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Used cars for sale in the Philippines: Pros and Cons

June 24, 2022 Episode 201
KISS PR Brand Story Press Release Service Podcast
Used cars for sale in the Philippines: Pros and Cons
Show Notes

The Philippines' used cars for sale market is attracting an increasing number of people. Purchasing used cars appears to be a popular trend with numerous advantages. Furthermore, when purchasing a used car, you must consider some flaws to avoid taking unnecessary risks. This article will provide you an overview about the used car market in the Philippines, as well as a reputable and secure website to buy used cars -

2,140 used cars available for sale in the Philippines market

The Philippines used cars for sale market

For years, the Philippines has been known as a bustling second-hand car market. In the Philippines, there are 2,140 used vehicles for sale, including 12 of the most well-known brands: Toyota, Suzuki, Honda, Ford, Mitsubishi, Huyndai, Nissan, Mazda, Kia, Isuzu, Chevrolet, and Subaru. Customers can choose from a wide range of options offered by each manufacturer. There are 106 vans, 195 hatchbacks, 140 MVPs, and 727 SUVs available. The price range starts from Php 80,000 with Suzuki Multicab to the most expensive used car for sale - Rolls-Royce Cullinan which is priced at PHp 39,500,000.

Advantages and Disadvantages of used cars for sale


Buying used cars allows you to save money because they are just 70% to 80% of the original price. You have the chance to buy your ideal car for a very low price. Nonetheless, because automotive depreciation is usually minor after 1-2 years, the quality of second-hand cars is still extremely good, even on par with new cars. Moreover, the applicable taxes and fees are also much cheaper than that of new cars.

Used cars with lower price and taxes compared to new cars


Aside from the benefits, buying a secondhand car includes some drawbacks. Used automobiles are more prone to failures than new cars, so when yours breaks down, you'll have to spend more time and money to get it fixed. It can be tough to tell the difference between nice old automobiles and old cars if you don't have much expertise. Finding replacement parts for old cars is also much more difficult because some automakers no longer produce them.

Things to note when buying used cars for sale

If you want to buy a used car but are hesitant due to the drawbacks listed above, keep the following points in mind to get the best car:

  • Bring along someone who is expertise in automobiles and engines:

Those who are unfamiliar with automobile engines will find it tough to choose a used car. You should enlist the help of a relative or friend who is familiar with automobiles to spot the characteristics and help you determine which used car to buy.

  • Find reputable places to buy used cars:

With the rising demand for used cars, an increasing number of dealers and used car buying and selling websites have developed. However, not all of those addresses are safe and reliable places to purchase second-hand cars. As a result, you should choose a trustworthy location that can be contacted at any time to manage related issues.