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2018 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
Depreciation & Resale Value

Depreciation

The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 2018 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) 2018 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF in 2018 was $25,925.
The average price for used 2018 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF nowadays in 2024 is $18,500 which is 71% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 9,498 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 2018 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 2018 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
2018 MSRP0 mi$25,925100%0%
20189,498 mi$45,991−$20,066−77.4%177.4%-77.4%
201918,996 mi$43,998+$1,993+4.33%169.71%-69.71%
202028,494 mi$42,275+$1,723+3.92%163.07%-63.07%
202137,992 mi$17,990+$24,285+57.45%69.39%30.61%
202247,490 mi$19,991−$2,001−11.12%77.11%22.89%
202356,988 mi$21,825−$1,834−9.17%84.19%15.81%
202466,486 mi$18,500+$3,325+15.23%71.36%28.64%
202575,984 mi$15,999+$2,501+13.52%61.71%38.29%
202685,482 mi$13,619+$2,380+14.88%52.53%47.47%
202794,980 mi$13,338+$281+2.06%51.45%48.55%
2028104,478 mi$11,007+$2,331+17.48%42.46%57.54%
2029113,976 mi$11,149−$142−1.29%43%57%
2030123,474 mi$9,800+$1,349+12.1%37.8%62.2%
2031132,972 mi$8,450+$1,350+13.78%32.59%67.41%
2032142,470 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 2018 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 2018 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF by mileage and number of sales.
You can scroll the table horizontally to see all columns.
MileageAverage PriceSample Size
0 mi$23,99095 sales
5,000 mi$23,895130 sales
10,000 mi$22,613332 sales
15,000 mi$23,590536 sales
20,000 mi$22,570813 sales
25,000 mi$22,590967 sales
30,000 mi$22,971816 sales
35,000 mi$22,439752 sales
40,000 mi$20,995708 sales
45,000 mi$21,998464 sales
50,000 mi$21,495371 sales
55,000 mi$21,050328 sales
60,000 mi$20,297290 sales
65,000 mi$21,034166 sales
70,000 mi$19,329175 sales
75,000 mi$19,990119 sales
80,000 mi$17,84570 sales
85,000 mi$17,90061 sales
90,000 mi$18,91052 sales
95,000 mi$15,61036 sales
100,000 mi$16,79525 sales
105,000 mi$17,62224 sales
110,000 mi$15,99714 sales
115,000 mi$13,99915 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.
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.
The depreciation rate can be influenced by factors such as the vehicle's condition, mileage, market demand, and the pace of technological advancements in newer models.
Strategies to reduce the rate of depreciation include regular maintenance, keeping mileage low, avoiding significant modifications, and keeping up with all necessary repairs.
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.
On average, a new car can depreciate by approximately 23% after the first year, reflecting the premium paid for new technology and immediate depreciation once it's considered used.
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.
Yes, the choice of vehicle color can impact the depreciation rate, with neutral colors typically being easier to sell and potentially holding their value better than more unconventional colors.
Proper maintenance and good condition can slow the depreciation of a 2018 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF by making it more attractive to potential buyers, thereby preserving more of its value.
Other years of VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
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2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
$5,995 average used price
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2006 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
$3,599 average used price
400+ sales records
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2007 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
210+ sales records
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2009 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
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2011 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
$8,450 average used price
8,400+ sales records
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2022 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
$42,275 average used price
160+ sales records
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