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James Ruppert: Go east for ULEZ-compliant petrols

Nissan Elgrand can make you feel grand for less than £10,000 and won't run afoul of ULEZ

James Ruppert: Go east for ULEZ-compliant petrols
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James Ruppert: To stick or twist on a three car garage

Our used car expert weighs in on one reader's conundrum: scratch the itch for something new, or keep what's already on the driveway?

James Ruppert: To stick or twist on a three car garage
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James Ruppert: The best selling bangers in April

Which second-hand cars are flying off the shelves this month? The Nissan Juke is currently the UK’s most popular used buy

James Ruppert: The best selling bangers in April
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James Ruppert: used Jaguar coupes are spectacular value

XK8s and XKRs are only becoming more attractive with age

James Ruppert: used Jaguar coupes are spectacular value
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Clio Williams is now very collectible and prices reflect that
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James Ruppert: Rally roots bangers that make great used buys

Sure, they've never actually raced or rallied, but a link to a motorsport star does make a used car stand out

James Ruppert: Rally roots bangers that make great used buys
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James Ruppert: Twenty is plenty when shopping second hand

£20,000 goes an awful long way in the classified car pages. Our man picks some highlights

James Ruppert: Twenty is plenty when shopping second hand
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Noughties but nice: The best pre-2010 used cars

Ready to take the plunge but not yet certain what to buy? By targeting pre-2010 cars, you can get the best of all worlds: value, relative simplicity and future classic potential

Noughties but nice: The best pre-2010 used cars
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James Ruppert: Bargain barnstormers that will take you anywhere

New hatchback money will also get you an early Series 2

James Ruppert: Bargain barnstormers that will take you anywhere
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James Ruppert: Jaguars are the top cats of the used market

You'll be rewarded for taking in a stray, like a five-year-old XE for £10k, or a 2003 XJ for half that

James Ruppert: Jaguars are the top cats of the used market
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Kia’s Sportage is likely to be more reliable than a Land Rover Freelander
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James Ruppert: Capable Land Rover alternatives for less than £4000

Which small 4x4 should replace a troublesome Freelander?

James Ruppert: Capable Land Rover alternatives for less than £4000
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James Ruppert: How to pull a lockdown turnaround

Reader Ben bought an old McLaren 540C and spun it for profit during lockdown. What other Covid bargains exist?

James Ruppert: How to pull a lockdown turnaround

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