With the economically devastating Covid-19 lockdown forcing many consumers to seek cheaper cars, auctions are one way that buyers could score a good bargain.

You could pick up a vehicle a lot cheaper than buying it from a dealer. Auctions are, after all, where many car dealerships source their stock before marking up the price and selling it to you, so you are in effect taking out the middle man...

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