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USED VS NEW COMPARISON

ou can spend aeons o agonising g g over which new car to buy. n y Choose a budget, g a bodyy style. y Read the reviews,, check out the rivals. It’s not easyy – after all,, new cars have never been so competitive. But gen step p g up, p appraise, pp p back and – at last – make your call.. y But hang g on. Throw a quick q sideways out of the brochures y glance g and into the classifieds.. Where your budget y g dictated four cylinders, y now there are six.. Where there was mundane,, now there’s exotic. Where there was restraint,, now there’s a bloodyy enormous bolted-on rear wing. g Welcome We co e back bac to the t e world o d of temptation that is Used vs New… ◊ p

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US D USED

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FORD MONDEO FO O O £32k

MASER S ATI G I GHIBLI £32k

U D USED

LOTUS O S EVOR O A £30k

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BMW i8 ££73k 3k

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C CATERHAM S SEVEN £ 5k £45k

T i t off plate Twist pl te

Should you buy a new car with the latest plate or a more desirable used m d l for a similar l price? We pickk four b d d eight h cars to find d outt model budgets and PHOTOGRAPHY A Y LUC LACEY,, WILL WILLIAMS

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