How can I watch a live auction?

To watch a live auction, first, search by the year, make, and model of the vehicle you’re interested in. Once you’ve found it, if “Live Auction Broadcast” is mentioned, you can watch the item live at the auction after bidding ends on our site. To participate in live bidding, you need to submit a deposit of either $600 or 10% of your bid amount, whichever is greater.

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If you have any additional questions about the live auction, please don’t hesitate to contact RideSafely Support at (215) 289-0300.

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Is it possible for residents of Canada to make a purchase through RideSafely?

Absolutely! RideSafely welcomes Canadian buyers. Discover a vast selection of vehicles at our auctions, and take advantage of our seamless purchasing process. Get started on your cross-border car-buying journey today!

For guidance on vehicle shipment costs and specifics on importing a vehicle from the US to Canada, check out our guide ‘How much does it cost to ship a car?‘.

For further inquiries or assistance, feel free to reach out to us at (215) 289-0300. We’re always here to help.

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If you submit a security deposit and lose a bid, can you use the same deposit to bid on another vehicle?

Certainly, you’re free to utilize your deposit for bidding on another item for a period of 5 days. It’s important to remember that the deposit represents a temporary hold on your card, which lasts a maximum of 5 business days.

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For additional inquiries or support, don’t hesitate to connect with us at (215) 289-0300. Our team is readily available to provide you with assistance.

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Is the auction open to the public?

Open to Everyone! Engage Directly with RideSafely’s Online Car Auction Platform. As expert dealers, we ensure effective and diligent bidding on your behalf throughout the auction process. Enjoy a seamless, hassle-free bidding experience, guided by our seasoned expertise at every step.

For any further questions, feel free to reach out to us at (215) 289-0300. We’re here to assist you.

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What is the process for exporting a car from the United States?

To export a car from the United States, one must follow a series of steps to ensure compliance with both the U.S. and the importing country’s regulations:

  1. Documentation: Gather all necessary documents such as the original title, bill of sale, and any lien release documents.
  2. Regulations: Ensure you’re familiar with the importing country’s vehicle standards and regulations. Some countries have restrictions on vehicle age, emissions, or even the side of the car the steering wheel is on.
  3. Shipping: Choose a reputable international shipping company. The company will guide you through the best shipping method, be it Roll-on/Roll-off (RoRo) or container shipping.
  4. Customs and Duties: Prior to shipping, submit the required U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) documentation. Upon arrival in the destination country, you’ll need to pay any applicable duties and taxes.
  5. Inspections: Some countries require the vehicle to undergo inspections upon arrival, checking for things like safety standards and emissions.
  6. Registration: Once the vehicle clears customs and any inspections, you’ll need to register it in the importing country.
  7. Insurance: Ensure you have the appropriate international car insurance coverage.
  8. Additional Costs: Be prepared for potential additional costs, such as import duties, taxes, and registration fees.

It’s essential to work closely with both the shipping company and any local contacts or agencies in the importing country to ensure a smooth process.

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If you’re considering buying a car from the USA through a car auction or have further questions about RideSafely, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at (215) 289-0300.

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