How to Buy a Used Car

February 13th, 2019 by

man hands the keys to the carWhether you need a fuel-efficient commuter for Elgin travels or a family-friend SUV for trips around Schaumburg, savvy shoppers know that it pays to choose used at the dealership. But do you know why used car buying is such a great opportunity for budget-minded buyers? Not only can you save money on everything from sticker price to insurance costs, but modern vehicles also typically include vehicle history reports for stress-free buying. Let’s take a look at your options at Brilliance Honda, so you learn how to buy a used car that fits you perfectly!

Sedans, SUVs, and More

When you’re looking for the best place to buy a used car, you want to consider your lifestyle. Do you have a long commute to work? Check out agile compact sedans and hatchbacks that zip through crowded traffic easily, while offering phenomenal fuel economy. Need extra space for cargo? Try a few crossover or SUV models, or even a used truck. While some dealerships may stock a few models, Brilliance Honda has a fantastic variety of options. This means you can shop around to find just the right match for you. Check out our used inventory to see what catches your eye!

Best Place to Buy a Used Car

Dealerships are built on their reputation, unlike the vehicle you saw advertised online by a random person. This means you can get an additional piece of mind when purchasing from Brilliance Honda. Dealerships can offer drivers a chance to get upgrades added when they purchase and, in some cases, warranties on used models. An individual seller can’t offer that!

Stretching Your Budget

Of course, one of the top benefits of used car buying is the low price point – and there’s no need to worry about steep depreciation costs like a brand-new model. Still, you will want to set a budget and make a list of your must-have features so you can get the vehicle you need. And, if you really want to stretch that budget, discover some of the money-saving options available to you at Brilliance Honda:

  • Need a reliable car that won’t break the bank? Browse our selection of cars priced under 15k!
  • Looking for a great deal on a newer vehicle? Explore our latest selection of used vehicle specials.
  • Want to create your own deal? Consider trading in your old vehicle to help pay for your new model!

Take Your Test Drive Today

Now that you know the best place to buy a used car, why not stop by Crystal Lake for a test drive? The staff at Brilliance Honda can match you with a vehicle and financing plan that fits your needs, so don’t hesitate to visit.

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