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2003 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
Depreciation & Resale Value

Depreciation

The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 2003 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) 2003 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT in 2003 was $27,425.
The average price for used 2003 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT nowadays in 2024 is $4,945 which is 18% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 10,812 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 2003 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 2003 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
2003 MSRP0 mi$27,425100%0%
200532,436 mi$20,998+$0+0%76.57%23.43%
200643,248 mi$18,988+$2,010+9.57%69.24%30.76%
200754,060 mi$19,336−$348−1.83%70.51%29.49%
200864,872 mi$16,950+$2,386+12.34%61.8%38.2%
200975,684 mi$16,395+$555+3.27%59.78%40.22%
201086,496 mi$14,044+$2,351+14.34%51.21%48.79%
201197,308 mi$11,995+$2,049+14.59%43.74%56.26%
2012108,120 mi$10,498+$1,497+12.48%38.28%61.72%
2013118,932 mi$9,995+$503+4.79%36.44%63.56%
2014129,744 mi$9,000+$995+9.95%32.82%67.18%
2015140,556 mi$7,995+$1,005+11.17%29.15%70.85%
2017162,180 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 2003 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 2003 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT by mileage and number of sales.
You can scroll the table horizontally to see all columns.
MileageAverage PriceSample Size
40,000 mi$7,94812 sales
45,000 mi$7,99710 sales
50,000 mi$6,49933 sales
55,000 mi$5,99825 sales
60,000 mi$5,99732 sales
65,000 mi$5,30022 sales
70,000 mi$5,96129 sales
75,000 mi$4,99561 sales
80,000 mi$5,00050 sales
85,000 mi$4,99561 sales
90,000 mi$5,39540 sales
95,000 mi$4,74251 sales
100,000 mi$4,45049 sales
105,000 mi$4,00052 sales
110,000 mi$4,39552 sales
115,000 mi$3,99563 sales
120,000 mi$4,29880 sales
125,000 mi$4,14754 sales
130,000 mi$3,99973 sales
135,000 mi$4,47773 sales
140,000 mi$3,99586 sales
145,000 mi$3,99573 sales
150,000 mi$3,90065 sales
155,000 mi$3,90055 sales
160,000 mi$3,72556 sales
165,000 mi$3,24448 sales
170,000 mi$3,50055 sales
175,000 mi$3,99547 sales
180,000 mi$2,50029 sales
185,000 mi$2,50035 sales
190,000 mi$2,49521 sales
195,000 mi$3,49513 sales
200,000 mi$3,99021 sales
205,000 mi$1,99511 sales
210,000 mi$1,99524 sales
215,000 mi$2,60012 sales
240,000 mi$3,00013 sales
Frequently asked questions
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.
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.
Strategies to reduce the rate of depreciation include regular maintenance, keeping mileage low, avoiding significant modifications, and keeping up with all necessary repairs.
Factors to consider when estimating the future resale value include the car's historical depreciation rate, current market trends, overall vehicle condition, and mileage.
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.
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.
To maximize value, consider buying a vehicle that is a few years old, as it has already undergone significant depreciation but likely remains reliable.
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.
Advanced safety features can influence the resale value and slow the depreciation of vehicles by making them more attractive to safety-conscious buyers.
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.
Other years of VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
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1998 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
70+ sales records
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2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$3,998 average used price
1,800+ sales records
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2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$5,470 average used price
2,400+ sales records
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2007 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$4,995 average used price
2,800+ sales records
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2013 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$9,000 average used price
78,800+ sales records
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2021 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
$18,988 average used price
15,000+ sales records
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