Used Car News


Along with listing the top 10 states where used sales climbed most during the second quarter, the latest Used Vehicle Market Report compiled by indicated that the average used-vehicle retail prices hit a record high in the second quarter.

Aided in part by certified pre-owned units, Edmunds’ analysis showed retail prices came in at $18,800 in Q2, up 7.6 percent — or $1,300 per vehicle — from the second quarter of 2014.

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Senators ask Takata to recall all airbags

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two members of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation continued their quest for automotive safety by sending a letter to a Takata executive requesting that the company “voluntarily recall all vehicles containing Takata airbags.” This request was made by Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Sen. Edward Markey of Massachusetts.

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