Best used executive cars 2017 (and the ones to avoid)

What's the best used executive car for you? Our handy guide to the 10 best on the UK market will help you decide

Words ByAlex Robbins

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1. BMW 3 Series

It’ll come as no surprise to some to hear that our favourite used executive car is currently the BMW 3 Series. It’s great to drive, available with a wide selection of superb engines and it’s extremely efficient. What’s more, it’s spacious enough for the average family, it's sharp-looking and most versions are very comfortable. It’s even priced pretty reasonably. Just watch out for a couple of reliability faults that, while they don’t affect every car, can be very expensive to fix if you’re unlucky.

We found: 2013 318d SE, 24,000 miles, Β£12,581

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And the executive cars to avoid…

Suzuki Kizashi

Anonymous to drive and only available with a thirsty petrol engine, the Suzuki Kizashi is an oddity best left well alone.

Infiniti Q50

Its handsome looks might tempt you, but the Infiniti Q50 is thirsty, noisy and odd to drive thanks to its vague steering. And despite all of that, it doesn’t come cheap.

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