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1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
Depreciation & Resale Value

Depreciation

The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT'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) 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT in 1997 was $27,425.
The average price for used 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT nowadays in 2024 is $0 which is 0% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 10,812 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT. 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 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 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
1997 MSRP0 mi$27,425100%0%
199932,436 mi$20,998+$0+0%76.57%23.43%
200043,248 mi$18,988+$2,010+9.57%69.24%30.76%
200154,060 mi$19,336−$348−1.83%70.51%29.49%
200264,872 mi$16,950+$2,386+12.34%61.8%38.2%
200375,684 mi$16,395+$555+3.27%59.78%40.22%
200486,496 mi$14,044+$2,351+14.34%51.21%48.79%
200597,308 mi$11,995+$2,049+14.59%43.74%56.26%
2006108,120 mi$10,498+$1,497+12.48%38.28%61.72%
2007118,932 mi$9,995+$503+4.79%36.44%63.56%
2008129,744 mi$9,000+$995+9.95%32.82%67.18%
2009140,556 mi$7,995+$1,005+11.17%29.15%70.85%
2011162,180 mi$7,900+$0+0%28.81%71.19%

Price vs Mileage

Our comprehensive analysis does not stop at depreciation; it also covers how mileage affects the VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT’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 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT by mileage and number of sales.
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MileageAverage PriceSample Size
Frequently asked questions
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.
Economic downturns can lead to decreased demand and lower resale values for vehicles, as buyers may defer purchasing vehicles or opt for less expensive alternatives.
Some models may depreciate faster due to factors like lower demand, higher maintenance costs, or outdated technology compared to newer versions.
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.
To maximize value, consider buying a vehicle that is a few years old, as it has already undergone significant depreciation but likely remains reliable.
New vehicles often depreciate quickly due to rapid advancements in technology and consumer preference for the latest features, which make older models less desirable.
The economic climate can significantly affect the depreciation of vehicles, with higher demand and better economic conditions typically slowing depreciation rates.
The market value of a vehicle is calculated based on its historical depreciation trends, current condition, mileage, and market trends.
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.
You can track the depreciation of your car by monitoring market trends, checking online valuation tools, and staying informed about new model releases.
Other years of VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
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2004 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$4,977 average used price
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2005 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$5,490 average used price
1,300+ sales records
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2010 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$7,900 average used price
3,100+ sales records
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2017 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$14,044 average used price
67,500+ sales records
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2018 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$16,395 average used price
45,000+ sales records
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2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$16,950 average used price
19,300+ sales records
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