Copart Inc. announced the expansion of its Phoenix location.
Copart Phoenix is located at 615 South 51st Ave. The auction holds online car auctions every Monday at noon.
In addition to conducting online auctions, Copart practices good corporate citizenship. Earlier this year, Copart Phoenix provided a safe and controlled training environment for more than 100 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration inspectors.
Copart Inc. expanded its New Orleans facility.
The auction is located at 14600 Old Gentilly Road. The New Orleans expansion marks the twelfth Copart expansion announced this calendar year.
Copart Inc. announced the expansion of its Ham Lake, Minn., location, north of Minneapolis.
The Ham Lake expansion follows other established location growth for Copart, most recently including the expansion of its location in Candia, N.H., its location in West Warren, Mass., and its two Arkansas locations, near Fayetteville and Little Rock.
The Ham Lake location holds online vehicle auctions every Tuesday at noon.
Copart Inc. announced the winner of its Fourth Annual Copart Rebuild Challenge. The contest was designed for car enthusiasts and auto rebuilders to show how they restored, customized or rebuilt a vehicle.
Copart members from across the country submitted before- and after-photos of their rebuild projects for a chance to win the $5,000 grand prize. A panel of Copart judges narrowed the contest entries to 12 finalists, and then thousands participated in a public vote to decide the first, second and third prizewinners.
After the voting period ended, the $5,000 Grand Prize was awarded to Shaun Lynn from Cleburne, Texas. In his photo, Lynn depicted how he rebuilt a Subaru Outback bought from Copart, which he deemed the “Dadwagon.”
Copart Inc. announced the expansion of its locations in Candia, N.H., and West Warren, Mass.
The Candia auction, located at134 Raymond Road, hosts sales every Tuesday. The West Warren auction, located at 600 Old West Warren Road, hosts sales every Wednesday.
All sales are online, with bidding kiosks available at each location.
In addition to conducting online salvage auctions, Copart supports local communities.
In December, for example, the Copart location in nearby Lyman, Maine, hosted its local fire department for rescue training. About 15 cars were staged to give the first responders practice with the department's new survival equipment.
Copart Inc. has acquired Cycle Express LLC, which conducts business primarily as National Powersport Auctions (NPA).
NPA predominantly auctions pre-owned power sports vehicles on behalf of financing companies, dealers and manufacturers.
Copart Inc. announced the expansion of its location in Ebensburg, Pa., near Altoona.
The address for the Ebensburg location is 4007 Admiral Perry Highway.
Last September, Copart's Ebensburg location provided a safe training environment for two tactical training events held by four local fire departments and a tactical training company.
Copart Inc. announced the expansion of its location in Eight Mile, Ala., near Mobile.
This marks the sixth expansion and ninth new Copart location announced this year.
The expansion of Copart's location in Eight Mile increases capacity for storing salvage and clean title vehicles that are sold through weekly, live online auctions.
Copart Inc. announced the launch of its Fourth Annual Copart Rebuild Challenge.
The Copart Rebuild Challenge is a contest designed for car enthusiasts and automotive rebuilders who are U.S. residents to show how they have restored, customized or rebuilt a vehicle of their choice. Contestants can enter the Copart Rebuild Challenge until July 11 by submitting before-and-after photos of their project to Copart.com/Rebuild.
In addition, each entry should include a caption with a brief description of the rebuild project. Contestants also have the option to share their submissions on social media by using the hashtag "#CopartContest." Free Copart membership is required for contest entry and may be obtained through the online registration form at Copart.com/Register.
At the end of the entry period, a panel of Copart's in-house judges will choose 10 finalists. Public voting will begin on July 18 to determine three winners, each awarded a cash prize.
Third place will receive $1,000, second place will receive $2,000, and the grand prizewinner will be awarded $5,000.