To celebrate the festive season, Aston Barclay will host a series of events throughout December, including a month long ‘Calendar Cars’ event, in partnership with Zenith, to raise funds for Motor Neurone Disease Association and automotive industry charity Ben.
The vehicle remarketing specialists, will be holding a series of Christmas Jumper Days for its buyers in the auction halls. As well as inviting them to get into the festive spirit, with prizes awarded to the best and worst Christmas jumpers, buyers will be treated to a selection box and some festive treats to enjoy while bidding. These events will be taking place between Thursday 7th and Wednesday 13th December across its six national sites.
Aston Barclay is also continuing its longstanding partnership with Zenith for their Christmas campaign. Today, Thursday 7th December, Zenith held an exclusive auction of its fleet vehicles, which held online and physically in the Wakefield centre. As well as the opportunity to bid on the Zenith exclusive stock, buyers were treated to festive treats and a charity auction with prizes including:
- Golf and overnight package for two at The Belfry Virgin
- Experience Days – View from The Shard and Marco Pierre White three course meal at London Steakhouse Co for two
- Go Pro HERO12 Black 4k Ultra HD Action Camera
- PlayStation 5 Console Xiaomi
- Model 4 Lite Electric Scooter
- Apple Watch SE GPS + Cellular, 40mm starlight aluminium
- Dyson Supersonic Origin Hair Dryer
As part of the Calendar cars, which is also in partnership with Zenith, a new car will be revealed each weekday, from 1st to 22nd December and will only be available to bid or buy on that day. For each of the Calendar Cars successfully purchased, Zenith will donate £100 to Motor Neurone Disease Association and Aston Barclay will donate £100 to Ben, the automotive industry charity.
Finally, a Zenith only digital sale will take place on 28th December and will be the only sale held by Aston Barclay in between Christmas and New Year, allowing buyers to stock up before the New Year.
Gordon Cockle, Director of Remarketing at Aston Barclay said: “We have a fantastic jam packed schedule of events through December, and we thrilled to be partnering with Zenith to raise money for two amazing charities. Along with the Calendar Cars event and Christmas Jumper Days, all our auction halls are fully decorated to get our customers and colleagues in the holiday spirit, and we would love to see as many of you as possible to celebrate the end of a successful 2023”.