Buying used cars is indeed an excellent option should you wish to save a few thousand good bucks. As a matter of fact, most car owners have profound memories of the very first car they ever owned. Depending in your needs and budgetary allocations, you may decide to go either way. When you begin your search for cars for sale under 800 dollars, realize that you won't have a great deal of options.
Extract," Hints and Tips When Choosing a Secondhand / Used Car", accessed 28th May 2012, H&T.