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New cars: The array of finance options explained

18 October 2013 Last updated at 10:18 BST

Sales of new cars reached a five year high last month with more than 400,000 being registered in the UK.

Three-quarters of those vehicles were bought with finance - with a choice of options that can be baffling.

BBC business reporter Dominic Laurie breaks down the options - and hears that in some cases credit could actually work out cheaper.