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Today's Auction Action

Fri, 20 Oct 2006
Someone paid £19,700 for an 19k mile 06 reg Lexus IS220dSE with a chip on the bonnet, which is very good for Lexus residuals but not every sensible when can get you a new one for £22,710. Someone else paid £12,900 for a 155k mile 2003/53 BMW E60 530d manual with leather and satnav. A 161k mile 2004/53 Mercedes E220CDI Classic auto went for a very high £13,300. And the 100k 2003/53 MINI One D in the photo with 17” alloys and other goodies sold for £6,750.

Not so cheap, then. But others were. Here’s the longer list. ‘s’ means sold. ‘n/w’ means unwarranted mileage. ‘p’ means top provisional bid.

BMW 320dSE, lthr, satnav, 03 reg, 104k miles £7,950s
BMW Z4 3.0SE roadster, 04 reg, 7k miles n/w £18,000s
BMW 530d man, lthr, satnav, 2003/53, 155k miles £12,900s
Citroen Picasso 2.0SX auto, 2003/53, 20k miles £5,300s
Ford Ka 1.3, 1997R, 50k miles £1,200s
Ford Fiesta 1.2 Style 3-dr, a/c, 2005/55, 8k miles £5,400s
Ford Focus 1.6LX auto 5-dr, 03 reg, 39k miles £4,250s
Ford Focus 1.6LX 5-dr, 2003/53, 19k miles £5,200s
Ford Focus 2.0 Zetec 3-dr, a/c, 04 reg, 13k miles £5,950s
Ford C-Max 1.6LX, 2004/53, 39k miles £5,500s
Ford C-Max 2.0TDCI Zetec, 05 reg, 18k miles £9,200s
Ford Mondeo 1.8LX facelift, 03 reg, 74k miles £3,800s
Ford Mondeo TDCI 130 LX estate, 2003/52, 86k miles £4,200s
Ford Mondeo TDCI 115 Zetec, 2003/53, 85k miles £4,900s
Ford Mondeo TDCI 115 Zetec estate, 2003/53, 66k miles £5,450s
Honda Jazz 1.4SE, 02 reg, 66k miles £3,750s
Honda Accord 2.4 Type-S, 03 reg, 107k miles £5,375s
Hyundai 2.0SE coupe, 2002/52, 38k miles £6,800s
Jaguar S-Type 2.5SE auto, satnav, 03 reg, 96k miles £7,500s
KIA Rio 1.3 Ice, 2003/53, 31k miles £2,200s
Lexus IS220dSE, 06 reg, 10k miles £19,700s
Mercedes A150 Classic SE 3-dr, 05 reg, 6k miles £9,350s
Mercedes SLK 280 manual, cloth, 06 reg, 7k miles £25,000p
Mercedes E220CDI Classic auto, 2004/53, 161k miles £13,300s
MINI One D, 17” alloys, 2003/53, 100k miles £6,750
MINI Cooper, a/c, CD, lthr, 2002/52, 87k miles £6,450s
Nissan Note 1.4SE, 06 reg, 830 miles only, £8,300s
Peugeot 206 1.4 16v Sport 5-dr, 2005/55, 16k miles £6,200s
Rover 75 1.8 Classic, 2004/54, 22k miles £5,400s
Suzuki Vitara 1.6JLX softop, 1996P, 67k miles n/w £1,000s
Toyota Yaris 1.0CDX 5-dr, 02 reg, 77k miles £3,450s
Toyota Yaris 1.0T3 5-dr facelift, 2003/53, 22k miles £3,500s
VW Golf 2.0GTI 3-dr, 2002/52, 31k miles £6,200s
VW Passat 2.0 130 petrol SE, 2003/53. 25k miles £6,500s

More Upcoming Auctions at BCA Blackbushe in October

Monday 23rd October 10.00am start
Top Car, Porsche Retail p/x, Black Horse, Fleet & Finance, Franchised Dealer p/x, Inchcape No Reserve p/x, Reg Vardy Group p/x, Hartwells p/x, Pendragon p/x, Lex.

Wednesday 25th October 10.00am start
Fleet & Finance, Arval, Alphabet GB, Leaseplan, Lex, Jardine p/x, Sytner p/x, Black Horse, General Section, Inchcape p/x, Snows Group p/x Trident Honda p/x.

Thursday 26th October10.00am start
Light Commercials non-runners, Light Commercials from Peugeot, Northgate, Lloyds, Lex, Royal Mail, Fleet Direct.

Friday 27th October 10.00am start
Fleet & Finance, LTSB Autolease, Velo Ltd., Leaseplan, Motability, Lex p/x, General Section, Citroen UK, Bank of Scotland, Hitachi Capital, Peugeot Motor Co., Gowrings of Newbury p/x, Charters p/x, Private Direct, Inchcape p/x.

Monday 30th October 10.00am start
Fleet & Finance, Franchised Dealer p/x, Hartwell p/x, Porsche Retail p/x, Lex, General Section, Inchcape No Reserve p/x, Reg Vardy Group p/x, Pendragon p/x.

As always the best way to look for a specific car coming up at a BCA auction or to pre-check a day’s sale is to visit If you are a BCA account holder 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:

For BCA online auctions go to Two types of sale: Live Online and Open Tender. These are only available to BCA MyBCA Loyalty Card holders.

For future police sales at West Oxfordshire Motor Auctions. Visit, 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.

Brightwells HUGE WEEKLY 4x4 SALE takes place every Tuesday at Easter’s Court on the A49 by-pass, Leominster, Herefordshire, start time 11.00am, phone: 01568 611325, website:


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