Kelley Blue Book
For the first time since March 2014, the average used-car auction value has dropped below the average value seen in 2013. September’s wholesale average fell $307, about 2%. Despite this recent dip below 2013 values, Kelley Blue Book expects values to finish the year slightly higher than both 2012 and 2013.
Sports Car and Subcompact Car Segments Tied for Worst-performing Segments at 3.9% Each:
All segments were down and vans amd mid-size pickups did best at 0.1% and 1% down, respectively.
September Saw 2.4% Drop by Segment in Average Market Change:
Compared to August, when the average decline was just 1.7 percent.
Full-size Pickups Continued Decline with 2.6% Below August Figures:
Year over year, full-size pickup prices were up 4.1% over September 2013.