Used Cars 31 May
Dealers stocking higher value used cars to protect cashflow, says Aston Barclay
Used car dealers continued to avoid stocking higher value premium used cars in May to help preserve their cashflow, according to Aston Barclay.
People News 11 May
Aston Barclay chief executive exits following raft of senior management changes
Aston Barclay chief executive Tom Marley has left the business “by mutual agreement” as the company announced a raft of changes and new leadership roles.
Used Cars 4 Apr
Aston Barclay partners with The Energy Saving Trust to launch educational EV auctions
Aston Barclay has partnered with the Energy Saving Trust to launch a new monthly electric vehicle (EV) auction - with an educational slant.
Used Cars 21 Mar
Competitive pricing promises demand for Chinese EV brands at used car auctions
Competitive pricing will help drive demand for emerging Chinese electric vehicle (EV) brands when they reach UK auctions as used cars, according to Aston Barclay.
Used Cars 20 Feb
Used LCV market reaches 'new normal', according to Aston Barclay
Aston Barclay believes the used LCV market is now set at its “new normal” until 2024.
Used Cars 18 Jan
Used EV prices fell by £5k in Q4, says Aston Barclay
Wholesale prices for used electric vehicles (EVs) fell by almost £5,000 during Q4, according to Aston Barclay.
People News 14 Dec
Aston Barclay appoints ex-BCA and Manheim manager to boost LCV sales
Aston Barclay has appointed former BCA and Manheim manager Danny Healey to boost its commercial vehicle sales in the new position of head of LCV development.
Market Insight 25 Oct
Used van values are on the rise, says Aston Barclay
Values of used vans rose for the first time this year during Q3, figures from Aston Barclay show.
Supplier Interviews 12 Oct
10 Minutes with... Aston Barclay chairman Greg MacLeod
In AM's latest '10 Minutes With...' supplier interview Aston Barclay chairman Greg McLeod talks to AM about the automotive remarketing business's growth since acquisition in 2017 and what will come next.
Used Cars 16 Sep
Premium cars defy cost-of-living crisis in Aston Barclay desirability index
Premium cars defied the UK’s deepening cost-of-living crisis to dominate the Aston Barclay desirability index in early September.
Used Cars 9 Aug
Used premium SUVs remain in-demand as Defender tops August league table
Used Land Rover Defender models are the most desired at auction, according to Aston Barclay’s desirability index.
Used Cars 19 Jul
Vauxhall Corsa-e EV is ‘most desirable’ car at Aston Barclay auctions
Vauxhall’s zero-emissions Corsa-e hatchback has emerged as the most desirable’ car at Aston Barclay auctions as EVs and premium cars attract the most attention from buyers.
Used Cars 13 Jul
Used diesel volumes reach record low as EV prices soar
The volume of used diesel cars going under the hammer reached an all-time low in Q2, according to Aston Barclay’s latest monthly used market report.
Used Cars 17 Jun
Diesel cars still UK’s fastest selling used cars, Aston Barclay tells BVRLA
Diesel cars remain the UK’s fastest selling used cars and continue to buck the trend of declining values, Aston Barclay has told the BVRLA.
Used car 18 May
The price is right: delivering margin in a turbulent used car retail sector
With retailers operating in an increasingly challenging used car environment where stock is in short supply and prices are continually adjusting, it has become even more imperative to price used vehicles correctly to both maximise margins and maintain stock turn.
People News 13 May
Aston Barclay appoints Mark Hankey as chief revenue officer
Mark Hankey has joined Aston Barclay’s ‘new look’ sales team as chief revenue officer.
Used Cars 20 Apr
Used fleet car prices up 51% as values continue to rise at Aston Barclay
Aston Barclay has reported that it expects high demand for used vehicles “well in to 2023” after seeing used fleet car values rise 50.6% in a year and voicing predictions of a diesel car comeback.
People News 2 Mar
Aston Barclay appoints The Car Buying Group MD Tom Marley as CEO
Aston Barclay’s newly-appointed chief executive Tom Marley has said he wants to “catapult the group to higher growth” after negotiating the challenges of COVID-19 and vehicle supply shortages.
Supplier News 21 Feb
Aston Barclay re-appointed as IMDA partner for 2022
Aston Barclay has been appointed as The Independent Motor Dealers Association’s (IMDA) official auction partner for 2022, following a “successful” first year.
Used Cars 15 Feb
Used dealers focus on value models in February, according to Aston Barclay
Used car dealers are focusing on sub-£15,000 models from mainstream brands this month, following a period of high demand for premium-badged cars.