Difficulties faced by manufacturers in the new car market have led to an increase in vehicles being pre-registered, the remarketing industry has been told.
The Vehicle Remarking Association (VRA) is warning that outstanding manufacturer recalls in the used car market could attract the interest of Trading Standards.
The Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA) has welcomed three new members this month as the trade body continues to expand.
VRA says a central resource providing access to the service histories of all cars and vans that form the UK car parc is needed by the remarketing sector.
Sub-standard repair work to used cars is becoming a bigger problem thanks to the rise of personal leasing, says the Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA).
The remarketing of electric and hybrid vehicles will be the focus of a Vehicle Remarketing Association meeting on January 23 at Fleet Auction Group, Coalville.
The Vehicle Remarketing Association claims that some daily rental companies are buying nearly-new cars on the used market, because of a shortage of new stock.
Uncertainty around WLTP, the new emissions testing regime, could create unpredictability in the used car market, warns the Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA).
Trade body warns with little sign of demand for used diesels falling, it could result in a potential oversupply of petrol cars in the medium term.
Impact of Worldwide harmonised Light vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) and the ‘demonisation’ of diesel will be discussed by the Vehicle Remarketing Association.
Manufacturers should make it easier to check which items of equipment need to be included with a used car or van that is for sale, says the Vehicle Remarketing Association
Fears of a crash in used diesel car values prompted by air quality concerns “should now have passed”, says the Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA).
Taking place on March 22 at CD Auction Group in Corby, it will include a detailed presentation on how to handle the recent Advertising Standards Authority.
Speakers include Clare Jackson of Ecuity Consulting on the Swindon Hydrogen Hub, Paul Marchment of Arval on its hydrogen fleet car trial and John Hunt of Toyota
The balance of stocking diesel, petrol, hybrid and alternative fuel used cars will become a more important issue for dealers during 2018.
A new, safety sub-committee is to be formed by the VRA to look at safety issues in the remarketing sector, with a special emphasis on auctions.
Chris Cummings, head of tax at automotive consultancy ASE Global, will be providing a complete rundown for attendees.
Satnav address records and Bluetooth phone information stored on used cars and vans are set to create a headache for remarketing companies.
New rules should be introduced to regulate the mileage adjustment sector with car and van clocking on the rise, says the Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA).
The Vehicle Remarketing Association believes the motor industry needs to educate used car buyers about the differences between “good” and “bad” diesels when it comes to emissions.
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