Car Buying Tips & Advice

Carbuyer glossary of terms

Our guide to the words and abbreviations you are likely to encounter when buying, owning, or maintaining a car

Cat d and insurance write offs 2013

Cat D cars & insurance write-offs: Top tips

What is a 'Category D' car and should you buy one? Check out our tips and advice

Best sat-nav apps 2014

We round up ten of the best sat-nav apps for your iPhone, Android and Windows phone

Best sat-navs 2014

We rate the best portable sat-navs including TomTom, Garmin and Navman

How to buy a used car: Doing the deal

Read our guide to agreeing a price on a second hand car

Best iPhone apps 2014

We look at the top 10 iPhone apps that make driving safer and more practical

Motability scheme: all you need to know

Motability aims to get disabled people mobile through leasing cars - we have all the info

Buying a pre-registered car: Top tips

Buying a pre-registered or ex-demo car could save you thousands of pounds

Best car insurance companies 2013/2014

Our reader survey reveals the best car insurance companies in the business

Best free apps 2014

Our top ten of the best free apps to make driving easier and cheaper