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Car sizes, and safety: New vs used

I mentioned last year I was thinking about upgrading my car, which is frequently unused during the week, but still needed on occasions. Car share hasn't reached our area yet. Buying cars is not something I do lightly. In 18 years of driving, I've only owned two vehicles: a 1993 Magna (owned 2000-2008), and a 2000 Astra (owned 2008-). Like any shopping, for something big or small, I agonise o