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].
10th December 2018
We are delighted to announce that Autoclenz have been selected as our new external operations supplier at our new Rockingham Automotive centre. Michael Tomalin MD stated ‘The complete vehicle presentation element of our business will be improved immensely as we move all operations into upgraded facilities to ensure our corporate clients have the best possible visuals of ve..[read more].
7th December 2018
City Auction Group were delighted to support the Trust Ford ‘Breakout for Ben’ event which raised a massive £110,471 smashing the fundraising target of £100,000. Michael Tomalin MD stated ‘Congratulations to all the Trust Ford team an amazing response from 196 colleagues led by Stuart Foulds, Chairman of Trust Ford and the 1000 plus donors and sponsors!’ ..[read more].
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.