Currently reading: Physical car auctions continue to thrive in digital age
Seeing a car in the metal is the main pull for in-person bidding

Dealers continue to value physical used car auctions over online sales despite the rapid rise of the web marketplace.

While certain vehicles suit digital sales, traders still prefer to see other stock in the metal before they buy it, multiple auction companies told Autocar.

They add that in-person attendees also bid on vehicles they may not have when buying remotely.  

“You can’t beat a physical auction.

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