Inspection and appraisal services at Mecum Indianapolis. Expert Auto Appraisals will be at the Mecum Auctions event in Indianapolis available for inspection and appraisal services. My services will be available on any of the cars, trucks, or motorcycles in the auction. The auction runs from May 14th thru 22nd. Mecum Indy 2021 is one of the largest collector car auctions in the country. The lineup has a great assortment of Collections, American Muscle, Classics, and European Sports Cars. For that reason, several great opportunities will be available to bid on. I can provide inspection services on a single or multiple lots. The auction is expecting to run 2,500 cars. Because of the wide variety of vehicles, Mecum auction Inspection services are tailored to the vehicle and our clients needs.
Mecum Indianapolis Auction Inspection Services
Expert Auto Appraisals will be at Mecum Indianapolis performing our inspection and and appraisal services. We can statically inspect all aspects of the vehicle. Always provided is a full suite of photos of the entire vehicle. We photograph finish flaws, brightwork, trim, gauges, interior, and all other areas of the vehicle. When applicable, paint meter measurements are also photographed. When applicable and possible, driveline photos for stampings, castings, VIN, trim tags, undercarriage, and suspension. On average, over 150 detailed photographs are provided for review.
Additionally, we can have the auction staff start the vehicle to test basic operations such as running, lighting, gauges, etc. Because of auction rules, test drives are not permitted. If available, I can interview the seller to get additional history and information. In addition, the auction office may have documentation, awards, judging sheets, restoration receipts, etc. If available, we will include in inspection.
Furthermore, I have experience with all types of special interest cars from all manufactures and country of origin. I regularly inspect American Muscle, Classics, Porsche, Ferrari, Corvette, Shelby, GM Muscle, Mopar, Ford, Jaguar, and Motorcycles. I have inspected everything from Abarth to Zagato.
The Mecum Indianapolis Auction inspection service will include a discussion of value based on current market and the vehicle inspected. This market value guidance comes from years of experience and regular attendance at collector car auctions throughout the country. Coupled with the countless inspections I have performed on all types of vehicles throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. As a result, I can give an opinion of value based the current market of the specific vehicle as inspected.
As always, I am happy to tailor my services to my clients needs and the nuances of the car or motorcycle. Call 772.621.2622 to discuss or Contact Us Online
Mecum Indianapolis Auction Inspection Pricing
Most single vehicle Pre Purchase inspections at the Mecum Indianapolis auction cost $450. Inspections requiring additional work will be quoted individually. Important to realize there will be 2,500 cars at this auction. For this reason, I will be happy to give a quote for multiple cars that you’d like inspected. I encourage this due to the amount of like cars, any of which may be a great opportunity.
Please Contact to arrange the inspection of the cars that you are interested in. As always, I’m always happy to tailor the auction inspection services to best fit your needs.
Authorized Bidding Services
We also can assist you onsite with bidding as your authorized bidder. This can benefit you by saving you 2% off of the buyer commission versus an absentee bidder. Additionally, we can handle transport arrangement, documentation collection, and many other services that can ensure a good bidding experience. Please contact me to learn how we can actually save you money by using our services as your authorized bidder.
The Bid Goes On
The Bid Goes On desk provides a great service at the auction. In the event a lot that has already crossed the block and did not sell can present a great opportunity. I can work with Mecum’s dedicated staff to make a deal on car at favorable terms. As your authorized bidder, we can present an offer and negotiate the purchase of a car that is still available.
Mecum Auction Appraisal Services
We can provide appraisals on any of the vehicles that are onsite at the Mecum Auction for insurance, financing, or a specific purpose. I will be happy to discuss your needs.
Call 772.621.2622 for more info
Due to availability and the time necessary for the inspections, we strongly encourage ordering your services as soon as possible.