America’s Car-Mart will buy your car even if you don’t buy from us.

Forget about searching for a perfect buyer that can often take weeks. Our car buying process is quick and easy, and you’ll get your payment fast.

How it works

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Describe your vehicle

Tell us about your vehicle and receive an offer. We’ll schedule a time to bring your car to a local Car-Mart, or we’ll come to you to conduct an appraisal.

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Get an offer

Our offer is the same whether you sell or trade-in. The offer is good for 7 days, so you have time to think it over.

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You decide

Apply our offer to trade-in on a vehicle or take your payment and be on your way. It’s that simple.

If you agree to our online offer, a Car-Mart associate will set up an appointment to conduct an in-person inspection of your vehicle to verify the vehicle condition matches the information we received online. We may adjust some offers following an in-person inspection of the vehicle.

What to bring

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  • Vehicle
  • Title
  • Registration
  • Valid, state-issued ID for all titleholders
  • Keys
  • Loan payoff information: If you are still paying on your vehicle, bring your loan account number and lender phone number. If you have a co-signer their signature is needed to sell your car.

How we determine what your car is worth

We evaluate several factors while determining your vehicle’s value.

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Features & Packages

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History Report

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Test Drive

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Market Value

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Have more questions?

What kinds of used vehicles does Car-Mart buy?

Car-Mart buys all kinds of used vehicles and offers top dollar for used vehicles.

Do I have to buy a used car from Car-Mart to sell mine?

You do not have to buy a car from America’s Car-Mart to sell us your car.

What is the process for selling my used car to Car-Mart?

Complete our secure, online form with details about your vehicle and receive a conditional estimated price. A Car-Mart associate will then contact you by text or phone to set up an appointment to conduct an appraisal. Please note: To receive an estimated price for your vehicle, a VIN is required. If you do not have your VIN, a representative will contact you to schedule an appointment to conduct an appraisal.

Does Car-Mart charge to appraise my used vehicle?

Car-Mart does not charge to appraise your used vehicle.

What form of payment do I receive after selling my car?

We will issue you a company check on the spot or at your local bank.

Once I have an offer, how long do I have to accept the offer?

You will have seven days to accept our offer to purchase your vehicle.

Do I need an appointment to sell or trade in my used vehicle?

Yes. You will need an appointment to sell or trade-in your used vehicle. A Car-Mart associate will set up a convenient time to conduct your used vehicle appraisal.

What factors are considered in determining the value of my used vehicle?

A Car-Mart associate will evaluate the condition, features, history report, and mileage of the used vehicle. A Car-Mart associate will also test drive the vehicle.

What should I bring to my appraisal appointment?

You will need to bring your title, keys, registration, and loan payoff information if you are still paying on your vehicle.

Do I have to sell/trade in my car at the same location that gave me an offer?

Yes. You will have to sell or trade-in your car at the same location that made you an offer.

Still have questions? We’re here to help. Chat with us or call (866) 819-9944.