autoAstat weekly statistics

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


December 12, 2023

November 27 - December 3, 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 1,193 times this week, followed by the BMW 3 Series (1,149 searches) and BMW X5 (1,037). 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 13,495 cars. They are considered the best insurance company to buy from. Progressive Insurance followed with 12,946 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: $57,000 USD

The 2000 Ferrari 360 Modena is a breathtaking embodiment of Italian automotive excellence. It represents a leap forward in design and performance from its predecessor, the F355, while retaining the classic Ferrari DNA that makes it a collector's dream. The 2000 Ferrari 360 Modena is more than just a car; it's a piece of automotive history. It represents the pinnacle of Italian engineering and design, offering an unparalleled driving experience for enthusiasts and collectors alike. Its legacy continues to inspire future generations of Ferraris, ensuring that the 360 Modena will remain a timeless icon for years to come.


3. The most interesting lots

The best cars this week that deserve your attention


Final bid: $40,525 USD

The 2022 Audi e-tron GT stands as a testament to the German automaker's prowess in blending cutting-edge technology with unparalleled luxury. This electric masterpiece isn't just a car; it's a statement piece that redefines the boundaries of performance and comfort. The 2022 Audi e-tron GT is a landmark vehicle that marks a new era in automotive history. It offers a glimpse into the future of electric mobility, where performance, luxury, and sustainability converge in perfect harmony. This car is not just a means of transportation; it's an experience that is sure to leave a lasting impression on every driver.

2023 BMW X4

Final bid: $40,150 USD

The 2023 BMW X4 is an excellent choice for drivers who seek a stylish, powerful, and practical vehicle. It seamlessly blends the best of a sports car and an SUV, offering an exhilarating driving experience without sacrificing comfort or utility. With its stunning design, luxurious interior, and advanced technology, the X4 xDrive30i is sure to turn heads and satisfy even the most discerning drivers.

2024 BMW X7

Final bid: $57,500 USD

The 2024 BMW X7 xDrive40i is the flagship of the BMW SUV lineup, offering an unmatched blend of luxury, performance, and practicality. This spacious and powerful three-row SUV is designed to accommodate families and adventurers alike, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable journey for every passenger.

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.

2018 RAM 1500

Auctions: 9

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


Auctions: 94

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: 305

305 bids and no sale!

FINAL BID: $70,925 USD Not sold

2019 AUDI Q8

Bids: 289

FINAL BID: $31,750 USD Not sold

6. Most Expensive Lots SOLD


Retail value: $720,000 USD

Final bid: $351,025 USD

2019 PORSCHE 911

Retail value: $330,000 USD

Final bid: $217,025 USD


Retail value: $491,179 USD

Final bid: $190,000 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 MERCEDES-BENZ?! What!?

8. Price analysis

This week, I am taking a look at one of the most beloved SUVs of recent years: the 2017–2023 GMC Terrain


2017–2023 GMC Terrain

You can see that the average price for the car was the cheapest in February 2023. And now is the best time to buy a GMC Terrain!
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 Idaho. You may want to look for your next GMC Terrain 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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