15th November 2018
We are delighted to support our valued vendor Trust Ford with their ‘Breakout for Ben’ campaign by sponsoring two vehicles from the group in Northern Ireland. The draw was completed directly before the Trust Ford sale section with John Yarwood, Group Disposals Manager Trust Ford, Cheryl Carson, Admin Manager City Belfast and David Scott, GM City Belfast assisting. The lucky w..[read more].
12th November 2018
We are delighted to confirm our corporate fleet, leasing company, manufacturer, finance house, major dealer group and daily rental sale programme across the group at both Belfast and Rockingham.
9th November 2018
The City Auction Group Events team successfully exhibited at Automotive Management Live at the NEC Birmingham with outstanding attendance from corporate vendors and major dealer groups. David Macklin, Operations Manager advised ‘With the exciting plans recently released for the development of our Rockingham defleet and remarketing centre we felt the timing of this event was ..[read more].
5th November 2018
The introduction of the City Auction Group to the automotive defleet and remarketing sector across the UK and Ireland has been a successful journey for all the team across the group. MD Michael Tomalin states ‘We have come a long way in recent years with the introduction of world class facilities, cutting edge technology and development of the team. The future looks very exc..[read more].
22nd October 2018
We are delighted to advise that the City Auction Group Belfast have successfully won the Q3 2018 Auction Quality Programme on behalf of Toyota & Lexus Remarketing UK. The award is judged on a wide variety of criteria across the entirety of the past three months and the contenders are many of the best performing centres nationwide. Andrew Yellop, Defleet & Remarketing ..[read more].
19th October 2018
The recent introduction of LeasePlan vehicles to the Northern Irish marketplace has resulted in superb performance with the inaugural and second sale events achieving 100% conversion at similar CAP performance. MD Michael Tomalin states ‘Leasing company vehicles remain well sought after in the region and supported with award winning smartphone technology online bidders ha..[read more].
20th September 2018
The vehicles have been going, going, gone at our Belfast centre today with a 100% conversion for Santander Consumer Finance at the highest price peak of 2018. David Dockerty, Commercial Recoveries Manager stated ‘Super result today at Belfast with every vehicle offered sold at strong financial return. We value our partnership with the City Auction Group and achieve excellent..[read more].
19th September 2018
We are delighted to advise that Fusco Car Sales, Bangor have been issued with the number 1 buyer number for their continued success purchasing vehicles across the group at all auction events. MD Michael Tomalin stated ‘Damien and Justin from Fusco Car Sales have become a major piece of the success at our Belfast centre purchasing a wide range of vehicles in high volume at al..[read more].
17th September 2018
The recent purchase of Rockingham Motor Speedway has made an instant impact as the City Auction Group, a major piece of the development and restructuring of the 250 acre facility, confirm an upgrade of auction halls and HQ offices to be introduced for the inaugural opening on Tuesday 8th January 2019. MD Michael Tomalin confirmed ‘The strategic planning for change of use at ..[read more].
23rd August 2018
The owners of Rockingham Speedway have just announced their plan to develop a market-leading, automotive logistics hub, creating at least 200 new jobs over the next eighteen months. The new owners, Rockingham Automotive LLP (RAL), a UK investment partnership funded by non-UK resident investors plan to build on Rockingham’s motoring credentials, by creating a logistics hub, w..[read more].