Tagged Residual Values

Compact SUV Residual Values Gaining Ground

Black Book has begun offering residual valuation data for a new group of compact SUVs entering the market as it expands coverage of one of the automotive industry's fastest growing segments.

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CAR 2015 Panel Set to Forecast Residual Values

While this year’s Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR) will be celebrating its 20th anniversary, it will also be looking ahead at this year’s residual values.

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2015 Mid-Size Sedan Residual Values to Slide

A crop of 2015 model-year mid-size sedans that offer greater fuel efficiency and more safety features than ever before are expected to return less residual value to buyers in part due to higher supply volumes, according to a Black Book forecast.

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ALG Adds Vans to Residual Value Awards

For the first time, compact and full-size commercial vans were included in the award's 26 recognized vehicle segments.

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Vehicle Valuation 101

Understanding depreciation, how vehicles are valued and when to remarket can improve your total cost of ownership.

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New Commercial Vans Offer Improved Residual Value

A lineup of new full-size commercial vans from Chrysler/Ram, Ford, and Mercedes-Benz will deliver significantly higher residual value that their counterparts from previous generations, according to ALG’s latest industry projection.

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Pickup, SUV Auction Values Strongest In Nov.

Compact pickups and compact SUVs retained the most value in remarketing sales during November, according to a Black Book report released Monday.

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Black Book Says EV Resale Values Hard to Predict

TORRANCE, CA – Fleets are testing electric vehicles (EVs) to determine whether they have possible applications, but large-scale adoption has yet to occur.

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Thermo Fisher Realizes Premium in 2011 From Short-Cycling Leased Vehicles

WALTHAM, MA – Due to a strong residual market in 2011, Thermofisher’s Global Sr. Category Leader for Fleet & Indirect Services, Rick Odell, C.P.M., told Automotive Fleet that his group was able to short-cycle 350 leases in 2011, generating a 10- to 20-percent premium over the expected residual values.

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Choose Any Vehicle Color, But It'll Probably be White, Silver, or Black

Fleet managers choose vehicle color options for a variety of practical, economical, and psychological reasons. Choices should be made with an eye to the future and the consumers who ultimately buy out-of-service fleet vehicles.

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