Half Year Results 

Vertu holding on against the odds

Vertu holding on against the odds

Once again, Vertu Motors (VTU) has put in a strong performance against a weak backdrop. Most of the group's sales come from used cars, and activity in the market held up well by comparison with new registrations. The division saw like-for-like (LFL) sales growth of 3.3 per cent, but supply began to outpace demand between April and June, leading overall prices to fall at the fastest rate since 2014 – at least until early July. 

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