A total of 7,945,040 used cars were sold in 2018, with the Ford Fiesta topping the charts. That’s according to figures released by the Society of Manufacturers and Traders SMMT), which sourced ownership data from the DVLA.[Read more…] about UK Used Car Sales Hit 7.9 Million in 2018
If you want your used car search to be as painless as possible there’s something to be said for opting for one of the most popular models.
The second-generation Audi S3 (sold between 2006 and 2012) is a great option those who need a hot hatch that can double up as an express commuter in the week. So the fact that you can now get one for less than £8,000 is potentially very good news indeed.[Read more…] about Half Price Hot Hatch: Audi S3
Plenty of commentators will have you believe that ordinary folk have been priced out of the classic car market; that all the good classic cars are now stupendously expensive, and that if you want an affordable, dependable old car that’ll put a smile on your face, you’re out of luck.[Read more…] about The Modern Classics Still Going for Bargain Prices
MINI’s JCW (that’s John Cooper Works) name is older than you might think. Its heritage stretches back to John Cooper, the British racing driver and engineer who not only pioneered the rear-engined layout in single-seat racers, but also figured out that the Issigonis-designed BMC Mini would make a rather good race and rally car. A point that went on to be proved most famously by Paddy Hopkirk’s fabled win in the 1964 Monte Carlo rally.[Read more…] about Half Price Hot Hatch: MINI Cooper S JCW