User Guide – Classic Car Auction Specialists UK

Classic car auctions site UK is designed to be easy to use and specific to help both sellers and buyers in the classic car world.

With a low fixed fee for a Buy it Now advert or an Auction. We do not charge a percentage on the sale and there are no additional costs.

You will need to register and complete your account and payment details to list your car or bid on any listing.


Advice to Sellers

To list an item, select Add Listing, Complete the details under each tab on the right.

When placing adverts please use the Title line to list the Make and Model or any details you wish to appear in the search display.

When writing a description please be as accurate as possible. We would like people to buy with confidence and reduce the risk that you may face after the auction has finished.

Key Words – Use these to help buyers find your item, you can use the make and model again but add words appropriate e.g. project.

Categories –  Tick only one box, Classic Cars or Classic Car Parts, to make buyers search easier. We reserve the right to remove adverts placed in the wrong category.

Selecting Attachments you can add up to four images, eight images on the plus package, these can be added once the advert goes live by using the edit listing.  You will see attachments 4/8, open this and then add additional images. You could always email more images to potential buyers.

Listing Details allows you to choose between an Auction or Buy it Now advert. You can also add a start and reserve price.

Set the number of days you wish your listing to run for.

If you have a company website you can add your website address.

Please select private or trade listing.

Set a google map location so buyers can see where the item is located.

Once your listing is complete you can make payment. Complete the Stripe payment details, you will only need to enter your card details once if you use the remember me and insert your mobile number. (Please Note:Bid to Buy Classics DO NOT store any credit card details) When you complete your  payment the advert will go live.

PLEASE NOTE – Listings cannot be edited or changed once a bid has been placed.

Advice to Buyers

We have a simple philosophy – Bid – Win – Pay and Collect  – This is an auction site so please DO NOT bid if you have no intention of completing the sale.

When bidding – Enter bid amount and then click bid now, you will be asked to confirm your bid.

When you register please set your current location in the top left corner so that your distance calculator will operate.

Bid to buy classics is the Classic Car Auction Specialists UK and best place to buy and sale classic and sports cars and spare parts