RAM 4500 Depreciation

A RAM 4500 will depreciate 51% after 5 years and have a 5 year resale value of $21,532.

The chart below shows the expected depreciation for the next 10 years. These results are for vehicles in good condition, averaging 13,500 miles per year. It also assumes a selling price of $43,997 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 RAM 4500.

RAM 4500 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value Mileage Resale Year
1 $10,128 76.98% $33,869 13,500 2021
2 $13,327 69.71% $30,670 27,000 2022
3 $16,640 62.18% $27,357 40,500 2023
4 $19,367 55.98% $24,630 54,000 2024
5 $22,465 48.94% $21,532 67,500 2025
6 $24,489 44.34% $19,508 81,000 2026
7 $26,266 40.30% $17,731 94,500 2027
8 $27,375 37.78% $16,622 108,000 2028
9 $27,811 36.79% $16,186 121,500 2029
10 $29,100 33.86% $14,897 135,000 2030

RAM 4500 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value
1 $10,128 76.98% $33,869
2 $13,327 69.71% $30,670
3 $16,640 62.18% $27,357
4 $19,367 55.98% $24,630
5 $22,465 48.94% $21,532
6 $24,489 44.34% $19,508
7 $26,266 40.30% $17,731
8 $27,375 37.78% $16,622
9 $27,811 36.79% $16,186
10 $29,100 33.86% $14,897

RAM 4500 Depreciation Calculator

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If you purchase a used RAM 4500 that is 2 years old, then you could save $13,327 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 $9,138. 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 4500 models become available.

Considering financing? Try our RAM 4500 Loan Calculator, which will steer you away from unattractive loan structures that put you in a bad financial position relative to the value of your vehicle. Customize a loan that is right for you, or try some basic options, No Money Down, 10% Down and 20% Down.

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About Our Data and "Useful Lifespan"

We aggregate and analyze millions of automotive data points from a variety of sources, including some of the industry's leading data providers. The historical depreciation tables, charts, values and overall rankings are conducted on a semi-annual basis, with our most recent update published in September 2020.

While the "Useful Lifespan" of a vehicle will vary greatly from one model to the next, and even one owner to the next, we have determined that twelve years is the most appropriate timeframe which will yield us good, usable data - and that any data beyond that timeframe becomes more dispersed, and ultimately less reliable. Moreover, maintenance costs beyond that timeframe become significantly more varied, as a vehicle owner's care of a particular vehicle will greatly impact its value, and ongoing . We are very much hopeful, however, that your car or truck will last well beyond twelve years, and that it gets you to where you want to go.

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