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Unclaimed and Abandoned Vehicle Auctions Rapid City SD

In some cases, the sales are held by towing companies who are authorized to pick up and sell the vehicles at auction. In some cases, the sales are held by towing companies who are authorized to pick up and sell the vehicles at auction. Learn how to buy cheap cars at unclaimed and abandoned vehicle auctions held by cities across the country.

5 States Salvage Pool L L C
(605) 341-1101
1515 E Philadelphia St
Rapid City, SD
 
McKie Nissan Hyundai
(605) 391-0714
404 Campbell St.
Rapid City, SD
 
Sioux Falls Auto Auction
(605) 368-5364
46893 271 St
Tea, SD
 
5 States Salvage Pool L L C
(605) 341-1101
1515 E Philadelphia St
Rapid City, SD
 
Wheel City Auto-East
(605) 338-1078
6001 W 12th St
Sioux Falls, SD

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Black Hills Auto Auction
(605) 342-4971
14918 E Highway 44
Rapid City, SD
 
INSURANCE AUTO AUCTION
(877) 550-1262
46893 271st
Tea, SD
 
Black Hills Auto Auction
(605) 342-4971
14918 E Highway 44
Rapid City, SD
 
Mpls Auto Auction
(605) 361-6237
3130 W 57th St
Sioux Falls, SD
 
The Auto Port
(605) 977-0670
701 S Minnesota Ave
Sioux Falls, SD

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Unclaimed and Abandoned Vehicle Auctions

Special weekly or monthly car auctions are held in larger cites across the U.S. to sell vehicles that have been left on the side of streets or in parking lots and abandoned by owners. These unclaimed vehicles are regularly sold by municipalities at public auctions.

In some cases, the sales are held by towing companies who are authorized to pick up and sell the vehicles at auction. Sales revenue is often shared with the local government.

Although many of the vehicles have been abandoned because they have broken down and no longer run, some can be restored to good operating condition at minimum cost and effort. However, other vehicles, some in excellent condition, have been left unclaimed for reasons we can only imagine. Was the owner a spy who had to leave the country quickly? Was it someone who passed away unexpectedly and had no heirs? Or was it a case of terrible forgetfulness?

The city or towing service does everything it can do to try to locate the owner of these vehicles, but after a period of time will give up and place the vehicles on the auction block. In some cities, the cars must be listed in a public media such as a newspaper for a specific time before it can be declared as unclaimed. Here is an example of the process for a Washington county:

10.72.080 Unclaimed vehicle--Sale--Disposition of proceeds.
If, after the expiration of fifteen days from the date of mailing of notice to the registered and legal owner, the vehicle or automob...

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