Checkered Flag Certified

Quality Used Cars and “Checkered Flag Certified” Peace of Mind!

Checkered Flag has a multi-million dollar inventory of pre-owned vehicles. At Checkered Flag, we hand pick the best trade-ins, auction, off-lease, and factory vehicles available in the marketplace. You get the “Best of the Best” selection at prices far below market value with the Certified peace of mind. The Checkered Flag Certification guarantees:

CARFAX Vehicle History Reports

Using CARFAX vehicle history reports, every used vehicle’s title can be researched against an extensive database of used vehicle records coming from over 20,000 data sources. CARFAX Vehicle History Reports include title information (including salvaged or junked titles), flood damage history, total loss accident history, odometer readings, lemon history, number of owners, accident indicators (such as airbag deployments), state emissions inspection results, service records, and vehicle use (taxi, rental, lease, etc.). This high level of consumer protection allows you to choose and purchase any of our quality vehicles with the confidence you deserve.

Checkered Flag Certified Quality Inspection

Every Checkered Flag Certified vehicle must pass a rigorous and extensive 145 point quality inspection before it can be sold. Our certified mechanics check all major mechanical and electrical systems and every power accessory as part of our rigid quality controls

12-Month/12,000-mile Warranty

Every Checkered Flag Certified vehicle gets a 12 month/12,000 mile comprehensive major mechanical warranty.

3-Day No Questions Asked Money-Back Guarantee

True customer satisfaction starts with a quality car at a great price and continues with the Checkered Flag “3-Day No Questions Asked Money Back Guarantee.” See your product specialist for written details.

Lowest Prices Everyday

Our prices are based on actual data pulled from several sources including the Official Used Car Blue Book and vAuto, the industry’s most powerful valuation tool that shares live market pricing of identically equipped vehicles in the local marketplace. We post an itemized Checkered Flag price online and upfront, no games. It’s easy to make an educated purchase from us.

We’ll Buy Your Car

All Checkered Flag customers are guaranteed an honest and straight forward appraisal of their trade-in’s value. We’ll be happy to appraise your trade whether you purchase a car from us or not. You can sell us your car without buying one from us. Just bring your vehicle in and we’ll make you an offer, in writing, using current buying guides. Don’t worry about low trade-in figures from other dealers or expensive classified ads – just bring your vehicle in and take advantage of our free appraisal to purchase offer. It’s fast. It’s easy. So … remember if you’re ready to sell, we’re ready to buy.

Credit Rebuilding Programs

Take advantage of Checkered Flag’s finance approval power. The Checkered Flag organization sends hundreds of credit applications to a variety of lending sources every month. As a result, our lending sources are eager to approve quickly and at affordable terms. Most of our customers drive home their vehicle the same day!

Financing That Suits Your Budget

Checkered Flag uses a variety of national lending sources and local banks to secure the best finance arrangements for you. Our computerized system easily shops competitive terms and rates within minutes.

Service Contracts That Cover 1-2-3

1. 5 Day Money Back Guarantee
2. Many Checkered Flag vehicles come with the balance of the original manufacturer’s factory warranty.
3. Customized extended service contracts for up to 6 years and 24-hour roadside assistance plans available.

Complimentary State Inspections

Your Checkered Flag Certified used vehicle will receive complimentary Virginia state inspections for as long as you own it!

Online Shopping at

Shopping online has never been easier. At, you can do the research, choose from hundreds of vehicles, get a quote, and schedule a test drive. It’s that easy! Plus, you can even appraise your trade instantly with our Black Book trade-in tool. It’s easy online at