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Get notifed when OnlineSellerPlus dealers are available in your region!

Heads up! Some of the services on this page are currently only available in the Greater Toronto Area. Get on the list today to find out when it's available in your area.

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We have the most inventory available for online purchase in Canada. You might just buy your next car while enjoying a cup of coffee.

Fast and Easy Buying Process

From calculating your payments to deposit, the whole process takes less than 10 minutes.

Customize Your Purchase

The best lease and financing promotions available through the dealer are automatically applied to your purchase. You can also select from available accessories and warranties during the checkout process.

Apply for Credit

Submit a secure credit application through our checkout and save time on the paperwork. Once approved, your purchase is automatically updated with your credit terms.

Reserve Vehicle Online

Place a deposit and schedule an appointment with the seller for final signatures and walk-through of your vehicle's features.

Trade-In Your Current Vehicle

If you have a vehicle to trade-in, you can upload photos and information about your vehicle right from your mobile device and receive an appraisal.

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Introducing OnlineSellerPlus Dealerships in the Greater Toronto Area!

AutoTrader's OnlineSellerPlus program makes car shopping the most straightforward it's ever been. The dealership will deliver the car directly to your door for free, so you can test drive it for 48 hours from the comfort of your home. If you love it, keep it. It's as simple as that!

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Price guidance you can trust

We compare all similar vehicles and specifications like kilometers, transmission, trim, and options. We use live market data to rate the price and details with no influence from the sellers. This ensures full independence of the rating process and pricing guidance you can trust.

COVID-19 Safety Features

Right now, moving forward means staying safe. That’s why in addition to our online shopping experience, our touchless delivery and pickup process allows you to buy or trade your vehicle in a much safer way.

If you need to keep moving, we’re here to help.

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Frequently Asked Questions

You can buy a car online from any dealership across Canada that has signed up to participate. Listings for vehicles that can be purchased online will have a blue Buy Online badge. Shoppers can also use the search filter to show only vehicles that can be purchased online.
When purchasing a car from an Online Seller Plus dealership, you can have the peace of mind offered by the 48-Hour Test Drive, 30-Day Warranty, and 10-Day Money Back Guarantee. Also, rest assured that any information you share with us is not stored and only shared with the dealership to coordinate your transaction.
Yes! Online Seller Plus dealerships offer a 48-Hour Test Drive and participating dealerships can deliver a vehicle to your home up to three times a year. For dealerships that aren't part of the Online Seller Plus program, shoppers can find vehicles available for a home test drive using our "Test Drive" filter.
Yes! Using AutoTrader, you can recieve an Instant Cash Offer for your vehicle where available. All you have to do is input details about your car and our online tool will provide a valuation for your vehicle based on real-time data for similar vehicles in similar condition. Then you can bring it into a participating dealership so they can verify its condition and you can walk out with cash on the same day or use the cash towards your new vehicle.
You can get financing if you buy online by completing the online credit application. Your details will be shared with the dealership partner, who will help you coordinate the transaction. Should you wish to secure your own third-party financing, you may do so by skipping the application step.
AutoTrader iQ analyzes similar vehicles in your area and the listing will show you if the price you see is good, great, fair, or above average based on real-time data, so you can feel confident you're getting the best price available.
Our AutoTrader Specialists are here to guide you through the car buying process. At any time during your car-buying journey, you can reach out to a live agent if you have any questions or need help with any part of the process. 
Buying a car online allows you to compare across dealerships, calculate payments, apply for credit, and trade in your car all from the comfort of your own home. When buying through an OSP Dealer, you have the added benefits of a 48-Hour home test drive and a Money Back Guarantee that is only available through AutoTrader.ca. 
If you change your mind about a car you purchased, OSP dealerships offer a 10-Day Money Back Guarantee, no questions asked!
You can go into the dealership at any point throughout the process, but to qualify for the 30-Day Warranty or Money Back Guarantee, you must place your deposit through AutoTrader.ca.
Yes, there are many dealerships that offer online car buying that are not enrolled in the OSP program. You can find all dealerships that offer online buying by using the search in the Buy Online page or using the "Buy Online" toggle in the search results page.
Online Seller Plus dealers are hand-picked, experienced dealerships who provide a shining example for other dealerships, and extraordinary experiences for car buyers. Once selected, an Online Seller Plus badge  will automatically appear on their listing and profile to help you identify them.
We constantly monitor Online Seller Plus dealerships to ensure that the program highlights the dealerships who are most dedicated to providing outstanding car buying experience.
To qualify for the Online Seller Plus program, a dealership must:
-  Have a 4.5+ rating on Google -  Have the majority of their inventory priced "Good" or "Great"
-  Provide detailed photos and descriptions of their inventory
-  Honour No-Haggle/All-In Pricing to Auto Trader consumers
-  *Offer a 48-hour / 150km Try Before You Buy Test Drive
-  Conduct Trade-In Appraisals virtually or at car buyers homes
-  Deliver vehicles to car buyers homes * Some conditions apply.  Dealer may reserve the right to cancel a test drive

What does Auto Trader Promise (Backed by Auto Trader): When purchasing a vehicle on autotrader.ca from an Online Seller Plus dealer you can have 100% confident in your purchase.
-  All vehicles sold by an Online Seller Plus dealer are backed by Auto Trader with a 10-day money back guarantee
-  *All qualifying vehicles come are back by Auto Trader with a 30-day / 1500km mechanial warranty
-  Auto Trader will provide unbiased customer support during the checkout process
The Online Seller Plus Terms & Conditions apply. Auto Trader doesn't endorse any dealership, including their listings.
*Vehicles within 10 model years and within 160,000 kms at time of purchase