Ex Motability

Why Buy Ex-Motability?

We are able to source all ex-motability vehicles including all makes and models. All vehicles are no more than 3 years old, low mileage with one owner and full main dealer service history. For more information, please don't hesitate to contact us.

  • Fully dealer serviced
  • Over 2000 vehicles available on demand
  • Only 3 years old / low mileage
  • Fully valeted and inspected
  • Competitive prices
  • One owner cars
  • Manual / automatics / diesels / petrol available
  • Parts & labour warranted
  • MOT'd
  • Choice of colours      


Who are Motability?

Motability is a UK national charity founded in 1977 by Lord Sterling of Plaistow and the UK Government to assist individuals and families with their mobility needs.

Since 1978 over 2 million cars have been provided through the Motability scheme. Today the scheme purchases over 6% of all new cars sold in the UK via a national network of over 4,500 new car dealers.

HM The Queen has been the chief patron of Motability since its foundation


What is an ex Motability Direct Car?

Ex Motability Direct cars are Motability’s best end of contract cars. These are cars that have been well cared for, have well kept interiors free from pet and smoke odours. When a Motability car is returned it is inspected to see how the customer has looked after it. Well cared for cars are offered to us via the Motability Direct scheme. These well cared for cars are known as Direct Cars. We only supply Direct Cars. Cars that are below standard are sent to auction which we DO NOT buy from.


Where do you source your cars?How many cars are there available?

We have direct access to the Motability scheme where we can view the cars offered to us. Typically Motability have over 2,000 cars for sale. All one owner. All Main Dealer serviced. All with low mileage.


 Have the cars been adapted for disabled use?

The cars we supply have not been adapted or ever had any adaption’s to them


Can anyone buy an Ex Motability Direct car?

Yes. Our cars are available to everyone


Do Ex Motability Direct cars come with service history?

Yes, all cars are main dealer serviced at the recommended intervals. Each car has a service printout listing previous servicing and any additional works carried out, they also come with a main dealer service booklet. Any car that requires a service upon purchase will also be serviced to the manufacturer’s specification by us


How long is the MOT?

Typically 10-11 months


Are all the cars one owner?

Yes all the cars we supply are one private owner


Are all the cars three year old?

About 80% of the cars available to us from Motability Direct are three years old. The remaining are between one and two years old


How many cars are available?

There are roughly 2,000 cars offered to us through the Motability Direct system. And only the best Direct Cars are offered directly to us


How can I see the cars on offer?

When you visit our showroom we are able to show you pictures and the complete service history of the vehicles available from the Motability Direct system


Can I really choose the make model and colour I want?

Yes you can, with most car dealers your choice is limited by what’s on display but, here you can choose the make model and colour you want


How do you guarantee my new car will be in A1 condition?

By having the cars on display we demonstrate the quality we supply. If in the unlikely event you were not happy with the condition of the car we show you, we will refund your deposit or find you a replacement if you so wish.


How long does the order process take from start to finish?

Supply times are usually 2-4 weeks depending on availability. This allows time for us to source your new vehicle from Motability, normally 1 -7 days, and then delivery to us usually takes 5-7 days, then to prepare valet and service your new vehicle can take up to a further 7 days.


I need a car sooner, can you still help me?

Yes there is every chance that we will still be able to help


What paperwork will I receive with my new car?

V5 Log book, MOT, Service book and Service Printout.


What warranty will I get with my new car?

Within the price you are quoted we offer a Free Million Mile Lifetime Warranty which includes parts, labour and VAT for as long as you own the vehicle


Can I extend my warranty?

You can’t extend the length of cover as you are already covered for the lifetime that you own the vehicle but you can upgrade the claim limit if you so wish


Can you tax my new vehicle on my behalf?

Yes we are able to tax your new vehicle for you. All we ask is that you take out our  5 day Driveaway Insurance, which will then enable us to receive your cover note via email within the hour once completed. Please note: there is a £25 charge for the collection of your new tax disc


How does the 5 day Driveaway Insurance work and do I qualify?

Our 5 day Driveaway Insurance is available to all Ex Motability Direct customers and is a web and call based service provided to us through Hpi Insurance. Please ask a member of our team for more details


Can you fit accessories?

We are able to arrange the fitment of towbars and parking sensors


Can I buy an Ex Motability Direct car using my disability allowance?

No, this service is not yet provided by Motability


Do you offer Part Exchange?

We welcome most part exchanges. Please bring with you your V5, MOT, and any service history to help enable us to offer you the best possible price. 




How to buy your new vehicle

There are various ways for you to purchase your new vehicle through the motability system

Visit our showroom

Here we demonstrate the quality of the cars we sell and supply. We try and stock at least one of every model we advertise.

These cars are our demonstrators which you can test drive and compare. We will then show you online the same cars available to us from the Motabilty Direct system

You then have the option of ordering the make model and colour you want. All the cars we supply are grade A vehicles prepared to the highest quality with no dents, no scratches and no adaption’s. Cars ordered are normally ready for collection within 7-14 days


To order a car we require a £250 deposit which is fully refundable in the very unlikely event you are not happy with the condition of your order.


Ordering over the phone

Many of our sales are carried out this way. Simply tell us the make, model, colour choices and maximum mileage you want and we will quote you a price. As soon as we have secured a car for you we will inform you and give an approximate collection/delivery date. The whole process from time of order to prepared and ready for collection normally takes 7-14 Days


Finance / Payments

We offer competitive finance rates from 9.9% Apr ,Please contact us on Tel:01634 406835 for a repayment quote. Alternatively we accept Debit Card 0.35% and Credit card (2.5% Charge) cash/bank transfer (ID Required)


Part Exchanges

We welcome part exchanges. Please bring with you your V5, MOT, and any service history to help us offer you the best price alternatively give us a call and we will do our best to give you an idea over the phone

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