Weekly statistics, trends, prices, insights, auction scam and the most interesting vehicles from the salvage car market
December 26, 2022
1. Auctions sales statistics
December 19 – December 25, 2022 Salvage vehicles sales of 61,970 units represented an increase of 5.0% (2,963 cars) from the last week. Cars volume represented a increase of 3.2%.There were 5,348 more cars at LIVE auctions this week. Average approval grew 0.7%.
Cars Volume vs Cars Sold
Cars went through LIVE auctions:Copart: 102,393 (⬆6.77%)IAAI: 69,787 (⬇1.61%)Total: 172,180 (⬆1.03%) Sold cars:Copart: 44,841 (⬆6.3%)IAAI: 17,129 (⬆7.5%)Total: 61,970 (⬆5.0%) Sale approvalCopart: 43.8% (⬇0.2%)IAAI: 24.4% (⬇2.1%)Avg: 36.0%(⬆0.7%)
Search trends at autoAstat.com
What users at autoastat.com have been searching for over the past week. This is autoAstat Popularity Rating (AAPR). BMW 3-series has been researched 304 times this week, followed by BMW 5-series (255 searches) and Ford Escape (255), meaning our users are fond of these makes and models and looking to buy it at the auctions. Nissan Rogue is a newcomer this week.
Top sellers of the week
Salvage cars sales volume
Top country buyers
2. Car of the week
My personal pick of the week!
2023 KIA SPORTAGE
Final bid: $22,425
Almost new car! Only 7 miles on the road, you can still smell the new-car in the cabin. Minor damage and good price.
This week I am taking a look at one of most popular sedans: 2017-20 Honda Civic
2017-20 Honda Civic
You can see that the average price for the car was the cheapest in December, 2022. Now is the best time to buy Honda Civic Did you know?! You can analyze any car you are looking for at autoastat.com*! Do your search, specify filters and click on Statistics tab. That's it.*You need to have paid account.
Top locations gives you visual perspective which states sell the specified car the cheapest. As we see by the analysis, this car is not popular in Wyoming :) Look for your next Honda Civic over there!
That's all for now. If you like this report and would like to see something else - email me directly at moc.tatsaotua%40ofni And don’t forget to check the vehicle history before buying and use our statistics to determine the best price to buy - it will save your time and money! Buy smart with autoAstat!
Alex autoAstat team ❤️ P.S.: if you have a PRO account you can search All makes and models and do your own analysis per week, per month, per quarter or even a year. PRO has the tools to do proper analysis of the current salvage market.