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Unclaimed and Abandoned Vehicle Auctions Terre Haute IN

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.

Wolfes Auto Auction
(812) 238-1431
1717 E Margaret Dr
Terre Haute, IN
 
Lakeside Public Auto Auction
(574) 264-0148
51401 State Road 19
Elkhart, IN
 
Richmond Interstate Auto Auction
(765) 966-1441
3442 State Road 38
Richmond, IN
 
Wolfes Auto Auction
(812) 425-4576
2229 S Kentucky Ave
Evansville, IN
 
Qcsa Auto Auctions
(219) 932-0720
1815 Summer St
Hammond, IN
 
Insurance Auto Auctions
(877) 550-1262
25631 State Road 2
South Bend, IN
 
Mishawaka Auto Auction
(574) 256-5625
55920 Maplehurst Ave
Mishawaka, IN
 
Junk Car Buyer
(219) 671-2644
5333 W 46th St
Indianapolis, IN
 
Adesa Afc
(812) 463-6209
2229 S Kentucky Ave
Evansville, IN
 
Manheim Indianapolis Auto Auction
(317) 862-8622
3110 S Post Rd
Indianapolis, IN
 

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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