Avoid frustration by choosing your buying method!Generally we recommend buying a vehicle using the auction service to people who either buy vehicles often or are looking for vehicles that are rare or unusual. If you want to buy a "Blue Sedan" we suggest you to get in touch with us and let us source a vehicle for you. Saving you a lot of time checking auctions and reading check sheets (which are in japanese).
To get an account please use the Sign Up form.
We require a 30% deposit from the estimated selling price. For example to start bidding for a vehicle that usually sells for around US$ 10,000 we would require a US$ 3,000 deposit from you to start bidding. Minimum deposit US$ 1,500Simply contact us and ask.
90,000 JPY if vehicle is under 1,000,000JPY. Above that ask. Above that ask. If you are a dealer please let us know your volume and we can negotiate these fees.
We may charge "Additional Inland Transport" which is indicated on the auction website.The “Additional Inland Transport” amount indicated on our website may vary for following types of vehicles
Depending on the place of delivery Shipping, Insurance, Road Worthiness Inspection, Vanning costs may be applied to the final invoice version.
Transfer the desired deposit amount to our bank account. After we receive your money your account will be activated and the “Bid Button” will become active.All our banking details are here
If you win you will be invoiced for the final CIF or FOB amount and asked to transfer the outstanding balance to our bank account within 5 working days. Once we receive the outstanding balance we will begin the shipping procedures.Should you lose the bid we would ask you to choose another vehicle?
It is YOUR money! You can get it back any time.The flowing will be subtracted from the original deposit amount:
The final refund amount can be presented after the pre-refund process is complete.
Buying direct from the Japanese Car Auctions can have many advantages, Learn more here
Read about what auctions grade tells you about vehicle quality here
USD 10 per bid but free if you succeed.
Note by applying to the JapanTradeCar.com Auction Account you agree with our Terms and Conditions
If you are a dealer please let us know your volume and we can negotiate these fees.