Is there a free car check?

You can check the data held by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) 

How much is a HPI car check?

The most basic Hpi Check starts from £1.99 and depends on which company you buy it from, there are mainly different options each package contains different data 

What is a vehicle written off?

A car is generally classed as a statutory write-off because it would be unsafe to repair it. The Insurer will asses it and declare what category it is.