Car Buying

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In this section

Car Buyer's Guide
Get full information on over 14,000 new and used models, before you get to the dealer's forecourt.

Car data checks
For peace of mind before you buy.

Car reviews
Search all car reviews we've published since 1990.

The Environment
Greener choices that can save you money too.

Road Tax
How much will you pay?

Car valuations
How much is that car really worth?

Biodiesel and Bioethanol new
The latest advice from AA Public Affairs.

Depreciation
All cars are not the same.

Running Costs
Keeping down the costs of motoring.

Vehicle inspections
Get that car checked out by an expert before you buy.

Tips for buying used
How to avoid the pitfalls.

Lifestyles
Choosing the right car for your needs.

Small Autos – the background
A brief history and the state-of-the-art for automatic transmissions in small cars.

Small Autos – Five of the best
five of the most intriguing small cars with automatic transmissions currently available.