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GEFCO group reports 4.2 billion euros turnover and strong financial performance

Courbevoie, France, 30 May 2017 – GEFCO Group, a global player in industrial logistics and the European leader in automotive logistics, has announced that it generated a turnover of € 4.2 billion in 2016. Luc Nadal, Chairman of the Management Board of GEFCO Group, says: “2016 has been an excellent year for GEFCO Group, and

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Ease-of-use, tablet optimisation and slick estimating makes Glass’s Repair Estimate “the natural evolution” of GlassMatix

Repair Estimate provides a serious, cost effective alternative for the crash repair market.  Embraced by Autovista Group’s European customers since 2013, Glass’s Repair Estimate brings fast, straightforward and accurate repair estimating, as well as market leading dynamic graphics, to the UK. David Littleford, Key Account Manager at Glass’s, says: “GlassMatix did a great job for

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New vehicle registration comments from Glass’s, valuation and insight specialists

Here are Glass’s comments in response to the latest SMMT release on new vehicle registrations:- “The bumper new car registration figure of over half a million vehicles for March was not unexpected at all as manufacturers sought to move cars to the market ahead of the new VED changes, which also coincided with the new

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Voluntary terminations at record high, according to G3 Remarketing

The voluntary termination (VT) of personal contract purchase (PCP) and hire purchase agreements (HP) are at an all-time high, according to G3 Remarketing. The motoring specialist deals with and disposes of nearly 1,000 VTs each month for a broad range of funders, and has seen a 35% increase in these cars going through its auction,

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G3 Remarketing invests in NAMA training for inspection staff

Vehicle remarketing specialist G3 Remarketing has invested in training from the National Association of Motor Auction (NAMA) for all of its vehicle inspection staff. The NAMA training scheme sets out to enhance buyers’ trust in the condition and grade of a vehicle at auction – whether online or in person. G3, an independent remarketer, holds

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Celebrating the ‘Robust and Affordable’ Ford Fiesta is Glass’s Used Van Hero for March

For those wanting economy and practicality The Ford Fiesta van has been named as Glass’s Used Van Hero for March. Each month, Glass’s Commercial Vehicle editors hold a meeting to name the current Used Van Hero in the UK market – the model they believe offers outstanding value for money and ability. Andy Picton, Chief

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“Flexible and popular” Renault Trafic is Glass’s Used Van Hero for November

Panel van has been commercial vehicle favourite for more than 35 years Renault’s long-established Trafic panel van has been named as Glass’s Used Van Hero for November. Each month, Glass’s commercial vehicle editors hold a meeting to name their current Used Van Hero in the UK market – the model they believe offers outstanding value,

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Aston Barclay predicts a happy Christmas for the used car market

The used market looks set to finish 2016 with a healthy supply of cars matched by healthy demand from buyers, who are keen to purchase stock during a buoyant Christmas and New Year trading period. The market looks set to finish in a similar fashion to 2015, with vendors selling right up to the festive

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“Pretty much unique” Nissan Cabstar is Glass’s Used Van Hero for November

Construction industry favourite has unique position in commercial vehicle market Nissan’s long-established cab-over favourite, the Cabstar, has been named as Glass’s Used Van Hero for November. Each month, Glass’s commercial vehicle editors hold a meeting to name the current Used Van Hero in the UK market – the model they believe offers outstanding value, quality

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Mercedes CL500 is Glass’s Used Car Hero for November Super-luxury coupe for the price of the cheapest new hatchbacks

The Mercedes-Benz CL500 is Glass’s Used Car Hero for November, giving buyers a taste of super-luxury motoring for the price of the cheapest new hatchbacks. The C215 version, made from 2000-2007, was based on the contemporary S-Class and cost around £70,000 new – but good examples can now be had for a tenth of that

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G3 Remarketing to hold customer insight session

G3 Remarketing – an online and physical car auction specialist – is set to hold one of the remarketing industry’s first customer insight events. Taking place at G3’s Leeds headquarters on 22nd November, the free Q&A session will be co-hosted by Melanie Chell, of Shoosmiths, a leading national motor and asset legal specialist, which recently

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Glass’s predicts an early end for hybrids as electric cars surge ahead

‘Within a few years, hybrids could be seen as little more than a curiosity and this will undoubtedly affect their values’ says Glass’s director of valuations Rupert Pontin HYBRIDS are likely to be a passing phase in car technology that will be surpassed by electric vehicles (EV) in a matter of a few years, to

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