Air conditioning has ensured LCV values continue to soar, increasing by up to 40%.
Rising average age and mileage of fleet and lease LCVs saw their average values fall by 2.2% at BCA sales in May.
BCA has responded to “significant demand from buyers” in the South West and Wales by launching a new commercial vehicle sale at the Bridgwater remarketing centre in Somerset.
BCA staged its first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) sale at BCA Blackbushe on March 12, attracting a large crowd of Euro 6 compliant buyers.
BCA’s specialist LCV Pulse report showed average values for used light commercial vehicles rose during January 2019 at BCA.
BCA has opened a new refurbishment facility in Doncaster for Mercedes-Benz light commercial vehicles, and is recruiting staff to support a range of services.
Average light commercial vehicle values rose during December at BCA, with the headline figure reaching £7,315, an increase of £169 (2.3%) over November.
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BCA logistics has announced “significant” EU growth over the last 12 months and award recognition from Fleet Europe.
BCA has appointed Jon Gilbert as business development director commercial vehicles , with a brief to develop BCA’s end-to-end strategy in the CV sector.
Average light commercial vehicle (LCV) values remained strong at BCA as professional buyers competed both in-lane and online during October.
Values of ex-fleet and lease vans sold through BCA in August rose £4 to to £8,135 to make it the fifth highest figure ever in the sector.
With so many imponderables facing fleet decision-makers it’s hardly surprising sales of new vans are softening and interest in the used market is on the increase . By Dean Bowkett
Used van values slipped from £7,463 in June to £7,221, but the longer-term trend continues to show value growth across the LCV sector.
Average values fell by £70 (0.9%) to £7,502, although this is the second highest figure on record at BCA.
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Average LCV values have continued to climb to record levels in April 2018.
For the second month running, average light commercial vehicle (LCV) values climbed to record levels in March, thanks to “exceptional” buyer demand, reports BCA.
February is usually one of the quietest months for sales, but this year the picture looks different. Dean Bowkett reports.
Having fallen in January, fleet and lease LCVs rose in value in February as demand remained high and volumes eased slightly.