Best Used Cars for 2023

Posted Saturday, Apr 16, 2022

The economy has seen its share of ups and downs over the last few years, especially with the rising fuel and food prices. Savvy shoppers are finding new ways to benefit from oldies but goodies. And that includes finding the best used cars for 2023.

The thought of buying a used car can bring a lot of anxiety. Especially considering the “unknowns”. Was the car taken care of? Was maintenance properly recorded? To cast the doubts aside it’s best to purchase a pre-owned automobile that has been inspected thoroughly - like those found at City Wide Motors.

Our used vehicles go through a bumper-to-bumper inspection and we supply a warranty for all leased vehicles for 12 months backed by a 12,000-mile powertrain warranty. We take care of our vehicles and want you to feel confident in your purchase.

The following used cars are among the best for 2023 according to industry experts. A lot of the ratings were due to engine size, horsepower, and safety features. Of those, we’ve picked some of the best in gas mileage, lower prices, and comfort options.

Here is our list of the best used cars for 2023


  1. 2012-2013 Mazda3

Gas Mileage: 28 City/40 Highway
Options & Features: Safety alerts for cross-traffic, forward collision, blind-spots; rain-sensing windshield wipers, and automatic high-beams.

  1. 2008 Ford Focus

Gas Mileage: 24 City/35 Highway
Options & Features: Dual front airbags, passenger detection, front-wheel drive, and keyless entry.
Compare: City Wide’s Ford Lineup

  1. 2013 Hyundai Sonata

Gas Mileage: 24 City/35 Highway<
Options & Features: Traction Control, seat heaters, remote start, Bluetooth, split folding rear seat, and heated door mirrors.
Compare: City Wide’s Hyundai Lineup

  1. 2009 Honda Accord

Gas Mileage: 22 City/31 Highway
Options & Features: V-6 Engine, navigation system, brake assist, and Tire Pressure monitoring system.

  1. 2008 Toyota Corolla

Gas Mileage: 28 City/37 Highway
Options & Features: Heated mirrors, loads of airbags, keyless entry, and rear window defroster.


  1. 2008 Toyota Sequia

Gas Mileage: 14 City/19 Highway
Options & Features: 8 passengers, tow heavy, stability control, proximity warning, and back up camera.

  1. 2012 Dodge Durango

Gas Mileage: 16 City/23 Highway
Options & Features: Flex fuel, 7 passengers, all-wheel drive, BlueTooth, parking sensors, memory seats, and rear-view cameras.
Compare: City Wide’s Dodge Lineup

  1. 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Gas Mileage: 17 City/23 Highway
Options & Features: 5 Seats, rear-wheel drive, flat-folding passenger seat, illuminated cup holders, and 12-volt power outlet in the back.
Compare: City Wide’s Jeep Lineup

  1. 2008 Chevy Tahoe

Gas Mileage: 14 City/20 Highway
Options & Features: 9 Seats, four-wheel drive, rain-sensing windshield wipers, and third row option.
Compare: City Wide’s Jeep Lineup

  1. 2011 Ford Explorer

Gas Mileage: 17 City/23 Highway
Options & Features: Lots of cupholders, 12 volt rear and 12 volt cargo area power outlets, front and rear reading lights, split-bench third row seats, and split-folding rear seatback.


  1. 2014 Honda Ridgeline

Gas Mileage: 15 City/21 Highway
Options & Features: In-bed trunk, power-rear window, passenger side tray, rear-view camera, and dual-action tailgate.

  1. 2011 GMC Sierra 1500

Gas Mileage: 15 City/22 Highway
Options & Features: Heated mirrors, navigation system, adjustable pedals, and flex fuel.

  1. 2017 Honda Ridgeline

Gas Mileage: 19 City/26 Highway
Options & Features: Under-bed compartment, two-way tailgate, rearview camera, truck bed lights, and Bluetooth.

  1. 2014 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X

Gas Mileage: 15 City/21 Highway
Options & Features: Back up camera, anti-theft system, wireless cell-phone hookup, Bluetooth, and heated seats.

  1. 2009 Toyota Tundra

Gas Mileage: 14 City/17 Highway
Options & Features: Back up camera, navigation system, extra-large center console, and heated mirrors.

These all may be some of the best in used vehicles to buy in 2023, but there are plenty more that make the cut! Check out our complete inventory of vehicles and find one that hits all the marks on you must-have list.