Money Matters Team

Car Buying Infographic

By Money Matters Team 18/06/2014

Check out the UK car buying trends over the last decade including favourite make, model and colour. We have also compared fuel efficiency and CO2 emissions.

Since the move to twice-yearly plate changes in 1999, only March 2004 has seen more new car registrations than March 2014.

As cars become more fuel efficient and CO2 emissions reduce, the popularity of new cars is increasing. However, used cars still make up the majority of the market for many reasons.

If you’re thinking of buying a car, either new or used, our guide to buying a car offers some important tips.

car buying figures from 2004 to 2014

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