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Used Car News

Haggling cuts £939 off asking price

31/10/2012

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Consumers who fail to value their cars accurately are turning the vehicle buying market into a barterers' bazaar, according to a new study. Auto Trader studied more than ...

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Thousands of miles of road 'left unlit'

30/10/2012

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Around 3,080 miles of England's motorways are now completely unlit, according to a recent investigation. It has emerged that lighting on stretches of motorways, trunk ro ...

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Car buyers get dodgy dealer warning

29/10/2012

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Consumers hoping to snap up a treat this Halloween have been warned of the tricks being deployed by dodgy used car sellers, according to HPI. More than 10 million vehicl ...

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Few prepared for arrival of snow and ice

26/10/2012

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Man or woman, young or old - it seems very few motorists are prepared for the arrival of winter. Recent harsh winters, with snow and ice causing dangerous driving condit ...

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Drivers urged to take care in darkness

25/10/2012

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A major motoring organisation is advising drivers to take extra care on the roads, ahead of the clocks going back and the days getting darker. The clocks go back by an h ...

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HPI wants mileage correction banned

24/10/2012

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The vehicle information provider HPI has started an e-Petition in an attempt to get mileage correction companies banned in the UK. The firm, which carries out checks on ...

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Oldest' Vauxhall set to be auctioned

23/10/2012

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Car fans will have a rare opportunity to get their hands on a unique vintage vehicle when it goes under the hammer next month. A 1903 5hp Two-seater Lighht Car - which i ...

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UK petrol no longer cheapest pre-tax

22/10/2012

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The UK no longer has the lowest "pre-tax" petrol prices in Europe, the latest figures show. Until three weeks ago, drivers in Briton enjoyed the least expensive pump pr ...

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Fuel mix-up costs motorists big money

19/10/2012

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Mixing up diesel and petrol at the pumps is costing British drivers up to £150 million a year in repairs with as many as 300,000 vehicles a year getting the wrong fuel put in t ...

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Ford Fiesta remains as popular as ever

18/10/2012

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Having been one of the most popular Ford cars for sale for many years, the Ford Fiesta 1.25 Zetec five-door model has cemented this by scooping the prestigious What Car? magazi ...

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AA says diesel drivers are overcharged

17/10/2012

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The AA is claiming that diesel drivers are being charged almost 5p per litre too much at the pumps. The motoring organisation says that analysis from the European Union ...

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September sees LCV values rise 3.6%

16/10/2012

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Average values for used light commercial vehicles (LCVs) increased by 3.6% last month to £4,224, according to the latest British Car Auctions (BCA) Pulse Report. Month-o ...

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Used car ads 'set for electric influx'

15/10/2012

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Dealers selling used cars have an opportunity to develop a niche in the sale of electric vehicles, a motoring expert believes. Quentin Willson said the sale of electric ...

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Drivers get the boot over storage

12/10/2012

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It's not the first place that would spring to mind when you think of permanent storage space, but 22% of British drivers are using their boots for just this purpose, research h ...

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Used car values on the rise in the UK

11/10/2012

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The latest industry statistics have revealed that the average used car price in the UK has risen by 2.5% month-on-month to £6,315.The figures, which come from the BCA's most re ...

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Smarter motoring may save drivers £270 a year

10/10/2012

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Motorists are being urged to drive "smarter" to cut their fuel bills. Drivers should avoid braking or accelerating too sharply, ensure tyres are kept at the right pressu ...

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Used car prices continue to increase

09/10/2012

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As a chronic shortage of cars continues to inflate the used car market, with the average age of vehicles being sold by dealers at auction topping 100 months for the second time ...

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Crucial decisions taken in car journeys

08/10/2012

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Some of the most crucial relationship decisions are taken during conversations in a car, research by Allianz Your Cover Insurance has revealed. The poll found that 5% of ...

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Mileage change for MoT certificates

05/10/2012

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An MoT certificate overhaul is good news for people looking to buy used cars, the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) said. As of November 18, a mileage reading ...

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Drivers trying to conserve fuel

04/10/2012

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Hikes in fuel prices have led to many motorists changing their attitudes towards driving, according to a survey by Autoglass. More than 33% of motorists keep their speed ...

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Driving kids to school stresses out mums

03/10/2012

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As many as 70% of mums find driving their children to school to be a stressful experience, according to research by car manufacturer Kia. The study found that 42% of mot ...

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Crackdown on cowboy wheel clampers

02/10/2012

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New legislation due to take effect from this week will prevent cowboy wheel clampers from clamping vehicles on private land, saving motorists £55 million each year in charges.< ...

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Car vital to everyday existence

01/10/2012

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Over four in five (84%) motorists describe their car as essential to daily life, with many making changes to their lifestyle to enable them to keep their vehicle on the road, a ...

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