Top Award for KIa Used Car Scheme at West End Garage

Added: 25 September 2017




Kia’s Approved Used Car Programme available on Kia direct supplied used cars  has received yet another Top accolade for its innovative approach to used car remarketing. Since its launch in 2010 West End Garage has supplied a large volume of these award winning vehicles into our local market. Our customers feel immense security in driving away in a pre-owned top quality car backed by a back to FULL 7 YEAR WARRANTY. has voted for the programme in their annual New Car Awards – aimed at bringing the best advice and information to customers wanting to buy a car.

Christofer Lloyd, Finance Editor at commented, ‘Simply put, this is the manufacturer with the best scheme to find you an approved used car. All approved used Kia’s come with back to seven years’ warranty, plus a seven days’ free insurance.

You also get 12 months’ UK and European breakdown cover and Kia will pay up to £500 to get your car through its MOT. This scheme only applies to models under 18 months/18,000 miles old that have been supplied direct to West End Garage from KMUK. This is why this was such a compelling prospect and an award winner’.

Damian Dunne, Dealer Principal says: “We are extremely proud to be a premium partner with Kia and this award means a lot to my team at West End Garage - it’s fantastic to see that the Kia Approved Used Car Programme is being recognised across the motor industry!

Now well into its eighth year the Approved Used Car Scheme offers all our cvustomers throughout Surrey & Berkshire the peace of mind of Kia’s seven-year warranty in a used car. Each car that is supplied through Kia has the warranty topped back up to seven years, as long as the car is under 18 months and 18,000 miles. Each car goes through an extensive 88 point check to ensure that it’s ‘as good as new’ before being put on sale.”

Keith Adams, Editor at said, ‘The Kia Approved Used scheme is literally head-and-shoulders above the opposition in terms of warranty length and scope. A clear-cut winner for Parkers’ used car buyers.’



Hand picked by Kia - Kia Approved Used cars are hand-picked according to stringent requirements. All are less than 18 months old and have covered less than 18,000 miles.

Seven year warranty - All Kia Approved Used cars come with a seven year warranty from the day you drive away.

Perfect mechanical condition - Every Kia Approved Used car comes with a full service history, completed by qualified Kia Technicians and thoroughly valeted to the highest standards, making it look and feel like a brand new car.

Seven Day Driveaway Insurance - Kia Insurance Services provide seven days of free comprehensive insurance cover, subject to eligibility. Cover is immediate so the car can be driven away there and then. They can provide a quote to insure the Kia Approved Used car.

60 Day Exchange Plan - If for whatever reason the customer is not happy with their Approved Used Kia, they have up to 60 days or 1,000 miles to exchange their Approved Used Kia for another vehicle (subject to terms and conditions)

Experian Checks - Every Kia Approved Used car has been certified by Experian to be clear of major insurance claims for accident damage, and to be free of any owed finance.

One year European Roadside Assistance - Cover is provided by the RAC for one year.

Vehicle Inspection Checklist - 88 items are tested, assured and certificated by a qualified Kia Technician.

1st year MOT test cover - Kia will pay up to £500 per MOT test, to cover the cost of repair, at a Kia franchised Dealer for the MOT test.

Free Kia Accident AfterCare - a 24 hour service in the event of a vehicle accident. Call Kia first on 0330 102 8832 whoever you’re insured by. They’ll do the rest including liaising with your insurer and guaranteeing a repair at a Kia approved bodyshop.


For further information please call our helpful Sales team on 01483 797747.