Car buyers are planning to spend less on second-hand cars over the six months to August 2009, new figures have indicated.
Motor insurance customers are advised to shop around carefully for competitive
Figures from the company suggest that around ten per cent of UK adults plan to buy a used car during the period in question, with purchasers intending to spend an average of £4,487 each, less than the estimated amount for the six months between September 2008 and February 2009.
Steven Baillie, head of Sainsbury’s
A recent government scheme to provide car and van customers with up to £2,000 in subsidies when they trade in a vehicle that is ten years old or more has proved popular with buyers and 35,000 orders have been placed since it was announced.