3rd April 2019
City Auction Group has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of three new directors, a new Chairman and CEO. Helena O’Neill has been appointed the new Group Finance Director; David Scott is now the Group Sales Director and Lynne Girvan has been appointed as Corporate Fleet Director. In addition, Raymond Hill, who was formerly chief executive, is n..[read more].
18th March 2019
City Auction Group has just signed a new partnership with IT Fleet Automotive to provide a range of defleet services to existing and potential new customers at the Group’s Rockingham facility. IT Fleet Automotive has successfully partnered with City Auction Group in Belfast over the past 12 months and is now taking 8-10 acres at Rockingham to service major corporates, such as ..[read more].
4th March 2019
City Auction Group announces five figure deal to sponsor the Irish FA for the mental health awareness initiative ‘Ahead of the Game’. Raymond Hill CEO stated ‘Our business has a great relationship with the Irish FA and this cause is very close to my heart for personal reasons which touched my close family in the past few months. We are keen to expand our collaboration wi..[read more].
14th February 2019
TCH Leasing joined the established corporate vendors at Rockingham this week and achieved a 100% sale conversion at the inaugural corporate fleet event. Jon Lee, Head Auctioneer stated ‘We have a long term partnership with TCH Leasing at our flagship Belfast centre and we are delighted to offer a selection of end of term contract hire vehicles at Rockingham in our new d..[read more].
13th February 2019
City Auction Group has recorded an all-time high in vehicle sales, up 11% year-on-year in 2018, making it the firm’s most successful year since its launch in 2010. More than 60,000 vehicles were offered across the Group’s Rockingham and Belfast sites last year, where more than £60 million worth of vehicles were sold. There was also a 17% increase in vehicles offered ..[read more].
8th February 2019
The automotive used vehicle sector continues to witness steady growth during Q1 2019 as new car sales continue to encounter challenging trading conditions. Michael Tomalin MD states ‘The current demand for quality used vehicles across the UK remains extremely high as we have recorded only yesterday in Belfast a 275 vehicle sale on behalf of major corporate vendors LeasePlan ..[read more].
20th January 2019
Great to see some nice coverage reference the major expansion across the group in Northern Ireland’s leading weekend press publication the Sunday Life.
17th January 2019
We are delighted to report that the opening corporate sale event introducing the dual lane auction halls at our refurbished Rockingham centre was a great success with over £2.75 million of end of term contract and lease vehicles being sold for major FN50 listed vendors both in the hall and live online with vehicles being purchased nationwide across the UK and Ireland. MD Mich..[read more].
11th January 2019
CITY Auction Group is launching an all-new dual lane at Rockingham as well as redeveloped inspection, valeting and presentation bays, following a £1m investment in the auction site over the past three months. Pit lane garages have been converted and are now ready for the external operations team to process vehicles to the highest possible standard. All the operational aspects of..[read more].
13th December 2018
The City Auction Group are delighted to win the 2018 Q3 Auction Programme Award from Toyota & Lexus Remarketing for best performance and customer service. Michael Tomalin MD states ‘The team go the extra mile to ensure our corporate clients achieve the correct result across the group and this award confirms our commitment in the remarketing sector. We have some excitin..[read more].