Your first car may have been a bit rough around the edges and maybe it didn’t like to start on cold mornings, but it will probably always have a special place in your heart.
In spite of its quirks (and the sometimes surprising car insurance costs), you had fun, experienced new things and built treasured memories together.
We wondered how many of you would love to get your first car back. So we gave you the chance to do just that, with First car, first love – a competition to give someone back their first ever car.
Touching stories and memorable photos of your first cars flooded in. You can see some of the best in our gallery below.