How to Purchase Used Vehicles in Online Auctions

If you’re looking to purchase used or damaged vehicles in Europe, Copart Germany’s online vehicle auction platform is the premier source for businesses across Europe. Auctions are held multiple times weekly from locations across Germany, and hundreds of vehicles are available every week.

What is Copart?

Founded in 1982 in the United States, Copart is a global online vehicle auction company currently traded on the Nasdaq stock market (NASDAQ: CPRT). With over 200 locations around the world, Copart sells millions of used or damaged vehicles every year via its innovative online auction platform. Depending on the location of the vehicle and buyer, Copart’s vehicles are sold by insurance companies, financial institutions, dealerships and even private sellers. Vehicles are then purchased by automotive recyclers, dealers, importers, exporters and individual buyers.

How do I purchase vehicles in Copart auctions?

The first step to bidding in Copart Germany auctions and winning used or damaged vehicles in Germany is to become a Copart Germany Member. The process is quick and easy, but be sure to have the appropriate documentation ready to upload, as well as a payment method available.

Once you have registered to become a Copart Germany Member, and your documentation and payment have been processed, begin browsing Copart Germany’s hundreds of vehicles available every week. Use the Copart Germany Vehicle Finder to search for the vehicles you need, and sort your searches by make, model, year, damage type and more. Copart encourages all bidders to inspect vehicles in person before placing a bid. Contact your nearest Copart Germany location to find the best times to visit and inspect the vehicles in which you are interested. If you are unable to visit a location in person, Copart allows approved third-party inspectors to visit a location on your behalf. Note: All visitors must be valid Copart Germany Members in good standing.

Where are Copart locations in Germany?

Copart currently has 12 locations across Germany, including in Berlin, Frankfurt and Leipzig. View the full list of Copart Germany locations to find the nearest location and to view vehicle inventory available in current online auctions.

When are Copart Germany online auctions held?

Copart Germany’s online vehicle auctions are currently held multiple times per week, varying by location. View the Copart Germany Auction Calendar to see which auctions are currently scheduled, as well as to view the inventory available in each auction. Visit the location details page for an individual Copart Germany location to learn more about auction times, vehicle inventory, contact information and more.

How do I pay for a vehicle once I win?

Visit the Fees and Payments area of the website to learn more about payment details, including payment options, fees, storage and more.

For other questions regarding purchasing vehicles in Copart Germany’s online auctions and to view other features and functionalities available to Copart Germany Members, visit the Common Questions page on Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for auction and company updates, for featured vehicles available and to contact us with further questions.