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Kelley Blue Book, announces the all-new 2010 model-year vehicle winners of its annual Best Resale Value Awards, which recognize current and forthcoming vehicles for their projected retained value five years from now. Since depreciation (or loss of value) is typically a car-buyer’s primary expense during ownership, these awards, are designed to help consumers make more informed car-buying decisions.

2010 BEST RESALE VALUE: BRAND —————————– Toyota

2010 BEST RESALE VALUE: LUXURY BRAND ———————————— Lexus

2010 BEST RESALE VALUE: BY VEHICLE CATEGORY ——————————————- MID-SIZE PICKUP: Toyota Tacoma HIGH-PERFORMANCE

CAR: Chevrolet

Camaro SS FULL-SIZE PICKUP: Ford F-Series HYBRID/ALT.

Super Duty FUEL CAR: Toyota Prius COMPACT UTILITY COMPACT CAR: MINI Cooper

VEHICLE: Honda CR-V Clubman MID-SIZE UTILITY MID-SIZE CAR: Honda Accord

VEHICLE: Toyota Highlander

FULL-SIZE UTILITY FULL-SIZE CAR: Ford Taurus

VEHICLE: Honda Pilot

LUXURY UTILITY NEAR-LUXURY CAR: Lexus IS

VEHICLE: Lexus RX 350 HYBRID/ALT. FUEL LUXURY CAR: Audi A5

UTILITY VEHICLE: BMW X5

Turbo Diesel VAN: Toyota Sienna SPORTS CAR: Nissan 370Z

2010 BEST RESALE VALUE: TOP 10 MODELS ————————————- Audi A5 MINI Cooper BMW M3 MINI Cooper Clubman Chevrolet Camaro SS Toyota Prius Chevrolet Corvette Toyota RAV4 Honda CR-V Toyota Tacoma