The Vehicle Remarketing Association has appointed Rupert Pontin, Tim Hudson and Philip Nothard as new directors on a ten-strong board.
The wholesale and retail car markets in November showed signs of strength, despite some expected seasonality.
Demand for SUVs saw a seasonal boost as wholesale and retail average selling prices for used cars rose in October, according to data from Manheim and Motors.co.uk.
Cox Automotive saw falling days in stock and high volumes in its online and auction hall used vehicle selling platforms in September – but values were down at Manheim auctions.
Santander Consumer Finance is beginning a full national rollout of a wholesale stock funding facility for dealers at Manheim Auctions.
Retail prices in August softened slightly in the run-up to the plate change period, while wholesale used car average selling prices rose, according to Manheim and Motors.co.uk figures.
On Saturday Manheim account manager, Matthew Bamber, will set off to climb Cumbria’s three highest peaks in under 24 hours – carrying a 30kg fridge.
Luxury cars pricing performance helped to bolster a used market which increased by a nominal 0.1% in July, according to Motors.co.uk.
Former Auto Trader directors Darren Sinclair and Jonathan Williams have joined Manheim and Motors.co.uk parent company Cox Automotive in new digital roles.
Manheim has launched a new weekly ALD Automotive sale of quality returned fleet and personal lease cars at Bruntingthorpe.
Manheim has processed the 7,000th vehicle through its dedicated preparation centre in Leeds, which only opened at the start of 2016.
A 14.1% increase in wholesale prices for ex-fleet cars drove a 9.4% overall rise in the price of used cars sold at auction during June, Manheim has revealed.
Ex-fleet car prices experienced a 4.9% price drop in May according to data collated by Cox Automotive brands Manheim and Motors.co.uk.
Sinclair Group has signed a deal with Manheim for it to sell part-exchange stock from 12 of its Seat, Skoda and Volkswagen sites.
Mandy Servet, of Manheim, puts forward six ways to increase a dealer’s used car performance, in insight gained from the recent NADA convention.
Manheim’s Bristol auction site will feature part-exchange stock from 12 Seat, Škoda and Volkswagen dealerships as part of a new relationship with Sinclair Group.
Manheim has appointed Stuart Miles as business development director to help drive the business’s development strategy and sales organisation.
The price of EVs rose by 8.7% alongside a 1.2% decline for diesel cars as demand for alternative fuel vehicles continued to increase in April, reports Manheim and Motors.co.uk.
Manheim has launched the SureCheck pre-auction inspection service.
Manheim has seen three of its trainees graduate from its auctioneers’ academy to become ‘masters of the gavel’.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 7 2019
Where: Birmingham NEC
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