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Star car and what it’s worth

Star car

VEHICLE: Honda Accord 1.8 V-TEC SE manual 5dr
AGE: 00Y
MILEAGE: 88,000
WHERE SOLD: BCA Blackbushe
PRICE: £3,225
% of CAP CLEAN: 128%

BACKGROUND: A popular model in a good colour, this car was direct-entered by a major bank. The five-year-old car had been well maintained and was offered at a sensible mileage.

A good level of pre-sale preparation meant the car looked its very best and – of course – the V5 and MoT were present. Pretty much a tick in every box and adding some BCA buying power, this car sold for well above CAP Clean.

What it’s worth

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.

PEUGEOT 307 1.6 RAPIER 5dr

Age: 01Y
Mileage: 100,000
Value - Trade
CAP Clean: £3,300
Glass’s Guide: £3,800
Value - Retail
Staff price guide: £4,350

  • Retail to staff source: www.parkers.co.uk based on private trade for good condition
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