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Christmas bargains for clever car buyers

As another year winds down, many car dealers are getting nervous. if you're in the market to buy, you could get a great new car deal this Christmas.

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Mazda 2

The Mazda 2 has received generally positive media reviews, although it's no longer considered to rank among the best in its class.

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Regulator confims new coronavirus car finance measures

The Financial Conduct Authority has set out new car finance measures to help borrowers affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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Audi A5 Sportback test drive

The 2020 updates to the Audi A5 Sportback have further increased its appeal, making it a very good offering in the executive saloon segment.

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Our unique Expert Ratings index compiles and aggregates new car reviews from 21 of the top UK motoring websites to bring you a definitive rating of every new car.

Mazda 2

The Mazda 2 has received generally positive media reviews, although it's no longer considered to rank among the best in its class.

Volvo S60

The Volvo S60 has received widespread praise for its design and outstanding safety. However, it doesn't drive as nicely as a BMW 3 Series.

Fiat 500L

The Fiat 500L has had mixed reviews. It lacks the cuteness of the smaller 500, although it trades that for interior space and practicality.

BMW Z4

The BMW Z4 has received generally positive media reviews, although it hasn't scored as highly as the mechanically-identical Toyota Supra.

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New car launches and updates, as well as the latest news from across the automotive industry

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Audi A5 Sportback test drive

The 2020 updates to the Audi A5 Sportback have further increased its appeal, making it a very good offering in the executive saloon segment.

Kia Sorento test drive

The new Kia Sorento continues the brand's drive upmarket. It’s big and practical, and feels like it’s made of top quality stuff.

Porsche Cayenne Coupé E-Hybrid test drive

The Porsche Cayenne Coupé E-Hybrid is a mixed bag. The extra weight numbs the driving experience, and the engine is thirsty on its own accord.

BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé test drive

The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe might be another exercise in niche-filling, but you can’t say that it hasn’t been a well-executed one.

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