Sell My Car

Sell My Car

Get an offer to sell your car hassle-free and at no cost with Drive’s nationwide network of over 1,000 accredited dealers

Enter your car registration details to get started

Don’t know your registration plate number? Search for your car manually


Submit your enquiry

Tell us about your car and we'll handle the rest. Getting an offer to sell your car at no cost has never been easier.


Connect to a Drive dealer

We'll connect you with the most suitable dealer in our Australia-wide network to ensure you receive the best offer for your car.


Accept offer and get paid

Agree on a price with the dealer and they'll guide you through the rest of the process, ensuring a fast and secure payment.

Your car should be under 12 years of age and have less than 180,000km on the clock to have a better opportunity to receive an offer.

Sell your car with confidence


Sell your car fast

Don’t want the hassle of selling your car privately? Let us do the hard work and you can get cash for your car in no time!


Free inspections

Want an expert opinion? Our team of expert dealers can inspect your car for free and provide a same-day valuation and offer.


Australia wide

We have a team of trusted dealers right across Australia that can come to you and buy your car today.


Safe and stress free

Get the best possible price and offer for your used car without the hassle or risks of dealing with private buyers!

Why choose Drive

Drive is your premier destination to sell your car with confidence. With a reputation built on trust, transparency, and a nationwide network of over 1,000 accredited dealers, we make the car selling process seamless and risk free.

Expertise in car valuation

Backed by real-time market data from Redbook, Drive provides accurate and up-to-date car valuations to ensure that your car's estimated value reflects its true market value and increases your chance of securing a deal.

Tailored matching

Our advanced matching algorithms connect you with the most suitable dealer based on your car's make, model, and odometer reading. This personalised approach enhances your chances of receiving the best possible offer.

Trusted dealers across the country

Our extensive network of reputable dealers across major Australian cities including Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, and Perth are always on hand to advise and provide a range of options for you to sell or trade in your car.

Transparent process

We believe in transparency at every step. From the initial car valuation to connecting with a dealer, our process is straightforward, eliminating the stress often associated with selling a car through a private process. Our commitment to customer satisfaction has made us a trusted name in car buying and sales.

Discover your car's value instantly!

Discover your car's value instantly!

Find out how much your car is worth using our free online car valuation tool.  Powered by real-time market data from Redbook.

Ready to sell your car?

Here are some tips for maximising your car's value

These tips will help you maximise the price you can sell your car, regardless of whether you end up selling to a dealer, private car buyer or trading it in for a new car:

Documented service history:
Provide a comprehensive service history that demonstrates regular maintenance and care. Dealers value cars with a well-documented maintenance record.

• Professional inspection:
Consider getting a pre-sale inspection from a reputable mechanic. This can identify and address any potential issues, giving dealers confidence in the car's condition.

Clean and detail:
Present the car in its best condition by thoroughly cleaning and detailing both the interior and exterior. A well-maintained appearance suggests a well-cared-for vehicle.

• Mileage consideration:
While you can't change the mileage, be transparent about it. If the mileage is below average for its age, highlight this as a positive aspect. Note that typical used car buyers prefer cars that are under 180,000 on the odometer.

• Highlight desirable features:
Clearly communicate any premium features or upgrades your car has. Dealers might be willing to pay more for cars with desirable specifications.

• Market research:
Research the market value of your car using tools like Redbook. Having an understanding of your car's worth puts you in a better negotiating position. Click here to view our free car value calculator.

Complete documentation:
Ensure you have all necessary paperwork, including the owner's manual, title, and any warranties. This streamlines the selling process and enhances the perceived value.

Fix Minor issues:
If there are minor issues that you can address without significant cost, consider fixing them. This can eliminate potential bargaining points for the dealer.

Flexible negotiation:
Be open to negotiation. Dealers often expect some level of negotiation, and flexibility on your part can contribute to a mutually beneficial deal.

Transparent Communication:
Provide transparent and accurate information about your car. This builds trust and can lead to a smoother transaction.

Frequently asked questions

Why do you need my registration number?

This information ensures precision in identifying your car's exact variant, enabling our buying partners to provide you with the fastest possible pricing and offer.

My car has some existing issues. Will this be a problem?

No, it won't be a problem. Our accredited dealers have experience with cars in various conditions. Simply provide accurate details about the problems or mechanical issues, and the dealers will evaluate your car accordingly to provide a fair offer.

Why have I not been contacted by a Dealer to purchase my car?

Location, demand, car type and condition along with other factors may influence whether you will receive an offer from one of our Dealers. With an extensive network of Dealers across Australia, you can be rest assured we will do our best to match you with a Dealer from our network.

What if my car is over 12 years old or have more than 180,000kms on the clock?

That is not an issue. Whilst newer cars will generally have a better opportunity to receive an offer, we will do our best to match you with a Dealer from our network as soon as possible.

What happens with my personal data?

Your personal data is treated with strict confidentiality, used solely for evaluating your car and facilitating the selling process. We adhere to strict data protection practices and comply with privacy laws to safeguard your information.

What happens after I receive an offer for my car?

After receiving an offer for your car from a Dealer, you can review and consider it. If you decide to proceed, the Dealer will guide you through the next steps. You can contact Drive at any time if you need any assistance.

Will I have a chance to negotiate the price offered?

Yes, we understand that negotiation is an essential part of the car selling process. After receiving an offer, you can discuss the price further with the dealer. Our goal is to ensure a fair and satisfactory outcome for both parties involved.

Tell me more about Drive's dealer network

Drive collaborates with a nationwide network of trusted and accredited dealers, ensuring a reliable and secure selling process. Our network spans major Australian cities, including Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, and Perth. We prioritize professionalism and expertise, guaranteeing a seamless experience for sellers.

What sets Drive apart from other car-selling services?

Drive stands out by leveraging advanced algorithms that match your car details, including make, model, and odometer reading, with the most suitable buyer in our network. This tailored approach ensures you receive the best possible offer for your car.

Can I sell my car if it's still under finance?

Absolutely. Our extensive dealer network is well-equipped to handle cars under finance. Simply provide a letter from your financial provider outlining the outstanding amount, and we'll take care of the rest, ensuring a smooth and secure transaction.

How quickly can I expect an offer after submitting my car details?

Our goal is to provide you with offers promptly. Once you submit your car details, our system efficiently matches you with potential buyers. Offers are often received within a short period, streamlining the selling process for your convenience.