Thetford Car Finance

Used Car Finance in Thetford, Norfolk

GB Car Finance specialises in used car finance in and around Thetford. 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 Thetford

Car Finance Thetford

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 Norfolk

As well as Thetford, GB Car Finance is pleased to assist people searching for car finance in Attleborough, Cromer, Dereham, Diss, Downham Market, Fakenham, Great Yarmouth, Harleston, Holt, Hunstanton, Kings Lynn, North Walsham, Norwich, Sheringham, Swaffham and Wymondham in Norfolk.

More information about Thetford


Thetford is a town located in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated in The't Valley and is bounded by the waterways and fens of the rivers Little Ouse and Thet, and is the largest town in the region. Historically a market town, over the years Thetford has developed into a major centre of industry and is renowned for its links with the car industry and the finance industry, as well as its significant contribution to motorsport.

History of Thetford

The earliest recorded mentions of Thetford come from the 10th and 11th centuries, when it was a market town and part of a larger kingdom. By the dawn of the 18th century it had become an important centre for horse-trading and was a popular destination for tourists and gentry alike.

Throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, Thetford continued to grow and evolve, and its links to the car industry and the finance industry began to become more prominent. The town has also been an important centre for motorsport, hosting some of the biggest names in the sport, including world champions such as Aryton Senna and Michael Schumacher.


Thetford has a population of around sixteen thousand, with a further fifty-five thousand in the surrounding borough. The median age in Thetford is thirty-seven, and just over eighty-three percent of the population are white British. The town has an unemployment rate of 3.4 percent and a five-year average income of around forty thousand pounds.

The Car Industry in Thetford

Thetford has been an important centre for the car industry for many years, and currently plays host to some of the most successful manufacturers in the world. The city is home to the world's largest car parts distributor, GKN Driveline, which supplies major automakers such as Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Volkswagen.

The car industry in Thetford is not only related to manufacturing parts, but also to the manufacture of complete cars. Thetford is the site of MINI's UK car plant, where they assemble some of the best-selling MINI models. There are also numerous smaller car-related businesses and garages in Thetford, which provide servicing, repairs and car parts to the local community.

The Finance Industry in Thetford

Thetford is also home to a thriving finance and banking industry. The city is home to some of the largest banks and financial institutions in the world, including Barclays, HSBC, and Santander. Additionally, Thetford also has a burgeoning accounting and tax sector, as well as a burgeoning insurance sector.

Thetford also has a strong presence in the financial technology sector, being home to a number of innovative start-ups that are revolutionising the way banks do business. Thetford is quickly becoming a hub for FinTech companies, and is a centre for some of the most forward-thinking solutions the industry has to offer.

Motorsport in Thetford

Thetford is no stranger to motorsport either. Thetford Motor Racing circuit hosts some of the biggest names in motorsport, with drivers such as Aryton Senna and Michael Schumacher having raced on its hallowed track. Thetford also hosted a round of the World Rally Championship in 2009, cementing its place as one of the premier destinations for motorsport.

The circuit plays host to a wide variety of motor racing, from touge-style street circuits to hill climb races. It is also home to the annual Bishop's Stortford Classic, which is one of the most anticipated motorsport events in the country.


Thetford is a small but vibrant town located in the English county of Norfolk. It is a hub for industry and an important centre for the car industry, the finance industry, and motorsport. The city is home to some of the biggest names in these industries, and is proving to be a hub for innovation and progress. In an ever-changing world, Thetford is a place of industry and growth.