This market closed the month with a total of 149.664 sold used cars, figure which represents an increase over February of 2011 of 18.5%. Also, in the first two months of this year transferred used reach the figure of 268.591 units (more than ten years 109.231) signifying an interannual increase of 22.6%. This development contrasts with a new recession passenger market for twenty months.The used market has become the alternative to replacement of vehicles by individuals, who found in him an accessible option economically. Also, February sales data shows that, for each new tourism that is purchased, the market opportunity acquire 2.5, one of the highest proportions of the history of the automobile. In as far as other stretches of antiquity, among the less than 5 years have been posted 49.317 sales, 33% of the total, and in the Group of between 5 and 10 years, 41.191, 27.5%. Transfers between individuals in February were kept as the access channel favorite, with 52.5% of the transactions and a growth of 5%. However, the professional network moves with force and grew in the month a 45.3%, already hogging 41% of the market of used.
Imports are in a marginal 1.4% share, but grow 15.6% on February 2011. Between January and February, transfers between individuals represent 54% of sales and increase 9.6%; the participation of professional networks reaches 43.8 per cent after rising by 46.1%; while imports are at 1.5% and 9% increase. Average prices of the used cars in Asturias recorded in February, a rise of 0.8 per cent, placing well in the environment of 12.833 euros, although mileurista vehicle continues to be the main protagonist of the market, with growth of 14%, at the bad economic situation and the lack of liquidity, according to reflects the European observer for prices produced by vehicles on the AutoScout24 Web platform. The study of the company, which moves 40% of the cars sold in Spain, shows that prices decreased 1.4% in national terms, until the environment of 12.620 euros. For its part, the average age of these used cars stood in February in lathe at age seven, while shooting rose to exceed already the 96,200 kilometers on average, very close therefore patterns attributed to car mileurista (more than ten years or 100,000 miles). Not in vain, 265.107 second-hand cars sold until last month – including 5004 units in Asturias, a 9.9% less, according to Ganvam-, more of one 46% exceeded the ten years, and only 20% was below three years of age, these being precisely that more benefit reported being least devalued. In any case, this new lower prices in February was less defendant than in the whole of Europe, where the drop was around 2.3% in terms annual, dragged by the collapse of prices in countries such as Italy (- 7.2%). Thus, the difference between the prices of Spain and the middle of the continent (13.051 euros) was reduced to only 430 euros, one of the lowest recorded so far.