Used Cars 29 Sep
NFDA trials Electric Vehicle Approved (EVA) scheme for used car auctions
The Retail Motor Industry Federation (RMI) is set to trial an Electric Vehicle Approved (EVA) accreditation scheme in the used car remarketing sector.
Used Cars 23 Sep
September sales boost unlikely to deliver ‘significant volumes’ of used cars
Car retailers’ used car forecourts are unlikely to benefit from “significant volumes” of additional stock as a result of the sector’s seasonal September sales boost.
People News 21 Sep
CEO of Fleet Auction Group Andrew Walker appointed as NAMA chairman
The National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) has appointed Fleet Auction Group (FLAG) chief executive Andrew Walker as its new chairman.
Used Cars 9 Aug
Car Auction Search website showcases stock from NAMA members
A new online platform has launched that showcases stock from all National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) members in one place.
Used Cars 19 Apr
Used petrol and diesel cars retain strong values post-lockdown, says NAMA
Auction companies are predicting that values for used petrol and diesel cars will remain strong as the country emerges from lockdown and consumer confidence improves.
Market Insight 16 Mar
Wholesale used car demand will ‘remain strong’ post-lockdown, says NAMA
The National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) has said that first-time conversion rates are set to rise as used car demand increases with the easing of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions.
Supplier News 7 Jan
Cox Automotive confirms business-as-usual despite lockdown
Cox Automotive has confirmed that it will continue to operate all its UK businesses during the latest national Coronavirus lockdown.
Supplier News 6 Jan
Business as usual for car auctions in COVID-19 ‘Lockdown 3’
Car auctions have indicated that it will remain business as usual for stock-sourcing dealers during the latest COVID-19 lockdown across the UK.
Market Insight 17 Nov
‘Business as usual’ at used car auctions, reports NAMA
Members of the National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) have told the organisation that it remains “business as usual” at their remarketing centres, despite the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
Used Cars 16 Jul
‘Market correction’ of used car values expected after rapid restart
The used car market could be on course for a similar “market correction” to that seen in May last year after car dealers and remarketing companies flew out of the blocks post-lockdown.
Supplier News 5 Jun
Industry bodies combine to provide COVID-19 unified safety guidance
Four of the UK remarketing sector's industry bodies have come together to deliver unified guidance on how to comply with safety guidance as the COVID-19 crisis eases and automotive retail businesses begin to re-open.
Used Cars 12 Mar
Car auction volumes to ‘stabilise’ amid stock shortage, says NAMA
The volume of cars passing through UK remarketing centres looks set to stabilise during March following a “few months of strong growth”, according to NAMA.
Used Cars 22 Jan
NAMA survey predicts rising values for used hybrid vehicles
The National Association of Motor Auctions’ (NAMA) monthly market attitude survey has indicated that many remarketing specialists anticipate a rise in the value of used hybrid vehicles during January.
Used Cars 7 Oct
Remarketing sector is upbeat about October and Q4 markets, says NAMA
The used car market will remain strong through the fourth quarter of 2019, says the National Association of Motor Auctions, after its latest market attitude survey.
Used Cars 5 Sep
EV supply shortages to drive used value growth in September
Consumers looking to buy a 69-plate electric vehicle (EV) in September could be scuppered by a shortage of vehicles entering the market – leading to greater demand for used EVs.
Used Cars 22 Aug
Car supermarket stock decline sparked July sales slowdown
Used car sales slowed in the UK’s car supermarkets as franchised retailers' growing stock levels sped-up their stock turn during July, according to the latest data from Motors.co.uk.
Used Cars 7 Aug
Rising used car demand increases competition for stock in August
Conversion rates are expected to increase at the UK’s car auctions during August as the number of used cars entering the market struggles to meet the demand from car dealers.
Used Cars 3 Apr
Strong demand for used diesel cars drives 5.6% Q1 values increase
Strong demand for used diesel vehicles has resulted in a 5.6% increase in values during Q1 as part of an apparent resurgence in popularity, according to data published by Autorola.
Used Cars 5 Feb
Auction demand will be high in February, predicts NAMA
The National Association of Motor Auctions predicts that February will be a “strong month” for auction houses as volumes and conversions rates are expected to increase.
Used Cars 24 Jan
NAMA predicts strong used car demand in 2019
The used car markets record-breaking performance in 2018 is expected to continue this year, predicts the National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA).