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      09-29-2012, 05:12 AM   #48

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Originally Posted by acerboo View Post
these purchase figures arent the same so the depreciation figures dont stack up
Originally Posted by dakhu1 View Post
Now thats surprising, the diesel maintained 43% of its value whereas the petrol 45% (in your experience)...I thought one of the major advantages with diesel is the fact that they are supposed to hold value better
Thats my point, and why petrol v diesel isn't so clear. The 330d was an ex demo when I bought it, the 335i was almost 3 years old when I bought it. Lower running costs overall with a thirstier better sounding but older car. ( 26 mpg v 36mpg)