Best cars for £10,000 or less

A £10k budget will get you a basic new car. It could also get you an amazing used one. Here are some best pre-owned cars in that bracket

For £10,000, you can afford to enter the new car market with a great range of base level hatchbacks and superminis. Although you’ll probably have to option them lightly, they should offer you a reasonable drive, the top-drawer economy and more reliability than you can shake a stick at. However, thanks to the phenomenon that is depreciation, you could Continue reading “Best cars for £10,000 or less”

Best crossover cars and small SUVs on sale 2018

There's a huge range of crossovers and small SUVs on the market today, and these are our top ten

The best crossovers really can do no wrong. After nearly a decade on the scene, buyers still can’t get enough of them, meaning that for manufacturers it is a lucrative sector of the market to be in. The Nissan Qashqai was probably the car that fired the crossover to prominence, combining family car space, running costs and road manners with a 4×4 body boasting chunky looks and an elevated Continue reading “Best crossover cars and small SUVs on sale 2018”

Best convertible cars and cabriolets 2018

There are lots of convertibles on sale in the UK, but these are our favourites for a long, sunny drive

Although the British climate doesn’t always provide the best conditions for sunny weekend drives, demand in the UK for convertibles has always been strong. Here we’ve listed the ten best convertibles on sale, and while they all fall under the same drop-top banner, there’s actually a very wide range of vehicles to choose from.

Britain’s love-affair with open-top cars stems from the Continue reading “Best convertible cars and cabriolets 2018”

Best SUVs and 4x4s to buy in 2018

We rate the top 10 best SUVs and 4x4s for sale in the UK right now

If you’re in the market for an SUV, you’re spoilt for choice these days – making finding the very best model for your needs all the more difficult. The number of SUVs and 4x4s on the market is at an all-time high and the days when 4×4 vehicles were tough, agricultural and hard to live with are long gone. Today’s SUV market covers a wide spectrum from small, economical choices to 7-seaters and premium models offering Continue reading “Best SUVs and 4x4s to buy in 2018”

Best cars for £5,000 or less

If you’ve got a £5,000 budget for a used car, what do you buy? We've done some digging, and these are the best options for £5k…

If you buy a brand new car you’ll probably get a refined drive, penny-saving economy and unshakeable reliability, but getting the best of these comes at a cost. Literally. The entry price to new car ownership – however reasonable a particular model may seem – can be off-putting for those with a limited budget, even once a good finance deal has lowered Continue reading “Best cars for £5,000 or less”

Best people carriers and MPVs 2018

Here are the 10 best MPVs and people carriers to buy this year – all loaded with family-friendly features and lots of space

Even though the MPV and people carrier sector is not the most glamorous, it’s still vital for those families who need a single car that can carry everyone in comfort, along with and the masses of luggage that family life often entails.

The multi-purpose vehicle, or MPV, can find its roots in the mid-eighties, when the incredibly boxy Renault Espace arrived in Continue reading “Best people carriers and MPVs 2018”

Best hybrid cars to buy in 2018

Hybrid power is the way forward if the car industry i to be believed, and these are the top 10 best hybrid cars to buy now

The electric car is gaining ground, and one area that is expanding rapidly is the hybrid sector. Whether it’s a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) or a standalone model hybrid that regenerates its own energy, there are more hybrid cars on sale today than ever before. But which ones are best? Whether it’s a hybrid SUV, a hybrid saloon or even a hybrid sports car, Auto Continue reading “Best hybrid cars to buy in 2018”

Best new car deals 2018

With today’s crop of amazing new cars comes a host of great new car deals. We round up the best ones available right now…

2018 continues to be a great year for new car deals, so we’ve done the hard work for you and hunted high and low to find the most popular offers on the best new cars on sale. Which means you don’t need to waste time getting lost in a jungle of monthly installments, APR figures and final balloon payments.

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