other 46 states. Oh, and if you feel so inclined, here’s a recap of the most popular and unpopular searches in September for comparison. Keep reading for all the factoids.