Used Car Dealer Glossary


Here you can find out everything about terms used in the car trade.

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AUTOonline

AUTOonline defines itself as a salvage and used car exchange and is the German representation of the American company Solera Holdings. AUTOonline...

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Alpha auction

Alpha Online GmbH offers three products: the Alpha Controller, the Alpha Salessystem and...

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Auction & Market

Auktion & Markt AG is an auction house founded in 1988 and operates various auction platforms with physical and digital auctions. Originally founded in Wiesbaden, the company started with...

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Auction commercial vehicles

There is a wide range of auctions for commercial vehicles online, but what do you have to consider with these digital offers? First of all, you have to consider that the commercial vehicles come from all different industries and areas of application.

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Car auctions for dealers

The car trade in Germany thrives on two different forms of sales. The sale to private individuals and the sale to other dealers...

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Car auctions in Europe

The European Economic Union offers many opportunities for car trading in general and especially for online car auctions. Within the customs union, all European citizens can freely buy and sell cars.

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Car auctions online

In 2020, many businesses and business models have been forced to digitize. This trend does not stop at the car trade, thereby car auctions online are now widespread...

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Car wholesale for dealers

Wholesale for dealers in the automotive industry can be understood as the distribution of vehicles to resellers, commercial agents or bulk consumers. Over decades...

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Car Auction Hamburg

Digital auctions are becoming more and more interesting for many dealers and private buyers. But the origin of these auctions lies in physical auctions of the various auction houses. Especially in...

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Car Auction Munich

Munich, the capital of Bavaria, is a popular tourist destination and, with its almost 1.5 million inhabitants, the third largest city in Germany. Nevertheless, Munich is not only a pure tourist city, but also offers car dealers a lot...

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Sell used car

With a car, as with many things, it is true that it will need to be replaced over time. But unlike consumer items, a used car rarely needs to be scrapped....

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sell a car without warranty

When selling cars, the question often arises as to what legal obligations the seller and the buyer are entering into. A typical ambiguity is the difference between...

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Car1

Auto1 is an online platform belonging to Auto1 Group. In 2012 Auto1 was founded in Berlin with the idea to digitalize the used car trade....

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Car Auctions

Over the years, the number of car auctions is growing worldwide. Classically, car auctions were held with physical presence of the buyers...

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Autobid

Autobid or autobid.de is a registered trademark of Auktion & Markt AG. In 2003 Autobid was founded by Auktion & Markt AG with the aim of...

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Car exchanges for dealers

Buying cars, whether used or new, on the Internet is becoming more and more standard in the car trade. Dealers in particular are also making more frequent use of...

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Car trade for dealers only

The car trade in Germany thrives on two different forms of sales. The sale to private individuals and the sale to other dealers. The latter is referred to as B2B trade...

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Autouncle

AutoUncle is a start-up company that was founded in Denmark in 2010. The goal for AutoUncle from the beginning was...

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Car Auctions

Over the years, the number of car auctions is growing worldwide. Classically, car auctions were held with the physical presence of the buyers...

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B2B car trade

The car trade in Germany thrives on two different forms of sales. Sales to private individuals and sales to other dealers. The latter...

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B2B Online Auctions

The B2B car dealership offering goes from physical auctions to digital and is constantly expanding. In the Corona year 2020...

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BCA

BCA, or in long British Car Auctions, was already founded in 1946 in England. On the German market...

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Official Vehicles

Ministries, authorities as well as federal and state administrations have large vehicle fleets. These fleets must be constantly modernized, which leads to a large supply of...

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Buy damaged vehicles and accident cars

Any vehicle that has been damaged in an accident is called an accident car. Any damage, of course, leads directly to a reduction in value. Nevertheless...

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Car-e-bid

Car-e-bid is an auction platform for dealer vehicles. Auctions take place at Car-e-bid twice a week. According to...

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Sell diesel

It is certainly no exaggeration to say that the German automotive industry was shaken to its foundations in the autumn of 2015. It was indeed...

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Purchasing for car dealers

When shopping for used cars for auto dealers, there are now many ways to do this from the comfort of your own home. While...

