Looking to live your automotive life on the edge? More concerned with stretching your budget to the absolute maximum than with reliability, cosmetics, or style? Or maybe you just need a cheap second vehicle to complement your daily driver. Whatever the case may be, our list of the best used cars under $3,000 pushes the envelope when it comes to taste and/or responsible spending, but it does have the upside of offering a number of very cheap - and in some cases, fun - automobiles for your consideration.
Let's take a quick look at 10 of the best used cars under $3,000 and remember - one person's beater is another's beauty.