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Why You Should Buy a Used Car

The purchase of a vehicle is perhaps one of the most important decisions one ever takes. However, considering the myriad of options and conveniences on offer, it is easy to feel confused. So we set out to help you make a more informed choice, starting with why you should buy a used car. 1. Better Price: This one is the ... Read More »

Can personal loan be a viable alternative to used car loan?

There are two main reasons why people buy used cars — either they are on a tight budget or they want to hone their driving skills in a used car before graduating to a new car. In the former case, a used-car buyer is also most likely to get his car financed by a loan. However, unlike new car loans, ... Read More »

Now, get info on used cars, drivers through SMS

NEW DELHI: While buying a used car or any other vehicle, you can now check its genuineness simply by sending an SMS to 7738299899 from your mobile phone. Similarly, the enforcement authorities can also verify the holders of driving licences, considered as proof of address in many cases, by sending the number to 8790499899. The road transport ministry has also ... Read More »

Court hears how London taxi driver “used car as weapon” against cyclist

A jury at the Old Bailey have heard how a black cab driver in London deliberately drove at a cyclist, using his taxi as a weapon to ram the rider. Daniel Wentworth, 52, is accused of knocking down James Williams near Southwark Bridge, but denies dangerous driving and assault occasioning actual bodily harm,according to the Evening Standard. Mr Williams is ... Read More »

Used-car dealership J.D. Byrider comes to Queen City

MANCHESTER — J.D. Byrider, a nationwide used-car company, opens this week at 782 Gold St. The new location is the first J.D. Byrider dealership in New Hampshire, and it is the first dealership for franchisee Rich Domaleski. “J.D. Byrider has built a reputation on providing quality cars for those who have less-than-perfect credit,” Domaleski said in a news release. “My ... Read More »

Used-car market appealing

The rate of car repossessions has also returned to normal, which shows that the hire purchase industry will start growing again in 2016 after witnessing a downturn when the first-car scheme ended. Anuwat Luengtawekul, chief financial officer of Thanachart Bank, said the non-performing loans (NPL) of auto loans at TBank is stable, while the number of car repossessions have dropped ... Read More »

Used car market is key growth opportunity for 2016

The used market represents a key growth opportunity for franchised dealers in the year ahead. As the economy improves, a wider demographic of consumers is returning to the used market. Their natural leaning towards a used purchase is being facilitated by the availability of PCP finance on cars up to five years old at the outset of an agreement. The ... Read More »

MIT researchers have figured out how to make solar cells with old car batteries

Here’s a clever technological breakthrough that could help the environment in two ways. MIT announced this week that some of its researchers have figured out a way to make solar cells using parts from discarded car batteries that would otherwise have simply gone to waste. Essentially, the researchers have figured out how to extract lead from old car batteries and ... Read More »

Best and worst used vehicles from the past year

“If you can count your money, you don’t have a billion dollars.” Jean Paul Getty was named the world’s richest person in 1966, back when $1.2 billion could buy a lot of top hats and monocles. While we can’t all be oil tycoons, this notorious miser could teach us something about hanging on to our money. Buying a used car ... Read More »

8 things you need to check off before buying a used car

This story is sponsored by KSL Cars. Your next car is waiting. Search Utah’s largest selection of new and used cars. Buying a used car can be an appealing alternative to buying new. You can save on some depreciation, potentially find better deals, and, if not buying from a dealership, you’ll save on some dealer fees. However, these benefits of ... Read More »