Four amazing used cars for under £2,000

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You could nab yourself a bargain for under £2k!
"Just remember that you're not actually an 80s copper, okay?"
  • | by Chris Pollitt

Utter the words “budget motoring” and it sends a shiver down most people’s spines. Thoughts shift towards rust, tape decks and long uncomfortable silences shared with recovery truck drivers after you've been rescued from the A38 thanks to your engine falling out.

Not fun. This needn't be the case though - with a market filled with used cars of all shapes and sizes, the budget motorist can roll around in style for no more than £2,000. Here we’ve listed four top cheap cars, and there’s something for everyone. Unless you want a Ferrari, in which case sorry, nothing for you here. Moving on…