• Published: 18 December 2019

Convincing people to want a luxury car is never a problem – everyone already does. But often you’ll find that concerns about whether the higher price tag is worth the money start to creep in after a while.

It’s important to be financially prudent, yet that doesn’t mean you can’t spend big when it’s worth it – here’s a few reasons luxury cars can be just that.

The first thing that runs through most people’s minds when they imagine a luxury car is a picture of them speeding off into the distance, leaving a trail of slower vehicles in their wake. It may not be the most exciting feature, but in order to live up to such grandiose performances – and to justify the price – such models are often fitted with the most up-to-date safety gear in order to minimise danger as far as possible.

Also, if the upfront cost is a concern, it’s worth bearing in mind that this purchase can be a sound investment in the long run. Not only do such cars remain popular for years afterwards, but after a number of decades they can take on a vintage quality which only increases their value. Providing you keep it in good condition, you could end up getting a good return on the initial cost – which would go a long way to making it worth paying in the first place.

But of course, the main reason everyone wants a luxury car is the prestige. There’s a great feeling of satisfaction from having the one motor your family and friends have always wanted. Heads turn when a classic Aston Martin or the latest model Bentley rolls by on the street. It will draw in neighbours in the street and make you feel like holding your head high whenever you pull up at a social event. That’s a confidence boost you can’t put a price on.

Transport For London

Cars need to meet minimum emission standards when travelling in the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) or the daily charge must be paid.

Minimum emission standards

Petrol: Euro 4
Diesel: Euro 6

The ULEZ will be enforced based on the declared emissions of the vehicle rather than the age. However:

Information from Transport For London

Check this car on the TFL website before purchasing: https://tfl.gov.uk/modes/driving/ultra-low-emission-zone/vrm-checker-ulez

Spencers Car Sales

At Spencers Car Sales we charge an admin fee of £50 when you purchase a used vehicle from us. The admin fee pays towards the preparation of your new car, to make sure it’s safe and immaculate when you drive it away.

Admin fee is charged as listed below:

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