24 Nov '11, 3pm

Cost of owning a car soars 14 per cent in one year: The cost of owning and running a car is now over £6,600 a ye...

The cost of owning and running a car is now over £6,600 a year for the average Brit-a rise of 14 per cent over the last year, the latest figures from the RAC suggest. That’s a rise almost three times the current inflation rate, and shows how motoring is increasingly becoming a cost too much for many. According to RAC ’s annual Cost of Motoring Index, drivers are now paying on average £128.64 per week, or 55.74 pence per mile to own and run their vehicles. What’s more, it now costs an average of £1,556 per year more to own and run a car than it did in 2007, before the financial crisis and subsequent recession. The Cost of Motoring Index, which is based on a pool of 17 new cars weighted by their ownership, is calculated by taking into consideration all the various financial outgoings associated with owning a new car. These include: depreciation, finance, service, maintenance...

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