Aston Barclay has announced plans to welcome physical buyers back to its auction halls from April 12, while following Government Covid-19 measures.
New car supply issues caused by post-Brexit trade deal with the EU, according to Cox Automotive, while the used car market is outperforming expectations.
The 600 IMDA members will have access to Aston Barclay’s six auction centres with IMDA stock being branded as part of weekly dealer sales held at each site.
BCA is staging four used van and car online auctions over Christmas and New Year, while Aston Barclay announces two online used car sales during the festive period.
TCH Leasing has renewed its remarketing contract with Aston Barclay for a further two years.
The average price of 24-60-month ex-fleet stock falling by 9.5% (£881) in the month to £10,638, according to Aston Barclay.
Aston Barclay’s technology was flourishing ahead of the pandemic
Aston Barclay is to continue to run a full digital and van sales programme after the new Covid-19 lockdown begins tomorrow.
Aston Barclay has refreshed its focus on customer service with the appointment of Martin Potter to the new role of managing director - customer.
News briefs from across the fleet industry, including how SMR is a key consideration for fleets going forward and drink driving warning during the holiday season.
Diesel used car prices rise by 31.3% as demand for older vehicles in the used car market outstrips supply.
Aston Barclay has been appointed by Zenith as its preferred supplier of remarketing services in a new two-year contract.
Aston Barclay is maintaining its online-only auction policy, despite Government guidance that auctions can re-open.
Fleets urged to stagger vehicle returns to help lessen the impact of coronavirus on used car values, while dealers are warned not to cut new car prices.
Half of buyers said they are expecting a strong demand for used cars as soon as dealers open for business, a survey suggests.
Average fleet prices rose by 1.7% (£174) from £9,799 in Q4 19 to £9,973 in Q1, helped by average mileage reducing 3,322 miles in the quarter.
Aston Barclay’s Prees Heath and Wakefield auctions have both broken records as the UK used car industry experienced a bumper start to 2020.
Cargiant has agreed to extend its remarketing contract with Aston Barclay, continuing a 20-year long relationship with the auction house.
The family-run business will dispose of over 1,000 used cars each year through Aston Barclay’s Westbury site in Wiltshire.
The UK used market finished Q4 2019 as strongly as it has started 2020, according to the latest Aston Barclay Market Insights report.
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