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Which European Cars Hold Its Value Over Time?


It’s a given that a car, any car, will start to depreciate as soon as you drive it out of the showroom. This is why choosing a vehicle with good resale value is a must. If European cars are more to your taste than Asian ones, take a look at the following cars that retain their value and their worth, which is definitely important if you decide to sell your vehicle.

2007 BMW M3 E92 Red 6 Speed Manual Coupe

This mid-range luxury coupe retains its value AND turns heads with its absolute beauty. It has a 6-speed manual shift, black leather upholstery, sunroof, and M Drive comfort access system.

Lexus IS350 F Sport

This one is for those looking for an entry-level vehicle perfect for daily work commutes and weekend getaways. You get 8-speed automatic engine and a superb sound system.

2011 Jaguar XF X250

For large car lovers, the 2011 Jaguar XF Luxury is a great option. You get an elegant and seductive design (especially the interiors) and a mix of fast and nimble performance. It has the cues and curves that make this Jag an instant classic. Under the hood is an impressive 293Nm & 175Kw that will take you to city and country roads with ease.

2004 Porsche 911 Carrera 997 S

This beautiful rear engine sports car is equipped with 3.8L petrol engine outputs a massive 261kW and 400Nm of torque straight into the rear wheels. The throttle response is a driver’s wet dream. True for most Porsche vehicles, this Carrera just oozes iconic coolness.

Make sure that you take good care of your car to retain its value. Entrust your vehicle to Roverworks, Canberra’s top choice for automotive repairs, parts and maintenance. Our mechanic team specialises in Land Rover and Range Rover models, in addition to servicing of 4x4s, off-road and other car models. Visit our shop for a quick check-up, BMW consultation, Lexus repairs, or Porsche maintenance and parts.