NADA Guide vs Kelley Blue Book

A guide to help you buy/sell your vehicle

Whether you are looking to buy or sell a new or used vehicle, tools exist in print and online to help you determine its overall value. These sources will equip you with information you can use when shopping around and can greatly affect the monetary offers and quotes you receive from dealerships and private sellers. The two most popular guides available are the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) and Kelley Blue Book also known as KBB. NADA Blue Book was initially designed to list prices strictly for dealerships, while Kelley Blue Book takes local prices, private sales, and auctions into consideration in its price listings. The following article compares NADA guide with KBB to help you determine which would help you most in your future sales or purchases, but keep in mind that today many dealerships and private sellers cross-reference both in order to determine the most accurate listing price.

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