The leeching of advertising spend away from newspapers and magazines to the Internet looks set to move up a gear with a plan by eBay to invite traders to post classified ads on eBay Motors. For £150 a month, garages and dealers will be able to list up to 100 cars on the site – a fraction of the cost of traditional printed ads. Handy – if you can afford the petrol. Pip pip.
eBay Motors set to go head to head with newspapers over classified ads