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  • Christmas gifts for car lovers 2020

    Updated for 2020: the best Christmas gifts for the car lovers in your life. Don't leave it until the last minute, or yule be sorry.

  • Black Friday car deals 2021

    Why wait for Black Friday 2021? Find new car deals and car lease deals on Auto Trader today.

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  • Best small SUVs 2020

    Small SUVs and crossovers are the cars of the moment - here are our picks from the best on sale in 2020!

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  • Halloween: Trick or treat technology in cars

    The good, the bad and the ugly. This Halloween, we take a look at the top five tricks and treats in car technology.

  • How to charge an electric car at home

    From installing a home charge point to keeping your electric bill under control, here's our guide to charging your electric car at home.

  • Living with a... Citroën Grand C4 SpaceTourer

    Does the MPV still offer enough for the modern family? Erin Baker finds out in Auto Trader's long-term review of the Citroen Grand C4 SpaceTourer

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  • Best commuter cars

    Are you looking for a car to get you to work? Here's our recommendations for those driving on their commute.

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  • Electric car batteries explained

    Jargon-free guide to how electric car batteries actually work, how to look after them, how long they last and more.

  • What is an electric car's range?

    Afraid an electric car battery is going to go flat and leave you stranded? Read this.

  • Storing your car in lockdown

    Is car going to be out of use for any extended period of time? Here’s what you need to do.

  • Kids' resources

    Pass the time with free quizzes, print-outs and more. Updated regularly so just help yourself!

  • Private Number Plates

    Everything you'd want to know about private number plates, all in one place.

  • ULEZ, LEZ and CAZ: UK low emission zones explained

    Major cities in the UK are adopting low emission zones, but what are they and how much will they cost to enter? We cover all this and more in our guide

  • A little car for big kids

    We took a major drive down memory lane in this Little Tykes Smart TwoFour replica. What have you found on Auto Trader recently?

  • Best long-distance cars 2020

    The best cars for long-distance journeys, as chosen by our experts.

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  • Best hybrid cars 2020

    Hybrid cars give you the best of both worlds: some zero-emission driving, as well as greater range for longer journeys. Here is our pick of the best hybrid

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  • Best electric cars 2020

    Which electric cars offer the best range, the brightest tech, and the smoothest drive? Wonder no more. Here's some of the best electric cars available

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  • Best 4x4 cars 2020

    Fans of four-wheel drives need look no further. Here's the best 4x4s on the market in 2020, as chosen by our experts.

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  • Best small cars 2020

    Small cars are some of the most popular on offer, and it's easy to see why. Here are the best small cars and superminis as picked by our experts

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  • Best family cars 2020

    The best family cars of 2020, all in one place. Whether you’re in the market for a new family car today, or want to see what’s due for release in 2020

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