used-car


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Noun1.used-car - a car that has been previously owned; not a new car
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
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It also shows that people are now willing to move away from the conventional means of car sale due to the previously prevalent threats in the used-car market.
The growing social acceptance of owning pre-owned cars and the decline in the mid-size cars segment in the used-car market in APAC has led to an increase in the demand for mid-size used cars in the region.
In particular, Pakistanis at Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU) in Beppu, Oita Prefecture, have been very active in the used-car business, using social networking services to build up contacts around the world.
With these initiatives we aim to organise this highly unorganised used-car segment," he said.
19, 2012 (CENS) -- The sluggish market is driving automakers and dealers to more aggressively develop used-car sales.
However, the rise of the internet and used-car classified magazines means you now have more options than ever.
USED-CAR values are still gaining strength, as the summer brings unseasonably strong demand, according to Glass's, publisher of Glass's Guide to Used Car Values.
In fact, perhaps no other legal profession in this country is as wide open to foreigners as the used-car business.
But although the Ford Focus is the best selling new car, it could only make 40th in the used-car list of Used Car Buyer.
It's been an ongoing issue in our district unincorporated areas, where on empty lots, people go in and basically create these temporary used-car dealerships,'' said Miguel Santana, an aide to Supervisor Gloria Molina.
Furthermore, the seller's reputation and integrity are far more transparent on eBay than in a traditional used-car business.
A used-car guide values the donation at $4,500 for a car of the same make, model and year as the donor's car and sold in his area, if the car is in excellent condition ($3,000 if in average condition; no value is listed if in poor condition).