Which channels will customers use to sell their cars for cash in the UK 2013

Would you consider selling your car directly for cash from any of the following channels?

Which channels will customers use to sell their cars for cash in the UK 2013 This statistic shows the preferred channels for those who wish to sell their car for cash according to a survey carried out in the United Kingdom in April 2013. Almost 40 percent of those surveyed responded that they would sell their car through the Auto Trader magazine/website. A quarter gave Ebay as their preferred choice and both small local garages and used car traders were both preferred by 18 percent of those asked.
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Would you consider selling your car directly for cash from any of the following channels?

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Share of respondents
Auto trader39%
Ebay25%
Local newspaper ad/website19%
Small local garage18%
Used car trader18%
Franchised dealer15%
webuyanycar.com etc.8%
Non-franchised used car dealer7%
Auction6%
Used car supermarket6%
National newspaper ad/website5%
Private sale2%
Friend/family1%
Share of respondents
Auto trader39%
Ebay25%
Local newspaper ad/website19%
Small local garage18%
Used car trader18%
Franchised dealer15%
webuyanycar.com etc.8%
Non-franchised used car dealer7%
Auction6%
Used car supermarket6%
National newspaper ad/website5%
Private sale2%
Friend/family1%
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This statistic shows the preferred channels for those who wish to sell their car for cash according to a survey carried out in the United Kingdom in April 2013. Almost 40 percent of those surveyed responded that they would sell their car through the Auto Trader magazine/website. A quarter gave Ebay as their preferred choice and both small local garages and used car traders were both preferred by 18 percent of those asked.
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