Best Used Value: 2015 smart Models

Best Used Value
2015
smart Models

Average smart Depreciation

Year % Decline (YOY) % Decline % Paid % Left Years Left Net Used Value ®
2018 0.00% 0.00% 100% 100% 12 0.00
2017 52.13% 34.51% 65.49% 91.67% 11 26.18
2016 17.24% 44.53% 55.47% 83.33% 10 27.86
2015 14.14% 53.01% 46.99% 75% 9 28.01
2014 17.14% 59.86% 40.14% 66.67% 8 26.53
2013 7.88% 61.22% 38.78% 58.33% 7 19.55
2012 14.32% 69.41% 30.59% 50% 6 19.41
2011 1.32% 70.73% 29.27% 41.67% 5 12.40
2010 15.28% 70.16% 29.84% 33.33% 4 3.49
2009 10.49% 73.29% 26.71% 25% 3 -1.71
2008 28.62% 77.69% 22.31% 16.67% 2 -5.64
Year % Decline % Paid % Left NUV ®
2018 0.00% 100% 100% 0.00
2017 34.51% 65.49% 91.67% 26.18
2016 44.53% 55.47% 83.33% 27.86
2015 53.01% 46.99% 75% 28.01
2014 59.86% 40.14% 66.67% 26.53
2013 61.22% 38.78% 58.33% 19.55
2012 69.41% 30.59% 50% 19.41
2011 70.73% 29.27% 41.67% 12.40
2010 70.16% 29.84% 33.33% 3.49
2009 73.29% 26.71% 25% -1.71
2008 77.69% 22.31% 16.67% -5.64

About The Numbers

The depreciation figures above are based on aggregate pricing & sales data from a number of online and offline resources.

Here is a quick breakdown of each column:
  • Year - The brand model year.
  • % Decline (YOY) - Year over Year price decline.
  • % Decline -Total percentage of decline.
  • % Paid - Percentage paid of the original price.
  • % Left - Percentage left of reliable years of the vehicle.
  • Years Left - Current industry average of years remaining with predictable maintenance and repair costs.
  • Net Used Value ® - Our ranking & sorting index to help you find the model year(s) with the most value.
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On average, you should expect to pay only 47% of the original cost with 75% of the vehicle's lifetime remaining. That gives it a Net Used Value® score of 28.01 which factors in expected annual maintenance, price decline & reliable years left.

These sought after 2015 smart models may be hard to find. Also consider a 2016 or 2014 as those were the next best values.

Already Own a 2015 smart?

While we would advise holding onto this vehicle for a few years, that's not always in the plan. Dealers have access to similar figures so they know that your vehicle has a low risk of depreciation.

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