Rostrum representation from fleets is becoming ever more important to achieving good results at motor auctions, says Glass's.
Data provider Glass's have named the top five optional extras that for retaining residual values.
A series of promotions and new appointments have been made this week at vehicle data provider, Glass's.
Fleet News is again joining forces with Glass’s to deliver car and commercial vehicle residual value forecast data to fleet decision makers attending this year’s Company Car in Action.
The used car market is starting to reach the long-predicted tipping point into oversupply with values coming under pressure as a result, reports Glass's.
Used cars that have covered 'starship mileages' of 150,000 or more are no longer off-putting to buyers if the condition and the badge is right, reports Glass's.
David Hill has been appointed to the role of commercial vehicle editor to further strengthen the valuations team at Glass's.
There would be "significant uncertainty" over used car values if the UK left the EU following the June referendum, says Glass's.
Plug-in petrol hybrids face a struggle in the used sector, because used buyers don't see the same advantages as company car drivers, says Glass’s.
The traditional winter surge in values for 4x4s has failed to materialise again this year and may no longer be a feature of the market, reports Glass's.
Possible schemes that could ban or reduce usage of existing diesel cars in major towns and cities could see the values of diesel cars fall significantly, says Glass's.
Glass’s is reporting that the fastest selling used cars in November were value for money SUVs and crossovers.
Trade values of Volkswagen used cars have so far only been marginally affected by the emissions scandal, according to figures from Glass's.
A vacuum is being created in the new car market for new prestige brands as the established upmarket choices go increasingly mainstream, says Glass's.
Smarter remarketing strategies will be needed by manufacturers and leasing companies if they are to be successful in the used car market in 2016, says Glass's.
Jayson Whittington has been appointed to the newly created role of manager of commercial vehicle and leisure valuations at Glass's.
A new business unit designed to provide automotive data and insight on a European basis has been created by EurotaxGlass's (ETG).
Fewer than one in three councils (29%) employ policies to support the procurement of low emission vehicles (LEVs), research suggests.
A series of five roadshows for "anyone with an interest in the used car market" is being held by Glass's around the country later this month.
Steve Jackson, chief car editor at Glass's, looks at trends in the new car market.
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