The Human Touch When Buying Used Cars & Vans
Buying your next car or van could well be about more than make, model and engine size. For many drivers, the best car for them just 'feels' right. That personal factor can be based on many things, including being easy to manoeuvre, comfortable to travel in or having a great field of vision. There are even people who choose their new car based on the colour or in-car features such as a sound system.
What is certain, is there are benefits of seeing a car or van in person, before you sign on the dotted line. Better still, it's wise to test a second-hand vehicle, to see whether the driving experience matches the appearance. These are all the reasons why our 'come in-store' invitation is so important to countless happy customers, who make Carbase a highly recommended used car sales company.
Options for buying cars confidently
You can use our services to buy your next vehicle with confidence in two ways.
Genuine in-person help
Visiting our Bristol, Weston-super-Mare, and Lympsham used car forecourts provides you with help from our knowledgeable customer service team. We don't believe in pushy salespeople. We do believe in authentic advice and being friendly and versatile, and sharing our advanced insights into all aspects of modern cars.
You can chat about your options, and find the perfect used car to meet your budget, daily needs and lifestyle, or your ideal commercial vehicle.
Select a car online, and reserve it
Alternatively, Carbase offers the option of finding cars online from our comprehensive list of pre-owned vehicles for sale.
When you find your ideal vehicle, you can reserve it for a fully refundable ï¿½99 fee, then visit the forecourt where it's being stored to see it up close and personal.
Testing driving used cars 'near me'
Whether you're looking at a pre-selected used car or asking our knowledgeable team for help, there are various advantages to arranging a test drive.
As we are a RAC Approved Dealer , all our vehicles have been rigorously checked to RAC Approved Preparation Standards by expert technicians, and prepared thoroughly for new owners. You certainly don't need to test our vehicles to see if they live up to expectations.
However, as mentioned in the introduction, everyone has their own idea of what a great driving experience feels like. By coming in-store to test drive a used car, you can check it's THE one for you.
Steering you in the right direction
Our invitation to come in person to buy your next vehicle enables you to benefit from our warm, competent customer service, and we get to know you, and what you want.
It's this level of engagement and genuine help that led to three consecutive years of being Highly Rated on Auto Trader.
What is the trade-in value of my car?
If you have a vehicle to sell when buying a used car, our team would be delighted to discuss a vehicle trade-in value, depending on the type and age of your car or van. You can also just simply decide to sell your car or van, We'll buy any car or van! Get a quick guide price with our online tool, Value your car >
Can you change your mind with Reserve & Collect?
If you come to one of our sites to see, test drive or collect a vehicle for sale online, you can still look at alternatives. If you find one you prefer, your reservation fee is returned to you.