Sales of used cars in Russia in the second quarter of 2021 increased by 37% compared to the same period last year. This is stated in a press release from Avito Auto, which was received by Izvestia on July 2.
The average cost of used cars in the second quarter of 2021, according to Avito Auto, increased by 25.9% compared to the second quarter of 2020. As a result, the average price of a used car in Russia was 340 thousand rubles. The rise in prices in the secondary car market is observed in all regions of the country.
The most expensive cars with mileage in the second quarter of 2021 were in Moscow and the Moscow region (average price – 525 thousand rubles), St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region (470 thousand rubles), as well as the Novosibirsk region (420 thousand rubles).
According to the results of the second quarter of 2021, the rating of the most popular brands in the secondary car market is traditionally headed by Lada with an average price of 125 thousand rubles. The second line is occupied by Toyota (640 thousand rubles), and the third – by Hyundai (545 thousand rubles). The fourth place went to Kia (670 thousand rubles), and the fifth – Volkswagen (550 thousand rubles).
Earlier it became known that in Russia in the first half of 2021, cars rose in price by an average of 7%. Some models rose in price much more actively – by 20%.
So, according to the Avilon company, for six months, on average, Volkswagen cars, Mitsubishi – by 1–5%, Hyundai – by 10% have risen in price. The cost of Kia and Volvo cars increased by 5-10%. Prices for Cadillac, Chevrolet increased by 5-7%, Mini – by 5%, BMW – by 7-9%, Mercedes-Benz – by 2%.