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The most popular used cars of 2017!

At AvailableCar, we have sold a huge amount of used cars so far in 2017, so we decided to take a look at the top ten most popular cars so far of 2017! In at number 10… The most popular… Continue Reading →

Did you know that wearing heels or flip flops could mean your car insurance claim being rejected?

According to new research by Uswitch, two-thirds of drivers are putting their future car insurance payouts at risk by making simple and frivolous mistakes that could void their policy out entirely such as wearing heels or flip flops whilst driving! It… Continue Reading →

Summer Car Maintenance Checklist

At AvailableCar, we want to help to give you the best start to your Summer Holiday with a handy checklist to keep you moving!  By working your way through our Summer Car Maintenance Checklist, you can be as prepared as… Continue Reading →

Part Exchanging your car with us couldn’t be easier!

At AvailableCar, you can do it all under one roof!  We will take your part exchange, at a fair price, and then leave you to browse all our cars, at your leisure, in a comfortable, non-pushy environment.  We have an… Continue Reading →

Car insurance has risen by more than 15 percent! We tell you ways to keep the cost down…

In the last 12 months, car insurance costs have risen by more than 15 percent and it looks like it’s only going to get worse! However, there are ways that you can try to keep the cost down… From April this year,… Continue Reading →

Drive down the cost of your fuel with our helpful tips!

We all know that fuel is costly but there are several things that you can do to try and cut your fuel bills.  Improving fuel efficiency is key and by taking note of a few of our fuel saving tips,… Continue Reading →

Watch out! New speeding fines could see your car insurance premiums rise by more than £300, even at 31mph!

We recently wrote a blog in relation to how the new speeding rules, which came into force on 24th April, could affect you. We now know that following the strict new rules, you can expect to see a huge rise… Continue Reading →

The Ford Fiesta! Britains much loved car over 40 years!

Over four decades ago, the Ford Fiesta first rolled off the production line in Spain. It has never been far from the top of the bestsellers’ list and still remains one of the world’s most-loved cars. Since the Ford Fiesta launched… Continue Reading →

A used car, just like new – That’s the AvailableCar Way

At AvailableCar, we pride ourselves on giving our customers a remarkable used car shopping experience! We don’t sell cars, we help our customers to buy and we firmly believe in offering an easy, no pressure, and hassle-free experience to all… Continue Reading →

Fantasy Car of the Week (ok, occasional post about a dream car)

Behold!… the Fittipaldi EF7 Vision Gran Turismo by Pininfarina.   “This is the happiest day of my life” (?) said Brazillian Formula 1 World Champion legend at the unveiling of this supercar at the Geneva Motor Show, “Growing up in… Continue Reading →

The Spring Budget 2017 – What does it mean for motorists?

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, delivered his first Budget statement on Wednesday 8th March with the usual increases and cuts, promises and vagaries we have come to expect from all such speeches over the years.   But what can we expect… Continue Reading →

From today, fines and penalties for using a mobile whilst driving have increased – and you could lose your licence.

  So what can and what can’t you do with your mobile?… You CANNOT check social media or texts even if you’re queuing in traffic or stopped at traffic lights. A hand held phone must not be used at all,… Continue Reading →

Insurance Premiums in the news AGAIN as premiums set to rise – AGAIN!

We reported earlier this month that Insurance Premiums hit an all-time high last year. Well guess what, they’re going to get even higher very shortly. The government’s review of accident compensation has concluded that the sums paid out to claimants… Continue Reading →

At AvailableCar, you can test drive ANY car at ANY store.

If you see a car you fancy but it’s not at your nearest AvailableCar Store, that’s no problem, just get in touch and we’ll bring it closer. With over 1000 cars at each of our 4 Car Supermarkets we’re pretty… Continue Reading →

Men get a better deal at AvailableCar (and women do too)

In fact everyone gets exactly the same great deal. It makes no difference whether you’re a man or a woman, a hard-nosed negotiator or a gentle soul – at AvailableCar, the price you see is the price you pay. From… Continue Reading →

Fitted Equipment and Fitted Extras – you still get to choose at AvailableCar.

Choosing the right new car can be bewildering – considering the practicalities of size and economy, as well as style and brand are daunting enough, but then you need to think about the myriad of options which are available to… Continue Reading →

Winner of ‘Win a Car With AvailableCar Competition’ Announced!

As Yorkshire’s biggest used car retailer, it made perfect sense for AvailableCar to team-up with Yorkshires biggest Radio Station ‘Heart FM’ to give away a fabulous family hatchback car worth £10,000 just in-time for Christmas! Thousands of people listened-in to… Continue Reading →

Two of the fastest selling used cars right now…

What’s hot right now?… well they’re not Fords or Vauxhalls as you might expect (although those perennial favourites are still very popular), no, you may be surprised to learn that they’re both SUV’s and they’re both from the Far East…. Continue Reading →

And the most popular UK car colour is….

DVLA data has revealed the UK’s most popular colour choices for new cars, with some surprise colours in the Top 10. 10. Brown - As unlikely as it might seem, brown has made it back into the top 10 for the… Continue Reading →

Are your tyres legal? – ours are!

A recent survey by Kwik-Fit has revealed that defective tyres are the reason people are being given penalty points in a staggering 50% of defective vehicle offences. The majority of these were due to insufficient tyre tread depth, with 65%… Continue Reading →

Land speed record-holding 1952 Buick for sale

This modified 1975 Buick Super Riviera – known as Bombshell Betty – is a land speed world record holder and can be yours for a snip at just $195,000.

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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

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to our Cannock Store
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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

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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)

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to our Leeds Store
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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

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