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Are leather seats worth the price?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQ, Q&A, Technology on Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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There are a variety of things that people do that convey their sense of individuality. From the clothes you wear to the hobbies you have, it all says a little bit about who you are. Vehicles are the same way. The vehicle you drive is a statement. Whether you choose a car, truck or SUV, it’s important to have a vehicle that best matches your personality. This is why premium features, like leather upholstery, are essential to car shoppers. Not only is it luxurious, but it’s comfortable. With said, are leather seats worth the price?

What are the benefits of having leather seats?

Few features make the interior of a vehicle feel as high-end as leather upholstery does. Best of all, when a vehicle is equipped with leather upholstery it usually has a variety of other luxurious entertainment and convenience features. When you purchase a used vehicle you get all the benefits of having these sophisticated details without the new car price tag.

Strong resale value

Car shoppers will pay more for a vehicle with a leather interior than one without. While other factors play a role in the resale value than just the quality of the cabin, it does make a difference. So while you may pay more upfront for a vehicle with leather upholstery, you can rest assured that you will recoup some of that cost when you sell the vehicle down the road.View of the rear row of leather seats of a car

Easy to clean

When you spill something on cloth seats you take the risk that there will be a potential odor or stain remaining. With leather, you simply wipe the seat and your good to go. Leather seats do need routine conditioning to stay supple and clean, but you don’t have to worry as much about messy stains as you do with cloth seats.

Comfort at its finest

There is nothing like kicking back and relaxing in a recliner. That’s exactly what a leather seat in a car, truck or SUV feels like. Most vehicles with leather seats also come standard with adjustable lumbar supports or internal heating for optimum comfort.

And there you have it! These are some of the many reasons to choose a used vehicle with leather seats. We realize that leather seats aren’t for everyone, but if you’re looking for a luxurious cabin then this upholstery option is the way to go. Stop by and see all our used models with leather seats at Coast to Coast Motors today!

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