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How to pick the perfect first car for your 17-year-old

Kia Picanto

If your teenager is about to start learning to drive, chances are you’ll have to foot the bill for a first car. Tim Barnes-Clay looks at the best options.

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Car review: Lexus NX300h

Lexus NX300h

The latest Lexus puts the ‘sport’ in ‘sport utility vehicle’. Motoring journalist Tim Barnes-Clays heralds the brand’s new direction as a success.

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12 childhood toys worth a fortune today

My Little Pony toy

From vintage Care Bears dolls to classic Ghostbusters action figures, here are the childhood toys that could net you a pretty penny today.

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13 signs that healthy living is not for you

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Eating well, exercising and enjoying the great outdoors - it's not for everyone. Here are 13 signs that healthy living isn't your forte.

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Drivers face new crackdown on motorway speeding

Motorway traffic management

Motorway users around the country may no longer be cut any slack when it comes to the 70mph limit thanks to the roll-out of a new wave of speed cameras.

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Our guide to the safest cars on the market

Mother worried about her child's safety in car

Today’s cars are safer than ever, but there are still differences in the amount of protection on offer. Tim Barnes-Clay highlights four leading models.

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Top 10 cars to look out for in 2015

Ford Mustang

A multitude of new motors will start to steer on to our streets soon, so we’ve selected 10 of the most significant cars coming to market in 2015.

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Money-saving mythbusters

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We bust some common urban myths and misconceptions when it comes to putting more pounds in your pocket.

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When is the best time to buy...?

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Your quick reference guide of the best times to buy certain things and get the best prices.

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17 everyday ways to save yourself money

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If you want to save money, then these top tips will help you cut your spending on everything from energy bills to holidays.

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Carless cities: Could our cities adapt to become carless in the next 20 years? Read our report

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