Originally Posted by JIO
I'm still going to wait for an '09, as in 60 days, they will be building the '09's and the new '08 will be technically 1 year old and the value will drop at least $10K. If for some reason you don't like the car or are forced to sell it for any reason, you'll take a big hit on depreciation. Plus I see that nothing will be newer for close to another year. To each his own.
Sure it will technically be a year old, but I think the depreciation will be offset by low mileage. That'll roll forward with the car. His MY2008 car will only have three months of mileage on the ODO.