Sell a Car
Click here to consign your vehicle to one of our upcoming auctions!
If you would prefer to submit via fax or mail, please click here to download and print this form. Upon submission of the following form, a representative of Leake Auction Company will contact you regarding your entry to establish your sale number and review all appropriate fees.
Who can sell a car?
You must be the owner of the vehicle and the title must be in your name on the front if you are an individual. If you are a Dealer we must have a copy of your current Dealers License with your Dealer number. Please review your title and be sure it is filled out properly.
What types of vehicles are accepted?
We will take most any collectible vehicle. It must be running and have working brakes. It is to your benefit to have your vehicle looking its best.
We do NOT accept vehicles with salvage, damaged, insurance loss or branded titles.
What if my car has a lien?
We need a letter from the lien holder as to the amount owed with a per diem good through the Friday following the auction. This will be deducted from the proceeds of the sale of your vehicle. You will not receive any proceeds until the Lien Release and/or original title is received in our office.
Does the Title and VIN need to match?
Yes. Please, take the time to locate the VIN on your vehicle and check the numberagainst the title – the numbers must match exactly. If there are any issues, call us and one of our title agents can assist you with starting the correction process.
How do I Consign a vehicle?
Contact a Leake Auction Company salesman at 800-722-9942 or you can submit your information online and one of our salesmen will call you back.
It is to your benefit to consign early. We advertise in many publications and will use your high resolution photos for our brochure as well as the many publications in which we advertise. These can be uploaded on the website or emailed to email@example.com.
What is the cost to Consign a vehicle?
Entry Fees vary depending on the day your car goes across the auction block. Please check the auction information page for current entry fee schedule.
On Saturday and Sunday there is a 4% commission on No Reserve cars and a 6% commission on cars sold with a Reserve.
Friday is a NO COMMISSION day. You pay an Entry Fee only and there are no deductions for any commission.
Can I sell a car with NO RESERVE?
Yes. If you sell your car at NO RESERVE on Saturday or Sunday, $100 will be deducted from the Entry Fee.
How do I describe my car?
Your description is what the auctioneer reads when your car goes over the block. We list the information in bulleted format for ease in reading. There can only be 17 bullet points on the car card. Please stick to the facts and important points of interest about your car.
Can I say that my car is numbers matching?
If your car is matching numbers and you want to state this in the description, you must have documentation and submit the documentation in advance so we may verify. You must also submit a numbers matching statement with your consignment. Please ask your salesman for this form.
How do I get paid when my car sells?
If you have presented a clear and valid title, after Leake receives payment from the buyer we will write you a check. If you need to leave before the buyer pays we will mail your check.
What if my car does not sell?
We have a great Post Sale desk and they work very hard to get your car sold if there is an interested party.
Can I run my car more than once if it does not sell?
Reruns are at the end of the last sale day. The cost is $50 and the reserve must be lowered to be closer to the high bid.
What does a Consignor need to provide in order to bid?
As a Consignor you are eligible for a Complimentary Bidder’s Pass. We ask that you provide a Letter of Guarantee from your banker. Please call our office at 800-722-9942 and ask for your bidder pass.