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Star Car & What it's Worth


VEHICLE: 2002 52 Mercedes-Benz ML270 CDI tiptronic auto
MILEAGE: 19,000
% OF CAP: 16%

BACKGROUND: A very nicely presented example of the desirable ML270 station wagon in silver, this was sold in a specialist prestige car sale at BCA Belle Vue earlier this month. Standard specification includes permanent four-wheel drive, electronic stability programme, traction control and five-spoke alloy wheels.

Direct entered by the fleet operator, this vehicle was sold for £27,000. CAP Clean is £23,300 meaning the car achieved 116% of CAP Clean.

The car was pre-sale Smart Prepared and the sale had been heavily marketed via BCA’s website and through direct email – this generated a lot of buying power in the auction hall and with competitive bidding was largely responsible for the value soaring above guide prices.


IF your car is leased or outright purchased, knowing its value is vital, particularly if you want offer staff the chance to buy the vehicle at the end of the contract. Use our weekly guide to benchmark prices.

AUDI A6 1.9 TDI 130 SE 6-speed
Age: 01 51
Mileage: 60,000
Value - Trade
CAP Clean: £9,700
Glass’s Guide: £10,375
Retail to staff price guide: £11,410

Source: www.parkers.co.uk based on private trade for good condition vehicle

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