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July used car trade sales up 12.2%, says NAMA

Sales of used cars at auction in July increased by 12.2% year on year and conversion levels rose to 80% from 73% in the preceding month. The figures from the National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) members “reflect strong levels of trade buyer activity”, particularly among the smaller and medium sized franchised and independent dealers.

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Auto Trader reveals July’s fastest selling used cars

Auto Trader figures for July reveal that petrol versions of the 2012 BMW 1 Series with automatic transmissions were the quickest sellers nationally, taking an average of 17 days to turn. Overall, models in the national top 10 sold in around 20 days. This was the same as in June, however their average price rose

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Record month for Manheim as van values rise in July

Manheim saw record CV volumes in July, with a 45% increase in volume year-on-year, and average selling prices up 1.6% (£75) from June. Matthew Davock, head of LCV at Manheim, said: “July was a great month for Manheim CV vendors and buyers alike, with great stock both in-lane and online, with an increase in conversion

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Fleet demand powers new car market in July

Fleet orders powered a 3.2% growth in new car registrations in July as retail demand continued to slow down. July marked the 41st consecutive month of growth with 178,420 vehicles registered, according to figures released by the SMMT. The increase pushed year to date sales through the 1.5 million barrier with registrations up 6.5% to

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