autoAstat weekly statistics

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


November 21, 2023

November 6 - November 12, 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 10,827 cars. They are considered the best insurance company to buy from. Progressive Insurance followed with 7,533 cars sold.

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: $55,500 USD

The 2020 Porsche Taycan is an all-electric luxury sports sedan that exemplifies cutting-edge technology and high-performance capabilities. Equipped with dual electric motors, it delivers instant torque and impressive acceleration. The exterior design is sleek and modern, blending Porsche's iconic styling cues with aerodynamic efficiency. Inside, the cabin offers a fusion of luxury and advanced technology, providing a driver-focused experience with premium materials and innovative features. The 2020 Porsche Taycan sets a new standard for electric vehicles, offering thrilling performance while embodying Porsche's legacy of automotive excellence


3. The most interesting lots

The best cars this week that deserve your attention

2021 AUDI Q8

Final bid: $41,250 USD

The 2021 Audi Q8 is a luxurious and stylish SUV that harmonizes performance with sophistication. Powered by a robust 3.0-liter engine, it delivers a blend of power and efficiency for a smooth driving experience. The exterior design is striking and modern, showcasing Audi's distinctive styling cues and a coupe-like roofline. Inside, the cabin boasts premium materials and advanced technology, providing a refined and spacious interior. The 2021 Audi Q8 represents Audi's commitment to delivering a high-end SUV with a perfect balance of comfort, technology, and distinctive design

2024 BMW M8

Final bid: $74,825 USD

The 2024 BMW M8 is a high-performance luxury sports car that exemplifies precision engineering and athleticism. Equipped with a potent engine it delivers exhilarating acceleration and exceptional handling capabilities. Its exterior design is characterized by a perfect blend of aggressive styling and elegant lines, showcasing BMW's iconic M-series design elements. Inside, the cabin offers a luxurious and technologically advanced environment, featuring premium materials, cutting-edge infotainment systems, and a driver-centric layout. The 2024 BMW M8 represents the pinnacle of BMW's performance vehicles, combining raw power with sophisticated design and cutting-edge technology for a thrilling driving

2014 PORSCHE 911

Final bid: $48,250 USD

The 2014 Porsche 911 is an exhilarating convertible sports car renowned for its powerful performance and iconic design. Propelled by a turbocharged flat-six engine, it delivers exceptional acceleration and precise handling, maintaining the 911's driving legacy. Its convertible design enhances the driving experience, allowing an open-top driving thrill while retaining exceptional performance capabilities. The exterior features the timeless 911 silhouette, and the cabin offers a blend of luxury and driver-focused elements, combining high-quality materials with modern technology. The 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet embodies Porsche's commitment to performance and style, offering an exceptional driving experience in a convertible sports car.

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!

2006 HUMMER H2

Auctions: 150

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 GMC SIERRA 3500HD

Bids: 327

327 bids and no sale!

FINAL BID: $28,750 CAD Not sold

2019 FORD F-350

Bids: 322

FINAL BID: $32,500 USD Not sold

6. Most Expensive Lots SOLD

2011 PORSCHE 911

Retail value: $627,790 USD

Final bid: $277,000 USD


Retail value: $296,262 USD

Final bid: $158,000 US


Retail value: $258,344 USD

Final bid: $150,000 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!


2008 BMW X3


No, no! This is imposible!




$20 for CHRYSLER TOWN?! What!?

8. Price analysis

This week, I am taking a look at one of the most beloved SUVs of recent years: the 2016–2023 Chevrolet Blazer


2016–2023 Chevrolet Blazer

You can see that the average price for the car was the cheapest in March 2023. And now is the best time to buy a Chevrolet Blazer!
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 Mississippi. You may want to look for your next Chevrolet Blazer in that area!


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That's all for now.
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Alex autoAstat team ❤️
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