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Used cars have surged in popularity during the pandemic. Image: REUTERS/Nick Carey

Victoria Masterson

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Reluctance to use public transport is at its highest level in almost two decades. Image: RAC
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COVID-19 is helping to drive sales of used cars in India. Image: Cars24
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57% of UK drivers surveyed said they value having a car during the pandemic. Image: RAC (2020 Report on Motoring)
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