Buyers Guide

The Car Auction Limited at Newport, Shropshire is a primary source of stock for trade car buyers. Only Approved Motor Trade Accounts are able to bid.

View Auction Stock – The Car Auction Ltd provides an auction facility of quality used cars from some of the largest main dealer franchises in the area. Our auction is only available to approved motor trade dealers, we do not have a viewing facility. Details of the car are provided on our current stock list. Our stock list shows the following:

Auction LOT No.
Year of First Registration
Current MOT
Mileage – if the seller has warranted the mileage this will be clearly marked.
Sold As Seen – our vehicles are Sold As Seen without any warranty. Any defects are accepted as a condition of purchase.

 If you require further information about any car please call 07967 388208.

You can view our catalogue on-line; this is updated regularly throughout the day. A buyers fee is added on the final auction price.

Bidding Process – Bids can only be accepted from Approved Account Holders. Approved Account Holders may telephone their bid directly to Tim by 5pm on Wednesday of each week.

If the auction fails to achieve the reserve price, the auctioneer may close the bidding on a provisional basis. In this instance the Car Auction Limited will contact the seller and negotiate on your behalf. If successful the sale would be subject to normal sale and payment conditions.

Payment - Successful bidders will be notified on Thursday and must arrange payment within 48 hours from the close of the auction. The Car Auction Limited Newport are happy to accept bankers draft, BACS transfer and cash.

Indemnity Fee – buyers are charged an indemnity fee in order to verify that the vehicle is not subject of finance, is not on a register of stolen vehicles and has not been recorded on the Vehicle Condition Alert Register (VCAR).

Liability – Once notified that you are the successful bidder or the successful bidder in a provisional sale you become responsible for the vehicle. We advise that you insure the vehicle at the earliest at the earliest opportunity.

Vehicle Collection / Delivery – once you have paid for your vehicle in cleared funds and completed the paperwork we will provide you with details for you to collect the car from a secure compound. Please arrange collection of your vehicle within 48 hours of the close of the auction.