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First Time Car Buyer near Bakersfield, CA

First Time Car Buyer near Bakersfield, CA

Start The Car-Buying Process Today!

Is this your first time purchasing a vehicle? Are you wondering what it would look like to finance your car, or want to know if it’s in your budget to pay off a used vehicle all at once? If you can answer yes to any of these questions, it’s time to head on over to Auto Depot. We boast a reliable Finance Department that is happy to work around your credit to find you an affordable payment plan that suits your budget. Visit us today at 1811 E. Divisadero St. in Fresno, CA, to meet with a member of our staff and to take a closer look at our inventory!

You can start the car-buying process before you step into our showroom. You can get an in depth look at our inventory by visiting our website. Here you can look at every car on our lot and even filter your search by make, model, fuel economy, price, and more! Once you find the vehicle you like, you can click on it and look at the detailed information such as awards it has received, interior features, and more. To start the financing process simply click on the Guaranteed Finance tab and complete the Finance Application. Once the application is submitted, your information is forwarded for approval on a car loan and we will then typically contact you within one hour with the status and details on your auto loan. If you want a better understanding of your financial situation, you can use the Payment Calculator, also located on our site, to determine your buying power and monthly budget.

If you are a recent graduate, there is no need to worry, we work with several lenders that have first time buyer programs. These programs are designed for people with little to no credit. Even in some cases you can get into a vehicle with as little as $500 down. If you have no credit, don’t fret, our special first-time buyer program available will help you get into a car under $15,999 with as little as $500 down. When you find the car you like, make sure to schedule a test drive. You can do so from the comfort of your couch by completing the application on our site. Getting behind the wheel of a car will give you the chance to see if it is the right ride for you.

We understand the car-buying process can be scary, so if you are a first-time car buyer near Bakersfield, CA, we urge you to come visit us at Auto Depot. Our reliable staff will ensure you have a great experience. We look forward to meeting you!


Contact Information


Sales Hours

559-266-7700
Monday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Dealership Information

Testimonials

Karla Jasso
Karla Jasso
GOOGLE
11-13-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Dan was great working with me , working with my credit and helping me choose a great car!

Pw America
Pw America
GOOGLE
11-11-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I was needing a new car. I showed up on foot from a uber. Three hours later... I had a great car 1 owner and clean! Mazda 6 s grand tour sedan! I left with the sunroof open! Thank you very much for the customer service. Above and beyond! I recommend Auto Depot to anyone that is looking for a realistic dealership. No games upfront honest friendly patient and understanding to each individuals needs. I found my experience to be a good one. I was not ‘talked’ into anything and I was comfortable with the process. THIS IS WHY THEY HAVE BEEN IN BUSINESS ON THE CORNER FOR SO LONG! thank you!

Alfred Facio
Alfred Facio
GOOGLE
11-5-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star
Jordan Nahoul
Jordan Nahoul
GOOGLE
11-4-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I love this place. I bought a car from here and the people were so nice to me!

Lisa Contreras
Lisa Contreras
GOOGLE
11-2-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Manny and Steve, help us again are 3rd vehicle with them. Thank you guys for helping us out. Great place , they go out of there way to help.

Michelle Woodruff
Michelle Woodruff
GOOGLE
10-27-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

This was the Best Experience I have ever had buying a vehicle. The salesman were all very experienced and knowledgeable And The Finance Manager was Excellent and he made it happen. We love Auto Depot

Desiree G.
Desiree G.
YELP
10-25-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

The managers Sam and Steve are great! They work with you with your needs and what you're looking for. They make sure you leave happy! Ask for Sam! Great people

Anthony Aguilar
Anthony Aguilar
GOOGLE
10-24-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I received excellent customer service from Dan today. What a Great experience thank you Auto Depot Fresno.

eric trevino
eric trevino
GOOGLE
10-23-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

The best costomer service got me into something nice and worked with me when nobody else would thanks auto depo

Allen Jones
Allen Jones
GOOGLE
10-23-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Dan and Many were excellent grapevine experience would recommend to anybody

Jennifer Martin
Jennifer Martin
GOOGLE
10-22-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Empty Star Empty Star
Roxanna Estrada
Roxanna Estrada
GOOGLE
10-21-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

This is the second time we have purchased a car from this dealer. They are very helpful and really went the extra mile to get us a good deal. I will definitely return for my next purchase.

Mike Trolinder
Mike Trolinder
GOOGLE
10-19-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Heady and his team are by far the best! He has a business built on integrity, trustworthiness, professionalism. I’ve known Heady for many years and one thing that always remains consistent is his honesty and his work ethic. His people are the best and make you feel like family! If you ever need a ride. Go to the best auto shop in town! Auto Depot! Where they always have your best interest at heart! Thanks Heady, Dan, Manny!

Brent Kilgore
Brent Kilgore
GOOGLE
10-16-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Dan was very helpful!

Stevo 559fadez
Stevo 559fadez
GOOGLE
10-16-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star
Stacy Salinas
Stacy Salinas
GOOGLE
10-10-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star
Ariel Ashley
Ariel Ashley
GOOGLE
10-3-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Steve and Jeff were amazing. They were so helpful.

Brandi Alexander
Brandi Alexander
GOOGLE
9-30-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Great guys fast with their paperwork good deals on good cars😉

Josiah Luke
Josiah Luke
GOOGLE
9-24-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Jeff and Sam were both great in helping my family and I get the perfect car for us. They worked with us in every way possible. Very grateful!

Jo V.
Jo V.
YELP
9-23-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I was pleased to come in and work with Steve. He did everything possible to get me approved and I finally did after talking to different dealerships. Definitely someone to look for when coming in for a car. Thankyou Steve.

Leonardo F.
Leonardo F.
YELP
9-22-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I got helped out by Dan. He got me a nice car, I recommend this place to new buyers because you get a good deal for your first car !

Emma Abina
Emma Abina
GOOGLE
9-18-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Dan, Manny & Omar took care of me. I’m very happy with my purchase. Made purchasing a car so easy. Thanks for such a smooth process.

Michael C.
Michael C.
YELP
9-13-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

It was my first time buying a car. I was nervous at first because I didn't know what I was getting into , but Steve had made it clear and gave me the run down . He got me the car I wanted , at a great monthly and low interest rate I would definitely recommend anyone to get their first and or car here , bunch of nice guys !

Kathy R.
Kathy R.
YELP
9-7-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

The experience here was AMAZING!!!!! The customer service is absolutely wonderful. Steve was very personable and helpful. Everything was explained to us perfectly to understand our options and we figured out together with his finance team what would work best. We got exactly what we wanted and couldn't be happier! I highly recommend this place and can't wait to come again the next time we are in the market for another car.

Serena Lopez
Serena Lopez
GOOGLE
8-29-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Empty Star Empty Star
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