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Key issues facing the remarketing sector in 2020 is subject of major, free seminar from VRA

The challenges facing the remarketing sector in 2020 is the subject of a major, free seminar that has been announced by the Vehicle Remarketing Association, which represents organisations involved in buying, selling and preparing 1.5 million used vehicles every year. “2020 Vision” will take a wide-ranging look at issues likely to affect the used car

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Mike Allen of Zeus Capital added as key speaker for VRA Seminar

Mike Allen of Zeus Capital is the latest speaker to be added to the Vehicle Remarketing Association’s major free seminar, “The Challenges of 2019.” He will be speaking about the current state of the used car market and how it is likely to develop next year, delivering an overview that will be used at the

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Major free seminar on “The Challenges of 2019” for used car sector announced

A major free seminar on “The Challenges of 2019” facing the used car and van sectors has been announced by The Vehicle Remarketing Association, which represents organisations involved in the buying, selling and preparation of 1.5 million used vehicles every year. Sponsored by Manheim and taking place at the Cranmore Park Exhibition Centre, Solihull, on

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WLTP and diesel “demonisation” on the agenda at 2018 VRA Annual General Meeting

Expert advice on dealing with the impact of WLTP and diesel “demonisation” will be at the top of a list of motor industry hot topics being discussed at the 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Vehicle Remarketing Association. To be held on June 6 at BCA, Perry Barr, Birmingham, the day will centre on the

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Consumer fears of crash in used diesel car values “should now have passed,” says VRA

Consumer fears of crash in used diesel car values “should now have passed,” says VRA Consumer fears of a crash in used diesel car values prompted by emissions scandals, confused Government policy and other factors “should now have passed,” says the Vehicle Remarketing Association. Widespread belief that diesel values are set for a sharp decline

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Used car dealers should prepare for diesel-petrol shift in two years’ time, says VRA

Used car dealers should prepare for diesel-petrol shift in two years’ time, says VRA Used car dealers should be starting to think about an inevitable shift away from diesel towards petrol that is likely to take effect in around two years, says the Vehicle Remarketing Association. The trade body, which represents businesses that process 1.5

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Industry needs to educate used car buyers on “good” and “bad” diesels, says VRA

The motor industry needs to invest in educating used car buyers about the differences between “good” and “bad” diesels when it comes to emissions, says the Vehicle Remarketing Association. At last week’s meeting of the trade organisation – which represents companies that are involved in remarketing more than 1.5 million vehicles every year – there

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Industry should “remain calm” over future of diesel values, says VRA

Diesel is likely to remain a crucial part of the motor trade’s fuel mix for the foreseeable future and the motor industry should “remain calm” over its future values, says the Vehicle Remarketing Association. The trade organisation – which represents companies that are involved in remarketing more than 1.5 million vehicles every year – says

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The current situation surrounding diesel is main topic at July VRA meeting

The current situation surrounding diesel in the new and used car sectors is to be discussed at the July member meeting of the Vehicle Remarketing Association. The key speaker will be Louise Wallis, head of business development at the RMIF, looking at how factors such as CO2 and NOX emissions, the petrol versus diesel debate,

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Used diesel values to remain stable according to Aston Barclay Group

Used diesel values are likely to remain consistent over the coming 12 months if historic price deflation is anything to go by. Aston Barclay Group has looked at all elements of the used market and, based on deflation alone on three-year-old 60,000 mile ex-fleet cars, diesel prices have been more consistent than petrol. “CAP hpi

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ARVAL ADVISES FLEETS THAT DIESEL STILL HAS IMPORTANT ROLE TO PLAY DESPITE POTENTIAL SCRAPPAGE SCHEME

Diesel still has an important role to play for many fleets despite calls for a scrappage scheme designed to improve air quality by removing older vehicles, says Arval. The vehicle leasing and fleet management company believes that such initiatives can be very effective in removing old and inefficient vehicles, but there is a risk that

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Diesel sales dip after emissions scandal ‘was just a blip’

DIESEL vehicles have bounced back from the emissions scandal, according to new figures. Venson Automotive Solutions, which has its head office in Thames Ditton and sites in York, Welwyn Garden City and Nottingham, says that towards the end of last year 80 per cent of the vehicles it sent to market were diesel, proving that demand is

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