Note: All data shared in this article is provided by Cartell So 2020 is behind us and there aren’t too many reasons to look back on the year fondly. Certainly, like many other industries, the automotive industry in Ireland was severely affected by the pandemic and Cartell’s 2020 data reveals total sales of new cars […]
We already published some information on the type of factors which should go into your decision to purchase either a used car, or a new car. We wrote about the various elements: tax, fuel economy, depreciation value, which go into the decision. We want to take that one step further and show you the importance […]
Business does not like uncertainty, and the one thing the experts are sure about COVID-19 is that we don’t know when it’s going to end. With that in mind how can the automotive industry adapt to new norms and get folks back into dealerships? The traditional model of selling vehicles centres around big open areas […]
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All Doom and Gloom? It seems like it’s all bad news for car dealerships at the moment. According to SIMI, new car registrations are down by 63% in March 2020 versus the same period last year. Used car imports are also down by 48.1% for the same period, and dealers are shutting down across the […]
You may have heard about this Coronavirus thing! For the forseeable we will all be locked down with various restrictions in place around our movement and this of course has knock-on effects on the vehicles we own. Unless you work in an industry or service that is deemed essential it is likely that your time […]
There is still some confusion out there about the various insurance write-off categories and here at Cartell we often get queries about Cartell car history check reports such as “what does a category C insurance write-off mean?”. So here follows a brief description of what each of the insurance write-off categories signify for your vehicle. […]
Do Cars Appreciate In Value? The simple answer is Yes – there are some select cars that appreciate in value once they reach a certain stage in their lifetime, however, why is this and what cars increase in value as time goes on? Obviously, some vehicles will never lose value as they are limited one-off […]