Fiat 500 among top 10 of depreciation proof cars

It’s hard to believe but the Fiat 500 Sport is in so much demand that it’s helping to make the car depreciation-proof.

Fiat 500

One of the best for depreciation?

The award-winning city car is highlighted by value experts Glass’s Guide and show the 100,000-plus UK selling supermini is seventh best among cars that lose their value the least.

The Fiat 500 1.2 Sport is picked out for particular praise by the experts, thanks to “a fun character and good fuel economy, without having to resort to a distinctly un-chic diesel engine”.

Though, if they knew anything they would highlight the diesel version as being the pick of the bunch.

And, if you’re interested in a Fiat, don’t be fooled by a salesman telling you that the ‘range’ is depreciation proof – the depreciation is worked for each individual model. Fiat’s still have shocking resale values.

The Fiat 500 range starts at £9960 (OTR) for the 1.2 Pop, rising to £19,060 (OTR) for the 500CbyGucci TwinAir.

The Top 10:
Audi Q7 3.6 FSI V6
Land Rover Freelander 2 2.2 TD
Ford Focus RS Mk II
Fiat 500 1.2 Sport
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI
Land Rover Discovery 4 2.7 TD
Skoda Octavia 2.0 TDI
Audi Q5 2.0 TDI Quattro
Skoda Yeti 2.0 TDI CR 4×4
Toyota Land Cruiser V8 4.5 D4D

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