Saturn Ion Vehicles have gone through a strong increase in their selling price recently. There has been a considerable inflation in the selling prices for this model.
The retail prices for Saturn Ion cars have gone through a strong rise during the last 6 months. In January the price for a car is $5,017 increasing till $5,656 in February. During the following two months (March, April) the average selling price rose somewhat going from $5,336.5 to $5,792. The average price has had spectacular rise of 17 % with an average price of $5,564.25 during the previous 4 months and $6,522 during the most recent months in May and June.
The average price for Saturn Ion has become more expensive in recent years. During 2003 and 2003, the average price was $3,707. During this period, prices pretty much remained constant. During the next two years the average price($3,644) has hardly changed, remaining at a constant value compared to the previous period. During the last two years, prices in the car industry have gone up 7 % compared to the average values for the previous 4 years. This conclusion was reached from studying the prices for the the preceding four years in previous sample ($3,932.25) and the the last two years that were studied (2006, 2007) with a price of $4,220.5.
The graph that displays the price for Saturn Ion cars according to their mileage shows that those cars within a mileage range of "more than 200,000" are the ones with the lowest price. They are 68 % more affordable than the average price ($6,555). Next with a price of $3,933 and a mileage range of "100,000 - 200,000" we would see the following vehicles. The mileage range for the most expensive cars is "25,000 - 50,000". It is 40% more costly than the average market value followed by those vehicles with a mileage of "less than 10,000" and a price of $5,919.