Used buyer’s guides

How to check if a car is taxed and insured
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How to check if a car is taxed and insured

Your car needs to be taxed and insured to be legally allowed on UK roads. Here’s how to check that you’re covered…
2 Oct 2023
Used Kia Sportage (Mk4, 2016-2021) review
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Used Kia Sportage (Mk4, 2016-2021) review

Our full used buyer’s guide on the Kia Sportage, covering the Sportage Mk4 that was on sale between 2016 and 2022
1 Aug 2023
How to buy a car online
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How to buy a car online

Not sure how to buy a car online? Read our step-by-step guide to get you through the process
13 Dec 2022
Used Honda Jazz (Mk3, 2015-2020) review
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Used Honda Jazz (Mk3, 2015-2020) review

Very spacious for its size, reliable and well built Jazz is a sensible supermini buy, even if driving experience lacks sparkle
29 Jan 2022
Used Volkswagen Golf (Mk7, 2013-2019) review
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Used Volkswagen Golf (Mk7, 2013-2019) review

An impressive all-rounder, the evergreen VW Golf is a family hatchback that blends upmarket premium appeal with everyday practicality and affordable r…
7 Jan 2022
Used Nissan Pulsar review
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Used Nissan Pulsar review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Nissan Pulsar covering the Pulsar Mk1 (2014-2018)
15 Sep 2021
Used Maserati Levante review
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Used Maserati Levante review

Everything you need to know about buying a Maserati Levante. Covering the Mk1 Levante (2017-date)
11 Aug 2021

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Used Vauxhall Viva review
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Used Vauxhall Viva review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Vauxhall Viva covering the fourth-generation Viva (2015-2019)
10 Mar 2020
Used Kia Sportage (Mk2, 2005-2010) review
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Used Kia Sportage (Mk2, 2005-2010) review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Kia Sportage Mk2 (2005-2010)
19 Apr 2018
Used Kia Sportage (Mk3, 2010-2016) review
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Used Kia Sportage (Mk3, 2010-2016) review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Kia Sportage covering the Sportage Mk3 that was on sale between 2010 and 2016
19 Apr 2018
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee review
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Used Jeep Grand Cherokee review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Jeep Grand Cherokee covering the Grand Cherokee Mk3 (2005-2011)
17 Apr 2018
Used Ford Mondeo (Mk3, 2007-2014) review
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Used Ford Mondeo (Mk3, 2007-2014) review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Ford Mondeo covering the third generation Mondeo (2007-2014)
20 Mar 2017
Used Skoda Yeti review
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Used Skoda Yeti review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Skoda Yeti covering the Yeti Mk 1 (2009-date)
15 Jun 2016
Used buyer's guide: Mercedes E-Class Coupe
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Used buyer's guide: Mercedes E-Class Coupe

The classy, two-door Mercedes E-Class Coupe is more affordable than ever
19 Mar 2013
Used buyer's guide: Mercedes CLC
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Used buyer's guide: Mercedes CLC

The Mercedes CLC wasn’t a showroom hit, but it's a fine second-hand buy
12 Feb 2013
Used buyer's guide: Nissan 370Z
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Used buyer's guide: Nissan 370Z

The Nissan 370Z combines driving fun with a strong reliability record
5 Feb 2013
Used Ford Ka Review
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Used Ford Ka Review

The Mk2 Ford Ka is reliable and fun. Are there any pitfalls of buying used?
29 Jan 2013
Used buyer's guide: MINI Convertible
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Used buyer's guide: MINI Convertible

The MINI Convertible is one of the most stylish soft-tops on the market
18 Dec 2012
Used buyer's guide: Alfa Romeo Spider
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Used buyer's guide: Alfa Romeo Spider

Don’t be put off by Alfa’s reputation, the Spider makes a fine buy
4 Dec 2012
Used buyer's guide: Peugeot 407
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Used buyer's guide: Peugeot 407

The Peugeot 407 looks like great value, if you can put up with the glitches
27 Nov 2012
Used buyer's guide: Lotus Europa
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Used buyer's guide: Lotus Europa

The Vauxhall-engined Lotus Europa is great fun... if you can find one
20 Nov 2012
Used buyer's guide: Mazda RX-8
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Used buyer's guide: Mazda RX-8

The stylish Mazda RX-8 coupe is cheap to buy, but expensive to run
13 Nov 2012
Used buyer's guide: Toyota Avensis
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Used buyer's guide: Toyota Avensis

The Avensis scores on value and is easy to own. But are there any pitfalls?
30 Oct 2012
Used buyer's guide: Mercedes R-Class
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Used buyer's guide: Mercedes R-Class

The R-Class MPV is a steal second-hand, but it is expensive to run
16 Oct 2012
Used buyer's guide: Volkswagen Phaeton
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Used buyer's guide: Volkswagen Phaeton

Steep depreciation makes the VW Phaeton look a real bargain. But is it?
11 Sep 2012
Used buyer's guide: Range Rover Sport
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Used buyer's guide: Range Rover Sport

4x4s don’t come much more luxurious than the Range Rover Sport – but there are some issues to look out for
13 Jun 2012
Used buyer's guide: Audi A3
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Used buyer's guide: Audi A3

The Audi A3 is about to be replaced, and looks more tempting than ever used
16 May 2012