Used cars

Best cars for £2,000 or less
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Best cars for £2,000 or less

A tight budget doesn’t mean you have to compromise on quality. Here are some great used cars available for £2,000 or less
23 Feb 2024
Car depreciation explained: future residual values and how they’re calculated
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Car depreciation explained: future residual values and how they’re calculated

What is car depreciation, how does it work and what can you do to minimise it on your car? We reveal all in our guide…
21 Feb 2024
Car insurance write-off categories explained: what are Cat N and Cat S cars?
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Car insurance write-off categories explained: what are Cat N and Cat S cars?

Cat S and Cat N insurance write-off classifications replaced the old Cat C and Cat D groups in 2017; but what do they mean and how do they work?
6 Feb 2024
Can you lease a used car? second-hand car leasing deals guide
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Can you lease a used car? second-hand car leasing deals guide

When we think of leasing, we tend to think of new cars, but leasing a used car is an option worth looking at
30 Jan 2024
Best used electric cars 2024
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Best used electric cars 2024

Looking to join the electric car revolution but have a smaller budget? Here are our best used electric cars to buy
24 Jan 2024
Best used small cars 2024
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Best used small cars 2024

Our guide to the best used small cars, covering the top second hand city cars and superminis
16 Jan 2024
Best used small SUVs and 4x4s 2024
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Best used small SUVs and 4x4s 2024

If you're after a little extra style and space without breaking the bank, these are the best used small SUVs and 4x4s to buy right now
16 Jan 2024

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Best used coupes 2024
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Best used coupes 2024

If you want an appealing car that mixes performance with style, the best used coupes will tick a lot of boxes
15 Jan 2024
Best used MPVs and people carriers 2024
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Best used MPVs and people carriers 2024

If you’ve got a growing family to ferry around, the best used MPVs and people carriers will do just that for a bargain price
15 Jan 2024
Best used sports cars 2024
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Best used sports cars 2024

These are the top used sports cars for those looking for some fun but usable second-hand wheels
15 Jan 2024
Best used hot hatchbacks 2024
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Best used hot hatchbacks 2024

Our picks for the best used hot hatchbacks in the UK
12 Jan 2024
Best used convertibles 2024
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Best used convertibles 2024

If it’s open-top thrills that you’re after, the best used convertibles offer incredible value for money
12 Jan 2024
Best used estate cars 2024
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Best used estate cars 2024

Our list of the best used estate cars will help you find a super-practical and affordable family car
10 Jan 2024
Best used hybrid cars 2024
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Best used hybrid cars 2024

Want to embrace electrified driving but need the reassurance of an internal combustion engine? Try one of our favourite used hybrid cars
10 Jan 2024
Best used luxury cars 2024
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Best used luxury cars 2024

An ultra-comfortable ride and a premium driving experience can be yours with the best used luxury cars
10 Jan 2024
Best used executive cars 2024
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Best used executive cars 2024

If you need a fast, comfortable and stylish set of wheels, these are the best used executive cars that the market has to offer
10 Jan 2024
Best used large SUVs and 4x4s 2024
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Best used large SUVs and 4x4s 2024

The best used large SUVs and 4x4s in the business offer space, practicality, performance and low running costs
9 Jan 2024
Best used mid-size SUVs and 4x4s 2024
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Best used mid-size SUVs and 4x4s 2024

Mid-size SUVs and 4x4s are as popular as ever, and these the best pre-owned ones to buy right now
9 Jan 2024
Top 10 best learner driver cars 2024
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Top 10 best learner driver cars 2024

Easy to drive, affordable, and inexpensive to run, these are our top 10 used cars to learn in
4 Jan 2024
Deal of the Day: used all-electric Fiat 500 is a half-price hero at just £14,995
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Deal of the Day: used all-electric Fiat 500 is a half-price hero at just £14,995

Our Deal of the Day for 14 December is a pre-owned Fiat 500e at under £15k - half its original price when new
14 Dec 2023
Best used family cars 2024
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Best used family cars 2024

Our guide to the best used family cars on sale in the UK today
13 Dec 2023
5 Reasons why a used Skoda is right for you
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5 Reasons why a used Skoda is right for you

With a range of award-winning models on offer and numerous benefits for the buyer, Skoda Approved Used is well worth a look
8 Dec 2023
Best used vans 2024
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Best used vans 2024

Our favourite used vans offer a cheap and practical alternative to brand new commercial vehicles
7 Dec 2023
Best used hatchbacks 2024
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Best used hatchbacks 2024

Hatchbacks offer great practicality, low running costs and comfort – these are the best used hatchbacks currently on the UK market
6 Dec 2023
Best used cars to buy 2023
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Best used cars to buy 2023

From city cars to large SUVs, here’s our annual pick of the star performers that’ll save you thousands when you buy them used instead of new
22 Nov 2023
Inside car auctions with the man who sold 2 million cars
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Inside car auctions with the man who sold 2 million cars

That’s how many vehicles have passed over Jim Ronan’s auction block in his 35 years as an auctioneer. He tells us his story and shares some buying and…
3 Nov 2023
Nissan Leaf vs BMW i3: used electric cars go head-to-head
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Nissan Leaf vs BMW i3: used electric cars go head-to-head

Used electric cars have never been more affordable, so is it time to make the switch?
28 Oct 2023
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
Used Mercedes E-Class (Mk5, 2016-2023) review
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Used Mercedes E-Class (Mk5, 2016-2023) review

Our full used buyer’s guide on the Mercedes E-class, covering the E-Class Mk5 that’s been on sale since 2016
26 Jul 2023
“Second hand EVs are the ultimate bargains of the year”
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“Second hand EVs are the ultimate bargains of the year”

With the price of used electric cars plummeting, Mike Rutherford thinks it’s the perfect time to buy
11 Jun 2023
Used electric cars look tempting after big depreciation hit
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Used electric cars look tempting after big depreciation hit

Faster depreciation means used EV deals may look tempting next to more expensive hybrid and petrol rivals
17 May 2023
Used car prices remain stubbornly high as sales increase
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Used car prices remain stubbornly high as sales increase

New SMMT figures show increased sales of second-hand cars, but prices look set to stay high for a while
11 May 2023
How to check your car’s service history
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How to check your car’s service history

A full service history can add value to your car: here’s how to check it, and where to look for the information.
28 Mar 2023