autoAstat weekly statistics

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


November 14, 2023

October 30 - November 5, 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 1,384 times this week, followed by the Audi Q5 (1,221 searches) and BMW 3 Series (1,195). 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 15,743 cars. They are considered the best insurance company to buy from. Progressive Insurance followed with 11,731 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: $50,825 USD

The 2020 Aston Martin Vantage is a captivating sports car that exudes British elegance and dynamic performance. Powered by a potent V8 engine, it delivers exhilarating acceleration and precise handling. The exterior design is a seamless blend of aggression and sophistication, featuring Aston Martin's distinctive styling elements. Inside, the cabin is a luxurious haven, with high-quality materials and cutting-edge technology, creating a driver-centric and refined atmosphere. The 2020 Aston Martin Vantage represents the epitome of a modern sports car, offering a perfect synthesis of style, speed, and the legendary heritage of the Aston Martin brand


3. The most interesting lots

The best cars this week that deserve your attention

2017 MCLAREN 570S

Final bid: $46,025 USD

The 2017 McLaren 570S is a striking and high-performance sports car that exemplifies British engineering excellence. Propelled by a potent twin-turbocharged V8 engine, it delivers electrifying acceleration and precise handling. The exterior design is a masterpiece of aerodynamics, featuring sculpted lines and iconic McLaren styling cues. Inside, the cabin is a blend of minimalist luxury and advanced technology, providing a driver-focused and high-performance experience. The 2017 McLaren 570S is a precision-crafted supercar, captivating enthusiasts with its combination of speed, agility, and the distinctive allure of the McLaren brand


Final bid: $55,500 USD

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT is a convertible sports car that effortlessly combines performance with open-air luxury. Powered by a handcrafted AMG V8 engine, it delivers exhilarating acceleration and a sonorous exhaust note. The exterior design is both aggressive and elegant, featuring a retractable soft top for a true convertible experience. Inside, the cabin is a showcase of opulence, with premium materials, advanced technology, and comfortable seating. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT is a top-down driving indulgence, catering to enthusiasts who seek a perfect blend of performance, style, and the joy of open-air motoring.

1992 PORSCHE 911

Final bid: $43,250 USD

The 1992 Porsche 911 is a classic sports car renowned for its timeless design and engaging driving dynamics. Powered by an air-cooled flat-six engine, it delivers a distinctive Porsche driving experience with a unique exhaust note. The exterior design is iconic, showcasing the signature 911 silhouette and pop-up headlights. Inside, the cabin is driver-centric with a focus on simplicity and functionality, featuring quality materials and classic Porsche instrumentation. The 1992 Porsche 911 represents a golden era of sports car design, offering enthusiasts a pure and visceral driving experience that's synonymous with the Porsche brand

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: 13

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


Auctions: 140

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.

2021 BMW X7

Bids: 340

340 bids and no sale!

FINAL BID: $38,500 USD Not sold


Bids: 294

FINAL BID: $25,750 USD Not sold

6. Most Expensive Lots SOLD


Retail value: $253,798 USD

Final bid: $170,000 USD


Retail value: $625,730 USD

Final bid: $156,000 USD


Retail value: $257,740 USD

Final bid: $151,025 USD

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... :)




No way!




No, no! This is imposible!


2008 VOLVO V70


$20 for VOLVO V70?! What!?

8. Price analysis

This week, I am taking a look at one of the most beloved SUVs of recent years: the 2019–2023 Cadillac XT4


2019–2023 Cadillac XT4

You can see that the average price for the car was the cheapest in August 2023. And now is the best time to buy a Cadillac XT4!
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 West Virginia. You may want to look for your next Cadillac XT4 in that area!


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That's all for now.
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Alex autoAstat team ❤️
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