Best Used Cars To Buy Under $10,000


There are plenty of great cars for sale under $10,000 from In-Power Motors. Read on as we highlight some of our favorites. You may be surprised how easy it is to find a car that suits your needs and lifestyle. At In-Power Motors you know you are getting the best deal around, so get down to the dealership and see some cars like the ones we highlight below, today!

2009-2013 Mazda3/Mazda3 Hatchback

Always punching above its weight in interior quality and driveability, a Mazda3 is a great option. Available in a hatchback and sporting an impressive 263 horsepower, they deserve the title “Pocket Rocket!” If you are willing to accept a car with a few more miles on the clock models as recent as 2014 should fall into this price range.

2012-2018 Chevrolet Sonic

Available as a hatchback and sedan, the hatchback is especially popular for its practicality and slightly sportier appearance. You can even find a 2017 or newer model within a ten grand price range. The 2017 model sports a 7-inch touch screen display compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

2011-2016 Hyundai Elantra

A compact car available with coupe and sedan body styles and if you buy a model from 2015 forwards with less than 60k on the odometer you will still be covered by Hyundai’s 5 year, 60,000-mile warranty, that increases the odds of you getting a car in great condition!

2012-2016 Subaru Impreza

Featuring Subaru’s world-famous All-Wheel Drive System the Impreza also has an impressive interior as one would expect. The 2012 to 2016 models were available in hatchback and sedan styles with a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder chugging out 148 horsepower with 27 miles per gallon in the city and 36 miles per gallon on the highway.

2011-2018 Ford Focus

A perennially popular vehicle, the Focus has been in its current generation going back to 2011 and received an update in 2015 meaning there are loads of options out there for potential buyers. Also available is a sporty SE model with alloy wheels and upgraded features such as rear parking sensors.

2009-2014 Volkswagen GTI

Now in its sixth generation, it is a very fun car to drive with a 200 horsepower 2.0 turbocharged engine. Its hatchback design makes it very practical and was available in 2 and 4 door versions as well as having automatic and manual gear stick options. VW reliability can occasionally be an issue but the fun factor of this car cannot be underestimated.

2006-2013 Lexus IS

You can find a great second-generation Lexus sich as the IS 250 and the IS 350 for under $10,000. This a rear-wheel sporty sedan  The IS 250 is the more economical of the two and comes with a 2.5-liter V6 putting out 205 hp. Step up to the beefier IS 350 and you’re looking at a bigger 3.5-liter V6 making 306 hp, which is good enough to get the IS 350 from 0-to-60 mph in around five seconds flat!

2008-2013 Honda Accord

The Accord has been a mainstay of midsize sedans for decades and each new generation offers great design, nice features, and consistent reliability. it is also available with a V6 engine and from 2010 a coupe version is available.

2009-2013 Honda Fit

The Honda Fit is well known for being fun to drive and being an efficiently packaged car. It also has a nice interior! The second generation was for sale from 2009 to 2013 and should be relatively easy to find for sale.

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