Top 10 Cheap Second Hand Cars Under £10,000


Not everyone can afford a brand-new car, luckily, there are plenty of options to choose from when it comes to buying cheap second-hand cars. You can save a lot of cash compared to purchasing a new or nearly new car. We will be featuring cars that cost less than £10,000.

Did you know that it is possible to save even more money for those with good credit? Dealers may offer 0% finance for individuals that qualify.

Without further ado, let’s jump right into the list of the cheap second-hand cars:

Dacia Sandero

Dacia Sandero

One of the cheapest variants is the Dacia Sandero. Not only it is inexpensive to purchase, the insurance and other running costs are also lower. Dacia Sandero is one of the cheapest cars you can buy, especially when paying in installments. Even though Dacia Sandero doesn’t have the extras, such as the air conditioner, it’s unbeatable price-wise.

Fiat 500

Fiat 500

You can buy this small city car for as little as £4,550. It is equipped with basic features and is great for those not fussed about horsepower. Fiat 500 has a retro look in a wide variety of colours. The car is fuel-efficient and has a comfortable interior.

Dacia Duster

Dacia Duster

Duster is one of the cheapest used SUVs in the market. It is great for off-road adventures and has all the needed safety and essential features like electric windows, airbags and AC. It has a lot of space and is excellent for families and those looking for larger boot space. You can grab Dacia Duster from Stoneacre with prices for a used model starting at £8,989.

Toyota Aygo

Toyota Aygo

This car model is super affordable; you can find prices from £3,999 on older Toyota models. Its insurance group is 3E which is at the cheaper end of spectrum. Aygo is also a compact car that comes with a 5-year warranty – which means if you buy a car that is less than 5 years old, you may still benefit from the original manufacturer’s guarantee. Overall, the car is safe and reliable – perfect for a first car.

Peugeot 108

Peugeot 108

This Peugeot model looks sleek and stylish with low CO2 emissions – only 95g/km. It has technology features within the interior, such as Apple CarPlay and Mirror Screen which allows your smartphone to be connected. If you don’t care about the frills Peugeot 108 may be the car just for you.

Kia Picanto

Kia Picanto

Kia Picanto has received mainly positive reviews from critics, such as TopGear and What Car?

It was described as “a fine small car, with a smart interior and tidy handling”.

On average, it costs, £6,295. Additionally, Kia’s warranty is one of the most generous in the industry – it covers 5 years/60,000 miles, while 10-year/100,000- mile guarantee is extended to the powertrain. It is definitely one of the best choices when it comes to used second hand vehicles.

Fiat Panda

Fiat Panda

Fiat Panda is a stylish 4×4 offering with plenty of space. If willing to purchase an older model (2016/2017), you can save a lot of money, and it will only cost around £5,500. With a distinct shape that’s hard to miss, this Fiat model also has a lot of interior and safety features that include ISOFIX, tyre pressure monitoring system, anti-whiplash front headrests and much more.

Suzuki Celerio

Suzuki Celerio

This small practical car has unbeatable prices – from £4,995 to £6,000 even for newer 2019 models. It is jam-packed with useful and interesting features that include a pollen filter, gear shift indicator, 60/40 split folding rear seat, and basic entertainment features – USB connection, radio and a few more.

Hyundai i10

Hyundai i10

If you’re buying a used Hyundai i10 the prices are really affordable – with 2015-2017 models costing £6K-£7K. This little car is well-equipped and has all the basic functions. Not to mention, the insurance group for is really low too – so you can save even more money.

Volkswagen UP

Volkswagen UP

Volkswagen UP is one of the cheapest cars on the list and costs only £4,995 for a used 2013 version or £6,495 for a more recent 2015 model. It’s a fun car that has received consistently good ratings and feedback. It’s easy to drive, and has cheap servicing and insurance costs.

And here you have it – a list of cheap second hand cars. Did your car make it to the list? Share it in the comments!

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