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Top 25: Used buys for £10,000

After a used car but need some inspiration? Well we've picked out 25 used cars for less than £10,000 to show you what you can get for your money.

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BMW 3 Series Convertible

When new, the 2007 to 2012 3 Series Convertible cost more than £35,000 in most trim levels, with plenty of variants priced at more than £40,000 before any options. So for £10,000 with low miles and good history they look like excellent value.

This generation came with a folding metal top, which can sometimes get stuck with an expensive repair bill. Fortunately, £10,000 is enough for a looked-after example – and there’s plenty of choice when it comes to engines at that price, too. We’ll have a 335i please…

Read our review of the BMW 3 Series


johantrott    on 16 November 2016

I really wish this top 25 list was presented as a simple list with links for fast access. Scrolling through 25 pictures, without any clue as to what is in the list is incredibly slow and tedious!

PetrolHead18381    on 23 May 2017

Question: Did this list go in a reverse order?

Answer: Yes, Probably

Des Ingham    on 9 August 2017

Very interesting article John, like your BMW as first choice. I don`t think you can go far wrong with a Honda Civic which I see you have in second place, I would have said the same about the Honda Accord. Thanks for the information. Des.

Edited by HJ Editor on 10/08/2017 at 16:10

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