Rac Eva
McCarthy Cars

Hello, and thank you for visiting McCarthy Cars.

Right now, our website isn't working properly on Internet Explorer, we recommend using another browser.

Please visit Browse Happy to get the latest modern browser for your computer.

020 8031 6289

As you might expect, we at McCarthy Cars are excited by all things automotive. So, when we learned about the forthcoming illustrated talk at Crystal Palace Museum – entitled Motorsport in the Park – we couldn’t wait to bring you news of this fascinating event. Over the years, the Crystal Palace has played host to… continue

Essential Winter Maintenance

ESSENTIAL WINTER MAINTENANCE Here are our five top tips to keep your car in great condition over the winter: Windscreen wipers – wipers have a shorter life than you might expect but are key to making sure that you can see clearly, particularly on wet and dark days. So, if you see any signs of streaking… continue


No matter what colour your car is on the outside, it can be greener on the inside with these efficient motoring tips. The advice below applies to new vehicles and Approved Used cars, and you can buy pre-owned models from McCarthy Cars in south London today. Choose an electric car or hybrid Vehicles either partially… continue


It goes without saying but the safety of everyone who travels in your car is vital, particularly when there are children among your passengers. Car safety features are becoming increasingly more sophisticated, and many are dedicated specifically to protecting young occupants. Improved technology and fixtures can go a very long way towards keeping any young… continue

To each driver, ‘premium’ means something a little different. It may be the quality of the design and upholstery, the range of technology features, or the detail in the finishes. As such, the variety of vehicles you can discover is impressively wide. Below is an evaluation of premium hatchbacks on sale now to help you… continue


The medium SUV segment in the UK is vast. With so many models to choose from, deciding on the best one can be tricky. Find out a little more about some of the most popular vehicles in this segment with the overviews below. Jeep Cherokee Jeep is a name that has long represented off-road capability.… continue


For every model produced, manufacturers are obliged to provide technical information that includes CO2 emissions and fuel economy figures. It is widely accepted that these are given in good faith, and are based on rigorous testing. However, the controversy created when Volkswagen was found to have installed software that ‘cheated’ its emission figures gave many… continue

The London Motor Show celebrates the latest innovations in the automotive industry and offers car enthusiasts the chance to get up close to the most exciting cars in the world. This event came to Battersea Park in London in May 2016 for the first time in eight years. It was a huge success, with many… continue

The bestof Croydon has announced the winner of the Croydon Business of the Year 2017 Awards. Used car dealer McCarthy Cars received 124 reviews during the campaign, to win the coveted accolade of Croydon Business of the Year 2017. The Business of the Year Awards is organised by thebestof, a marketing organisation committed to raising… continue


McCarthy Cars has been trading in Croydon since 1973 – and to this day, we’ve always taken an active interest in what’s going on in our local area. We’re a dog-friendly dealership, and there’s an upcoming event that we feel is well worth publicising: Woof Cancer Day, which takes place in Croydon on February 4,… continue