BUYERS

BUYERS GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The auction doors and trade show will open at 8am each morning.
  • Arrive early, sign-up for a free bidder’s card.
  • The admission to the trade show is included in your admission to the auction sale.
  • All items (lots) are numbered and displayed so you can inspect them before the auction.
  • You may use the cash from what you sell towards the items you want to buy through the auction.
  • Bring a truck and trailer big enough to haul your purchases home.
  • Bring extra cash to purchase items through the trade show displays.

ALL AUCTION SALES TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

  • Each auction requires CASH, cashiers check or travelers check.
  • Personal and Business Checks will not be accepted.
  • VISA and MasterCard are accepted with a 5% buyer’s premium on all credit card sales.
  • Please come financially prepared to settle for your purchases.
  • Applicable state sales tax will be charged.

Arrive early and stay late!

Lodging

Please see our lodging information on the front page of the site and take advantage of the discounts offered by the host hotel for the Bodee’s Racers Auction and Trade Show in your area!

BE PREPARED TO BUY:

  • Arrive early so you have plenty of time to inspect all of the items which will be auctioned.
  • Register for a free bidder’s card.
  • Be prepared to transport your purchases. Bring your hauler, Trailer, or truck.
  • All items in the auction are assigned ‘lot’ numbers.
  • Parts and small articles get a plain number.
  • Larger rolling stock (like race cars, haulers, trailers, etc.) is assigned ‘C-lot’ numbers.
  • When possible, talk to the consignor (former owner) to find out the condition and history of those items.
  • Have other qualified people look at the item and get several opinions.
  • All items will generally be sold in lot number order.
  • C-lots will sell beginning at 1pm on Saturday.
  • Make a note of the lot numbers of those items you are interested in bidding on.
  • Lowest numbers sell first.
  • All lot numbers are systematically brought before the auction block and the bidder’s grandstand, described, and auctioned off to the highest bidder.
  • Make yourself noticed when bidding. DON’T HIDE OR HESITATE.
  • All items auctioned are sold ‘as-is’ and without guarantee unless otherwise stated with our “Guaranteed Good” option.
  • In the preview & inspection area, take time to thoroughly inspect all items you’re interested in before they pass thru the auction.
  • Once you are the successful bidder, you are obligated to pay for and take the item.
  • Pay for your purchases at the cashier’s office, then pick up your items at the impound (storage) area.

All items must be removed from the building within three hours of the end of the sale on the event’s last day.

Bodee’s Racers Auction and Trade Show is a great opportunity to buy high performance equipment for your racing operation at a fraction of the cost. Hundreds of items will be auctioned every hour throughout the auction.