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Revealed – the cars used car buyers want

If you live in the South East and you’re looking to sell a Ford Fiesta under three years old in either silver, black or blue, you could be sitting on a goldmine.

These are the ingredients which, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), most used car buyers were looking for this summer.

A record 2.1 million used cars were sold in the UK between July and September with the best-selling car being the Ford Fiesta. Meanwhile, across all makes and models silver, black and blue were the most popular colours, cars under three years old most in demand and people in the South East the most likely to buy a used car.

Here are the top 10 used car sellers this summer and remember, if you have one of these, and especially if it’s less than three years old and in silver, blue or black, you could get a good price for it at Tootle:

1. Ford Fiesta

2. Ford Focus

3. Vauxhall Corsa

4. Vauxhall Astra

5. Volkswagen Golf

6. Nissan Qashqai

7. Volkswagen Polo

8. Fiat 500

9. Nissan Juke

10. Peugeot 208

Top 10 most popular used car colours July-September 2016

  • Silver/aluminium
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Grey
  • Red
  • White
  • Green
  • Beige/buff
  • Yellow
  • Orange

So, are you sitting on a goldmine? Why not check out to see what your car is worth today!

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