16th March 2018
We are delighted to welcome Paul Cooke to the team at Rockingham heading up the LCV, Plant & Machinery and Asset Management Department. MD Michael Tomalin stated ‘Paul is a well respected auctioneer and has been in the auction industry for 15 years with a proven track record in his sector. With the recent expansion at Rockingham introducing new offices and upgraded facili..[read more].
8th March 2018
We are pleased to announce that Trust Ford have agreed a three year solus auction arrangement commencing from April 2018 to offer all part exchange vehicles at our Belfast centre. MD Michael Tomalin stated ‘We have a long term business relationship with Trust Ford which we value immensely. The lead components for the contract win were our ability to perform on a consistent b..[read more].
12th January 2018
The City Auction Group are delighted to report that we have been selected by FCA Automotive Services and Leasys UK to manage the complete document management for the Northern Ireland region. Lynne Girvan, Head of Fleet Management confirmed ‘Our business model has changed in recent times to ensure we can provide a complete portfolio of services to manufacturers, leasing compa..[read more].
5th January 2018
The opening auction event at our Belfast centre was a major success with a 100% conversion for NextGear Capital. MD Michael Tomalin stated ‘We provide a complete portfolio of defleet and remarketing services for our corporate vendors and speed to market is the KPI we benchmark our performance with’. Pam Halliday, Sales & Marketing Director, NextGear Capital commente..[read more].
20th December 2017
Santander Consumer Finance sign a three year deal with City Auction Group to provide vehicle remarketing services. MD Michael Tomalin states ‘We are delighted to continue this long term partnership with Santander as we value their business immensely’.
18th December 2017
We are delighted to advise that Toyota GB and Toyota & Lexus Remarketing continue the manufacturer sale programme at the City Auction Group commencing on Thursday 11th January 2018. MD Michael Tomalin states ‘We provide manufacturers with a tiered vehicle remarketing solution providing alternative avenues direct to franchised dealers through out online platforms and phys..[read more].
21st November 2017
A new deal with City Auction Group is the first major piece of business to be completed by International Vehicle Solutions – Cars Recon’s new UK company. The arrangement will see valeting, inspections, images, lot operations, and all interior and exterior repairs provided at the CAG’s major auction site in Rockingham, Northamptonshire. Initially, IVS will process arou..[read more].
15th November 2017
Donnelly Group celebrate 70 years in business We were delighted to be invited to the Donnelly Group 70th Birthday celebrations at the Armagh City Hotel in Northern Ireland. MD Michael Tomalin stated ‘We have a great relationship with Terence, Raymond and the Donnelly Group team and it was a pleasure to attend the business breakfast event’. ..[read more].
14th November 2017
CEO Raymond Hill still flying high! We are delighted to report that our CEO Raymond Hill had a miraculous escape from a very scary crash landing at Belfast International Airport last Friday. All the passengers thankfully survived after sending texts to their loved ones advising their fate onboard a Flybe prop plane which had a major malfunction with the landing gear. http:..[read more].
20th October 2017
To compliment our remarketing solutions in the UK and Northern Ireland we are delighted to announce a nationwide inspection/collection service which confirms vehicle condition by digital imagery and captures a customer signature at point of collection for excess damage and miles. MD Michael Tomalin states ‘The City brand and services will develop in the coming weeks with pro..[read more].