Buying and Selling

Buying and Selling

Whether you are looking to purchase or sell a car or a commercial vehicle we are here to guide you every step of the way. Please see our selling a vehicle and buying a vehicle information below for more details.

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Buying a Car

At Letchworth Motor Auctions we have a vast choice of vehicles to choose from and buying from us could not be easier. If you’ve any questions, we have experts who can help with any of your auctioning queries. When buying at auction please remember:

  • When you find a vehicle that interests you, don’t forget it’s first come, first serve in an auction sale.
  • If your bid is successful, simply approach the auctioneer and give your name, address and deposit.
  • You’ll find an information card on the windscreen of every car that’s for sale at the auction. This holds all infomation, from MOT expiry date to a mileage reading.
  • If your bid secures the vehicle of your choice, the balance of the purchase must be settled by no later than the close of business the following day.
  • Once you’ve paid for your vehicle in full, it must be removed from the premises immediately. If left on site after 48 hours of purchase, storage charges will be charged at £10 + VAT per day.

We accept the following payment methods

  • Debit card
  • Credit card
  • Electronic bank transfer

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We do not accept the following payment methods

  • Bank drafts
  • Company cheques
  • Personal cheques
  • Building society cheques

Please note

  • There is a 2% +VAT handling charge for cash payments
  • For buyers and sellers we require proof of ID and proof of address on either sale or purchase (Current Drivers Licence, Passport or Utility Bill)

Selling a Car

At Letchworth Motor Auctions we will give your vehicle the best chance at making its true value. It couldn’t be simpler and we will guide you through the process. Firstly let’s value your vehicle. Visit our “value my vehicle” page to find out how much your vehicle could be worth. Then all you need to do is bring your vehicle along to our premises with all its documentation for an even more accurate valuation.

Documentation required

  • V5 Registration document
  • Valid M.O.T Certificate (if applicable)
  • Service history book
  • Service bills (if available)
  • Vehicle handbooks
  • Spare keys

You can’t beat the many benefits

By Auctioning your vehicle at Letchworth Motor Auctions you’ll find everything is effortless and avoid the hassles you get when selling privately…

  • No advertising costs
  • No haggling
  • No time wasters
  • No people knocking on your door
  • No false promises

Enjoy 100s of potential buyers

At Letchworth Motor Auctions, your Vehicle will be the focus of attention for potentially hundreds of buyers. Whether through our live auction or on our buy now scheme.

We accept the following payment methods

  • Debit card
  • Credit card
  • Electronic bank transfer

payment-cards-2

We do not accept the following payment methods

  • Bank drafts
  • Company cheques
  • Personal cheques
  • Building society cheques

Please note

  • There is a 2% +VAT handling charge for cash payments
  • For buyers and sellers we require proof of ID and proof of address on either sale or purchase (Current Drivers Licence, Passport or Utility Bill)