As the issue of car finance mis-selling bounced back into the media this week, latest car finance results show that buyers are taking on increasing debt.
Fiat's finance arm has begun offering personal contract hire (PCH) packages on selected Fiat, Alfa Romeo and Jeep models from its dealerships.
The safest used first cars have been announced this morning, as part of a targeted campaign that aims to reduce the accident rate for new drivers.
There are various tricks employed by dodgy traders to try and get around the laws that apply when selling cars, using phrases like "spares or repair only".
If you are buying a second-hand car, there can be considerable confusion as to what to expect in terms of a used car warranty and what your rights are when something goes wrong.
Pre-registered cars are on the increase again. The salesman says it's a great deal on what is basically a 'brand new car', but what's the real story?