Van Buyers Glossary De-mystifying the Jargon of the Van Buying Process

There are many difficult terms in motoring, and particularly in the van buying process. Dealers may look to capitalise on confusion so it is important to familiarise yourself with the jargon before you buy.

What is Simulcast bidding for the Motor Trade

Exclusive to Motor Trade customers only, Simulcast is an internet–based service that allows a buyer to “attend” a physical auction from the comfort of their own office.

Check V5C Registration Certificate when Buying a Used Vehicle

DVLA is warning motorists to check the V5C registration certificate when buying a used vehicle.

DVLA Tips on Buying a Used Vehicle

There are many stolen vehicles that are ‘disguised’ to make you believe you are buying the correct make and model.

Car Cloning - How to Avoid Buying a Stolen Car

The head of the police’s vehicle crime unit says there needs to be a shake-up of the way second hand cars are bought.

6 top Tips to selling your car on eBay motors

There is an increasing trend for people to sell their car on eBay motors, rather than going the traditional route of putting an ad in a trade magazine.

Car Crime Prevention Police Update on Buying a Used Car

If you are about to buy, or are thinking of buying a new car, there are some practical things that you need to look out for. Be careful if you are buying a second-hand car. Do not buy one that could be stolen or be a likely target for thieves.

Credit agreements and warranties on cars

Information on manufacturer’s warranties and cars bought on credit.

Buying a Car at Auction: Sold as Seen

You don't have the same protection when buying a car at auction as you do when buying goods from a trader.

What can I do to get my newly purchased car repaired? Your Rights

What steps you can take if your car dealer has offered to repair your car, has already attempted to fix it or is refusing to repair your vehicle.