Data and insight
No one else can give you as good an understanding of the live market as we can. We monitor over 1.9 million vehicles every day. This allows us to give you the facts you need to make more sales and increase profitability. Here’s how we’re bringing more of our data to you.
As Car Dealer’s Valuations Provider of the Year, our valuations drive real-time market insights for you and your customers.Find out more
Powered by over 8m daily advert views on AutoTrader, Retail Check provides real time insights that help you sell more cars.Find out more
In-depth research programmes into market conditions and consumer behaviour allow us to produce industry-leading insight into the automotive industry.Find out more
Sales and Pricing Indices
Each month we share valuable insights into which cars are selling fastest and the current market averages for car prices overall.Find out more
Unrivalled market view Live retail pricing Real-time market valuations
Nobody else in the market can combine the power of vehicle observations we make daily with the depth of consumer behaviour we observe.
- 73% of buyers trust us to provide accurate, impartial valuations.
- It’s challenging to keep on top of the latest pricing for every vehicle in the market - so our data does it for you.
- If vans are your thing, our new tool uses tens of thousands of pricing observations to help you arrive at a retail valuation for your van at the click of a button and only visible to you in portal.
Source the best stock Set the right price 10% faster sales 1
Retail Check is an online tool that gives dealers the broadest view of the live retail market, helping you make better and faster pricing decisions.
- Identify the fastest-selling stock for your forecourt and buy with confidence with our retail-back calculator.
- A live view of competing stock, helping you price cars competitively and maximise opportunities to sell.
- Increase your profitability with 10% faster sales and reduce your overage stock by 16%. 1
Market data Our analysis Know your market
Following a thorough analysis of the current market, our bi-annual Market Report, gives you actionable insights into managing a successful automotive business. Recent themes include:
- The future of car retailing and how retail models are evolving in line with buyer behaviour.
- The evolution of the car and how AFV’s are impacting the automotive industry.
- The future of car ownership and how the usership landscape is changing with the rise of finance and sharing options.
Sales and Pricing Indices
Live retail pricing Fastest selling stock data Deeper market understanding
Each month we share valuable insights into which cars are selling fastest and the current market averages for car prices overall.
- Fastest Selling Index: fuelled by our Retail Accelerator technology, we can see how quickly cars are selling across the country. Each month we share the 10 most in-demand cars.
- Retail Price Index: from monitoring over 1.9 million vehicles daily our team of data scientists bring you the latest pricing information giving the most accurate view of the like retail market.
1. Auto Trader internal data, 1st Aug 2019 - 30th Nov 2019, retailers using Retail Check on more than 60% of their forecourt vs customers not using Retail Check or Retail Accelerator.
Challenge us to give you more power
We’re confident we can help every customer improve their performance on our platform. Use our free resources or speak to one of our team to find out how to bring more power to you.
Learn how to use data and insight to help you make the most out of Auto Trader. We generally see that retailers who attend a masterclass earn more profit as a result.Find out more
Online and easy, Auto Trader webinars are a great way to keep up to speed with the latest industry insights. Even if you miss a webinar, you can always catch up on demand.Find out more
Speak to the team for one-to-one guidance, tailored to your business and help maximise your response on Auto Trader.Get in touch