Q1 Used Car Market Report from Edmunds.com
A new report from Edmunds.com finds that certified pre-owned sales levels are at an all-time high, and they accounted for 21 percent of all used car sales by franchise dealerships in the first quarter.
The finding is just one of many in our latest Used Car Market Report. The report will be published every quarter, and it contains a wealth of insights into America's used car market,which makes up about three quarters of all car sales in the U.S. each year. The full report for Q1 2013 is available for download on our website here.
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