Leigh Car Finance

Used Car Finance in Leigh, Lancashire

GB Car Finance specialises in used car finance in and around Leigh. We will work hard to help you obtain an approval decision, based on affordability, in minutes and drive away your new used car within 24 hours!

Car Finance Based On Affordability

If you need a loan to buy a used car then you have come to the right place - We could help to find car finance for you regardless of your current financial circumstances. We regularly help people with bad credit, even if they have been refused elsewhere.

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Used Car Finance Leigh

Car Finance Leigh

We are available to help people access car finance 247, 365 days a year - Whether you need an affordable family saloon, an economical hatchback, a large car or a people carrier we will work hard to help you find the right car for you. Apply online day or night, or speak with one of our friendly operators who will help guide you through the car finance application process and answer any questions you have.

“I was happy with the deal I got for my new car as I've struggled in the past to get the finance from any other company as I've had bad credit. They were very helpful on the phone and helped me choose my car - I was more than happy and would recommend GB Car Finance to anyone…”

All circumstances considered - CCJs, defaults, arrears, self employed, benefits, limited or no credit history, refused car finance elsewhere - Whatever your circumstances we'll look to help.

Used Car Finance in Lancashire

As well as Leigh, GB Car Finance is pleased to assist people searching for car finance in Accrington, Ashton-under-Lyne, Bacup, Barnoldswick, Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, Carnforth, Chorley, Clitheroe, Colne, Darwen, Fleetwood, Heywood, Lancaster, Leyland, Littleborough, Lytham St Annes, Morecambe, Nelson, Ormskirk, Pemberton, Poulton-le-Fylde, Preston, Rossendale, Skelmersdale, Thornton-Cleveleys and Todmorden in Lancashire.

More information about Leigh

Leigh - Home to Prestigious Car Manufacturing, Financial Services, and Exciting Motorsport

Located in West Lancashire, in the North West of England, Leigh is an area rich in cultural heritage, with a long history of automotive, financial, and motorsport excellence. Located only 8 miles from the City of Manchester and 16 miles from Liverpool, Leigh is the perfect 'hub' for those who wish to combine city life, and countryside life, with a vibrant and fast-paced culture, and racing heritage.


Leigh is a small town of approximately 45,000 inhabitants spread over 16.2 km2. It is an affluent area with a population that is predominantly white British (92.9%), with a median age of 39 years old. Over the past 20 years, the area has seen an increase in its population of 15%. In terms of income, Leigh is in the top 20% for Greater Manchester and it has the highest employment rate (83.2%), as well as a high rate of economic activity (63.4%).

Automotive Industry

Leigh has a long and proud history of involvement in the automotive industry, with many local businesses and former residents having made immense contributions to the industry. CSMA (Classic Small Motors) is a business based in Leigh which specialises in the sale and restoration of vintage motor vehicles. CSMA's managing director, Tom Ashley, is a well-known figure in the area, and his company is a major employer in Leigh.

The area is also home to the component manufacturer Bimotec, which supplies smaller parts to car manufacturers across the UK, Europe, and the rest of the world. The company's products can be found in many classic and modern cars, from Ferrari to Volkswagen. The company employs over 500 people and is one of the largest employers in the area.

Financial Services

Leigh is also home to some of the most prestigious financial institutions in the country; many of which serve the area's thriving automotive industry. Cheshire Investment Management is one of the largest financial services companies in Leigh. It provides investment and financial planning advice to individuals and businesses across the area, as well as specialist services to the automotive industry.

The area is also home to the Wilmslow Financial Group, which focuses on providing loans and insurance services to car manufacturers, car dealerships, and car owners. The group is well-respected and is one of the most successful finance groups in the UK.


Leigh has had a longstanding association with motorsport, since the days of the original British Grand Prix in 1923. The area is a hub for motorsport, with many local businesses and venues involved in various aspects of the sport. The most notable of these is the Thwaites Race Circuit, a 3 km circuit which plays host to some of the biggest events in British motorsport, from the MotoGP British Grand Prix to the British Touring Car Championship.

The circuit, founded in 1924, is one of the oldest race tracks in Europe and is one of the most technologically advanced, with its huge, twin-screen video replay tower, which stands at over 25 metres tall. The circuit is also home to the Motorsport Garage, which is a specialist parts and services store, featuring some of the latest and greatest car parts and accessories.


Leigh is the perfect blend of city and rural life, and it has a rich history of involvement in the automotive, financial, and motorsport industries. It is home to many prestigious companies and venues which are renowned throughout the country, and it is well-appointed to continue this trend of excellence in the years to come. With a vibrant culture, rich in heritage and culture, and a committed local population, Leigh is a place which offers much to its inhabitants, as well as visitors.