Citroen C2 in Shanghai

Citroen C2 for sale in Shanghai (China)

Are you in the market to buy (or sell) a Citroen C2 in Shanghai? Vehiclus studied the used auto market of all metropolitan areas in China to determine a pricing profile of various Citroen models depending on their age, technical condition, optical condition, and mileage. In order to maximize your earnings when selling your C2 (or to make sure to not be ripped off when purchasing a Citroen C2) it is a good idea to know all price-determining factors.

Supply and Demand of Citroen C2 on the local auto market

Shanghai is a metropolitan area with a population of 22315474 inhabitants. However, it is hard to find more than a handful Citroen C2 on the market at the same time. Hence, the supply is small and the demand depends on a multitude of parameters for example brand reputation, mileage, and reliability.

Price Devaluation Curve of the C2 in Shanghai

As seen below, cars of the make Citroen and specially of their model C2 devaluate in a very usual process. The mean value of the C2 will be lowered by 13% ($21,563) after only one year. After three years, the car typically costs only 64% of its original asking price ($15,443) while it will only be worth 30% of the original price after 7 years ($6,166). The C2's value after 12 years is only 12% of its original price depending on its condition of course.


Depreciation according to mileage

Another way to analyze vehicle depreciation is to examine the decrease of value over kilometers driven. The Citroen C2 depreciation curve below illustrates this phenomenon for the city of Shanghai. The C2 looses most of its resell price (ca 50%) within the first 20,000miles (30,000km) driven. The typical price for a C2 at that mileage is approximately $13,947. After that the depreciation slows down: at 90k kilometers the Citroen C2 is sold for $8,074 in Shanghai and for $3,219 at 180k km of mileage.

Citroen C2 price depending on condition (fair, good, excellent)

The last value that significantly impacts the sell price of a second-hand car is the technical and optical condition of the vehicle. The table below shows the deflation of a Citroen C2 according to its year and its condition.

Vehicle Year Citroen C2 Condition
fair good excellent
2017$18,668$21,519$24,370
2016$16,417$18,924$21,431
2015$14,325$16,513$18,701
2014$12,393$14,286$16,178
2013$10,621$12,243$13,865
2012$9,008$10,384$11,759
2011$7,555$8,709$9,863
2010$6,262$7,218$8,174
2009$5,128$5,911$6,694
2008$4,154$4,788$5,423
2007$3,339$3,850$4,360
2006$2,685$3,095$3,505
2005$2,190$2,524$2,859
2004$1,855$2,138$2,421
2003$1,679$1,935$2,192
2002$1,663$1,917$2,171

Enter vehicle make, model and city of interest:


Opel
Vivaro
starting at
$7,035
in Fushun (CN)
Fiat
Ducato
starting at
$4,726
in Soedermalm (SE)
Lancia
Flavia
starting at
$7,117
in Bowling Green (US)
Citroen C2 variations:
C2 1.4i
C2 1.4i 16V SensoDrive
C2 1.6i 16V SensoDrive
C2 1.4i SensoDrive
C2 1.6i 16V
C2 1.1i
C2 1.4i 16V SensoDrive STT
C2 1.6i 16V VTR SensoDrive (110ch)
C2 1.6HDi VTS (110ch) FAP
C2 1.6i 16V VTS
C2 1.4HDi
C2 1.4HDi SensoDrive
C2 1.6i 16V VTS (125ch)