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#used car buying advice

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 8 October, 2018

Got a pay rise and looking for a new car? Here's what our expert would recommend...

If you’re looking to splash a little cash on an upgrade, we have some thoughts.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 24 September, 2018

How to buy a luxury SUV for less - and 4 models to see first

Get a luxury motor without the starter-home price tag.

# used-car-buying-advice - Friday 1 June, 2018

Hello summer! How to buy a convertible for a song - and 4 of the best used models

Delightful drop-tops await.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 21 May, 2018

Looking for Scandinavian style? How to buy a Volvo for under €20k - and 3 models to see first

The Swedish car maker has a reputation for safety, comfort and strong design. Here’s what to look for.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 14 May, 2018

How to buy a serious premium SUV on a €30k budget - and 5 models to see first

It’s a crowded market out there at the premium end. We look at the models to watch.

# used-car-buying-advice - Friday 4 May, 2018

Want a car that will make your driveway stand out? 4 real head-turners for under €15k

Family cars don’t have to be boring, you know.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 23 April, 2018

How to buy a purring Jaguar for less than €20k - and 3 models to check out first

Want a Big Cat on the bonnet? Look no further.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 26 March, 2018

How to buy a second-hand car that'll slash your bills - and two models to see first

The ticket price is one thing – but what about keeping it on the road? We look at how to do it for less.

# used-car-buying-advice - Friday 16 March, 2018

How to get luxury in a Lexus on a €13k budget - and 4 models to see first

Want a ‘Japanese Mercedes’? Here are some options.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 12 March, 2018

How to buy a family car that's also a great investment - plus 4 models to consider first

Motors that shouldn’t leave you with a financial hole.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 5 March, 2018

How to buy an exceptionally quick car on a €10k budget - and 4 you should see first

Want to make a fast getaway? Here’s how to do it on a budget.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 26 February, 2018

Want an SUV that doesn't just look the part? Here are 5 you need to see

Believe it or not, some SUVs DO actually do what they say on the tin.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 19 February, 2018

Want to get the neighbours talking? 5 impressive motors to check out under €15k

Get those curtains twitching. For less!

# used-car-buying-advice - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

How you can grab a bargain on the last 172 cars - and 3 models to check out

Dealerships are focusing on 181 models – which can mean savings if you’re not fixated on the numberplate.

5 lovely luxury cars I'd buy if I had €50k to burn

‘Tis the season… to dream about things we can’t afford.

# used-car-buying-advice - Friday 24 November, 2017

How to buy a serious Audi for under €12k - and the 4 models you should look at

Want those four rings on your grille? Here’s how to be smart about it.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 6 November, 2017

Looking for a great family hatchback? 3 must-see models that often get overlooked

The market leaders can carry higher prices. Here are some alternatives.

# used-car-buying-advice - Friday 27 October, 2017

Which is better: An older car with low mileage, or a newer car with high mileage?

It’s a dilemma many second-hand buyers face. So what are the pros and cons?

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 23 October, 2017

How to buy a savage SUV on a €12k budget - and 4 models to check out

Want a big car with a big badge? Here’s where to look.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 16 October, 2017

How to buy a car that will run for years - and 3 models to check out first

Looking for reliability on the second-hand market? We’ve got some tips.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 2 October, 2017

Something different for your driveway: 3 unusual used models that can be great value

We look at some more unusual models that are well worth checking out.

# used-car-buying-advice - Monday 18 September, 2017

Looking to buy a beautiful BMW with change from €25k? Here are 3 unusual options

It is possible to buy Bavarian auto magic without remortgaging your house. Here’s our advice.