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Half Price 04 Rover 75 at Auction Today

Fri, 18 Feb 2005
Eyebrows were raised in The Backroom at www.uk-car-discount.co.uk‘s offer of 54 reg Rover 75 1.8 Connoisseurs at £11,700 in the road. Well raise them no more because top bid for this 2,402 mile 04 reg 75 1.8 Connoisseur was just £9,800 in this afternoon’s Motability Finance sale.


Quite a few people have been asking about Motability auctions and they are good sales to pick up a late low mileage car or an automatic, so I’ll list some more of today’s prices, in the order they were sold.

15k mile 2003/53 Focus Zetec 1.6 3-dr auto, no a/c £6,500
28k mile 2001/51 Picasso 1.6LX £4,550
10k mile 02 reg Astra 1.6 Envoy auto £3,925
7k mile 03 reg Clio 1.2 16v Expression auto £5,075
31k mile 2001/51 Merc A140 Classic LWB manual £5,800
30k mile 2002/51 Astra 1.6 Club 16v 5-dr manual £3,900
10k mile 2002/51 Peugeot Partner Combi 1.4 petrol £3,950
29k mile 2002/51 Peugeot 206 1.4LX 3-dr auto £4,400
19k mile 2002/51 Astra 1.6 Club 5-dr auto £4,750
28k mile 2002/51 VW Lupo 1.4S manual £3,450
14k mile 03 reg Fiesta 1.4LX 3-dr Durashift (scratched) £4,450
28k mile 2001/51 Peugeot 206 1.4LX 3-dr auto £3,950
35k mile 2002/51 Focus 1.4CL 5-dr £4,600
20k mile 02 reg Merc A140 Classic full auto £6,300
1k mile 2004/54 Nissan Almera Tino 1.8S CVT auto £9,900
33k mile 2002/51 Peugeot Partner Combi 1.9D £4,275
1k mile 04 reg Nissan Micra 1.5DCI 65 SE 3-dr £6,500
4k mile 04 reg Renault Scenic 1.6 Expression £9,500
16k mile 03 reg Corsa 1.0 Club 12v 5-dr £4,200
7k mile 03 reg Focus 1.4LX 3-dr £5,675
37k mile 2001/51 Merc A140 Classic manual £5,375
3k mile 2003/53 Corsa 1.4 Design 16v 5-dr full auto £7,600
2k mile 04 reg VW Touran 1.9TDI PD 105 7 seat manual £12,000

Other cars of interest today were a 14k mile 2003/53 KIA Carens 2.0 CRDT SE bid to a provisional £6,450, a 57k mile 03 reg Picasso HDI SX sold for £6,450, a 117k mile 2002/51 Audi A6 TDI 130SE Avant sold for £7,700, a 39k mile 2002/52 Volvo C70 2.0T Convertible sold for £12.400, an 8k mile facelift 2004/54 reg Toyota Corolla 2.0D-4D T-Spirit sold for £10,625, a 68k mile 2002/52 Skoda Octavia RS 180 sold for £7,000 and a 99k mile badly stone chipped 2001X Mercedes C200K Classic manual bid to just £6,800.

There were two old shape Prius in the Hitachi section. The 38k mile met blue 2001/51 bid to £5,650 and the37k mile silver 2001/51 sold for £5,800.

Remember, Classic Car auction at Blackbushe on Monday 21st (details published separately). And Top Car again on Monday 28th.

As always the best way to look for a specific car coming up at auction or to pre-check a day’s sale is to visit www.auctionview.co.uk This service also now gives composite price information (average auction price, CAP and Glass’s) and now allows you to buy a selection of cars directly on-line.

For sales at BCA Edinburgh, click here for full details: www.british-car-auctions.co.uk/main.asp?page=60

Brightwells next HUGE WEEKLY 4x4 SALE takes place on Tuesday 22ndth February at Easter’s Court on the A49 by-pass, Leominster, Herefordshire, start time 11.00am, phone: 01568 611325, website: www.brightwells.com

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