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In pictures - The 10 cheapest cars to insure

The sometimes surprising list of the UK’s most wallet-friendly models

As lockdown restrictions around the UK ease, motor industry observers are predicting a spike in the number of people buying and using cars as alternatives to public transport. At the same time, there are warnings of an economic downturn, leaving motorists worried about the running costs of their vehicle. One of the biggest of these is insurance, so provider Admiral has come up with a handy list of the cheapest models to insure based on its records. Admiral’s head of motor product, Clare Egan, comments: “It can be expensive to get on the road. From the price of fuel, to car insurance and making sure your vehicle is serviced and has valid road tax – it all adds up. So, to help people who may be looking at buying a new car to get around, we’ve calculated the ten cars which are, on average, the cheapest to insure. The good news is they vary in styles and size.”

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