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2005 VOLVO S40
Depreciation & Resale Value


The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 2005 VOLVO S40'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) 2005 VOLVO S40 in 2005 was $29,725.
The average price for used 2005 VOLVO S40 nowadays in 2024 is $4,787 which is 16% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 9,573 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 2005 VOLVO S40. 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 2005 VOLVO S40 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
2005 MSRP0 mi$29,725100%0%
2018134,022 mi$7,495+$0+0%25.21%74.79%
2019143,595 mi$6,871+$624+8.33%23.12%76.88%

Price vs Mileage

Our comprehensive analysis does not stop at depreciation; it also covers how mileage affects the VOLVO S40’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 2005 VOLVO S40. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 2005 VOLVO S40 by mileage and number of sales.
You can scroll the table horizontally to see all columns.
MileageAverage PriceSample Size
50,000 mi$6,99517 sales
55,000 mi$6,50010 sales
60,000 mi$7,72014 sales
65,000 mi$6,99821 sales
70,000 mi$6,95032 sales
75,000 mi$6,59533 sales
80,000 mi$5,99726 sales
85,000 mi$5,99536 sales
90,000 mi$6,15052 sales
95,000 mi$6,48453 sales
100,000 mi$5,99539 sales
105,000 mi$4,99561 sales
110,000 mi$4,62877 sales
115,000 mi$4,43261 sales
120,000 mi$4,99561 sales
125,000 mi$4,99551 sales
130,000 mi$4,54463 sales
135,000 mi$4,99556 sales
140,000 mi$4,49856 sales
145,000 mi$4,25546 sales
150,000 mi$3,99851 sales
155,000 mi$3,99932 sales
160,000 mi$4,09541 sales
165,000 mi$3,29541 sales
170,000 mi$3,50321 sales
175,000 mi$3,95025 sales
180,000 mi$3,49919 sales
185,000 mi$4,09812 sales
190,000 mi$3,65019 sales
195,000 mi$4,23112 sales
200,000 mi$3,99516 sales
215,000 mi$3,40011 sales
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.
Strategies to reduce the rate of depreciation include regular maintenance, keeping mileage low, avoiding significant modifications, and keeping up with all necessary repairs.
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.
The economic climate can significantly affect the depreciation of vehicles, with higher demand and better economic conditions typically slowing depreciation rates.
Factors to consider when estimating the future resale value include the car's historical depreciation rate, current market trends, overall vehicle condition, and mileage.
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.
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 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.
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.
Other years of VOLVO S40
2001 VOLVO S40
$5,290 average used price
340+ sales records
2003 VOLVO S40
200+ sales records
2004 VOLVO S40
$5,450 average used price
880+ sales records
2006 VOLVO S40
$5,498 average used price
2,100+ sales records
2008 VOLVO S40
$5,228 average used price
1,500+ sales records
2011 VOLVO S40
$7,495 average used price
1,600+ sales records
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