autoAstat weekly statistics

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


November 28, 2023

November 13 - November 19, 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 Audi Q5 has been researched 1,355 times this week, followed by the BMW 3 Series (1,206 searches) and Tesla Model 3 (1,178). 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 15,857 cars. They are considered the best insurance company to buy from. Progressive Insurance followed with 12,996 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: $56,025 USD

The 2023 Chevrolet Corvette 2LT is a mid-engine sports car that offers a blend of performance, luxury, and technology. It is powered by a naturally aspirated 6.2L V8 engine that produces 490 horsepower and 465 lb-ft of torque. The 2LT trim level adds a number of comfort and convenience features over the base 1LT trim, including a Bose Performance Series 14-speaker audio system, heated and ventilated seats, and a head-up display.


3. The most interesting lots

The best cars this week that deserve your attention

2021 PORSCHE 911

Final bid: $115,000 USD

The 2021 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S is a high-performance sports car that combines luxury, technology, and performance. It is powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.0L flat-six engine that produces 443 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque. The Carrera 4S is also available with an optional Sport Chrono Package, which adds a number of performance-enhancing features, including launch control and a sport mode for the suspension and transmission.


Final bid: $69,775 USD

The 2023 BMW 7 SERIES 760i XDrive is a high-performance luxury sedan that offers a combination of power, refinement, and technology. It is powered by a 4.4L twin-turbocharged V8 engine that produces 536 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque, and can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.1 seconds. The 760i XDrive is also equipped with all-wheel drive for optimal traction and handling in all weather conditions.


Final bid: $105,525 USD

The 2000 Ferrari 550 Maranello is a front-engine, rear-wheel drive two-seat sports car produced by Ferrari from 1996 to 2004. The base trim was the entry-level model for the 550 Maranello and featured a powerful V12 engine as standard, luxurious interior and many technical characteristics. The 2000 Ferrari 550 Maranello Base trim features a classic Ferrari design with a long, sleek hood, a low stance, and an aggressive rear end. The car is made from lightweight aluminum and carbon fiber, which helps to keep its weight down and improve its handling.

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.

2022 RAM 1500

Auctions: 2

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


Auctions: 114

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.


Bids: 285

285 bids and no sale!

FINAL BID: $28,750 USD Not sold

2022 FORD F-650

Bids: 285

FINAL BID: $20,200 USD Not sold

6. Most Expensive Lots SOLD


Retail value: $299,313 USD

Final bid: $133,000 USD


Retail value: $214,856 USD

Final bid: $121,000 USD


Retail value: $360,196 USD

Final bid: $121,000 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!




No, no! This is imposible!




$25 for CLEXUS RX?! What!?

8. Price analysis

This week, I am taking a look at one of the most beloved SUVs of recent years: the 2020–2023 MAZDA CX-30


2016–2023 Mazda CX-30

You can see that the average price for the car was the cheapest in June 2023. And now is the best time to buy a Mazda CX-30!
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 Mazda CX-3 in that area!


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That's all for now.
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And don't forget to check the vehicle history before buying and use our statistics to determine the best price. It will save you time and money! Buy smart with autoAstat!

Alex autoAstat team ❤️
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