People who plan to buy a luxury sedan generally prefer German brands which cost north of Rs. 40 lakhs. Not everyone is able to get their hands on new vehicles with such price tags. The best option remains in the used car market which offers a wide range of luxury sedans with different price tags. Here are 6 pre-owned luxury sedans you can buy at the price of a new Maruti Baleno RS (Rs. 9.5 lakhs, on-road, Delhi). Do remember that maintenance costs of these luxury cars will be a lot higher than that of the Baleno RS. Besides, you won’t have a manufacturer’s warranty to fall back upon.
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 200 CGI Avantgarde
Model year: 2010, Asking price: Rs. 8.5 lakhs
Mercedes Benz C-class is the entry level luxury sedan from the German brand. This 2010 model year, pre-worshipped example is a C200 CGI petrol variant with an automatic transmission. The car has completed 52,000 kms on the odometer and is still with its first owner. It’s priced at Rs. 8.5 lakhs. A new Mercedes-Benz C-class in 2010 was priced at around Rs. 28 lakhs (ex-showroom).
Mercedes-Benz E-class 200K Classic
Model year: 2007, Asking price: Rs. 7 lakhs
The Mercedes-Benz E-class is a premium luxury sedan with a price tag well over Rs. 40 lakhs when new. This silver pre-owned E-Class is a 2007 model petrol sedan, and is up for grabs at just Rs. 7 lakhs. Mercedes E-class is a luxury statement and offers comfortable ride along with premium features. This E-class is currently with its second owner and has done 40,000 kms on the odometer.
BMW 5-Series 525i
Model year: 2009, Asking price: Rs. 6.99 lakhs
The BMW 5-series is one of the most involving driver’s cars in its segment. A lot of people loved the E90 series back in the day. If you wish to buy one such beautiful German sedan, there’s this golden BMW 525i going cheap. It’s a 2009 model petrol variant and comes with an automatic gearbox. The car has done just 70,000 kms and is with its first owner. The asking price for this one is just Rs. 6.99 lakhs. Back in the day, a new one retailed at Rs. 45 lakhs.
BMW 3-Series 325i
Model year: 2009, Asking price: Rs. 6.75 lakhs
BMW 3-series is the entry level luxury sedan launched by the German brand in India. The 3-series offers a combination of power and luxury along with comfort for long rides. If you wish to own such an example, here is a silver BMW 325i up for grabs for just Rs. 6.75 lakhs. A new 3-series was priced around Rs. 30 lakhs. This example is a petrol variant with an automatic gearbox and has only done 60,000 kms. The car is currently with its second owner.
Audi A6 2.0 TDI
Model year: 2009, Asking price: Rs. 8.5 lakhs
The Audi A6 is a benchmark in German workmanship and offers great levels of comfort inside cabin. Offered in both petrol and diesel variants, the Audi A6 does not lack in performance. Here is a black 2.0 TDI variant with diesel engine and an automatic gearbox. This well-maintained 2009 model A6 has done around 70,000 kms and currently resides with its second owner. The asking price for this one is Rs. 8.5 lakhs, while the new one retailed at a price tag north of Rs. 40 lakhs.
Audi A6 3.0 TDI
Model year: 2010, Asking price: Rs. 8.25 lakhs
Audi also offered A6 with a more powerful 3.0-litre diesel V6 engine which produced a lot more torque and came with a Quattro all wheel drive system. If you wish to own such a rare example, then here we have it for you. This black Audi A6 is a 2010 model top of the line 3.0-litre TDI with a V6 diesel engine. The Quattro drive system powers all wheels and the car has done around 65,000 kms. This 3rd owner Audi comes with a sticker price of Rs. 8.25 lakhs, which is a very cheap alternative to a new A6 which costs more than Rs. 60 lakhs (on road) these days.