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Export vehicles

The term export vehicles used in the car trade is often misleading. This can quickly lead to mistakes when buying, which is why...

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Vehicle auctions for dealers

The car trade in Germany thrives on two different forms of sales. The sale to private individuals and the sale of vehicles...

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GWLIST

Founded in 2006, GWListe sees itself as a dealer network. At GWListe, mainly used vehicles are marketed, which are only...

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Used car dealers

Nowadays, there are several ways for used car dealers to buy and sell vehicles. Especially...

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Used car prices

The used car price of a vehicle is often difficult for a layperson to determine. Many aspects play an important role in determining the price of a used car, such as...

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Dealer purchase used cars

When dealer shopping for used cars, there are now many ways to do this from the comfort of your own home. While you...

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Dealer vehicles

The requirement to be able to call a vehicle dealer vehicle for this is that this vehicle...

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Trade-Ins

Trade-ins have become part of everyday life in the car trade. What is meant by trade-ins? In the case of a trade-in, the value of the...

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Justice Auction

Judicial auctions refer to auctions of movable property sold by the judiciary. Most of the time, these are...


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car exchange

Buying cars, whether used or new, on the internet is becoming more and more standard in the car trade. Both...

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Market purchased fleet

A purchase fleet describes a company fleet purchased by the company itself. This offers companies maximum flexibility and mobility. Nevertheless,...

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Car auction portal

KFZ-Auktionsportal.de is a trading platform for tradesmen, which enables the purchase and sale to and from tradesmen...

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car dealer

A motor vehicle dealer generally refers to a person who has a commercial enterprise in the automobile industry. Car dealer...

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Longspur

In the car trade it sometimes happens that the offered vehicle is sold quickly, this provides more space on the yard and pleases the seller. Unfortunately...

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Buy leasing returns

Lease returns are generally used cars. A lease return is returned by the lessee to the lessor after the agreed period of time, thereby...

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Buy used commercial vehicles

There is just online a great offer of commercial vehicles to buy used, but what must be considered especially with these digital offers?...

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Car

A passenger car is a vehicle with at least two axles and its own drive. A passenger car is primarily intended for passenger transport and can be...

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Police Auction

A police auction is generally referred to as an auction where items seized or impounded by authorities are sold. The police auction is...

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Portal for car dealers

Buying cars, whether used or new, on the internet is becoming more and more standard in the car trade. Both dealers and private buyers are looking...

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Car pricing

Whether you are a private individual or a dealer, when a vehicle is to be sold, the first question is always how much the vehicle is still worth. At the same time, it must...

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Residual value exchange

A salvage exchange is a platform on which buyers can purchase accident vehicles or vehicles with a total loss at auction. Additionally...

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Calculate stand days and stand costs

Generally, standing days are the time that a vehicle is not sold by a dealer and stands in the yard. These standing days also result in standing costs, which are generally...

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Transporter used buy

If you want to buy vans used, it must additionally be noted that with different industries, it also comes to different...

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Truckstore

Truckstore is a brand of Daimler AG founded in 2001. The Truckstore brand offers used commercial vehicles and a broad service portfolio. The services include...

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buy cars involved in an accident

Any vehicle that has suffered damage as a result of an accident is known as an accident car. Any damage, of course, leads directly to a reduction in value. Nevertheless, it is...

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Accident Exchange

An accident exchange is a platform on which buyers can purchase accident vehicles or vehicles with a total loss at auction. In total, accident exchanges are used by...

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buy an accident car at an auction

The seller must take a good look at the vehicle and describe the vehicle condition in detail. Otherwise, the...

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Vebeg

Vebeg GmbH is a trust company which is charged with the realisation of property belonging to the Federal Government and...

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Auction for dealers

With the increasing number of digital auction platforms available to dealers, the choice and flexibility...

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Auctions of cars

The online auctions of cars have both advantages and disadvantages. While previously you could see for yourself the condition of the vehicle, with an online auction you have to...

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Customs Auction

An interesting possibility to buy used vehicles at auction is a customs auction. But what is a customs auction? Historically, the authorities have several times a year, on specified dates...