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Vintage Car And Truck Auctions


Vintage car truck auctions are a great place to land the very best of vintage cars and trucks for a great price. The problem with vintage cat truck auctions is that if you are not careful, you may end up paying very steep prices. The bidding process in vintage car trucks is quite tricky and is meant to maximize the amount the auctioneers make from the cars. Once you make a bid, you cannot retract it and you need to pay for it.


Vintage car truck auctions are of two types. There is a class for the most elite vintage cars whose prices can hit mind boggling numbers and there is another class of lower class vintage cars vintage cars. Most of these less priced vehicles originate from law enforcement agencies who sell them off in a bid to clear their impound lots and are less popular than person vintage car truck auctions.

Vintage car truck auctions are conducted in a number of ways. The most common involve running of a car show of all cars entered into the auction presents the attendants with a chance to familiarize themselves with any cars they wish to bid for. Any questions or concerns raised are addressed at this stage and once the bidding starts, you may not be allowed to raise any issues about the car. The cars are then labelled with numbers called out by auctioneers together with the cars details like make, year of manufacture models and trim levels. Once bidding starts it is up to the buyers to remember the numbers of the vehicles they had identified.


Bidding in vintage car truck auctions is carried out in a unique way. A price known as a reserve which is the least amount the buyer can accept is set. One set, the auctioneer will start bidding at a lower price and let the buyer work their way up. The bidder who bid highest above the reserve wins the bid and if it is not reached, the car will not be sold.

Buying a car at vintage car truck auctions is very different than buying your typical car. One of the guiding factors is purpose. If you need a vintage car or truck for you everyday use you need to find a car that will be amazing to look at and can make a few miles daily without being such a show off. You actually need to be more conservative in terms of styling and looks. For a vintage vehicles meant for competitions purposes only, you need a very good looking and mint condition car which you will have to pay more for. if you are a serious buyer in the vintage car truck auctions, spending a little more for the ultimate vintage car should not be of concern.

Tips and comments

When looking for vintage car truck auctions or deals, the web will be of great help. Website s like eBay and Want Ads are among the best in finding affordable, unique and rare vintage vehicles. Websites like which specialize in vintage car truck auctions. They provide an updated list of any upcoming vintage car truck auctions which you could use to get the best auctions.

By samque, published at 03/31/2012
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