Mercedes-Benz A-Class Depreciation

A Mercedes-Benz A-Class will depreciate 52% after 5 years and have a 5 year resale value of $19,806.

The chart below shows the expected depreciation for the next 10 years. These results are for vehicles in good condition, averaging 12,000 miles per year. It also assumes a selling price of $41,418 when new. Enter your purchase price, expected ownership period and estimated miles driven annually. Our depreciation calculator will predict an expected resale value for the Mercedes-Benz A-Class.

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value Mileage Resale Year
1 $7,136 82.77% $34,282 12,000 2022
2 $11,390 72.50% $30,028 24,000 2023
3 $16,041 61.27% $25,377 36,000 2024
4 $18,920 54.32% $22,498 48,000 2025
5 $21,612 47.82% $19,806 60,000 2026
6 $23,704 42.77% $17,714 72,000 2027
7 $26,445 36.15% $14,973 84,000 2028
8 $29,912 27.78% $11,506 96,000 2029
9 $31,138 24.82% $10,280 108,000 2030
10 $32,451 21.65% $8,967 120,000 2031

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value
1 $7,136 82.77% $34,282
2 $11,390 72.50% $30,028
3 $16,041 61.27% $25,377
4 $18,920 54.32% $22,498
5 $21,612 47.82% $19,806
6 $23,704 42.77% $17,714
7 $26,445 36.15% $14,973
8 $29,912 27.78% $11,506
9 $31,138 24.82% $10,280
10 $32,451 21.65% $8,967

Buying a Mercedes-Benz A-Class New vs Used

If you purchase a used Mercedes-Benz A-Class that is 2 years old, then you could save $11,390 compared to buying new, and still have a relatively new model with plenty of useful life remaining. If you plan to keep this vehicle for 3 years then your total cost of depreciation would be $10,222. Try other age and ownership length combinations, or different vehicles to see if you can find depreciation sweetspots where this cost is the lowest. Hint: Try vehicles between 2 and 4 years old, as brand new vehicles depreciate quickly. Also, if this is a recently released model and buying a few years old isn't possible, consider another vehicle, or perhaps wait until more used A-Class models become available.

What About Mercedes-Benz A-Class Insurance Costs?

The average cost to insure a Mercedes-Benz A-Class is about $1,807 per year. This adds up to around $9,035 after 5 years of vehicle ownership. Unlike depreciation, this expense can often be lowered by shopping around for lower insurance premiums. Comparing quotes will ensure that you are not overpaying if you already own a Mercedes-Benz A-Class. Or, if you are just researching, then it would be money-wise to know this cost before buying. Try our Competitive Quote Tool or the form below to get free quotes. Advertising Disclosure

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Depreciation Rankings

Depreciation Rankings

We've ranked over 200 models from best to worst for Depreciation. See where the Mercedes-Benz A-Class ranks for Depreciation compared to other vehicles. Also check out how the A-Class stacks up in our rankings for Maintenance, Insurance and Overall Costs.

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Other Mercedes-Benz A-Class Costs of Ownership

Finding a car or truck that saves on depreciation costs is important. But, it's also imperative to view all major Mercedes-Benz A-Class costs. This will ensure that you are finding the vehicle that provides you the best value, at the lowest cost. We've created tools that will also help you to save on the following ownership expenses: