Used Car

Delhi used car dealers see diesel car shortage as demand surges

At a Delhi-based franchise of Mahindra FirstChoice—the multi-brand used car business of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd—Saurabh Batra is worried. The franchise owner, who would have been otherwise elated at the flood of inquiries and demand for second-hand diesel vehicles, frets that he won’t be able to replenish his stock. With the Supreme Court barring registration of private diesel vehicles with ... Read More »

Flood-hit cars invade used vehicles market

Now, it should pay to exercise extreme caution while buying used cars. According to automobile experts, touts are likely to sell cars damaged in the recent floods. There are thousands of cars in the city that have taken a battering due to the floods. There have been cases of cars being immersed in water for days on end. In such ... Read More »

Spurt in enquiries for large diesel vehicles in used car market after Supreme Court ban: Survey

NEW DELHI: The ban on registration of larger diesel vehicles with engine capacity of 2000 cc and above in the national capital region has led to a spurt in enquiries for the affected models in the pre-owned car market, a survey by online automobile marketplace CarDekho shows. “In a remarkable trend, the users are searching for their preferred diesel models ... Read More »

Used car outlet opens in Secunderabad

Multi-brand used car company Mahindra First Choice Wheels Ltd, as part of an aggressive network expansion plan for Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, on Tuesday announced the opening of an outlet in Secunderabad. With this, the company has 12 outlets each in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Mahindra First Choice Wheels plans to have a total of 40 to 45 outlets across ... Read More »

Bristol dealership launches first used-car supercentre

AN AWARD-WINNING car dealership in Bristol has just launched its first Used Supercentre in the city. Wessex Garages’ dealership on Pennywell Road will now be a used car and fleet centre offering motorists the largest selection of used Nissan vehicles in the South West. General Manager Terry Thurgood,  pictured, explained: ‘We are delighted to announce that our Pennywell Road dealership ... Read More »

St. Cloud Welcomes New Place to Buy Used Cars

ST. CLOUD — An Indiana-based used car dealership is opening its first Minnesota location in St. Cloud. J.D. Byrider is now open at 975 Highway 10 in St. Cloud. Besides used car sales, the nearly 20,000 square-foot building also has three service bays. The dealership, managed by Destini Molitor, reportedly created about 15 new jobs for the area. Founded in 1989, J.D. Byrider now ... Read More »

Used Car Heroes: We reveal the winner of our used car

After an extensive search, our mission to find your favourite Used Car Hero of 2015 is finally over. We gathered together some of the best, most interesting, and iconic used cars we could find on www.autotrader.co.uk – and then asked you to vote for them. With 15 videos to watch, there were obviously plenty to choose from, but we gave ... Read More »

Best in class: Maxwell auto shop team wins national prize

A team of Maxwell High School of Technology students in the automotive and collision class won the 2015 Quaker State Best in Class Challenge national competition by restoring, tuning, and customizing a pre-owned car into a showroom-ready, creative representation of their school. As Grand Prize winners, who competed against four other auto shop teams, the Maxwell Navigators won a $2,000 ... Read More »

Headline used car values at BCA remain strong

The headline average value for a used car reached a record level in November, with BCA reporting another strong month for price performance in the used car market. The average value of a used car sold at BCA in November increased to £8,126, a £134 (1.6%) rise compared to October despite performance against CAP Clean falling by half a percentage ... Read More »

Vauxhall Insignia tops Auto Trader’s fastest selling used car poll

The Corsa and Volkswagen Touran also proved popular, as the fastest selling used vehicles in London, East Midlands, Wales and Yorkshire. November 2015 also sees the second ever appearance of an alternative fuel vehicle in the overall fastest selling top 10, with the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander MPV electric hybrid coming in third place, averaging 24 days to sell – just ... Read More »