Regardless of where you live in the UK, it’s likely that you’ll have noticed costs rising. Whether it’s food, fuel or heating – and everything in between – inflationary rises have caused most ‘normal’ costs to soar, making everyday life more expensive.
The same goes for the world of cars, with a short supply of new cars post-covid sending used vehicle prices into overdrive.
However, if you’re looking to get on the road without breaking the budget, there are still some excellent options currently available.
The best used cars for under £3,000
Finding a second-hand car for under £3,000 doesn’t need to be tricky. In fact, there’s a lot of variety out there with cars that fit into all different types of roles.
However, it’s worth thinking about the type of car you’re looking at and the associated costs which could drive up how much you’re paying each month. For instance, you might be able to find a ‘premium’ car for a cheap price, but it could still cost a lot when it comes to servicing, insurance and tax.
Here’s our expert pick of the best used cars for under £3,000: