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Based on 112 reviews.

Fantastic response

Fantastic response to my advert! Put the advert on at 2.30 and had 3 enquiries and sold the vehicle 6.30pm the same day!

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Mr. Coe, Derbyshire

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Great service. I always use Auto Trader to buy and sell my cars.

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Sold it so quickly

I sold the car very quickly. The service provided was really great and I will be using Auto Trader again.

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Placing your advert

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Top tips for selling your car

Tips for selling your car quickly

Read our essential checklist for getting that quick sale.

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Odd jobs before selling your car

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When you advertise your car on Auto Trader, you're the one in the driving seat. We're the UK’s most trusted car marketplace and as a result, someone chooses to advertise their vehicle with us every 60 seconds. Experience tells us that a high proportion of buyers come from within a 10-mile radius. We offer the best way to reach that local audience, as well as millions of other potential buyers across the UK. What's more, our adverts appear on many of Britain's top motoring websites including MSN Cars, Top Gear and The Telegraph.

Quick, simple, effective.

Selling your car in Derby with the help of Auto Trader couldn't be simpler. Follow our three-step process and your vehicle will join the 700,000 cars already advertised with Auto Trader in the last year. Start by requesting an instant valuation, then using our advert creation tool you'll be able to write a description and upload photos in order to generate as much interest as possible. Finally, select an advertising package that best suits your preferred timescale and budget, before putting your ad live.

"What's the simplest way to find someone to buy my car in Derby?" Advertise with Auto Trader and discover how easy it is to deal with the UK's favourite car buying and selling site.

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