The used market is usually used to buy used vehicles at an affordable price, but it is not always necessary to go for the cheapest model. It’s also the ideal place to snag models that are priced appropriately but are mid-range and have a long way to go. We’ll bring you the 10 best used cars for 20,000 euros.
Before doing so, however, one must point out certain things. There are many models in this price range that actually have zero mileage and/or self-registration. That’s why we set certain parameters in our search so that the results are more or less realistic.
We have set a mileage range between 50,000 and 100,000 kilometers so that they still have a long service life. In addition, we have set the maximum age at 2015 to ensure the best possible DGT labeling. Finally, we narrowed the price range down to 18,000 to 20,000 euros.
Against this background and with the aim of presenting a varied offer that has interesting options for every taste, these are our recommendations.
It is not one of the most popular among compact cars, but it is a model that stands out for its good design, especially in the generation that falls within our search parameters.
In the segment of B SUV It is one of the reference models. It’s not the most spacious (although it’s practical), but it has one of the most eye-catching designs on the market, its driving dynamics are really good, and it has 125 and 155 hp engines that are micro-hybridized, meaning it has that eco label.
For many motorists, the eternal dream compact car, which often resorts to used cars to get hold of it. The fact that it’s such a popular vehicle means there are plenty of examples, so with a bit of patience, it’s relatively easy to find one that suits your tastes.
He Access SUV Thanks to its square design, the Jeep range is one of the most original in the B segment. It is offered with quite powerful engines. One of the most common is the 120-hp diesel.
It’s possibly one of the least popular models on the list, and it’s not true that it didn’t do very well on a commercial level. But it’s a generic sedan, roomy, and Renault’s own design over the years, so overall, it’s an interesting model for those who don’t want an SUV.
A proven alternative within the compact: the design of the current generation is quite striking; there are three bodies to choose from, and its two hybrid mechanisms are overwhelming right from the start.
The second generation of the Audi A1 surpasses the original by far and has a more attractive design and a larger size, which is worthwhile for both singles and couples. In addition, it is not very common to see him on the street. For those who like things a bit more conventional and practical, there is also the Audi A3 in the same price range.
Mercedes B class
Still active in the premium market and with a focus on less common models that Clase B It is a special model within the Mercedes range, a spacious minivan with good characteristics that can be an interesting option for families. In combination with diesel engines of about 100 hp, it is a good model for mileage.
BMW series 3
Although there are many SUVs in the used car market, there is also room for sedans. The BMW 3 Series is one of the most sought-after models year after year, and with the features listed in our search, there is plenty to choose from, particularly 150-hp diesels, which are lighter and very smooth.
We close the list with an original car: the Abarth 500, and, to top it off, in its convertible body. It’s a little rocket, available in 145- and 165-hp engines, and it sounds like angels. It’s a perfect model if you want a car that’s fun but don’t want to go for sports cars that are too expensive.