Used cars have always been a big part of the car market as most are a first choice for many people across the United Kingdom. This is because most are reliable and stylish and well kept even though they are older and cheaper than their newer models.
Due to the size of the used car market many of the big name brands are being advertised straight into the used car dealers and magazines after just one year from new purchase. One of these new major car brands includes Lexus that have placed their used cars on the market. But it is not only the manufacturers themselves that place their used cars on the market but it is also private owners that have had a used Lexus, or any other used luxury car, for a period of time and then want to sell it on. This, in fact, is mostly what makes up the used car market, the private owners, and you will see this advertised in any used car magazines bought today.
For many years, the BMW was a popular used car on the garage forecourts. BMW have always had something of a status symbol attached to them due to their reputation and performance. They also never lose their style and new or used, are always admired by passers by.
those who would like to own a Jaguar have been lucky in finding them on a used car forecourt. The Jaguar is one car that is instantly recognisable and that never goes out of fashion. It also comes with a high position in the status stakes. Once you have purchased your used car, nobody else knows that you haven't had it from new and this is something that makes them more appealing to the people who cannot afford a brand new car.
Lexus is a popular brand in the used car market because they are known for their comfort and reliability. This means that many families across the United Kingdom choose the used Lexus saloons as they know that there is a low risk of the car failing and it will be comfortable for everyone who uses it. This means that the used Lexus sector of the market is slowly increasing due to the fact that nearly all vehicles sell in quick time within the car being placed on the market. For those who prefer a different type of status symbol there are other used cars on teh market, such as used Porsche or used Ford Fiesta.
The Lexus sector is becoming as popular as other major car brands such as BMW, Mercedes and others such as Toyota and Peugeot. There are many different used models on sale on the used car market from Lexus and due to the age of some of the vehicles some are from the new model range. This is due to the fact that any person can sell their car after they have owned it for a period of time whether short or long.
An example would be someone buying a new Lexus IS series owning, it for a week and then placing it on the used car market. This is not very common as most people own their cars for at least 6 months to a year but there could be some cases if that particular person does not like the car, or needs a different car for a different purpose. Some of the used Lexus models on the market include the different saloon models such as the IS series and GS series.
Other models that feature on the used car market include the SC series which is the coupe/convertible model and the economical RX series. Another factor that may attract customers to the Lexus brand is the fact that they used hybrid technology within many of the vehicles that they produce. Due to bad publicity on the amount of Co2 that we are producing in the modern world many people may choose Lexus with the hybrid drive to reduce their carbon footprint. This may also mean that Lexus will become more popular on the used car market due to their new economical vehicles on sale today.
Expert buyer Catherine Harvey looks at the where used Lexus stand on the second hand car market.