Best Used Cars Under $10,000

You can easily find a great car for $10,000 or under at In-Power Motors. Finding a car you like that suits your needs and lifestyle has never been easier. Check out some of our favorites below and head on over to our dealership today and see them for yourself!

2009-2013 Mazda3/Mazda3 Hatchback

Always a cut above with its driveability and interior quality, a Mazda3 is a great option. Available in a hatchback and sporting an impressive 263 horsepower, they are known as the:  “Pocket Rocket!” You can even get a model from as recently as 2014 if you are willing to take a car with a few more miles on the clock.

2012-2018 Chevrolet Sonic

Available as a sedan and as a hatchback, the hatchback is especially popular for its sporty looks and practicality. You can even find a 2017 or newer model for less than $10,000. The 2017 model sports a 7-inch touch screen display is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for a modern appearance.

2011-2016 Hyundai Elantra

Available with sedan and coupe body styles, this compact car is very popular and if you buy a model from 2015 forwards with less than 60k on the odometer you will still be covered by Hyundai’s 5 year, 60,000-mile warranty, that increases the odds of you getting a car in great condition!

2012-2016 Subaru Impreza

Featuring Subaru’s world-famous All-Wheel Drive System, the Impreza’s interior surprises many as it is very comfortable. The 2012 to 2016 models were available in hatchback and sedan styles with a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder chugging out 148 horsepower with 27 miles per gallon in the city and 36 miles per gallon on the highway.

2011-2018 Ford Focus

Always popular, the Focus current generation goes back to 2011 although it got a small update in 2015 equalling loads of options out there for potential buyers. Also available is a sporty SE model with upgraded features such as rear parking sensors and alloy wheels.

2009-2014 Volkswagen GTI

Now in its sixth generation, it is a very fun car to drive with a 200 horsepower 2.0 turbocharged engine. A practical hatchback, available in 2 and 4 door versions as well as having automatic and manual gear stick choices. VW reliability can occasionally be a sticking point for some consumers but the fun factor of this car cannot be underestimated.

2006-2013 Lexus IS

You can find a great second-generation Lexus sich as the IS 250 and the IS 350 for under $10,000. This a rear-wheel sporty sedan  The IS 250 is the more economical of the two and comes with a 2.5-liter V6 putting out 205 hp. Step up to the beefier IS 350 and you’re looking at a bigger 3.5-liter V6 making 306 hp, which is good enough to get the IS 350 from 0-to-60 mph in around five seconds flat!

2008-2013 Honda Accord

The Accord has been a mainstay of midsize sedans for decades and each new generation offers great design, nice features, and consistent reliability. it is also available with a V6 engine and from 2010 a coupe version is available.

2009-2013 Honda Fit

The Honda Fit is well known for being fun to drive and being an efficiently packaged car. It also has a nice interior! The second generation was for sale from 2009 to 2013 and should be relatively easy to find for sale.

Find Used Cars Under $5,000 in Phoenix, AZ

If you would like to find a used car dealership in Phoenix that knows how to take care of their customers, please visit We have a huge list of 500 down (O.A.C. – On Approved Credit) used cars for sale. Find used cars under $5,000 in Phoenix at each of our dealership locations:

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