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04 Beetle Convertible Just £8,000 at Auction Today

Mon, 05 Dec 2005
Seems that with a few exceptions prices have now hit rock bottom. This pretty and unmarked 15k mile 04 reg Beetle 1.4 convertible sold for just £8,000. A ready to retail 9k mile 04 reg MX5 1.8 with alloys and a service stamp went for £8,100. A 115k mile but 02 Focus 1.6LS sold for £2,450. A 60k mile 99S BMW Z3 1.9 sold for £6,650. And the Royal Mail sold some of its vans and MPVs really cheaply. I won’t bother with any provisionals today. Here’s a list of cars and vans sold:

Alfa 156 1.8TS Lusso 2001X 46k miles £3,350
Audi A3 1.6SE 5-dr Y reg 66k miles £4,900
Audi A3 2.0TDI 140 Sport 3-dr 03 reg 37k miles £12,600
Audi A3 2.0FSI 150 Sport 3-dr 2004/53 10k miles £13,100
BMW 318i 4-dr 1991J 93k miles £620
BMW 320i 2.2SE auto 2002/52 38k miles £11,650
BMW Z3 1.9 1999T 60k miles £6,650
BMW X5 4.4i auto, leather Y reg 33k miles £17,000
Chrysler Grand Voyager 3.3 auto Y reg 58k miles £8,250
Citroen Picasso 1.8SX Y reg 57k miles £3,200
Citroen Xantia 1.9TD estate 1996N MNW £500s
Ford Escort 1.6i Sapphire 1995M 77k n/w £225
Ford Focus 1.6LX 5-dr 02 reg 113k miles £2,450
Ford Sierra 1.8 Sapphire LX 1992J 29k n/w £170
Ford Mondeo 1.8 Zetec 2001/51 58k miles £3,100
Ford Maverick 2.7TDGLS 7-str 1997R 90k miles £2,900
Jeep Cherokee 4.0 Limited 1996N 114k miles £1,075
Jeep Cherokee 2.4 Sport 2003/52 35k miles £7,300
LandRover Disco TD5 02 reg 70k miles £11,250s
Mazda MX5 1.8 alloys 04 reg 8k miles £8,100
Mercedes A140 Elegance auto 2002/52 21k miles £6,650
Mitsubishi Carisma 1.6GLX auto 1997R 56k miles £1,225
Mitsubishi Carisma 1.6GLX 1997S 71k miles £1,100
Nissan Tino 2.0SE auto 2001/51 33k miles £4,500
Nissan Primera 1.8S 2002/52 49k miles £3,750
Peugeot 206 1.4LX a/c 02 reg 21k miles £4,150
Peugeot Partner Combi 1.9D 2002/52 23k miles £3,275
Peugeot Partner Combi 1.9D Quicksilver 2002/52 29k miles £4,275
Peugeot 406 1.8LX 1996P 107k miles £240
Renault Laguna 1.9TD Privilege estate 02 reg 89k miles £4,700
Toyota Yaris 1.0GS 5-dr 2002/52 16k miles £3,950 (high price)
Toyota Corolla 1.4 T2 2002/52 15k miles £4,800s
Toyota RAV-4 2.0 NRG 3-dr auto 2003/53 16k miles £9,350
Vauxhall Corsa 1.7D Merit 3-dr 1998R 93k miles £600
Vauxhall Zafira 1.8 Elegance 02 reg 40k miles £5,825
Vauxhall Vectra 2.0LS 1998S 82k miles £1,050
Vauxhall Vectra 1.8SRI 2002/52 99k miles £3,950
VW Beetle 1.4 Convertible 04 reg 15k miles £8,000
VW Bora 1.9TDI 130PD 2001/51 126k miles £4,100

Royal Mail Section

Ford Escort 1.8D 75 Van 1998R 72k miles £800 + VAT
Ford Escort 1.8D 75 Van 1998R 67k miles £950 + VAT
LDV Pilot 1.9 City Van 1998R 109k miles £600 + VAT
LDV Pilot 1.9 City Van 2000X 59k miles £950 + VAT
LDV Pilot 1.9 City Van 2000X 46k miles £975 + VAT
LDV Pilot 1.9 City Van 2000X 48k miles £1,075 + VAT
LDV Pilot 1.9 Hybrid Bus 2000W 60k miles £1,025
LDV Convoy 3.5T Combi Van 2000W 60k miles £850 + VAT
LDV Convoy 3.5T Van 2001/51 169k miles £975 + VAT
LDV Convoy 3.5T Van 2001/51 113k miles £1,225 + VAT
LDV Convoy 3.5T Van 2001/51 66k miles £1,600 + VAT
LDV Convoy 3.5T Van 2001/51 49k miles £1,700 + VAT
LDV Convoy 3.5T Van 2001/51 28k miles £1,850 + VAT
Peugeot Partner Combi MPV 1.9D 3001/51 58k miles £1,725
Renault Kangoo 1.5DCI MPV 2003/53 21k miles £3,200
Vauxhall Combo 1.7DI 16v van 2002/52 21k miles £2,650 + VAT
Vauxhall Combo 1.7DI 16v van 03 reg 25k miles £2,125 + VAT
Vauxhall Combo 1.7DI 16v van 03 reg 21k miles £2,050 + VAT
Vauxhall Combo 1.7DI 16v van 03 reg 21k miles £2,375 + VAT
Vauxhall Brava DC 4x4 pick-up 2000X 52k miles £3,600 + VAT

Upcoming Auctions at BCA Blackbushe

Wednesday 7th
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Thursday 8th
Light Commercials from 10.00am.
Northgate, Royal Mail, Lloyds, Lex, Dagenham Motors

Friday 9th
Fleet & Finance, LTSB Autolease, Motability, Citroen UK, Bank of Scotland, Hitachi Capital, Peugeot Motor Co., General section, Private Direct, Inchcape p/x, Leaseplan

Monday 12th
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Fleet & Finance, Porsche p/x, Motability, Lex Vehicle Leasing, Inchcape No Reserve p/x, Reg Vardy p/x, Hartwell p/x, Pendragon p/x, Franchised Dealer p/x, West London Nissan p/x

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