Auto Trader names top 10 fastest selling used cars | Motor Trader

Heading the top ten was the Citroen Grand C4 Picasso, which took an average of 15 days to sell, compared to the industry average of 55 days. Ford took the second and third fastest selling slots with the C-Max and Focus respectively followed by the Audi TT in fourth position and the Nissan Qashqai in fifth slot. Vauxhall took two positions in the top 10 […]

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Dealer part exchange used car values 40% higher than 2012

The average value of part exchanges sold at auction is 40% higher now than it was in 2012, according to BCA. Simon Henstock, BCA’s UK operations director, said average used car values have been rising largely throughout the year as a result of an imbalance in supply and demand “This has resulted in some significant rises in average value across the used car market. “Dealer […]

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UK used car sales recover to pre-recessionary levels

Used Car sales hit 7.1 million units in 2012, outpacing new car sales by climbing 6.4% and returning to pre-recession levels according to figures from the BCA Used Car Market Report. The 2013 BCA Report also reveals that the used car market reached a record high in terms of value in 2012, at £38.1 billion, outperforming the total new car market value by £5.8 billion. […]

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