Best Used Cars For Sale Under $10K

Posted Monday, Mar 15, 2021

Searching for a used car under $10k? Because finding the best used cars for sale is hard? Don’t get caught in a depreciation trap! Did you know that experts say a new car will lose about 10% of their value right off the lot? Not to mention new cars often cost more for insurance and other fees.

There is something sweet about buying a brand new car with all the bells and whistles, but don’t be fooled by the fancy technology. Those kinds of things may be spectacular, but it often means more expensive repairs and higher inconvenience when something goes wrong.

Finding the best used cars for sale can save you a lot of money up front and down the road – without sacrificing the automatic and power features.

Other benefits of buying used include less paperwork, fees, and more options! Used cars are what we’re all about at City Wide Motors. Here you can find excellent used vehicles at affordable prices.

Benefits of Buying Used Cars Under 10K:

1. Used vehicles mean lower insurance rates.

2. Less depreciation means better investment.

3. Special features won’t affect the sticker price.

With new vehicles, you are the one creating the history. But, used vehicles often come with a vehicle history report. Ask your dealer about getting one. If that’s not enough, general online searches for recalls, reviews from other buyers, and opinions on performance are always available.

Need some more convincing that used is a better bet? Often times, customization options on a used car are cheaper and insurance is usually lower. Also, finding a used cars for sale under 10k at City Wide Motors provides extra benefits that the average Kansas City buy here pay here dealerships don’t.

We also have a fantastic line up of quality vehicles in all kinds of makes and models. Most of our used cars for sale are under $10,000 and include some great features!

Take a look at our used cars inventory and learn why these used cars for sale under 10k are a great idea.


2014 Escape – We’ve got two! – One of these beauties has an EcoBoost giving it a slight edge in fuel efficiency. The extra storage and seating makes this a great compact SUV for most families.

1999 Econline E250 Cargo – This transportation gem has all the features you want in a van to give you a smooth ride. With its extended cargo capacity, rear wheel drive, steel wheels, and power everything, transportation is easy. Another reason to look into this oldie but goodie? It is reported to last up to and above 300,000 miles if maintained properly!

2014 Focus – With an eco-friendly engine, great gas mileage (30 in town, and 37+ on the highway!), front-wheel drive, and knee airbags, you can’t go wrong.

2010 Fusion – We’ve got two! – Our Fusions may be older, but they still have plenty of life left in them. One has Overdrive which gives it better fuel efficiency; and the other has SelectShift for faster acceleration from a stop and better fuel efficiency on the highway. This vehicle also a score of 9.4 out of 10 when it comes to most reliable vehicles according to a US News report.


2013 200 – This beautiful sedan features Flex Fuel which makes it cleaner for the environment, it also has double insulation which makes for a quiet and softened ride. It also includes Autostick, which basically means it’s a manual transmission with no clutch. The Autostick feature does allow flexibility in acceleration and can improve fuel efficiency.

2008 Town & Country – This sweet minivan has Overdrive, a swivel seat, backup camera, and seats seven! With all the nooks, crannies, and cupholders you can handle, this vehicle is kid-friendly and perfect for sports families and road warriors.


2016 Elantra – With Hill Start Assist Control, traction control, electronic stability control, and all the air bags you need this vehicle is all about safety and has great gas mileage!

2015 Sonata –This vehicle has a backup camera, knee air bags, and rear spoiler to give the car a better grip. This sedan also has Shiftronic to give drivers more control of their car without the hassle of driving a standard.


2012 Equinox – A great SUV with all the bells and whistles including OnStar, StabiliTrack, Hill Start Assist, and an anti-theft system. Even after almost 10 years, the Equinox still carries one of the best affordable SUVs in the market.

2012 Malibu – The TapShift feature on this mid-size sedan allows drivers to override the automatic transmission control with paddle shifters. The car also features stabilitrak, keyless start, a moon roof, heated seats and more.

2010 Silverado 1500 – A regular pickup with some great perks like a suspension package, StabiliTrak, lots of air bags, Overdrive, steel wheels, and daytime running lights.


2010 Journey – With a basic SUV crossover with Overdrive, lots of airbags, traction control, stability control, and a DVD system, this comfortable ride has all you need for your commute. This vehicle also has perfect crash-test scores and entertainment and communication options.


2011 Altima – This sedan has all the conveniences you need in a cozy package. With features like Vehicle Dynamic Control, Anti-Theft System, and Keyless start, you’re all set for the road.


2014 Soul – This crossover style vehicle has low mileage, Hill Assist control, traction control, 4-wheel anti-lock braking, Bluetooth, and more. Throw in great city and highway gas mileage and you have a well-rounded vehicle. This little gem is ranked #1 on the 2014 Compact Cars category and was a finalist in US News 2014 Best Compact Car for Families

* Please note, all vehicles listed are current as of time article was written. Check City Wide’s Inventory for up-to-date vehicle availability.

By purchasing a used vehicle from us, you can rest assured that you won’t drive home with a lemon. All of City Wide’s vehicles come with a Used Vehicle Protection Warranty!

This protection plan includes a free 12-month, 12,000-mile powertrain warranty that covers all internally lubricated parts including the engine block, heads, and intake/exhaust manifolds.

We also include a limited power train transmission warranty that covers internal gear cases and housings – plus you’ll get free oil changes for the life of the lease!

Need another reason to buy at City Wide? Check out our used vehicle financing options! No matter what your credit is, we will help you find what you need at a fair price. Our customizable options allow us to send you home with a new ride anytime. We also pay for the personal property and sales tax!

City Wide Motors has your back when it comes to financing with our customizable options for buying and leasing your car. Our main purpose is to accelerate your future and help you find the best used cars for sale under 10k, and we work with you from the beginning to achieve that goal.