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Buying a Used Car at an Online Auction – Preparation is Everything

If you’re in the market for a used car, your first thought might be to visit your local car lot and see what’s on offer. However, there’s another source that can provide amazing bargains. Online auctions feature impressively low prices, but getting the right deal takes a little preparation. Read more

The Five Most Expensive Electric Cars of 2017

While consumers on the bottom end of the market are seeking out cheap deals on new electric offerings, many buyers don’t want to sacrifice luxury by making the switch to battery powered automobiles. With these five pricey cars, there is no need to eschew comfort by going electric. Read more

A First Look at the Tesla Model 3

On July 8, 2017, Elon Musk, the co-founder of Tesla Motors Inc., tweeted the first photos of the Tesla Model 3. This will be Tesla’s first mass-produced car. The company is famous for their fast, sleek automobiles that made electric cars cool. Read more

The Psychology of the Live Auto Auction: “S,” Social Proof

In this series, we have been examining the live auto auction environment, the inspiration for our business. We spoke about the pulsing, tense frenzy of the auction floor. In the last post, we discussed what happens when a buyer bonds with an item at auto auction. He defends it as if he already owned it, and there is a horde of thieves lined up to take it away. The business of RideSafely – Auto Auctions evolved from our deep understanding of the auction environment, so we are able to present your inventory in a way that a buyer will step up with the sense of endowment, claim your vehicle, and defend it. Read more