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Top Family-Friendly Used Cars

The safety of our customers and staff is important – please view our Health & Safety notice prior to booking a test drive. When you are shopping for used cars in Nanaimo, especially for one that’s for your family, it’s a good idea to start with a list of the best family-friendly cars. Once you have an idea of the type of vehicle you’re interested in, narrow down the possibilities with our list of reliable family vehicles: Best Minivan Models for Large Families Have a big family and trying to find the most fuel-efficient used family cars for travelling our Vancouver Island and beyond? Look no further than the following minivan models: Dodge Grand Caravan… Read more »

Health & Safety Policies

Adjusting The Way We Serve You Public Re-Opening – May 19th Updated May 15, 2020 We are pleased to announce that National Car & Truck Sales will be re-opening all four locations to regular business hours for on-location viewing starting May 19, 2020. The safety of our clients and staff is our number one priority. The following procedures will be put in place when we re-open. Test Drives – Customers will be able to test-drive vehicles by themselves (subject to authorization). Small Number of Staff – There will only be 1-2 staff in our sales office, keeping the number of interactions to a minimum. We have implemented the following safeguards for the safety of our staff and customers:… Read more »

Top Used Cars for Students

Whether your student is planning on attending a local university, college, or trade school, a good used car is important to ensure that they arrive safely (while saving you money). What types of used vehicles are best for students? We have a few types of reliable, affordable used cars you can consider: Used Small Cars for Students A compact car is an excellent choice for a students’ vehicle as they are reliable and have good fuel economy. For regular commuters travelling to campuses across the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island, fuel efficiency is a key feature – particularly when those tuition bills come due. Most major car manufacturers offer at least one compact car model… Read more »

National Car & Truck Sales leaps forward with new mobile-friendly, responsive auto sales website.

It’s been a long time coming, and today we are pleased to announce the launch of the NEW National Car & Truck Sales website at We are extremely excited about the responsive, mobile friendly design that will allow our customers to search for vehicles from their desktop, laptop, table or mobile phone. Our customers will be able to search our vast inventory of used vehicles on their device of choice, for any of our four locations (Victoria, Nanaimo, North Vancouver or Courtenay) We encourage you to check out what our new site has to offer, as well as the great used cars, trucks, SUV’s and commercial vehicles available. Please let us know what you… Read more »