Available Car Supermarket

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Current vacancies at AvailableCar.com

Our always up-to-date list of current AvailableCar vacancies we have at our four showrooms in Castle Donington, Cannock, Sutton in Ashfield and Leeds.

UPDATED: Latest fundraising totals for our chosen charities

Since May 2009, AvailableCar has supported Rainbows Children’s Hospice through our Castle Donington and Sutton in Ashfield stores. Our Cannock store supports Acorns Children’s Hospice since July 2014 and our new Leeds store supports Martin House Children’s Hospice.

Best Christmas Gifts for Car Lovers!

If you’re struggling with Christmas gifts this year for the petrol head in your life, then we have some great ideas to share with you!  With ideas to suit all budgets, we are sure there will be something in our… Continue Reading →

7 reasons to choose a used Ford Fiesta as your next car

So you’re looking for a used supermini? Well, the Ford Fiesta isn’t Britain’s best-selling car for no reason. In fact, there are several GREAT reasons to choose a used Ford Fiesta as your next car.  And here they are: How… Continue Reading →

Best used city cars and all under £6,000 at AvailableCar!

A city car is a perfect choice to provide you with hassle-free transport that is cheap, simple and often quite stylish too! There are huge benefits to choosing a city car.  Most city cars offer some of the best fuel… Continue Reading →

Be prepared for winter with some of the best used SUVs and 4x4s!

Whatever you’re after from your 4×4 or SUV, you’ll find something to meet your needs at AvailableCar. We have over 1,100 SUVs and 4x4s to choose from! As we head into winter, making driving safer and less stressful is key when… Continue Reading →

Our Amazing Customers and Staff at AvailableCar have done it! We have raised £1MILLION for our three chosen Children’s Charities!

About Us At AvailableCar, we are a family-owned business and first opened our doors in the Midlands in 2002. Our aim was simple; to offer our customers a unique car buying experience in a relaxed, friendly environment. Following the success… Continue Reading →

AvailableCar’s Seventh Annual Charity Golf Day raises over £12,000

On Thursday 24th May 2018, we hosted our 7th Annual Charity Golf Day at the Trent Lock Golf Club, Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire, and we are very pleased to say it was another record breaking fundraising effort! With more in attendance… Continue Reading →

FITTED EXTRAS – At AvailableCar, you still get to choose!

At AvailableCar, we always strive to give our customers MORE! Whether it’s delivering a World Class Customer Service, our unique Price Promise, the AvailableCar Provenance on every single car, a GREAT price on their part exchange or simply FITTED EXTRAS… Continue Reading →

How to improve your fuel economy

With the cost of petrol and diesel at a 4 year high, it’s always worth knowing how to improve your fuel economy.  Here we have some tips on how to do just that! Fuel costs are at their highest level… Continue Reading →

October is Tyre Safety Month! How safe are your tyres?

October is TyreSafe’s Tyre Safety Month! The aim of this month-long campaign is to highlight the importance of checking your car tyres in a bid to reduce the number of casualties on the road. You should check your tyres once a… Continue Reading →

Cheapest used cars to insure for young drivers!

If you have just passed your driving test, no doubt you will be super excited to buy your first car, however, for young drivers, particularly those aged between 17-25, insurance can be a big factor in deciding which car to buy!… Continue Reading →

Do you know about the new ‘Super Speed Cameras’?

A new range of ‘Super Speed Camera’s’ have arrived in the UK and will be able to catch motorists for a wide range of offences! These new speed cameras can catch motorists eating, smoking or using their mobile phones behind… Continue Reading →

What if you could guarantee paying THE BEST PRICE possible for your next used car?

At AvailableCar, we know that when buying a used car, getting the best price is a key part of the process for every customer. And our aim is for every customer to drive away in their new car feeling as… Continue Reading →

Why buying a used car, over new, is the smartest choice!

So you have decided it’s time to change your car! Your next decision, do you go for a used car or a new car? Deciding on the best option for you will very much depend on your personal circumstances.  Often… Continue Reading →

Fancy working at AvailableCar? Here are some great reasons to join our team!

Established more than 15 years ago, AvailableCar is a rapidly expanding family business employing over 700 people! We are one of England’s largest and most successful car supermarkets, with stores in Castle Donington, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Cannock and most recently, Leeds, West… Continue Reading →

The Safest Used Cars of 2018!

When looking for a new car, safety should always be at the top of your list, particularly if you have a young family! So we’ve had a look at some of the safest used cars of 2018, to help you… Continue Reading →

Do you know how the hot weather can affect your car?

With temperatures set to soar as high as 34 degrees this week, it’s important to keep yourself as cool and hydrated as possible, but what about your car?  Do you know how the hot weather affects your car and what you… Continue Reading →

10 Great reasons to choose AvailableCar for your next used car!

At AvailableCar, we’re unique!  It’s incredibly important to us that each and every customer has a remarkable experience! So we go out of our way to make that happen!  How? By offering our customers a World Class Customer Service! And… Continue Reading →

Do you check your car before setting off on holiday? Apparently nearly half of us don’t!

According to research, almost half of us don’t check our cars when taking them on holiday. And it looks as though younger motorists and female drivers are much less likely than older, male drivers to check the condition of their… Continue Reading →

What to do if you break down on a Motorway

Breaking down on a motorway can be a very frightening experience for many, even for those who are experienced driving on motorways. There are many different reasons you could break down on a motorway but the most important thing is… Continue Reading →

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Find and contact our 4 stores...

AvailableCar

Cannock
0800 804 6568

A5 Watling Street
Cannock
Staffordshire
WS11 1SL

2 miles from Jct 11 & 12 M6
onto A5 Watling St
between A4601 and A34

Get directions
to our Cannock Store
on Google Maps

AvailableCar

Castle Donington
0800 996 1052

Station Road
Castle
Donington
DE74 2NL

1 mile from Jct 24/24a M1
exit Jct 1 follow
brown signs for Donington Park

Get directions
to our Castle Donington Store
on Google Maps

AvailableCar

Leeds
0800 804 6484

Capitol Boulevard
Morley
Leeds
LS27 0TS

From Jct 28 M62 take A650
towards Bradford, turn right at
1st set of lights (2 miles from M1)

Get directions
to our Leeds Store
on Google Maps

AvailableCar

Sutton in Ashfield
0800 996 1279

Calladine Business Park
Orchard Way
Sutton in Ashfield
NG17 1JU

2 miles from Jct 28 M1
onto A38 towards Mansfield
turn left at 4th set of lights

Get directions
to our Sutton in Ashfield Store
on Google Maps