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5 reasons to buy a used one

This summer, you have decided to buy a motorhome. But have you thought about picking up a used one? It is very often a good operation, provided certain criteria are met.

That’s it, you want to take the plunge and buy a camping-car. If you don’t have the budget for a new vehicle, you can opt for a used purchase. And there are several good reasons to turn to a motorhome from second hand !

1. A used motorhome is less expensive

Obviously, one of the main advantages of buying a used motorhome is obviously the price models. Like cars, the latter discounts significantly after a few years until it reaches a floor price.

If you want to buy a used motorhome, you can opt for a vehicle that is between 2 and 5 years old to have the best condition / price ratio. In this section you can easily find a vehicle around the 30 000 or 40 000€.

In all cases, the amount committed will therefore be less important only for the purchase of a new model. This can therefore be an interesting option if it is the purchase of a first motorhome.

2. It can easily become like new again

If you hesitate with a used motorhome because it has already been used, it is possible to reclaim your motorhome inexpensively.

Nothing could be simpler: change of bedding, change of curtains, thorough cleaning of the vehicle … There are even specialized companies which give a second youth to your vehicle. It is very important to make the motorhome your own, to make it your personal home on wheels, and to feel comfortable!

A good deal if you got the right deal when you made your purchase.

3. You benefit from the experience of previous owners

By purchasing a used motorhome has a particular, you will have the opportunity to meet him and talk to him. This can be an opportunity to garner the maximum tips and of advice on your future motorhome.

Thanks to the experience and experience of the former owners, you will be able to have advice on the use of the motorhome equipment as well as the elements where you need to pay attention.

Also, buying a 3 or 5 year old motorhome ensures that the imperfections and adjustments to the vehicle have already been made by the previous owner. It sometimes happens that vehicles have imperfections leaving the factory, and that they therefore go through the case SAV in the first months of use.

4. The motorhome is immediately available

If you are buying a used motorhome you will not have to worry about delivery delay inherent in the purchase of a new vehicle. These can indeed be very long for the purchase of a new motorhome. ordered online or bought in concession for example.

By going through a private individual, you can immediately leave with your vehicle if the sale is successful.

5. The discount is less important on resale

Second-hand models, which are mostly over 2 years old on average, benefit from a lower discount than a new vehicle.

In general, the discount is of the order of 20% the first year after putting into circulation, then approximately 15% for the next two years and comes to stabilize at 5% per year the following years. By buying a used vehicle, if you plan to resell it later, you will have less discount than if you had bought a new vehicle.

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