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RAC's three simple steps to car buying confidence

RAC Simple Search

Find the car that's right for you

  • With over 300,000 new & used cars you get great choice with the RAC
  • Only the RAC offer the reassurance of cars from our Approved Dealer network who conduct an 82 point check on every car

RAC Car Finance

Fund the car that's right for you

  • RAC Car Finance could make your dream car a reality
  • Quick online application with an instant decision
  • FREE breakdown kit & FREE car history check with every completed loan*

RAC Comprehensive Checks

Check the car that's right for you

  • For just £14.99 RAC offer the UK's most comprehensive car history check
  • From just £99 one of our experts can come and do a full inspection of the car and a thorough road-test†

Free online valuation

Whether you want to buy, sell or part exchange, get an instant valuation and find out what the car’s really worth

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Want to sell your car privately?

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Other great services from RAC

RAC Car Insurance

Get up to 65% off with 9+ years no claims discount

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RAC Breakdown

Join RAC Breakdown from just £5.50 a month**

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RAC Shop

Kit out your new car - everything you need from car parts to the latest tech

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Discover the used car for you

Finding a used car has never been easier. Whether you're looking for your first vehicle or an affordable little run around, we have the one for you. Simply browse by make or location to drive away in your dream car today. Thanks to our simple search method, you can be confident knowing you'll be able to make a straight forward purchase.

Checks to make before you buy

When it comes to buying a used car, there's a few things you should consider before sealing the deal. Here at RAC Cars, we've outlined what we believe to be the all-important checks that you should complete. From examining the vehicle's exterior to looking under the bonnet, it's essential that you're happy with the car you're buying.

Search RAC approved dealers

Get from A to B in complete safety by buying a used car from an RAC approved dealer. We understand that when it comes to getting your second-hand vehicle, you want nothing but peace of mind with your purchase. All you need to do is enter your postcode into the search field and your local used car dealers, which are RAC approved, will show up.

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