Reserve & Collect Procedure

1st June 2020

Lock down has impacted us all and the health and safety of our customers is paramount to us. Following the government guidelines our sales department is now open with our new Reserve & Collect Buy Online functionality. You can browse our vehicles, book an unaccompanied test drive, have a personalised Video view of the car, and place a £99 fully refundable deposit to secure a vehicle all from the comfort of your own home. Furthermore, for a fully contact free purchase you can, purchase a vehicle outright or create and apply for 7.9% APR finance and receive an instant decision. If you have a part exchange you can simply add the details during your Buy Online process.

Ever member of staff is committed to follow social distancing guidelines. Our staff are equipped with sanitisation products, gloves, and face masks. Every vehicle goes through a rigorous wash, vacuum and sanitisation before handing over to our customers for a test drive or sale. Our sanitisation process covers all high contact points in and out of every car, this includes:

  • Car keys
  • Exterior and interior door handles
  • Seat belt buckles, wiper, and indicator stalks
  • Steering wheel, gear stick, rear view mirror and handbrake
  • All switches including mirrors, windows, lights, and seat controls
  • All console and dash areas including glove box handle

To reduce the number of people in our showroom at one time please ensure that you have booked an appointment prior to your visit.

Our staff are here to support you and assist in completing your transaction online, help with finance approval and any other queries.

Stay safe and stay well.

From all of us here at Thame Cars.



Buying During the Outbreak

Buying Online

  • Browse our extensive range of stock from the comfort of your own home.
  • Part exchange available with your vehicles cash price instantly.
  • Take a personalised video viewing of your car before collection.
  • Reserve online for just £99 to secure your car.
  • Get 7.9% APR finance quote and receive an instant decision
  • Fully purchase your car online out right and collect your vehicle from our showroom, or you might even be entitled to complementary delivery.
  • Speak to one of our expert team to help you complete your transaction online, help with finance approval and any other queries.

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Why Buy From Thame Cars

  • Every car is sanitised before you test drive and before you take delivery.
  • Every car comes with a warranty with unlimited cover and roadside assistance.
  • Peace of mind, guaranteed as all of our cars come with our 3 month or 3,000 miles guarantee
  • Thame vehicles undergo a thorough maintenance Health Check before going on the forecourt to maintain our meticulous high standards.
  • Our staff are industry enthusiasts, passionate about what we do, ensuring exceptional service.
  • We have 25 years of trusted experience which has stood the test of time!

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Purchase a New Car

You can purchase a vehicle in full or get a finance authorised using our online buying tool. If you would like to part exchange, you can include your part exchange during your purchase. We will then be in touch with the next steps.

Simply reserve today!

To secure a vehicle you can reserve a vehicle today by placing a refundable £99 deposit online. Arrange testdrive and collection.

Need help?

Our team are available to help you with any questions you have about our vehicles or your purchase. We can help you complete your transaction online, help with finance approval and any other queries. Contact us by completing an online enquiry form or by using our live chat function.

FAQs

See below for some of our most commonly asked questions. If your query isn’t covered, please contact us.

Can I test drive on my own?

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Yes, we offer unaccompanied test drives. You can arrange this with the sales team in advance.

To safely insure you we would need your proof of address, your national insurance number and a copy of your driving licence.

Do I need to make an appointment?

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​Yes, to reduce the number of people in our showroom at one time you would need to book and appointment prior to your visit.

How do I make a payment?

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Currently we are unable to take cash payments.

We accept payment on Credit or Debit card of up to £1,000. Any additional payments are accepted by bank transfer or through our Online Buying platform on our website https://www.thamecars.co.uk/buying-online/.

Can I buy a car and collect on the same day?

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Yes, you can buy a car and collect on the very same day.

Every car we sell is given 100-point safety check, service, cosmetically prepared and valeted to perfect condition before going for sale. Ready to be handed over on the same day.

What documents do I need to bring with me to an unaccompanied test drive?

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To safely insure you we would need your proof of address, your national insurance number and a copy of your driving licence.