NextGear Capital News

You can find out all the latest news from NextGear Capital UK Ltd and read our press releases here. We aim to keep you updated on new developments and feedback from our customers, so make sure you visit regularly to find out what’s happening.

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News

10/11/2017    Used car prices rose as sold volumes dropped in July

“The September plate change and the inevitable influx of part-exchange and fleet returns will bring will increase volume into the market but could also once again put some light pressure on values over the next six to eight weeks” Read more

10/11/2017    Motors.co.uk combines with Dealer-Auction.com to help lead generation

A couple of years ago, we teamed up with Dealer-Auction.com, the UK’s largest auction site offering stock exclusively from franchised main dealers and dealer groups. The partnership allows dealers to quickly secure funding for their newly-purchased vehicles, meaning they can get the stock they need, when they want it. Read more

02/08/2017    Average used values increase by 4.2% in June

We recently reported on Cap HPI research which painted a positive picture of the used car market in terms of sales, before going on to predict that 2017 will be a bumper year for the industry and now the National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) – has supported Cap HPI’s predictions. Read more

24/07/2017    Cap HPI: Used car market heading for a bumper year

The news just gets better and better for used car dealerships in the UK, with recent research suggesting that 2017 will be a bumper year for the industry. Read more

19/07/2017    Which marketing channels deliver the best ROI for car dealerships?

When it comes to marketing your dealership, you want to make sure the channels you invest your time and money in are worthwhile and deliver a substantial return on investment (ROI). Though, with a plethora of platforms available, which ones should you be focussing on? Read more

19/06/2017    Three ways dealers can safeguard their bottom line

The other day, we came across an interesting guest blog post on Motor Trader written by Matt Dale, director of auction house G3 Remarketing, one of our partners. Dale shares some useful tips to help used car dealers protect their bottom line. Read more

14/06/2017    NextGear Capital funds more than £600,000 of Auction4Cars stock

Auction4Cars, which offers Motorpoint’s part-exchange vehicles to the trade, saw more than £600,000-worth of stock purchased in one month from dealers using their NextGear Capital Stocking Plans, having only become an approved source for the wholesale finance provider in April. Read more

07/06/2017    Five steps to social media success

For car dealerships – and indeed, businesses in all industries – social media is no longer considered a nice-to-have; it’s now an essential part of the marketing mix. Read more

26/05/2017    SMMT data reveals record Q1 for used car market

It was a bumper start to 2017 for the used car industry, with data published earlier this month by the Society of Motor Manufacturers (SMMT) revealing a record number of vehicle sales during the first quarter. Read more

12/05/2017    The fuel debate: Should you stock more diesel or petrol cars?

What about diesel and petrol cars? In which direction is consumer demand heading? A recent whitepaper from cap hpi, titled ‘Petrol versus Diesel,’ shares some valuable insight. Read more