New or used: which should you choose?

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The 1st April has been and gone, with thousands of motorists buying the new ’14’ plate. However, brand new vehicles are thought to depreciate by 20% as soon as they’re driven off the forecourt. This is one of many reasons why in the UK used cars sales outnumber new car sales by around three to one every year.

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Five Sporting Superstars with Amazing Cars

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Samuel Eto’o

Samuel Eto’o has amassed a fortune from playing football. The Chelsea star became the highest-paid footballer in the world when he joined Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala in August 2011 in a deal that reportedly paid him €20m after tax per season. He took a substantial pay cut to move to Chelsea last summer but has plenty in the bank to spend on cars.

Taking pride of place in his collection is a Bugatti Veyron, worth £1.5m, that he had shipped over to London from Russia. The fastest car in the world, the Veyron reaches a top speed in the region of 254 miles per hour. However, Eto’o has a choice of cars in which to drive to training in London. He also has in his collection an Aston Martin One-77 which he paid £1.25m for and also has a Maybach Xenatec and an Aston Martin V12 Zagato. read more »


Top Tips for Buying Used Cars

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Buying used cars are is trend lately, whether or not because of the crisis. In 2013, the sales totalled 2.1 million units, up by 8.3% over the previous year. Which are the favourites? The Seat Ibiza followed by Renault Megane and Volkswagen Golf. Consumers are leaning towards the diesel compared to other alternatives, but do you know how to choose the best option? These are some of the basics standards when buying a used car as lease plan. read more »

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