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Used Seat Leons are cheaper than VW or Audi rivals

The Leon is a radically styled, Golf-based entrant into the Focus class. The pleasing but radical styling and non-premium badge have kept prices soft when compared to the Golf or Audi A3 which are essentially the same car underneath. But with no significant updates, the design is not dating, but is rather standing the test […]

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Sporty Mazda 2 has lots of attractions and few faults

With sporty styling, functional interiors and economical engines, the Mazda 2 has a lot to offer as a used buy. The Mazda2 Sport offers an enticing mix of performance, style and economy, making it a great used buy. Why consider a MAZDA2? The Mazda 2 has one of the most sporty and stylish exteriors. But […]

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Jazz-ing up the second hand car market

Honda’s popular Jazz model is a clever car with seats which do all sorts. They also hold their price well, so when is the best time to buy one? The Honda Jazz is a reliable used buy, popular with older drivers. Why consider a HONDA JAZZ? Universally accepted as a clever car, the Honda Jazz […]

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Everything a Fiesta can do – for half the price!

Simplicity is key with Chevrolet’s Kalos from 2006, so it should be a good used buy. Here’s the Used Car Expert Buyers Guide The Chevrolet Kalos is an affordable alternative to a Fiesta or Corsa. Why consider a CHEVROLET KALOS? If you want a straight forward car to pootle about in, or do short school […]

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A second-hand Mondeo is a fairly safe bet

The dominant Mondeo delivers on every level, but what’s it like as a second-hand proposition. Here’s the Used Car Expert Buyers Guide Latest Mondeo is a big car with lots of road presence, that is also good to drive. Why consider the Ford Mondeo from 2007 onwards? The Mondeo has lent it’s name to this […]

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Is BMW’s 1 Series a good used buy?

The BMW 1 Series is a popular car, but does it stack up as a used buy? Here’s the Used Car Expert Buyers Guide The BMW 1 Series is a popular choice for used car buyers. Why consider a BMW 1 SERIES? There is something about the styling of the 1-Series hatchback that doesn’t quite […]

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How to avoid buying a banger

BUYING a car is a major financial outlay, so you certainly don’t want to find out your newly bought dream car belongs to someone else, or you have been left with someone else’s debt to pay. Whether buying from a dealership, privately or from an auction there is a certain level of risk involved. Here’s […]

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All that glitters is not gold

A SURVEY from the RAC reveals many people think they know a thing or two about cars when looking to buy, but can easily be led astray by shiny paintwork. Around 65% say they know the basics and don’t need friends or family to help them check under the bonnet. However many are taken in […]

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