Top-Ranked Used Cars and SUVs for 2016

2012 Buick Enclave
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While new cars come with the latest and greatest technology and the peace of mind of a manufacturer warranty, buying a used car has its advantages as well. Used vehicles are cheaper, so you’ll save money up front, and they come with a track record, so you’ll have a good idea of the maintenance and repair expenses you’ll face in the future. In the U.S. News Best Used Car Rankings, a vehicle’s Cost to Own score also provides insight into future expenses in terms of maintenance, repairs, fuel, insurance and taxes and fees over five years. The following used cars and SUVs currently occupy first place in their respective classes in the U.S. News used cars rankings, which are continually updated as new reliability and ownership cost data becomes available. While individual used cars and SUVs may differ in terms of price, condition and mileage, these models deserve a place on your used car shopping list.