Thompson & Smith

  • The benefits of a friendly service

    31/05/2017 08:34:31

    quality dealer

    One of the biggest decisions to make when it comes to getting your car repaired or serviced is whether to go to a large chain dealer or an independent dealer who offers a more personal service. Here are the benefits of the personal service approach.

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  • Latest arrivals at Thompson and Smith

    15/05/2017 10:20:30

    latest arrivals

    Spring is finally here, although we've had a few false starts.

    If spring means it's time for you to find a new car, why not have a look at some of the new arrivals we have here in our spacious showroom on the edge of Louth?

    As 'Lincolnshire's

  • Why up to 100,000 Vauxhall Corsas get sold each year

    28/04/2017 11:50:22

    great engines

    The Vauxhall Corsa is by far the most popular Vauxhall car sold each year and is frequently the second most sold car every single year out of all car models. So let's take a look at the unsurprising reasons why the nation loves this car so much.


  • After a new car this summer?

    18/04/2017 13:57:48

    summer photo

    Summer is a great time to purchase a new car, with 17 plates coming down in value before the release of the 67 registration in September. If you're in the market for a new car for summer, allow T&S to help, here are our three picks from our showroom which we th

  • Check your vehicle out this spring

    31/03/2017 10:49:44

    spring cars

    With winter behind us and the much more enjoyable spring and summer months to come, you're probably planning on getting out in the open air in your car and doing some sightseeing or holidaying. Before you do that, make sure your vehicle is safe to drive.


  • Car Finance PCP Explained

    22/03/2017 15:44:22

    car finance

    If you’re considering your options for financing a used car purchase, it might be worth looking at taking out a Personal Contract Purchase agreement (PCP).

    What is a Personal Contract Purchase agreement?

    With a PCP agreement, yo

  • Top things to check when test driving a used car

    02/03/2017 05:54:13

    Test Drive

    When it comes to purchasing a used car, there are some factors that must be taken into account. While everyone has the ideal preference in mind, it is vital that when you buy a vehicle, you are sure that it is the right model for you.

    Although all aspe

  • We've moved on so far from 'white van man'

    22/02/2017 14:57:01

    vauxhall van

    It wasn't the most pleasant of terms - was it? Amazingly, it's twenty years since the term was first coined, apparently by The Sunday Times, as a term for self-employed tradespeople, rather than professional freight drivers. It was picked up both on radio and elsew

  • Top 3 picks from our showroom

    30/01/2017 16:32:42


    With so many great cars to choose from on our forecourt, we really have got something for everyone. It’s difficult for us at Thompson & Smith to choose just one vehicle, so we’ve put together a quick summary of our current favourites.


  • Why buying a car on finance is a good idea

    16/01/2017 16:00:11

    Car Finance

    If you're looking to change things up with a new car, it's worth considering the benefits that buying a car on finance can offer. Whether it's improving your credit rating, getting the car you really want or having fixed monthly repayments so you know exactly how muc