Do You Need to Be a Dealer to Buy a Car From Manheim Auto Auction?

As of 2015, only dealers with valid licenses are able to bid at auctions held through Manheim Auto Auctions. The company works exclusively with high-volume commercial clients, including dealerships, banks, government agencies, car manufacturers and automobile rental companies.

The company's first auto auction took place in 1945 in Manheim, Pennsylvania. Today, Manheim Auto Auctions is the largest vehicle remarketing service in the world. Each year, the company registers approximately seven million used vehicles and performs transactions worth nearly $46 billion.

Dealers can visit to learn more about buying and selling vehicles through an automobile auction. Manheim Auto Auctions also provides a variety of other services, including consulting, condition reporting, financing and transportation.