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Santa Fe Over Book at Auction Today

This 48k mile 07 reg Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2 155 CDX +7 auto sold for £14,100 against mileage-adjusted book of  £13,800. So don’t believe what rival maker’s salesmen tell you.


But if you’re not worried about a few miles on the clock there were bargains today.


A102k mile current chap Honda CR-V 1.oi VTEC EX with leather and satnav sold for £9,800. A 146k-mile BMW E90 320dSE sold for £5,800. A 137k-mile Skoda Octavia 2.0TDI 140 Elegance estate went for £4,500, an 86k mile 2007/56 facelift Mercedes E280CDI Elegance estate sold for £13,000. A 76k miles 08 Volvo V70 D5 SE went for £11.300. A 108k mile 07 Audi A4 Avant 2.0TDI 140SE with satnav sold for £7,800. A 128k mile 2007/56 Avensis 2.2 D-4D T4 estate went for £4,700.


A 13k mile 2008/57 Mondeo 2.0TDCI Zetec with the unusual addition of a sunroof sold for £10,800, but another 07 reg, with 24k miles and with the wrong 1.8 diesel engine sold for 8,900.


Air conditioning in an 08 Fiesta is apparently worth £550 because a 14k mile 1.2 Style sold for £4,900, but another with 14k and Climate made £5,450.


The usual suspects made big money.  A 25k mile 06 Ford Fiesta 1.6TDCI Zetec S sold for £7,300. A 16k mile 2007/57 MINI Cooper S with 17” wheels and leather went for £13,300. A 47k mile Discovery III 2.7TDV6 with leather sold for £16,900. And a 4-month-old 5,000 mile 2010/59 BMW 325DSE with some interesting extras made £23,200.


(As always, ‘s’ means sold. ‘p’ means top provisional bid, ‘pc’ means provisional, but close. ‘n/s’ means not sold. ‘n/w’ means miles not warranted. ‘MNW’ means unknown mileage. ‘dmg’ means damaged. D/R means damaged and repaired. ‘fl’ means facelift. Extras like ‘lthr’ and ‘sat’ are specified when they are not standard.)




Audi A4 B7 2.0TDI 140 SE Avant, sat, 07 reg, 108k miles £7,800s

BMW 118D, 2007/57, 102k miles, £6,800s

BMW 325i Ti SE Compact, 2001/51, 93k miles n/w £2,925

BMW 320DSE E90, 2005/55, 145k miles £5,800s

BMW 325DSE, lthr, options, 2010/59, 5k miles £23,200s

BMW 525D SE auto, 06 reg, 65k miles £10,400s

BMW 520D SE, lthr, 07 reg, 41k miles £10,600s

Ford Fiesta 1.6TDCI Zetec S 3-dr, 06 reg, 25k miles £7,300s

Ford Fiesta Style 3-dr, 08 reg, 15k miles £4,900

Ford Fiesta Style Climate 3-dr, 08 reg, 14k miles £5,450s

Ford Focus 1.8 Ghia, 07 reg, 33k miles £6,100s

Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec Climate, 07 reg, 24k miles £8,900s

Ford Mondeo 2.0TDCI 115 LX, 2005/55, 122k miles £2,350s

Ford Mondeo 1.8TDCI Zetec, 2008/57, 13k miles £10,600s

Ford Mondeo 2.0TDCI Zetec, s/r, 2008/57, 13k miles £10,600s

Honda Civic 2.2i-CDTI SE, satnav, 06 reg, 55k miles £7,000s

Honda Accord 2.2i-DTEC ES GT, lthr, 2008/58, 53k miles £12,300s

Honda CR-V 2.0i-VTEC EX, lthr, sat, 07 reg, 102k miles £9,800s

Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2iCDTI +7 auto, 07 reg, 48k miles £14,100s

LandRover Disco III 2.7TDV6, lther, 07 reg, 47k miles £16,900s

Mercedes E280CDI Eleg est, lthr, 2007/56, 86k miles £13,000s

MINI Cooper S, 17”, lthr, 2007/576, 16k miles £13,300s

Skoda Octavia 2.0TDI 140 Eleg est, 07 reg, 14k miles £4,500s

Toyota Yaris 1.3 VVT-I T3 5-der, 07 reg, 23k miles £5,400s

Toyota Avensis 2.2 S-4D T4 5-dr, 2007/56, 128k miles £4,700s

Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 Life 3-dr, 2006/56, 61k miles £3,600s

Vauxhall Astra 1.7CDTI 100 SX 5-dr, 07 reg, 48k miles £5,400s

Vauxhall Astra 1.8SRI 5-dr, 07 reg, 29k miles £6,000s

VW Golf 1.9TDI SE 5-dr, 06 reg, 99k miles £4,900s

VW Golf 1.9TDI 105 Match 5-dr, 2006/56, 94k miles £6,000s

VW Golf 1.9TDI 105 S 5-dr, 2006/56, 48k miles £6,400s

VW Passat 2.0TDI 140 estate, 06 reg, 105k miles £6,800s

VW Passat 2.0TDI 140 estate, 07 reg, 113k miles £6,050s

VW Passat 2.0TDI 170 estate, 07 reg, 93k miles £7,550s

Volvo V70 2.4 Spec Ed Sport auto, 07 reg, 85k miles £7,200s

Volvo V70 D5 SE, 08 reg, 76k miles £11,300s





Mercedes C200 1.8K Eleg est auto, 03 reg, 33k miles £6,350

Mercedes C200 1.8K Eleg est auto, 2003/53, 93k miles £4,250p

Vauxhall Zafira 1.9CDTI 120 Club, 2005/55, 117k miles £3,900s

VW Phaeton 3.2V6 SE auto, 04 reg, 47k miles £8,050s


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Please Note BCA Now Charges All Private Buyers a £23.50 VCA New Keeper Transfer Fee. On behalf of the vendors, BCA is required to notify DVLA via the V5C of changes of ownership.

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For future police sales at West Oxfordshire Motor Auctions. Visit WOMA , click on ‘stocklist’, then click on search, or use the faxback on 0906 3080 953 at 60p per minute. Sales are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5.30pm.

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