In Store

Here at the Motorist Centre just of the City centre in Newnham Street we offer a full range of car parts, car accessories along with a comprehensive range of bikes from Raleigh and Diamondback.


We have a large range of parts at very competitive prices to maintain and repair your vehicle which include Car Battery’s from Technopart with either a three or five year warranty. We carry from stock a full range of TJ oil, air cabin and fuel filters, NGK spark & glow plugs brake pads and discs from QH. We supply both Carlube along with the award winning Triple R range of oils from Tetrosyl.

As well as making number plates whilst you wait we now offer a full key cutting service for household, commercial, safe as well as car keys. We are able to cut & programme most car along with commercial vehicle keys including those which incorporate central locking remote controls and transponders for vehicle security systems.

For those of you that may have had a slight brush with another car, parking post or just have a bit of wear and tear on your vehicles bodywork and are looking for a colour match aerosol or touch up stick we have a paint mixing system which enables us to make a colour for your vehicle whilst you wait. We will need your require your paint code.


We have added the Bosch powered E bikes to our large range of Raleigh & Diamondback bikes. Our full range of children’s bikes, Ladies along with Mens bikes are on view at our store on the first floor. Our entry bikes are available from 119.99 making the Active Atlanta along with the Active Figaro which are designed by Raleigh a great value for money entry into cycling for both Ladies and Gents. If you are looking for a bike with a higher specification we have the Raleigh Caprice, Cameo, Helion, Pioneer along with Strada all on display. For those of you who are seeking adventure by going of road why not try a Diamondback Sync which we have available in all four versions. When you make a bike purchase at The Motorist Centre you can also take the worry out of servicing costs with either a one two or three year service plan. Please ask for details.

When purchasing a bike from The Motorist Centre we want you to get the most out of your purchase. We do a full pre delivery inspection of the bike before you take it away making sure that it is set up correctly adjusted to your personal requirements. We can also fit any accessories such as lights, locks that you require. After you have had your bike for five weeks from The Motorist Centre we will give the bike its first service to free of charge make sure everything is absolutely perfect with your purchase.

We are able to offer a Cycle to work Cyclescheme.

Whilst we are open seven days a week our workshop is open six days a week Monday through to Saturday. Our cycle technicians are continuously in demand, setting up your new bike, servicing your bike, (whether or not you purchased it from us). We are able to service most makes of bicycles. Whilst it’s not required to book a bike on for work to be carried out should you wish to make an appointment feel free to call us on 01353 664508. Regular servicing will ensure it remains safe and in the case of emergency repairs we will have you riding again as quickly as we can.

Towbars & Cycle Racks

Having East Anglia’s largest Tow Bar fitting company within our group enables us at The Motorist Centre to be able to offer a full supply & fitting service for Tow Bars at either your home or place of work. We are fully approved installers of Witter, Westfalia along with Brink tow bars. Give us a call 01353 664508 seven days a week to discuss your requirements.

An ever increasing number of our customers who are having Tow Bars installed are doing so to carry their Bikes. We are now able to offer from stock both Witter along with Thule rear mount cycle racks which are able to carry two, three or even four bikes. Again give us a call on 01353 664508 we can then make a suggestion to which rack will fit your requirements.

If you wish to carry bikes but don’t want to have a Tow Bar fitted we carry a large range of both Summit & Thule roof racks which are able to have up to four roof mount cycle racks fitted. We do also have a number of Summit & Thule rear mount racks which clip on to the rear of most vehicles that do not have a roof spoiler.