28th April 2017
We are delighted to announce that the inaugural Classic Car Auction will take place on Thursday 13th July 2017 at 11.30am featuring specialist additional sections for Supercar and Watches at this distinguished event. MD Michael Tomalin notes 'We are delighted to welcome Phillip Knapper to head the classics team at Rockingham, with more than thirty years experience in the secto..[read more].
31st March 2017
The used car market has remained buoyant throughout the first trading quarter across the group with it becoming normal practice for 100% sale conversion for major corporate vendors. MD Michael Tomalin stated 'We have ramped up our presence across the group in the corporate sector with new vendors both fleet and dealer group joining our developing sales programmes in both ..[read more].
25th March 2017
The recent off site liquidation public auction held on behalf of Gregg Sterritt RSM UK was a major success with attendance from commercial buyers from across the UK and Ireland. Raymond Hill CEO stated 'The selection of assets on offer to be sold to the highest bidder at the event encouraged a great attendance. Our specialist team managed the complete process from pre event ..[read more].
9th March 2017
Corporate vendor Europcar will be opening the new LCV sale programme at Rockingham on Tuesday 28th March 2017 supported by Avis Budget Group and PSA Finance. GM Ismael Aumeerally states 'LCV is a developing sector and we are keen to offer our services across the group for major corporate vendors'.
3rd March 2017
We are delighted to advise that Peugeot Motor Company will be joining the corporate fleet sales programme on Thursday 16th March 2017 at our Belfast centre. MD Michael Tomalin comments 'We have a super relationship with Citroen UK and PSA Finance for many years therefore we are pleased to offer Peugeot Motor Company vehicles to complete the portfolio of brands'. ..[read more].
2nd March 2017
We have received special instruction from Gregg Sterritt of RSM a ring as liquidator of Boyd Landscapes to sell by public auction the complete assets to the highest bidder. CEO Raymond Hill states 'we have introduced cutting edge technology to enable us to perform auctions at our centres in addition to our clients premises. We have the ability to perform public auctions anyw..[read more].
28th February 2017
The concluding sale prior to the first plate change of 2017 witnessed enhanced financial returns as lower volumes entering the market ensured professional buyers competed both physically and online. Ismael Aumerally GM noted 'The majority of vehicles achieved well over CAP and reserve with conversion close to perfection. The retail dealership vehicles offered by PSA Finance ..[read more].
23rd February 2017
Happy 40th birthday to one of the main ladies Lynne Girvan from all the team at the City Auction Group! MD Michael Tomalin comments 'Lynne heads the Fleet Management Department across the group with a commitment and work ethic of an unbelievable standard. We value our people immensely and were delighted to celebrate this important milestone with her'. ..[read more].
9th February 2017
We are pleased to confirm a contract extension on behalf of Antrim & Newtownabbey Borough Council until 2018. MD Michael Tomalin comments 'the council and government departments are an essential part of our business development within the asset sector and we are very proud to work closely with the majority, disposing of goods and vehicles by means of physical and online ..[read more].
7th February 2017
The current market conditions remain predictable with buyers competitively bidding physically and online at our world class Rockingham venue. Corporate Sales Manager Jon Lee stated 'PSA commenced the sale achieving a 100% conversion at 100.6% of CAP clean confirming the hunger for quality end of term vehicles at Rockingham'.