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2012 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
Depreciation & Resale Value

Depreciation

The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 2012 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) 2012 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF in 2012 was $25,925.
The average price for used 2012 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF nowadays in 2024 is $9,800 which is 38% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 9,498 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 2012 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 2012 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
2012 MSRP0 mi$25,925100%0%
20129,498 mi$45,991−$20,066−77.4%177.4%-77.4%
201318,996 mi$43,998+$1,993+4.33%169.71%-69.71%
201428,494 mi$42,275+$1,723+3.92%163.07%-63.07%
201537,992 mi$17,990+$24,285+57.45%69.39%30.61%
201647,490 mi$19,991−$2,001−11.12%77.11%22.89%
201756,988 mi$21,825−$1,834−9.17%84.19%15.81%
201866,486 mi$18,500+$3,325+15.23%71.36%28.64%
201975,984 mi$15,999+$2,501+13.52%61.71%38.29%
202085,482 mi$13,619+$2,380+14.88%52.53%47.47%
202194,980 mi$13,338+$281+2.06%51.45%48.55%
2022104,478 mi$11,007+$2,331+17.48%42.46%57.54%
2023113,976 mi$11,149−$142−1.29%43%57%
2024123,474 mi$9,800+$1,349+12.1%37.8%62.2%
2025132,972 mi$8,450+$1,350+13.78%32.59%67.41%
2026142,470 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 2012 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 2012 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF by mileage and number of sales.
You can scroll the table horizontally to see all columns.
MileageAverage PriceSample Size
10,000 mi$16,99017 sales
20,000 mi$17,99031 sales
25,000 mi$16,59035 sales
30,000 mi$15,99850 sales
35,000 mi$17,590152 sales
40,000 mi$16,590176 sales
45,000 mi$15,499182 sales
50,000 mi$15,990149 sales
55,000 mi$14,990387 sales
60,000 mi$15,990270 sales
65,000 mi$14,156185 sales
70,000 mi$14,590307 sales
75,000 mi$15,590424 sales
80,000 mi$14,990419 sales
85,000 mi$13,990436 sales
90,000 mi$12,990518 sales
95,000 mi$13,723318 sales
100,000 mi$12,499278 sales
105,000 mi$11,100216 sales
110,000 mi$9,600171 sales
115,000 mi$11,000160 sales
120,000 mi$9,987157 sales
125,000 mi$9,999138 sales
130,000 mi$9,49598 sales
135,000 mi$8,97569 sales
140,000 mi$7,99575 sales
145,000 mi$7,99550 sales
150,000 mi$7,99858 sales
155,000 mi$7,90033 sales
160,000 mi$7,98929 sales
165,000 mi$6,99423 sales
170,000 mi$7,99511 sales
175,000 mi$6,29917 sales
180,000 mi$7,90013 sales
Frequently asked questions
High mileage typically accelerates the depreciation of a vehicle, as it may indicate increased wear and tear and potential future repairs.
You can track the depreciation of your car by monitoring market trends, checking online valuation tools, and staying informed about new model releases.
Proper maintenance and good condition can slow the depreciation of a 2012 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF by making it more attractive to potential buyers, thereby preserving more of its value.
Depreciation directly affects the resale value of a 2012 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF, with faster depreciating vehicles typically having lower resale values over time.
A CPO vehicle offers the reliability of a new car at a lower price, backed by a comprehensive warranty, making it a great option for those seeking value and peace of mind.
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.
Factors to consider when estimating the future resale value include the car's historical depreciation rate, current market trends, overall vehicle condition, and mileage.
When buying a car, consider models with strong resale histories, opt for popular color and feature options, and evaluate current market trends for the best value retention.
Technology plays a significant role in the depreciation of vehicles, as models with outdated tech depreciate faster due to lower consumer demand for older features.
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.
Other years of VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
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1997 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
60+ sales records
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2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
$5,995 average used price
440+ sales records
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2008 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
240+ sales records
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2013 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
$11,149 average used price
14,000+ sales records
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2019 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
$21,825 average used price
21,000+ sales records
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