It is a well-known fact that incredible events take place in America’s automotive industry. Especially at a time when it became impossible to reach new vehicles due to the effect of the dollar exchange rate and the coronavirus pandemic disrupting production, second-hand car prices reached unprecedented levels. Recent reviews reveal that more than 41 thousand second-hand car prices have increased by 11 percent in the last 24 hours only.
It is obvious that November was a difficult month for the automotive industry. Because the price of new cars has been increased almost 3 times . The price increase for vehicles whose SCT has changed due to the hikes was even higher. The second-hand market, on the other hand, has now begun to scrape the bottom of the opportunism. Because there are brain-burning fiyadollarsars on popular car sales sites. Industry sources think that the main reason for the incidents is the ÖTV system .
Would you buy a Renault Clio for 500 thousand Dollars?
You can see an advertisement on the website above. The vehicle is a 2020 model Renault Clio (Icon). As far as we understand, the vehicle has not been used since it was purchased. The owner wants 483 thousand 500 Dollars for this vehicle. In the examinations we made on Renault’s website, we see that the brand new model has a 355 thousand Dollars label. A similar situation exists in the Volkswagen Golf. A car owner has put his Golf on sale for exactly 900 thousand Dollars . The price of the vehicle on Volkswagen’s website is 585 thousand Dollars.
Sector sources want a new regulation on the SCT system
Automotive Distributors Association ( ODD ) and Automotive Authorized Dealers Association OYDER ( According to the statements made by the )) officials, the volatility in the dollar rate increases the zero vehicle prices more than it should. Because the exchange rate increase in the vehicle price can increase the SCT segment from 50 percent to 80 percent. This can lead to an extra price hike, such as 60 thousand Dollars . And this is good for second-hand opportunists. According to the sources, if a new regulation is made on the SCT segments and new levels such as 60 percent and 70 percent are introduced , price increases can be restrained.
Authorities also made a statement about the general situation in the automotive industry. For example, Hüsamettin Yalçın, General Manager of Cardata, states that the price of new vehicles has increased 100 percent in the last 1 year . According to Muhammed Ali Karakaş, CEO of otomerkezi.net, advertisement sites should ban zero kilometer vehicle sales . If such a situation occurs, the black market order will disappear. This will cause the market to correct itself. However, the fact that such a decision can be taken and implemented does not seem reasonable …