Audi A8 Depreciation

Audi A8 Depreciation

Year New Price Current Price Maintenance $ Decline % Decline % Paid % Left Years Left Net Used Value
2020 $84,245 $84,245 $241 $0 0% 100% 100% 12 0
2019 $83,800 $68,828 $289 $15,417 18.3% 81.79% 91.67% 11 9.88
2018 $84,197 $49,706 $379 $19,122 27.78% 58.59% 83.33% 10 24.74
2017 $83,956 $39,229 $517 $10,477 21.08% 46.11% 75% 9 28.89
2016 $82,912 $32,706 $608 $6,523 16.63% 38.71% 66.67% 8 27.96
2015 $82,912 $29,103 $791 $3,603 11.02% 34.15% 58.33% 7 24.18
2014 $81,331 $23,537 $1,126 $5,566 19.13% 27.56% 50% 6 22.44
2013 $79,734 $20,259 $1,285 $3,278 13.93% 23.8% 41.67% 5 17.87
2012 $78,411 $19,003 $1,390 $1,256 6.2% 22.46% 33.33% 4 10.87
2011 $78,190 $16,525 $1,600 $2,478 13.04% 19.09% 25% 3 5.91
2010 $73,799 $13,417 $1,645 $3,108 18.81% 15.95% 16.67% 2 0.72
2009 $74,550 $10,058 $1,897 $3,359 25.04% 10.95% 8.33% 1 -2.62
2008 $73,288 $9,945 $2,254 $113 1.12% 10.49% 0% 0 -10.49
Year Price % Paid % Left NUV
2020 $84,245 100% 100% 0
2019 $68,828 81.79% 91.67% 9.88
2018 $49,706 58.59% 83.33% 24.74
2017 $39,229 46.11% 75% 28.89
2016 $32,706 38.71% 66.67% 27.96
2015 $29,103 34.15% 58.33% 24.18
2014 $23,537 27.56% 50% 22.44
2013 $20,259 23.8% 41.67% 17.87
2012 $19,003 22.46% 33.33% 10.87
2011 $16,525 19.09% 25% 5.91
2010 $13,417 15.95% 16.67% 0.72
2009 $10,058 10.95% 8.33% -2.62
2008 $9,945 10.49% 0% -10.49
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About The Numbers

Our depreciation figures are calculated by aggregating then analyzing pricing, sales and other related automotive data sets.

Here are some brief descriptions of the columns:
  • Year - The vehicle model year.
  • New Price - The geometric mean new price paid of that model year grouped by most the popular trim levels.
  • Current Price - The geometric mean listing price of a used model of that year grouped by the same trim levels.
  • Maintenance - Estimated maintenance and repair costs during that year of ownership.
  • $ Decline - Year over Year price decline.
  • % Decline - Year over Year 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 years with the most value.
2,344,925 total data points last analyzed on 04/16/2020.
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Our Audi A8 Depreciation Analysis and Recommendations

The 2017, 2016 & 2018 Audi A8 model years are currently the best values.

On average, expect to pay only 46% of the original cost with 75% of the vehicle's lifetime remaining for a 2017 A8. That gives it a Net Used Value score of 28.89 which factors in annual maintenance costs, price decline, reliable years left and available inventory.

Also consider the 2016 & 2018 A8 model years. Those currently have a generally low risk of any significant depreciation over the next several years.

Own a 2017 Audi A8?

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