It is easier than ever today to have access to pre owned cars for sale. You can buy one from a private seller, a car dealer or even an auction. It is completely up to you. As we all know, buying a used car has its drawbacks. A car dealer might also try to dupe you because they have to sell cars to make a living. You can never be 100% sure what you are getting yourself into.
Certified pre owned cars are different. A certified car is a used car that has been through an extensive checklist at the manufacturer. They run strict tests on the vehicle to ensure it still performs the way it did when it first left there to be sold.
Although these certified vehicles are more expensive than an ordinary used vehicle, you have the benefit of knowing the vehicle is up to standard. It is a safer buy to make, even though the car is not brand new.
You will receive some type of warranty because a manufacturer (supposedly) only certifies used vehicles that are in excellent shape.
Certified pre owned vehicles give you more confidence in your purchase. Sure the car isn't brand new but it is as close as you will get without paying the price of one.