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October 2015

Powell’s top-tips for buying a used car

By | Food for thought

We’ve put together ten top tips for buying a second hand car. Not only will these simple tips help you avoid buying a dud, they will also help you to negotiate a better price!

1) Do your research

Find out as much as you can about the vehicle. How much will you have to pay in insurance? Tax? Fuel? Are there any common faults with this vehicle that should be checked? Of course, in the age of the Internet, these facts are easier to find than they used to be.
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Children’s car games

By | Gaming

Keep the kids entertained for hours with these car games

Estimate the Arrival Time
Beginning at the very start of the trip, before you ever pull out of the driveway, have each player guess the exact time to the minute that you’ll pull into the driveway of your destination. Let the person who is the closest be the winner, who gets to pick something special. Maybe the first ride everyone goes on, what movie they get to watch, etc.
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Powell’s Car Sales

By | Car Sales
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Powells Garage, your local family owned, multi award winning, independent Garage. If you are looking for great savings on quality used cars in the Redruth area , then you have reached the right place. Powells Garage are a specialist used car dealer based in Cornwall. Read More

Powell’s Charity Fun Day

By | Charity | No Comments

Powells Garage were so proud to celebrate 60 years in business, they wanted to mark the year with a celebratory event, where they were able to raise money for their two chosen charities; ‘The Cornwall retired greyhound trust’ and the ‘Friends of Camborne Redruth Community Hospital.’

Despite the inclement weather conditions, everyone had a fantastic day and fun was had by all! £600 was raised during the days events for the two charities, with prize draws, raffles, bouncy castle, car washing etc etc.

Take a look at some of the images from the event: