autoAstat weekly statistics

Weekly statistics, trends, prices, insights, auction scam and the most interesting vehicles from the salvage car market


October 10, 2023

September 25 - October 1, 2023

1. Auctions sales statistics

The volume of cars at auctions has rebounded and returned to its earlier levels, ensuring a dependable supply of vehicles. Despite this temporary dip, there have been no significant disruptions in vehicle availability. Both auctions have consistently maintained a flow of cars, contributing to seamless operations and a stable inventory for buyers.
Performance metrics, including the number of cars sold and approval ratings, have not only weathered the minor reduction in car volume but are also showing signs of improvement and growth.
In summary, insurance auto auctions provide a stable and consistent environment, with evidence of car volume returning to previous levels. Operations continue to run smoothly, and key performance indicators are not only stable but also showing positive growth trends.


Search trends at

What users at have been searching for over the past week is the AutoAstat Popularity Rating (AAPR).
According to the AAPR, the BMW 3 series has been researched 684 times this week, followed by the BMW X5 (526 searches) and Tesla Model 3 (509). This suggests that our users are interested in these makes and models and are looing to buy them at auctions.


Top sellers of the week


State Farm Insurance was the leader in sales this week. They sold 15,410 cars. They are considered the best insurance company to buy from. Progressive Insurance followed with 12,701 cars sold. Geico insuranse sells cars at the highest bid, so it's worth considering them as a seller next time you're bidding.

Salvage cars sales volume


Top country buyers


If you have a PRO account with us, you can filter for the buyer's country and see which cars were sold to that specific country. This is very helpful in understanding trends and the market.

2. Car of the week

My personal pick of the week!


Final bid: $54,500 CAD

The 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder is an exotic convertible supercar that epitomizes Italian performance and style. Powered by a roaring V10 engine, it delivers breathtaking acceleration and a spine-tingling exhaust note. The exterior design is a work of art, combining aerodynamic lines with aggressive aesthetics, showcasing the Gallardo's unmistakable Lamborghini DNA. Inside, the cabin is driver-centric and luxurious, featuring premium materials and advanced technology. The 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo is an open-top thrill-seeker's dream, offering an unparalleled driving experience that fuses power, prestige, and the joy of top-down motoring.


3. The most interesting lots

The best cars this week that deserve your attention


Final bid: $31,500

The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country is a top-tier full-size pickup truck that balances rugged capability with upscale features. Equipped with a powerful V8 engine, it excels in towing and hauling tasks while providing a comfortable ride. The exterior design features distinctive High Country styling elements and premium touches. Inside, the cabin offers a blend of luxury and technology, with high-quality materials, advanced infotainment systems, and an emphasis on comfort. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country caters to those who demand both workhorse performance and refined amenities in their pickup truck.


Final bid: $138,000

The 2019 Lamborghini Huracan is a rear-wheel-drive supercar that delivers a thrilling driving experience with a touch of old-school charm. Powered by a robust V10 engine, it offers exhilarating acceleration and precise handling dynamics. The exterior design is a work of art, with aggressive lines and iconic Lamborghini styling cues. Inside, the cabin is driver-centric, featuring luxurious materials and advanced technology. The 2019 Lamborghini Huracan LP580-2 is a purebred supercar that caters to enthusiasts who appreciate the connection between driver and machine, providing a raw and spirited driving experience.


Final bid: $61,500

The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette 3LT is a high-performance sports car that marks a significant departure from its predecessors with its mid-engine design. Powered by a robust V8 engine, it delivers exhilarating acceleration and precise handling. The exterior design is sleek and modern, featuring aerodynamic lines and bold styling cues. Inside, the cabin offers a premium experience with the 3LT trim level, featuring high-quality materials and advanced technology. The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette 3LT is a groundbreaking addition to the Corvette lineup, representing a new era of American sports car performance and luxury.

4. Scam of the week

I've found cars from dealers that had the most auctions or did impressive repairs. Remember to check every vehicle of your interest at Copart and IAAI on autoAstat.


Auctions: 3

Selling this vehicle will be difficult. The previous condition is just horrific!I would stay away from it!


Auctions: 145

It's always important to check autoAstat before buying cars at salvage auto auctions.


5. Cars with the most bids

Cars that have the most bids are the ones that are most popular among buyers and have the most competition for purchase. It's important to note that just because a car has many bids, it doesn't necessarily mean it's the best deal or in the best condition. It's always important to thoroughly inspect the vehicle and do research on its history before making a bid.

2019 BMW X5

Bids: 325

325 bids and no sale!

FINAL BID: $29,750 Not sold


Bids: 324

FINAL BID: $27,500 Not sold

6. Most Expensive Lots SOLD


Retail value: $237,065

Final bid: $177,525


Final bid: $135,525


Final bid: $131,750

7. $25 lots

Salvage Auto Auctions are the place to find amazing deals!My favorite category is...Let's see what $25 can get you at auctions these days... :)



SOLD: $2

No way!



SOLD: $25

No, no! This is imposible!


2007 LEXUS ES 350

SOLD: $25

$25 for Lexus ES350?! What!?

8. Price analysis

This week, I am taking a look at one of the most beloved sedans of recent years: the 2017–2022 Honda Accord

2017–2022 Honda Accord

You can see that the average price for the car was the cheapest in October 2023. And now is the best time to buy a Honda Accord!
Did you know? You can analyze any car you are looking for on! Simply do your search, specify filters, and click on the Statistics tab. This feature is only available with a paid account.


Top locations gives you a visual perspective on which states sell the specified car the cheapest.As we can see from the analysis, this car is not popular in Wyoming. You may want to look for your next Honda Accord in that area!


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That's all for now.
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Alex autoAstat team ❤️
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