Choosing the right car

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Win an Autoglym Cleaning Hamper, Worth £62.99

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Let’s be honest, we’ve all probably let our cars go in lockdown - from empty crisp packets and water bottles on the floor, to layers of dust on the dashboard… if we’re not driving anywhere, it’s not like we’ve got to keep it spotlessly clean, right?

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Best used cars for families

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A good family car should provide space, comfort, safety, and practicality. But every family is different - so your needs and your budget will determine which car would be best for you.

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Vauxhall Corsa - 4 minute buying guide

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Known for its excellent value, the Vauxhall Corsa is a consistently popular used car. Vauxhall is great for producing a variety of models for any budget, although the most affordable options are often rivalled by competitors.

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The 12 best used cars for young drivers

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Conscious of insurance costs, strapped to a budget, or just looking for an easy car to drive? For younger drivers, choosing a car can be stressful, confusing, and expensive. But it doesn't have to be. Here are a few used cars you should test drive.

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The 10 safest used family hatchbacks

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Practical. Affordable. Safe. There are a few qualities we look for in a good family car. And for many drivers, safety tops the list.

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Best used cars with no tax

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If you own a relatively new car, you'll know that the road tax rates have gone up. Your old car could have cost £30 a year - but if you upgrade to the latest generation, it could now cost you £135. And that's the minimum you can be charged. The tax payment is definitely worth bearing in mind if you're looking for your next car.

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Are electric cars actually cheaper?

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We know they're better for the environment, but are they better for your wallet? There's a lot of speculation around whether electric and hybrid cars are cheaper to run than petrol and diesel. Our study sets out to answer the question and work out your most cost-effective option, month by month.

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Small cars that hold their value

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There are a whole load of cost implications to take into account when buying a car. But depreciation, the loss - of value over time, is often - overlooked. And it can cost you a lot in the long run...

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Best used cars for driving in winter

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When looking for a winter car, chances are you don't turn to the little hatch sat on your drive. But you don't need a big and bulky 4x4 to plough through the snow. Many smaller, stylish, and more affordable SUVs now come with 4WD and grip technology - and they're more than capable of tackling the winter weather.

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Mazda2 - 4 minute buying guide

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A front-runner in the supermini category, the Mazda2 is known for its sleek exterior and frugal engine. While pricier than some competitors, the Mazda2 is a solid all-rounder, and a variety of trim models come with an impressive list of standard equipment.

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