Welcome to Practical Auto Centre

With Over 30 Years Experience Of Buying And Supplying Used Cars Within The Motor Industry. We Now Sell Carefully Selected Quality Used Vehicles Via Our Trade-To-Retail Outlet. All Of Our Carefully Selected Cars Represent Total Value Combined With Genuine Peace Of Mind. Please Compare Our Prices…. We Regularly Research The Market For Customer Satisfaction.

If you are looking for great savings on quality used cars in the Essex area, then you have reached the right place. Practical Auto Centre are a specialist used car dealer based in Essex. We are proud to offer you a first class customer service and very competitive pricing, so please browse our stock list. At Practical Auto Centre we stock a range of used cars to suit all budgets and lifestyles so we are sure to have the right car for you.

We realise that buying a car can be a daunting experience, but don’t worry, we are well established within the Essex area and come with a great reputation. Furthermore we offer excellent advice and experience on vehicles and vehicle maintenance. Our friendly staff will go the extra mile to guarantee that you receive the advice you need. This is the reason why many of our customers keep coming back to us.


From £1,000 – £10,000, Cash Waiting For Quality Used Cars Or Vans. All Cars / Vans Considered. If Your Car Still Has Outstanding Finance – No Problem – We Will Settle It For You. Are You Buying Another Car And Want More For Your Car Than Your Supplying Dealer Has Offered?

We Also Buy / Remove MOT Failure And Non-Runners.

Genuine, Prompt And Safe Transactions. NO ADMIN FEE… !!

Practical Auto Centre is a trading name of Banters Materials & Movements Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (742273).  Company Registration Address: 79 Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, RM11 3AT. Company Registration Number:  08673557 – VAT Registration Number: 170215151