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2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
Depreciation & Resale Value

Depreciation

The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF's price has changed annually.
For instance, while the car initially depreciated slightly in its first year, subsequent years show a significant decrease, reflecting market trends and vehicle condition over time.
Such precise data is crucial for understanding how age and market dynamics impact car values.
The average price for new (MSRP) 2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF in 2003 was $25,925.
The average price for used 2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF nowadays in 2024 is $4,890 which is 19% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 9,498 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. It shows how much this model looses per year in price. This analytics is calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF in each year since the year of manufacturing, current year price and projected price in the future years.
You can scroll the table horizontally to see all columns.
YearAverage MileageAverage Price% Left% Lost
2003 MSRP0 mi$25,925100%0%
20039,498 mi$45,991−$20,066−77.4%177.4%-77.4%
200418,996 mi$43,998+$1,993+4.33%169.71%-69.71%
200528,494 mi$42,275+$1,723+3.92%163.07%-63.07%
200637,992 mi$17,990+$24,285+57.45%69.39%30.61%
200747,490 mi$19,991−$2,001−11.12%77.11%22.89%
200856,988 mi$21,825−$1,834−9.17%84.19%15.81%
200966,486 mi$18,500+$3,325+15.23%71.36%28.64%
201075,984 mi$15,999+$2,501+13.52%61.71%38.29%
201185,482 mi$13,619+$2,380+14.88%52.53%47.47%
201294,980 mi$13,338+$281+2.06%51.45%48.55%
2013104,478 mi$11,007+$2,331+17.48%42.46%57.54%
2014113,976 mi$11,149−$142−1.29%43%57%
2015123,474 mi$9,800+$1,349+12.1%37.8%62.2%
2016132,972 mi$8,450+$1,350+13.78%32.59%67.41%
2017142,470 mi$7,450+$1,000+11.83%28.74%71.26%

Price vs Mileage

Our comprehensive analysis does not stop at depreciation; it also covers how mileage affects the VOLKSWAGEN GOLF’s price.
With data showing detailed price points at various mileage milestones, this section helps in identifying trends and making informed decisions.
For instance, price drops at higher mileages compared to lower mileages provides insights into potential maintenance or value thresholds.
This block is particularly useful for buyers and sellers aiming to gauge the best value proposition based on vehicle mileage.
The graph below shows how mileage affects the price for 2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF by mileage and number of sales.
You can scroll the table horizontally to see all columns.
MileageAverage PriceSample Size
65,000 mi$6,99914 sales
80,000 mi$5,00013 sales
90,000 mi$5,24512 sales
95,000 mi$5,50017 sales
105,000 mi$5,49511 sales
110,000 mi$3,99527 sales
115,000 mi$4,90013 sales
120,000 mi$4,69212 sales
125,000 mi$4,50020 sales
130,000 mi$5,49522 sales
135,000 mi$3,50011 sales
140,000 mi$3,87022 sales
145,000 mi$3,73818 sales
150,000 mi$3,95012 sales
155,000 mi$4,24926 sales
160,000 mi$4,98813 sales
170,000 mi$4,00013 sales
175,000 mi$3,99914 sales
180,000 mi$3,68011 sales
190,000 mi$4,89010 sales
Frequently asked questions
To maximize value, consider buying a vehicle that is a few years old, as it has already undergone significant depreciation but likely remains reliable.
High mileage typically accelerates the depreciation of a vehicle, as it may indicate increased wear and tear and potential future repairs.
Car depreciation is the decrease in value of a vehicle over time. It's a crucial factor to consider when calculating the total cost of vehicle ownership.
Understanding depreciation is important for car owners to manage financial expectations and make informed decisions about selling or trading in their vehicles at the right time.
The best time of year to sell your car to minimize depreciation might be just before the release of a new model, when demand for used models could be higher.
The expected depreciation of a vehicle after three years can vary, but generally, cars lose a significant portion of their value within the first few years.
New vehicles often depreciate quickly due to rapid advancements in technology and consumer preference for the latest features, which make older models less desirable.
Mileage is considered a major factor in the depreciation of vehicles because it directly correlates with the amount of use and potential wear and tear the vehicle has undergone.
Some models may depreciate faster due to factors like lower demand, higher maintenance costs, or outdated technology compared to newer versions.
To minimize depreciation costs, consider purchasing a model known for retaining its value or opting for a slightly used vehicle that has already undergone initial depreciation.
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2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF on BADVIN
9BWBK61J134071790-2003-volkswagen-golf
2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
9 days ago, 58,986 mi
VIN 9BWBK61J134071790
9BWFP61J734077547-2003-volkswagen-golf
2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
3 days ago, 138,138 mi
VIN 9BWFP61J734077547
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