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2016 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
Depreciation & Resale Value

Depreciation

The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 2016 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) 2016 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF in 2016 was $25,925.
The average price for used 2016 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF nowadays in 2024 is $13,619 which is 53% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 9,498 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 2016 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 2016 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
2016 MSRP0 mi$25,925100%0%
20169,498 mi$45,991−$20,066−77.4%177.4%-77.4%
201718,996 mi$43,998+$1,993+4.33%169.71%-69.71%
201828,494 mi$42,275+$1,723+3.92%163.07%-63.07%
201937,992 mi$17,990+$24,285+57.45%69.39%30.61%
202047,490 mi$19,991−$2,001−11.12%77.11%22.89%
202156,988 mi$21,825−$1,834−9.17%84.19%15.81%
202266,486 mi$18,500+$3,325+15.23%71.36%28.64%
202375,984 mi$15,999+$2,501+13.52%61.71%38.29%
202485,482 mi$13,619+$2,380+14.88%52.53%47.47%
202594,980 mi$13,338+$281+2.06%51.45%48.55%
2026104,478 mi$11,007+$2,331+17.48%42.46%57.54%
2027113,976 mi$11,149−$142−1.29%43%57%
2028123,474 mi$9,800+$1,349+12.1%37.8%62.2%
2029132,972 mi$8,450+$1,350+13.78%32.59%67.41%
2030142,470 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 2016 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 2016 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF by mileage and number of sales.
You can scroll the table horizontally to see all columns.
MileageAverage PriceSample Size
5,000 mi$22,99510 sales
10,000 mi$21,99015 sales
15,000 mi$22,99086 sales
20,000 mi$20,590159 sales
25,000 mi$20,24794 sales
30,000 mi$19,293162 sales
35,000 mi$19,990279 sales
40,000 mi$18,990365 sales
45,000 mi$18,990319 sales
50,000 mi$18,990397 sales
55,000 mi$17,990315 sales
60,000 mi$17,990424 sales
65,000 mi$17,590369 sales
70,000 mi$16,790363 sales
75,000 mi$16,590345 sales
80,000 mi$15,879280 sales
85,000 mi$14,999215 sales
90,000 mi$15,310260 sales
95,000 mi$14,998232 sales
100,000 mi$13,599201 sales
105,000 mi$13,638158 sales
110,000 mi$12,952142 sales
115,000 mi$12,292101 sales
120,000 mi$12,47295 sales
125,000 mi$11,98167 sales
130,000 mi$12,28643 sales
135,000 mi$10,99032 sales
140,000 mi$11,95033 sales
145,000 mi$9,99917 sales
150,000 mi$9,50039 sales
160,000 mi$7,99812 sales
Frequently asked questions
Keeping your vehicle for about three to five years can optimize its resale value, balancing depreciation with usage and maintenance costs.
The average depreciation rate for vehicles over five years can vary, but many models experience a significant portion of their depreciation within the first few years of ownership.
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.
Factors to consider when estimating the future resale value include the car's historical depreciation rate, current market trends, overall vehicle condition, and mileage.
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.
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.
Some models may depreciate faster due to factors like lower demand, higher maintenance costs, or outdated technology compared to newer versions.
Advanced safety features can influence the resale value and slow the depreciation of vehicles by making them more attractive to safety-conscious buyers.
Proper maintenance and good condition can slow the depreciation of a 2016 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF by making it more attractive to potential buyers, thereby preserving more of its value.
Depreciation directly affects the resale value of a 2016 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF, with faster depreciating vehicles typically having lower resale values over time.
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