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Published: Apr 20, 2023 3 min read
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Finding an affordable used car just got harder — again. After a brief respite in which buyers got to breathe easily amid several months of price decreases, new data shows that used car prices are back on the rise.

What the data says

In March, the average car price rose $145 from February, bringing the average sticker price of a used car to $26,213. That's according to Kelley Blue Book, a vehicle research company, which released a report Wednesday detailing the rise in used car prices.