Edmunds.com, Kelley Blue Book and NADA Guides all provide free used car values online.
Used car reviews and blue book pricing
Kelley Blue Book
Blue book values for used Cars
Car buying guides, reviews, specs, safety ratings and information on used car values
Car history reports and VIN number check
in general, Kelly Blue Book's trade-in value is a bit low compared to Edmunds, and retail price is a bit high than Edmunds. Since each of these companies above uses a proprietary formula to calculate the value of the vehicle, you should compare pricing and refer to how each company calculates their blue book pricing when assessing the value of your car.
Tips To Determine Blue Book Car Values
-Look up various blue book values
-Overall condition of car matters
-Options and equipment matters
-Consider supply/demand in your area
-Consider your negotiating position
-Always have a mechanic inspect it
Black book trade-in value provided by National Auto Research. Free car valuation service to consumers.
About Black Book Values:
Black book values refer to the estimated sale price of a vehicle at wholesale. Black book auto values are often referenced to gauge the auction price for a trade in car that a dealer may purchase. National Auto Research updates black book values every month.