Minibuses are the ’most clocked’ vehicle type, reveals HPI
Automotive data experts at HPI have revealed that minibuses top the chart of vehicle types most likely to have a mileage a mileage discrepancy, or have been 'clocked'.
The next ‘most clocked’ vehicle type is large luxury cars, says the vehicle data check firm.
The company's HPI check data has identified that one in 14 vehicles has a mileage discrepancy, this statistic was one in 16 in 2017 and one in 20 in 2014 - an increase of nearly 30% in just five years.
There is also a one in three chance of uncovering another hidden problem, including outstanding finance, previously being an insurance write-off, or recorded stolen.