Money Matters Team

Car buying index

By Money Matters Team 03/10/2014

A look at the UK's car buying intentions over the next six months

The latest figures from the Sainsbury’s Bank car buying index, which tracks consumers’ car purchase intentions, suggest that 23% of adults in Britain are currently thinking about buying a car over the next six months. This is the same percentage as six months ago and includes 13% who intend to buy a new car and 11% who intend to buy a second hand one. Have a look at our infographic below for a full run down of the factd and figures.

Are you one of the 23% of people looking to buy a car in the next six months? If so, you might find our guide to buying a car useful, while our car haggling tips could help you get the best deal on your new vehicle.

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