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Stellar September in used car market thanks to better supply but a volatile period lies ahead

The used car market continues to grow with September performing strongly, but one expert is warning of volatility in the market in the months...

Cast your net further to delight your customers

How often have you had to say to a potential customer ‘I’m so sorry, we don’t have one of those in stock currently…’? Wouldn’t it...

Leads to used car dealers via PistonHeads go up by 86 per cent after CarGurus investment

A site rebuild by PistonHeads has seen leads to used car dealers rise by 86 per cent and a 27 per cent increase in...

Auto Trader bringing in guaranteed part-exchange tool to tackle buyer confidence and supply problems

Auto Trader is to bring in a guaranteed part-exchange function as it looks to help dealers through the challenges of coronavirus. The online marketplace said...

Charity Ben extends services to help people over job losses in automotive industry

Support is now being given by the automotive charity Ben to people who have lost their jobs and are at risk of losing their jobs...

What Car? waives New Car Buying fees for dealers in Wales as new national lockdown looms

What Car? is to waive all New Car Buying fees for retailers and OEMs in Wales during the forthcoming two-week lockdown. Last month, it said...

Welsh car dealer speaks out as he faces shutting showroom doors for two weeks under new lockdown

Dealers in Wales are coming to terms with a full lockdown that will see their showrooms closed once again from Friday. The ‘sharp and deep’...

Can car dealers in Wales still sell cars during the firebreak lockdown? And what about garages and MOTs?

Wales is to enter a ‘short sharp’ lockdown as of 6pm on Friday, October 23 with all non-essential retail including car dealerships having to...

Revealed: The top 50 most reliable used cars according to What Car? and heycar

The 50 most reliable used cars in Britain have been revealed with the Toyota Rav4 heading the league table. It was joined by Japanese stablemates...

Car dealers in Wales will close from 6pm on Friday as country goes into two-week ‘firebreak’ lockdown

Wales will go back into lockdown from 6pm on Friday, meaning all non-essential businesses including car dealerships will have to close. First minister Mark Drakeford,...

Sytner dealership staff member was caught on voicemail making fun of customer’s African name

A BMW dealership in the West Midlands has come under fire after one of its members of staff was caught on voicemail making fun...

Cox Automotive rules out following rivals BCA and Cinch in launching direct-to-consumer online used car website

Cox Automotive has ruled out launching an online used car business for consumers, saying it wants to focus on supporting dealers rather than competing...

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