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Top 5 Reasons to Buy Used Cars in 2018

Used-car sales have been up since 2015 thanks to a growing U.S. economy, according to PR Newswire. More used than new cars have been finding new owners, and folks who study trends don't think that's likely to change in 2018. Of course, the debate of new vs. used cars isn't just dependent on factors like how well the economy is doing, or the trends in automotive manufacturing; sometimes it's just about the benefits of buying a used car.

Here are the top 5 reasons you should consider going pre-owned in 2018.

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How Will Self-Driving Cars Affect the Used Car Market?

Self-driving cars are quickly becoming a reality. While Elon Musk predicts fully self-driving vehicles within two years, others suggest that it might be longer, but most people close to the technology and car industry are talking about when, not if, the switch will occur. 

This advancement is going to bring widespread change to a lot of people and companies. Cities and states are preparing their legislative guidelines for the needs of an autonomous reality, and…

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What's the Difference Between Horsepower & Torque?

You often see them listed as one spec -- X horsepower and X pound-feet of torque. But what does that mean, really? Is one more important when it comes to MPH? How do they relate?

If you're a car aficionado, you're probably laughing by now, but the truth is that many average car buyers don't fully understand the differences between HP and torque. Sure, they see that the bigger number is usually better…

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The Best Vehicles with High Resale Values

You always want to make sure you receive the best value for anything you purchase, and that includes vehicles. While some vehicles hold their value very well—mostly due to dependability, safety features, spaciousness, and fuel efficiency—others aren’t so lucky. Here’s a list of the new(er) models that have high resale values.

  

·         Subaru WRX - This was the only car to make it into…

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Up Your Credit Score by Financing a Used Car Under $15k

As much as we want to pay cash for your next car, sometimes it's necessary to purchase on credit. But what options do you have as a first-time buyer or someone with no credit history? Luckily for you, boosting that credit score isn’t as difficult as you may think. By financing a used car under $15,000, you’ll pay less each month while also building credit! Win-win. 

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What's It Going to Take?

You may think your credit is so eternally bad that no bank or finance company will ever give you a chance. That's not…

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5 Newbie Tips for Buying a Used Car Like an Expert

If you’re new to the wonderful world of vehicle ownership, buying a used car, whether through a private dealer or dealership like ours, can attract pesky “stomach butterflies” and rack nerves. But don’t let your anxiety get to you. Instead, have faith that you’ll know the difference between a good and bad deal when you’re shopping—especially if you follow these 5 professional tips on buying a used car.

 

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5 Benefits of Dealer Trade-Ins

It may come as a surprise, but your used car has trade-in value no matter its model year, odometer reading, and history. Many dealers, ours included, offer trade-in benefits that can make your next vehicle purchase simpler and more affordable. Check out these five perks of trading in your vehicle at McCarthy Pre-Owned Supercenter, and let’s put your used car to work one last time. It’s the least you could do.

 
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How To Buy Better KC Used Cars With Certified+ Benefits

If you're in the market for quality used cars for sale near Kansas City, you have many choices. However, not all Kansas City used car dealerships are created equal. When it comes to buying a used car in Kansas City, you should look for a used car dealer that goes above and beyond to give you more value for your purchase.

 

That's why we're excited to tell you about the exceptional benefits…

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