CBB Weekly Automotive Market Update 7/27/2021

The Canadian used wholesale market saw a slight decline vs prior week; however, prices have declined less than the historical average for the same week. Wholesale values in the Car segment dropped by -0.14% while the Truck/SUV segments declined -0.12%. Compact Cars (-0.57%) saw the largest wholesale price decrease in the Car Segments, and Full-Size […]

CBB Weekly Automotive Market Update 7/20/2021

Wholesale Prices, Week Ending July 16th The Canadian used wholesale market prices stabilized this week. Overall, used wholesale values declined -0.09% from the prior week, less than half of the weekly decline (0.21%) during this same period in normal years. Wholesale values in the Car segment dropped by -0.19%, while the Truck/SUV segments remained flat. […]

EV’s Making a Real Push To The Mainstream

By: Daniel Ross, Senior Automotive Analyst, Vehicle Valuations & Residuals at Canadian Black Book In today’s automotive landscape, electric vehicles make up only 3.5% of the new car marketplace (as of 2020). Largely speaking, early adopters have expressed content regarding the EV ownership experience. With infrastructure slowly building and a recent government mandates suggesting that […]

Climb Continues for CBB Value Retention Index in June

Index Now Sits Over 25 Points Higher Than When It Began in 2005 Markham, ON, July 9, 2021 – Canadian Black Book, the provider of Canada’s industry leading used vehicle valuation data and residual value forecast solutions, release its Used Vehicle Retention Index for June 2021. The Index hit 125.1 points, which is another all-time […]

CBB Weekly Automotive Market Update 7/13/2021

Wholesale Prices, Week Ending July 9th The Canadian used vehicle market saw a cautious slowdown in wholesale values this week. Used wholesale values declined -0.41% from the prior week – the price softening was seen in both the Car (-0.33%) and the Truck/SUV (-0.50%) segments. Sub-Compact Cars (-0.81%) saw the biggest wholesale price drop in […]

CBB Weekly Automotive Market Update 7/7/2021

Wholesale Prices, Week Ending July 2nd Used vehicle wholesale prices remain firm with an overall increase of +0.01%, while the used retail market in Canada remains red-hot. Premium Sporty car & Prestige Luxury car (+0.30%) saw the largest price increase for the car segment. Overall, the Cars segment held at +0.09% vs last week’s +0.04%. […]

CBB Weekly Automotive Market Update 6/29/2021

Wholesale Prices, Week Ending June 25th As Covid-19 restrictions ease and cottage season begins, the Canadian used vehicle wholesale market remained somewhat flat for the week, with an overall increase of just +0.05%. Full-Size Vans saw the largest percent increase with +0.62%, while the Premium Sporty Segment (+0.42%) continued to outperform the overall car segment […]

CBB Weekly Automotive Market Update 6/22/2021

Wholesale Prices, Week Ending June 18 th The Canadian used vehicle wholesale market saw prices steady this week, with a modest +0.08% increase. Led by the Premium Sporty Segment, used cars outperformed the overall market increasing by +0.26%, which was slightly lower than last week’s increase of +0.34%. The Truck/SUV segment took a slight pause […]

Marché canadien de l’automobile 2021-06-15

Prix de gros, semaine finissant le 11 juin Les prix de gros des véhicules d’occasion canadiens ont augmenté d’encore +0,35 pour cent pour la semaine, portant à 15 le nombre de semaines consécutives de rendement positif. Les augmentations ont été observées tant dans les segments de voitures que dans ceux des camionnettes/VUS, ces derniers affichant une […]

Diversité et inclusion : le point de vue d’une femme dans le secteur automobile

Par Yolanda Biswah, vice-présidente, Ventes chez Canadian Black Book De nos jours, l’égalité est un sujet qui fait la manchette; elle constitue en effet un pilier important d’une société véritablement civilisée. Si j’aborde le sujet de l’égalité, c’est parce que celle-ci a eu un impact profond sur ma vie et mon expérience dans l’industrie automobile […]