Did you know that used cars worth over AED 14 billion have been listed on Dubizzle, since the start of 2016 alone? On average, Dubizzle has witnessed more than 1,000 used cars being listed on the portal every day!
When buying a new or second-hand car, brands undoubtedly play a very important role. Not all cars hold their value over their lifespan, but there are few that have gained the reputation of being reliable and cost efficient. These cars are always in high demand in the UAE and therefore, are the preferred choice of most used-car buyers.
Japanese manufactured Toyota Corolla has been popular in many markets all over the world and has been crowned the best resale-value car. This compact sedan is powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine. All Corolla’s come equipped with modern technology such as lane-keep assist, automatic high beams, automated emergency braking and much more.
The Nissan Altima is a popular mid-sized sedan, commonly seen on our roads and is a highly traded car in the UAE. The stylish and robust design is what appeals to car buyers, along with its 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine or 3.5-liter V6 engine options. This spacious sedan also includes a paddle-shifter for a sportier feel, as well as adaptive cruise control.
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Another Japanese car with great resale value is the Honda Civic, which is not only in high demand in the UAE, but all over the world too. Excellent fuel economy and unique looks, have made this car a top choice amongst used-car buyers. Engine options include 2.0-liter, four cylinder or 1.5-liter turbo charged engine.
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Also featuring amongst the most popular used cars in the UAE, is Toyota’s flagship mid-sized sedan – the Camry. Commonly seen as taxis in the UAE, constantly running on the roads for hours, these cars are known for their reliability and safety. The 2.5-liter, four cylinder engine produces an output of 181 horsepower, while still being fuel efficient and producing reduced emissions.
If you are looking to buy a pre-owned SUV, the Mitsubishi Pajero is a great option. Engine options include a 3.5-liter V6 or 3.8- Liter V6 engine. Consisting of a roomy cabin, enormous boot space and 4×4 drive feature, the Pajero can easily hit Dubai dunes without compromising on comfort.