Used Car Expert (UsedCarExpert.co.uk) is published by SDO Media Ltd, which publishes other car and automotive financial advice sites.

Background

Founded in 2005, UsedCarExpert.co.uk (or .com/.net) is a used car buying advice site for UK motorists, visited and read by around 4m car buyers per annum.

Car Buying Advice

They have a dedicated research program that uncovers the common car faults on used cars and publishes ways for the layman to spot and avoid these faults when buying a used car.

Their used car price guide is the first consumer price guide to show real average mileages and regional price adjustment.

They also have a significant used car review section, used car facts and figures resource and used cars for sale, both of which are regularly cited in the media.

Between 2008 and 2010 Used Car Expert published a magazine version of their website price guide and car reviews which sold in WH Smith and other newsagents around the UK, competing against What Car? and Parkers price guides. The magazine was endorsed by TV used car guru Mike Brewer.

Media Credits

  • Used Car Expert was cited as consumer champion on BBC TV Show "Rip-Off Briatin"
  • A Used Car Expert employee answered used car buyers questions throughout 2007 and 2008 on Sunday Times Website, Times Online
  • He was also quoted on BBC online in relation to the British Motor Show and interviewed on BBC TV and online in relation to car insurance valuations
  • Used Car Expert was Radio 2's website of the day
  • Used Car Expert is regularly quoted in the regional press, such as the Liverpool Echo, Daily Record, The Eastern Daily Press and many others.
  • Used Car Expert advice was quoted in Shortlist magazine about future classic cars
  • Used Car Expert price and depreciation analysis used in the Telegraph
  • Used Car Expert advice cited in Confused.com used car review
  • Used Car Expert advice cited Daily Post North Wales used car review
  • Used Car Expert cam belt advice cited Cambridge news
  • Used Car Expert used car regional market price report featured in a 'This Is Hull' news story
  • Used Car Expert used car regional market price report featured in an Exchange & Mart news story [20]
  • Used Car Expert used car regional market price report featured in a RAC news story
  • Used Car Expert used car regional market price report featured in a Yahoo / Press Association news story