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Best used estate cars in your price range

Best used estate cars in your price range

Used Estate cars that fit your budget

If you're looking for a practical everyday car, don't underestimate the humble estate. Spacious and functional, estate cars are a great alternative to an SUV, not to mention the reduction in fuel costs. With a range of styles and models to choose from, we've put together this guide to show you what's available in your price range. 


What car manufacturers produce estate cars? 

Almost every car manufacturer offers some form of estate car, but the most popular ones to look out for are Skoda, Volvo, BMW, Mercedes and Ford. Check out our guide for the Best Used Estate Car  to see the most popular models from each year.

Explore our range of used estate cars available at Carbase.


Used estate car expected costs 

The cost of a used estate car will depend on a number of factors, the main being its age. You also need to consider mileage, performance and specifications when looking for a used car and what you can get within your budget. 


Brand new estate car cost range 

If you bought a brand-new estate car, you could pay on average between £25,000 to £50,000 for the most popular manufacturers and models.

2-3-year-old used estate car cost range

A used estate car from 2018 - 2019 would cost approx. between £9,000 - £30,000.

5-10-year-old used estate car cost range

A used estate car from 2012 - 2017 would cost approx. between £5,000 - £25,000.

10+ year old used estate car cost range

A used estate car from 2011 and earlier would cost approx. between £1,500 - £14,000.


Which used estate models hold their value?

When buying a car, its value will naturally depreciate over time. However, some models hold their value better than others. These include: 

Skoda Superb Estate
BMW 3 Series Touring
Volvo V60
Mercedes E-class Estate
Skoda Octavia Estate



Classic used estate cars and future collectibles ?

When looking for a used classic estate car in good condition, it can be tricky as they're often bought for practicality. Here are some classic estate cars that you may still be able to get your hands on in 2021 that will take you back in time: 

Vauxhall Victor FE
Volvo 240
Peugeot 504
Morris Minor Traveller
Mercedes-Benz W123


Best used estate cars under your price range 

Select your price range below to find the best used estate cars we would recommend! 

Best used estate cars under £20,000

Volkswagen Golf Estate
Skoda Octavia Estate
BMW 3 Series Touring
Audi A6 Avant
Skoda Superb Estate


Best used estate cars under £15,000

Skoda Superb Estate
Mercedes C-Class Estate
BMW 3 Series Touring
Ford Focus Estate
Audi A6 Avant 


Best used estate cars under £10,000

Skoda Octavia Estate
Ford Focus Estate
Hyundai i30 Tourer
Seat Leon ST
Volkswagen Passat


Best used estate cars under £5,000

Volvo V70
Volkswagen Passat
Mazda 6 Estate
BMW 5 Series Touring
Skoda Octavia Estate 



Drive away in a new used estate car today?

If you're still unsure which estate car to choose for your needs, take a look at our 10 Rules for Picking the Best Used Estate Car.

You can also explore our range of used estate cars and choose one to take for a test drive. Our expert team is on hand and are more than happy to help with your next estate car purchase.  



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