2014 BMW i3 Listed As Used car To Avoid

2014 BMW i3 Listed As Used car To Avoid

In its latest "Used Cars to Avoid Buying" release, Consumer Reports says there are several used plug-in electric cars that buyers should avoid.

Consumer Reports states:

"These 2006-15 models have a record of below-average overall reliability. They’re listed alphabetically by make and model. The worst used cars are shown in bold italics; they’re models with much-worse-than-average overall reliability based on multiple years of data. We recommend skipping all of them."

Among the listed "used cars to avoid buying," we find these plug-ins:

  • 2014 BMW i3
  • 2012-2013 & 2015 Tesla Model S
  • 2013 Nissan LEAF

Of note is that the Model S is bolded in the report, meaning it has "much-worse-than-average overall reliability based on multiple years of data," according to Consumer Reports.

2012-2013 & 2015 Tesla Model S Listed As Used Cars To Avoid

2012-2013 & 2015 Tesla Model S Listed As Used Cars To Avoid

Used Car To Avoid: 2013 Nissan LEAF

Used Car To Avoid: 2013 Nissan LEAF

 

Source: Consumer Reports