Corvette Stingray Has Top Residual Value of 2014

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

If you purchased a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, there’s some good news for you.

According to NADA Used Car Guide analysts, the 2014 Corvette Stingray has the best value retention of all-new or heavily revised vehicles from the 2014 model year. In fact, the Corvette Stingray dominated the competition, according to Jonathan Banks, Executive Analyst at the NADA Used Car Guide. “The 2014 Corvette dominated other models by retaining 84.7 percent of its typically-equipped manufacturer suggested retail price (MSRP), while the more practical Mitsubishi Mirage performed the worst, holding only 54.5 percent of its original MSRP.”

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Second on the list for best value retention is the Subaru Forester at 81.8 percent while Toyota claimed the third and fourth spots with its Highlander (78.8 percent) and 4Runner (77.1 percent) models, respectively. Rounding out the top five is the Nissan Rogue at 73.1 percent.

As for the five worst value retention vehicles, the Mirage is the first at 54.5 percent while the Fiat 500L came in second at 55.3 percent. Rounding out the top five is the Kia Cadenza (56.5 percent), Chevrolet Impala (59.9 percent) and Kia Forte sedan (61.8 percent).

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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