More consumers are considering electric cars, with a 12 per cent increase in views in the second half of 2016, according to Motors.co.uk.
Cox Automotive saw year-on-year increases in selling prices in both the wholesale and retail used car markets in January.
Trevor Mather, Auto Trader's chief executive, on competitors, the threat from manufacturer direct sales and the implications of Brexit
‘Explosion of the crossover’ has seen volumes rapidly increase as days in stock fall
Ten years after Motors.co.uk first entered the UK market the online car trading platform has taken time to reflect on the changing nature of the automotive industry.
Motors.co.uk has launched a mobile-first version of its AutoEdit platform to cater specifically for users of Apple’s iphones and ipads.
Used car prices rose in the wholesale and retail markets in December.
Motors.co.uk has told car dealers not to leave customers out in the cold over the festive by updating their answerphone messages in preparation for a rise in post-Christmas enquiries.
Consumers can now compare how much their car journeys cost in their current vehicle relative to a potential new purchase.
A speedy new website has boosted online views by 12.5% and dealer leads from visitors by 14.5%, according to Motors.co.uk.
The wholesale and retail car markets in November showed signs of strength, despite some expected seasonality.
The majority of UK car buyers use three or more websites to find their next car, according to research from Motors.co.uk.
Motors.co.uk saw a 17% in enquiries during October to record its best ever Q4 month.
TripAdvisor internet entrepreneur Langley Steinert claims that his new venture, CarGurus, is aiming to top the online car retail segment, stating “profitability isn’t an issue” as they target Auto Trader and Motors.co.uk.
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.
Motors.co.uk has targeted speed and heightened customer engagement with the launch of a new website to speed up consumers’ search for a new car.
European car buyers are taking advantage of the weakening pound by buying cars advertised in the UK.
Motors.co.uk has created a mobile-first version of its AutoEdit platform called AutoEdit GO.
Motors.co.uk has partnered with a government-backed scheme to offer essential advice to new parents.
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.
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