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Whether you're looking for a supermini or an SUV, CarGurus can help you know what models to look for and what features to stay away from.
You need a car that can handle urban living, but how can you be sure you're buying the best one? This guide points out exactly what you should look for (and what to stay away from) in a city car.
If you are travelling with your dog in the car there are certain laws and guidance that should be followed. Our guide explains all, including how to chose the correct crate or harness for your dog.
Buying the right car to carry your dog isn’t just about choosing the one with the biggest boot. We spoke to the National Animal Welfare Trust to find out more.
Dash cams are very popular and can help to apportion blame in the event of a road traffic accident, and also lower your insurance premium
Car stereo technology is constantly improving, and fitting the latest unit can gain access to modern niceties such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Here's our guide to the best
A guide to achieving a longer range and better energy consumption when driving an electric vehicle
There are lots of different types of car on sale, but do you know a supermini from a hot hatch? This guide explains which type of car is which.
Many of us are familiar with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, but MirrorLink is another alternative for in-car connectivity. This guide shows what it is and how best to use it.
With an increasing number of driver distractions these days, using Android Auto should make you safer behind the wheel. Discover the best way to use it and stay safe behind the wheel.
Staying safe behind the wheel is vitally important and using Apple CarPlay stops you from being distracted by your phone. Apple CarPlay allows you to safely use apps while on the move. Here's how.
You don't need a camper van to go camping. These are the best cars that can carry a pile of sleeping bags, go off-road and have enough room for your friends and family.
If you want to join the zero-emission electric revolution, you don't have to settle for a tiny, impractical car. Here's our pick of the best electric cars that'll carry both people and luggage.
Want huge amounts of space and practicality for passengers and luggage? Then you need an MPV, and you don't need to spend a fortune.
Need to carry lots of passengers but don't want to spend a fortune? From SUVs to MPVs, these are the best seven-seaters for less than £10,000.
Need seven seats but only have £5,000 to spend? Don't worry, because you still have plenty of choice. Here are your best options.
City cars are some of the cheapest cars out there, and you can get a real corker with a budget of £10,000. Here are some of the best.
Looking for an electric vehicle as your next company car? Then these are the EVs you should be checking out.
How far can an electric car go on a single charge? Well, that's something that's increasing all the time. Here's our rundown of the best EVs with greatest ranges.
BMW's range of X cars - or SUVs, in other words - is wide and incredibly varied. Most of these models are very popular, but which are the best ones? We take a look.
If you need to go anywhere but don't want to spend a lot of money, then these are the best off-roaders you can buy without breaking the bank.
Thinking about making the transition to electric power and want some used electric car suggestions? Here are ten of the best electric vehicles you can buy.
If you're looking to keep your Benefit-in-Kind company car tax bills low while leasing the best vehicle you can, then these are the cars you should be looking at.
For new drivers, buying a first car is hugely exciting. Here's how to find the best first car without breaking the bank.
Want a car with some serious punch? Here are 10 top muscle car options, and not all of them are American...
Never mind the hatchbacks; if you want maximum practicality then you need an estate car. Here are our pick of the best used cars for less than £10k.
Need a versatile, great value estate car for less than £5,000? Here are our favourites.
If you've got a bike to carry, you need a bike rack on your car. Whether you want to carry your wheels on a roof rack or rear-mounted bike carrier, these are the best cars to do it with.
If you want the wind in your hair but still need to carry passengers, these are the drop-top, four-seater cars you need to be looking at.
If you'd like a large car but aren't sold on the benefits of an SUV then you need an estate. Here's our list of the best estates you can buy.
These are the best cars that BMW's M Division has ever made, from sports cars and coupes to Touring estates and everything in between.
If you don't need the space of an SUV or a large family car then there are some great hatchbacks and superminis to choose from. Here are our new and used favourites.
Small SUVs and crossovers are very popular these days but which are the best? Here's our guide to the best compact SUVs you can buy.
SUVs come in all shapes and sizes and with petrol, diesel and electric powertrains. These are our best buys.
Plug-in hybrids use combustion engines and electric motors to offer short-range electric motoring along with long-range flexibility. Our guide reveals the best ones on sale.
Looking for a car with an automatic gearbox that won't break the bank? This is our guide to the best automatic cars for those on a budget.
