Best Times to Buy a Used Car

best dealWhen is the best time to buy a used car?

The short answer is November 1 to December 31.

The website analyzed more than 40 million used-car sales from 2013 to 2015 using the data from, a deal-ranking site for used vehicles, compared specific times of the year to determine when the best time to buy a used car. Based on their study, the 10 best times to buy a used car are on:

  1. Black Friday – day after Thanksgiving
  2. Veteran’s Day – November 11
  3. Thanksgiving – fourth Thursday in November
  4. Columbus Day – October 12 (usually)
  5. Martin Luther King Day – third Monday in January
  6. Christmas Eve – December 24
  7. Month of November
  8. Month of December
  9. Christmas – December 25
  10. New Year’s Eve – December 31