Buying a Car

We're here to help you through every step of your car buying journey.

For additional peace of mind, why not also review our car breakdown cover options here.

If you need short term car insurance for a test drive or to drive a new car home, RAC Temporary Car Insurance could be an option for you.

RAC Car Loans

Borrow from £1,000 to £35,000 from a brand you trust and get approved funds within 3 days

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RAC Cars

With over 300,000 new & used cars for sale, you get great choice with the RAC

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Vehicle Inspections

Check that your chosen car is safe and roadworthy. Get a full 218 point check and road-test from just £99*

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Vehicle History Check

Get instant peace of mind with the UK's most comprehensive vehicle history check for just £14.99

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Temporary Car Insurance

Get short term cover from 1 hour to 30 days with the RAC. Buy online 24/7, and you’ll be covered in 15 minutes.

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Get the confidence and reassurance you need when buying a car with our Approved Dealerships


Before buying a new or used vehicle, its important to consider all the possibilities and alternatives


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An RAC Warranty protects all makes and models of vehicle and can give you the reassurance that you're covered, in the event of something happening to your vehicle.


* The following vehicles are exempt: imports, 4x4’s, convertibles, write-offs, hybrids, vans, vehicles over 10 years old, vehicles with more than 5 seats, prestige vehicles, 4-wheel drives, LPGs, motorhomes and vehicles with more than 120,000 miles on the clock.

RAC Loans is a trading name of RAC Financial Services Limited who are acting as a credit broker. Registered in England and Wales no. 5171817. Registered office: RAC House, Brockhurst Crescent, Walsall, WS5 4AW. RAC Financial Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. RAC Loans are provided by Shawbrook Bank Limited, Registered Office: Lutea House, Warley Hill Business Park, The Drive, Great Warley, Brentwood, Essex CM13 3BE. Registered in England, Company Number 388466. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.

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