When people want
to sell their motorcycles or ATVs they generally try to find
what the current market values are for their vehicle. The main
guide that is used by the industry and various individuals is
that of the Kelly blue book. The Kelly blue book is updated
from year to year. This makes it possible for you to find
motorcycle and ATV Kelly blue book figures as well.
The Kelly blue
book is basically reliable but there are a few factors that may
need the appraisal of a private appraiser. These items are
various aftermarket parts, paint and graphics jobs on the body
of the ATV, the condition of the vehicle and the number of
miles that have been used by the ATV.
Of course you
don’t always need a private appraiser’s opinion when you are
considering buying or selling a good conditioned ATV. The ATV
Kelly blue book will usually have the values that dealers and
ATV companies sell their stock for as well as the types of
vehicles that they sell.
You can find the
Kelly blue book at your local library, credit companies, book
stores and sometimes you can also find the these blue books at
your local ATV dealership. In addition to these venues you will
also be able to find the ATV Kelly blue book on the internet.
Of course the Kelly blue book is only a guideline for the
various prices that you can expect from the ATV
There are some
private ATV owners who will use the Kelly blue book price as
maybe the beginning point for their pricing of the ATV. With
these individuals you may be able to bargain the price of the
ATV down to an amount that is acceptable to both of you. Now
the one thing that you will need to take into consideration
with second hand ATVs is that once the price has been finalized
between the parties you can’t bring the price down to what is
stated in the ATV Kelly blue book.
Now you must
understand that the ATV Kelly blue book will give the current
pricing for known ATV models that are in popular demand. As the
market price is found from information given by ATV dealers and
dealer surveys in addition to consumer sales information the
Kelly blue book will not be able to supply you with information
regarding ATVs or Motorcycles that are probable considered as
Having access to the information in the ATV Kelly blue book
will let you buy and sell your ATV for a good price that is
acceptable to you. Also the Kelly blue book will give you the
necessary information so that you are not taken in by
unscrupulous dealers or sellers of ATVs.