Looking for a car with three Isofix points? These cars will let you install three child seats on the rear seats and still leave room for two adults up front.
Whether you're after a seven-seater hybrid MPV, an SUV or any other kind of family car, these are your best option.
The best hybrid cars in the UK combine petrol and electric power sources to optimise performance and economy. Our guide reveals the best hybrids on sale in 2021.
Plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEVs) promise low running costs and the ability to drive on electric power for short journeys. Here's what you need to know if you're buying a used example.
Find out how much it costs to charge an electric car, and the savings you can make whether charging at home, at the roadside or using a public charger.
Buying a second-hand electric car is easy, but what should you look out for? Vicky Parrott explains all you need to know about used EVs, from battery life to charging speeds.
Towing expert David Motton picks out the 10 best used tow cars you can buy for a range of budgets, incuding the Land Rover Discovery and Ford Mondeo.
Our experts explain how the job of a family car will change as your children grow, as well as recommending some of the best new and used models on the market.
The best cars for students are affordable to buy, reliable, and roomy inside. They must also have low running costs in the form of cheap insurance and road tax.
Learn best practices for contactless car buying that minimise the spread of COVID-19
Approved used cars come with a wide range of benefits. But how do different manufacturers compare in the programmes they offer? Our guide explains all.
Plug-in hybrid cars have become increasingly common in manufacturers’ ranges, but do they make sense as a used purchase?
The CarGurus Used Car Awards credit the best used cars you can buy in 2019 according to our unique data insights and an expert judging panel that includes Chris Knapman, Alex Robbins and Vicky Parrott.
Hydrogen fuel cell cars could form an important part of our future motoring landscape, but what are they, how do they work and can you actually buy one today?
Keeping a car running can get expensive, but here are 8 jobs you don't have to pay a mechanic to do.
Nothing quite compares with buying your first car. But how can you make sure you're getting a good one?
We can't all afford brand new cars with all the bells and whistles. Here are a few items worth adding if you're driving an older model.
Imagine buying a new car at a used car's price. With pre-registered cars, you can do exactly that.
You've found what looks like it could be your next car, but it has a few dents and scratches. How can you tell what damage is "ok" and what damage is a red flag?
Selecting the right tyres is a critical decision – they're the only thing between your car and the road, after all. But are premium tyres really worth the cost, and are part-worn tyres worth the savings?
People carriers, or MPVs, combine an SUV’s space with a car’s road manners. So, what should you be aware of when you’re shopping for one?
You're looking for that perfect weekend sports car, but how can you know which convertible to buy?
Estate cars provide plenty of space and cost less than crossovers and SUVs. Here's what to consider if you're in the market for one.
You need a car for your family, but how can you be sure you're buying the best one? This guide points out exactly what you should look for (and what to avoid).
Ever wondered what SUV stands for? Or what the difference is between an SUV and a crossover? Our guide reveals all, as well as highlighting what to look for when considering an SUV or crossover.
Driving on snow or ice can make even the best drivers nervous. One way to restore that confidence is to invest in a set of winter tyres.
Who wants to save 20% on their next car purchase? If you use your car solely for business purposes then such savings might just be possible.
We hope we'll never need to use it, but when the wheels stop turning, breakdown cover can be nice to have. What level should you buy?
Owning a car is expensive. Here are six tricks to keep your running costs low.
Don't get in over your head on your next car purchase. Use these budgeting tips to learn how much car you can afford.
Explore everything from seatbelts to autonomous emergency braking, and how Euro NCAP crash-tests cars in this overview of vehicle safety.
CarGurus identifies five helpful tips for leveraging a better deal on your next used car purchase
CarGurus examines different types of vehicle warranties to help you decide which are a good value (and which are not)
CarGurus breaks down the three forms of auto insurance and explains the ins and outs of each.
CarGurus delivers a few easy tips to help shoppers prepare for a new car purchase
CarGurus provides a step-by-step guide to buying a car sight unseen.
CarGurus provides some helpful negotiating tips for novice car-buyers
CarGurus provides 10 good reasons to purchase cars used, rather than new
CarGurus explains approved used cars and why they may be appealing to certain buyers.
CarGurus explains how shoppers can better protect themselves by investing in an inspection before purchasing a used car.
CarGurus delivers a few easy tips to help shoppers prepare for a car purchase