How to choose the best asking price for your car

Thursday 14 November 2019, by

In the market for a new car, or simply want to make some extra cash? Selling your car is a great way to do both, and selling on Gumtree is made even easier with the convenience of finding interested buyers in your neighbourhood. From motors to everyday items, it’s easy to connect with your community …read more


Buying a used car: The Gumtree Guide

Saturday 21 February 2015, by

Time for a new car, but you don’t know where to start? Then head to the Gumtree cars section for a huge range of used cars for sale across the country right now. New cars are added every minute, so whatever your dream motor, you’ll find it here. It’s easy buy, easy sell at Gumtree, …read more


Win a nearly new Mini Cooper S Roadster!

Friday 26 December 2014, by

It’s nearly 2015, and what better start to the new year than with a nearly new motor? We’re giving away a white 2013 Mini Cooper Roadster S 2.0 with less than 20,000 miles on the clock and a year’s warranty thrown in for good measure. All you have to do to enter the prize draw …read more


Win a MINI Cooper Terms and Conditions

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Article 1: Promoter The company Limited, 5 New Street Square, London, United Kingdom, EC4A 3TW, organizes a competition named “Win a car”, hereinafter referred to as “the Promotion”. Article 2: Notice of the Promotion The Promotion and the Terms and Conditions will be available on the Gumtree blog at: Article 3: Entry a)   Information …read more


Which sex is in the driving seat?

Tuesday 5 August 2014, by

Research from Gumtree Motors, the UK’s No.1 classifieds website for private car sellers, has revealed that nearly 40% of women have the final say when it comes to buying the family car. The research across 2,000 respondents also revealed that four in ten men let their partner make the final decision “because it’s not worth …read more


Second-hand cars in the UK – things you auto-know!

Thursday 15 May 2014, by

We Brits love our cars; whether for commuting, running the family around or just to polish at the weekends. And did you know that Gumtree listed over 4 million car adverts last year? Whether you’re buying or selling a car, why not head over to the cars section to try it for yourself? To kick off …read more


Great women of the motors industry

Wednesday 5 February 2014, by

We’ve been chatting with a friend at MyCarGossip, and they’ve opened our eyes to a few unsung female heroes of the male-dominated motors industry. Starting with Mary Anderson and Florence Lawrence, two of the most famous female inventors to contribute to the modern car. On a snowy day in 1903, Mary Anderson was being driven …read more


Most expensive number plates

Sunday 17 November 2013, by

Anyone who loves their motor, dreams of a customised number plate – but how much would you be willing to spend on one? We’ve dug around for the most expensive number plates EVER in our latest infographic – read on to find out more… and which would you choose?   Copy and paste the code below into your web …read more


Gumtree #NeedAVan Campaign

Tuesday 29 October 2013, by

Ever searched on Gumtree for the… bigger items in life? Sofas, beds or coffee tables, anyone? If so, you’ll probably remember that that’s when a van comes in handy! Well, we’ve teamed up with our friends at Mercedes-Benz Vans to give you just that – and we’re throwing in a driver too, for good measure! To win …read more


Gumtree Motors just got bigger and better!

Monday 28 October 2013, by

At Gumtree, we’re proud to be the place where millions of private car buyers and car sellers meet. However, we’ve always wanted to boost the site with more professional dealers, to give our users as much choice as possible in your local area. Great news if you’re a car dealer- you can now get your …read more