The latest car guides from our team

White Mercedes C Class estate parked in a modern building Guide 3 months ago

Returning a lease car

Complete guide to returning your lease car. Find out how to check for damage, what repairs you’re liable for, what paperwork you’ll need and where to find your next lease car.
Silver Range Rover Evoque SUV drives through muddy tunnel Guide 3 months ago

Applying for a car lease

Thinking of leasing a new car? Find out what paperwork you'll need, how to fill in a finance form, how to arrange delivery and more.
Guide 5 months ago

Complete guide to winter driving

Winter driving doesn’t need to be a nerve-wracking experience. Read on for advice on everything from preparing your car to driving in heavy snow and icy conditions.
Guide 6 months ago

Car leasing with insurance

Car leases need to be covered by car insurance. Find the level of cover you need and compare car lease insurance quotes.
Guide 6 months ago

Driving in rain and floods

Worried about driving in Storm Dennis? Here's how to protect yourself and your car when driving in heavy rain and flooding.
Audi e tron Guide 7 months ago

Leasing an electric car

Wondering if electric or hybrids cars are right for you? Why not lease an electric car and get to know the technology first? Here’s your starter guide to leasing electric cars.
Guide 7 months ago

Car Leasing Jargon Buster

Need to improve your understanding of car leasing and make sure you're getting the right car leasing deal for you? Here's car leasing jargon explained.
Guide 9 months ago

Starter's guide to car leasing with PCH

Is PCH (Personal Contract Hire) right for you? In this blog, Auto Trader explore how PCH works, what you’ll pay and how, how PCH and PCP compare, and answer your FAQs.
Guide 9 months ago

Business car leasing

Whether it's a runaround for a sole trader or a while fleet of company cars your after, business car leasing could be the perfect solution. Find out why.
Hyundai i10 Guide 1 year ago

Cars with cheap insurance

Cars with cheap insurance are available if you know where to look. Our guide includes the cheapest cars to insure in 2019, cheapest car insurance groups and more.
What is car wrapping? Guide 1 year ago

What is car wrapping?

Fancy changing the look of your car, but don’t want a full paint respray? Car wrapping is a great way to refresh your car’s appearance.
Guide 1 year ago

Great cars on PCP deals

The PCP – or Personal Contract Purchase – is a very popular way of buying a new car. Here are some of the best cars you can buy on a PCP deal.
Guide 1 year ago

Bad credit car finance

If you’re looking to buy a new car, but your credit score isn’t very good, there are still potential options out there for you.
Classic muscle cars include Ford Mustangs (pictured) Guide 1 year ago

Muscle cars

Muscle cars are brash, noisy and wildly popular in the US. Meet the most powerful muscle cars, classics from the muscle car era and more.
Guide 1 year ago

What is tyre speed rating?

A tyre speed rating shows the maximum speed a tyre is legally approved for. Learn where to find it, how to test it and more in Auto Trader’s comprehensive guide.
Guide 1 year ago

Buying a car using a Personal Contract Purchase (PCP)

PCP is a type of car finance. You pay an initial deposit, followed by lower monthly instalments for the remainder of the term, to pay off a proportion of the loan amount. At the end, you have the option to pay a large final payment to clear the remaining balance and own the car outright, or hand it back, or exchange it for another car.