Ranking the Most Expensive Cars to Own

Purchasing a vehicle is a big investment. If you are not mindful about it, the ongoing costs can be significant. There are many things that cause vehicles to be costly to own and operate. The big expenses are depreciation, insurance, maintenance and repairs, financing costs, and fuel. We have brought all of those costs together, for over 250 models. You can see which makes and models are inexpensive to own and operate, and which ones are not. The underlying data is available for all 5 cost areas. So dig in, and see what you discover about your vehicle or one that you are considering.

Brands with the Most Expensive 5 Year Ownership Costs

The Most Expensive Brands to Own

Rank Brand 5 Year Cost to Own
32 Porsche $89,318
31 Land Rover $81,568
30 Mercedes-Benz $74,514
29 BMW $70,537
28 Jaguar $70,372
27 Audi $61,664
26 Lincoln $61,531
25 Tesla $57,369
24 INFINITI $56,129
23 Cadillac $53,319
22 Lexus $50,930
21 Volvo $50,891
20 RAM $47,266
19 GMC $45,012
18 Dodge $42,323
17 Acura $41,907
16 Chrysler $39,554
15 Nissan $39,193
14 Chevrolet $39,142
13 Ford $38,326
12 Buick $38,228
11 Jeep $36,954
10 MINI $33,838
9 Toyota $33,719
8 Volkswagen $31,509
7 Honda $31,187
6 Hyundai $30,638
5 KIA $30,066
4 Mazda $29,155
3 FIAT $28,643
2 Subaru $28,513
1 Mitsubishi $27,175

Cars with the Most Expensive 5 Year Ownership Costs

The Most Expensive Cars to Own

Rank Model 5 Year Cost to Own
50 Land Rover Range Rover Velar $66,601
49 Lincoln Aviator $65,730
48 Audi Q7 $64,550
47 Audi A6 $64,138
46 Jaguar XF $63,154
45 BMW Z4 $63,025
44 BMW 5 Series $62,559
43 Audi SQ5 $62,239
42 BMW 4 Series $61,471
41 Jaguar F-Pace $61,275
40 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class $59,381
39 Audi S4 $58,698
38 Volvo XC90 $58,620
37 Lexus RX 450h $55,428
36 Land Rover Discovery Sport $54,797
35 Volvo S90 $54,428
34 Mercedes-Benz C-Class $54,416
33 Nissan Armada $53,290
32 Chevrolet Tahoe $53,194
31 INFINITI Q60 $52,873
30 Lincoln Nautilus $51,940
29 Volvo XC60 $51,883
28 INFINITI QX60 $51,368
27 Tesla Model Y $51,089
26 BMW X3 $51,039
25 Jeep Grand Cherokee $50,190
24 Acura MDX $49,894
23 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class $49,698
22 Lexus GS 350 $49,640
21 Audi A5 $49,570
20 Audi Q5 $48,751
19 Toyota Supra $48,437
18 Cadillac CT5 $48,111
17 RAM 1500 $47,266
16 Buick Enclave $46,879
15 Lexus IS 350 $46,856
14 Audi TT $45,967
13 Nissan Titan $45,467
12 Toyota Tundra $45,291
11 Cadillac XT5 $45,191
10 Cadillac CT4 $45,042
9 Dodge Challenger $43,263
8 Dodge Durango $42,898
7 Ford F-150 $42,145
6 GMC Sierra 1500 $41,762
5 Lexus RX 350 $41,756
4 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 $41,408
3 Jeep Gladiator $40,131
2 Tesla Model 3 $39,175
1 Toyota 4Runner $36,769