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Car market buoyed by boost in private sales and EVs in half-year results

New car sales grew by 26% in June with private sales rising by 15% and fleets further cementing positive results this year with a rise of 38%. The analysis by The Car Expert comes after the latest data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) was released today, revealing the half-year new car

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Do electric vehicles keep their value better than combustion engines?

One question that keeps coming up as eclectic vehicles continue to soar in popularity is whether they hold their value better than cars with combustion engines. It’s no secret that electric vehicles are more expensive to buy straight off the lot, so the long-term savings are now being weighed against whether or not depreciation is

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Revealed: UK areas with the cheapest and most expensive car insurance quotes

Torridge, in Devon, is the local authority with the cheapest car insurance quotes, a new study by Forbes Advisor reveals. The study selected one random postcode from each area in the UK and used them to help find the annual premiums for a 33-year-old teacher with 10 years of no claims, driving a 2023-registered Ford

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Three in five young drivers considering flexible ownership models

New research from Churchill Expert reveals nearly two-thirds (59 percent) of young drivers (18–34 year olds) are considering flexible car ownership models. This represents a stark contrast to the 15 per cent of drivers aged 55 and above and the national average of 33 percent – a significant shift in car ownership preferences across different

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Car manufacturers phase out AM and FM radio in new models

AM and FM radio is being removed from new models of car manufacturers including Ford, BMW, and Tesla. According to The Washington Post, car companies’ move to restrict access to the audio feature was motivated by the medium’s declining consumer base as well as a problem with electric engines that interferes with its signal. Ford

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These common issues might make your car fail its MOT

New research has shown the most common causes for MOT failures in the UK, with some unexpected features making the top ten. Insurance broker One Sure Insurance analysed the DVLA’s MOT database to find the most common causes of MOT failure among Class 4 vehicles (Cars, vans, motorhomes, and other smaller commercial vehicles). Taking first

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