While travelling abroad to purchase a vehicle may appear to be a good idea in the short term, the disadvantages far outweigh the perceived advantages.
Established in 1959, MSL Motor Group is the retail arm of Mercedes-Benz Ireland. We are proud to provide exceptional service, a top quality product and an aftersales service that will ensure that your vehicle is maintained to the highest standards. Here are a few reasons to purchase your next car from MSL Motor Group instead of the U.K.
An article by motoring correspondent Eddie Cunningham in The Irish Independent, dated July 20th 2017, stated that ‘buyers should be on heightened alert over “worrying increases” in clocking across the U.K’. The article details a study from automotive data experts cap hpi which calculates that:
The article states that there are two reasons contributing to this rise
Vehicle clocking not only affects the subsequent sell on or trade-in value of the car for the unsuspecting buyers it could have major wear and tear safety implications for them too.
When you purchase a car from MSL Motor Group you will be purchasing from a dealership that you can trust and you can rest assured that each vehicle goes through a rigorous guaranteed presale process before you purchase. In most cases the service history is with ourselves, our staff knowing the previous owner personally.
Our car is probably the biggest spend that we make after the purchase of our house so we want to be secure in the knowledge that any risks involved are limited.
When you purchase a pre-owned car from MSL Motor Group you can be sure that:
Every used car under five years old comes with a minimum of 12 months warranty from MSL Motor Group*.
At MSL Motor Group there are no surprises, the price agreed is the price that you pay. You do not need to worry about hidden VRT (vehicle registration tax) or VAT costs. Your payment is in Euro eliminating the risk of currency fluctuations.
When you purchase your vehicle in Ireland all paperwork is completed by the dealership so you can be confident that all required documentation is completed correctly and in the dealership.
When purchasing from the U.K you can not avail of Personal Contract Plans (PCP) or Hire Purchase agreements and will need to tie up your cash or take a personal loan which often has a higher interest rate. At MSL Motor Group we have finance arranged on site at extremely competitive rates.
We have a wide range of used cars available for sale including nearly new ex-demonstrator models and press cars.
When you purchase your car you can opt to collect it from your local MSL Motor Group dealership or if you live further afield we offer nationwide delivery to your door.
We always have a wide selection of cars in stock across our six showrooms but if you can't find the exact car you're looking for, don't worry, we can source it for you. We can source cars from our reputable contacts which are checked over by our technicians and prepared for sale to the highest standards. A car history check is completed on each car for your reassurance. Click below to let us know what car we can source for you.Source a car
We offer you a stress free purchase, we don’t apply any so called ‘stressful sales tactics’ and our goal is to build long term relationships with our customers to ensure they are 100% happy with their purchase.
If you visit our dealership and decide the car isn’t exactly suitable for your requirements then you haven’t wasted the expense of costly flights or overnight accommodation. Remember ‘stress free’ means we can come to you also.
At our authorised Mercedes-Benz, ŠKODA and Mazda service centres where our preowned cars are prepared for sale genuine parts are used. When you bring your car for servicing you’ll be provided with a loan vehicle.
Becoming part of the MSL family means we build trusting respectful relationships with our customers for years to come, offering you unrivalled levels of service especially if something doesn’t go quite according to plan.
Thank you for taking the time to read this, your custom is very important to us.
We are a family owned business established for over 58 years now employing 192 people, mostly local to our dealerships. Our core values are well documented within our business there for each member of staff to uphold.
*Terms & conditions apply.
*Warranty exclusions include any items that require replacement as part of normal vehicle maintenance, including (but not limited to) spark plugs and/or leads, glow plugs, fuel injectors, drive belts, filters, clutch linings, brake pads/linings, brake discs, batteries and bulbs.