IronPlanet Sells Over $1.2 Million Worth of Used Heavy Equipment in April 19th Online Auction

All April Auction Pieces Sold to the Highest Bidder



Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from IronPlanet, Inc.

    PLEASANTON, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 IronPlanet, Inc., the world's leading full-service online marketplace for used
 heavy equipment, sold 28 pieces of used equipment for over $1.2 million in its
 April 19th online auction.  This auction follows IronPlanet's successful April
 5th online auction where the company sold all 30 pieces listed for nearly
 $1 million. This brings IronPlanet's April auction total to 58 pieces sold for
 over $2.2 million and 100 pieces sold by online auction to date in 2001.
 Auction bidders viewed detailed inspection reports on all pieces and placed
 bids during the auction through IronPlanet's web site (www.ironplanet.com).
     IronPlanet has 17 upcoming online auctions scheduled for the remainder of
 2001, including auctions on May 3rd, May 17th and May 31st.  The pieces sold
 by IronPlanet to date include used tractors, excavators, compactors, loaders,
 graders, pavers and skid steers from leading manufacturers such as
 Caterpillar, Komatsu, Volvo, Deere, Hitachi, Case, Ingersoll-Rand and many
 others.
     IronPlanet offers two services to buyers and sellers of used heavy
 equipment. IronClad Auctions(TM) are held every other Thursday and IronClad
 Catalog(TM) listings are available daily.  All equipment in both the IronClad
 Auctions and IronClad Catalog is inspected by DynCorpServices
 (www.dyncorpservices.com), the world's leading provider of technical
 inspection services for heavy equipment, and the inspection reports are posted
 on IronPlanet's web site.
 
     About IronPlanet
     IronPlanet (www.ironplanet.com) was founded in 1999 to provide a
 full-service online marketplace for the buyers and sellers of used heavy
 equipment.  In addition to significantly reducing the time and cost to buy or
 sell this equipment, IronPlanet greatly reduces risk to customers by providing
 independent, insured inspection reports to buyers for all equipment and by
 credit qualifying buyers before they bid and.  IronPlanet's ISO 9002 certified
 Customer Care team enhances the buyer/seller experience by working one-on-one
 with customers to handle entire transactions, including financing and
 transportation, which allows customers to buy with confidence.  IronPlanet is
 headquartered in Pleasanton, California.
 
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SOURCE IronPlanet, Inc.
    PLEASANTON, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 IronPlanet, Inc., the world's leading full-service online marketplace for used
 heavy equipment, sold 28 pieces of used equipment for over $1.2 million in its
 April 19th online auction.  This auction follows IronPlanet's successful April
 5th online auction where the company sold all 30 pieces listed for nearly
 $1 million. This brings IronPlanet's April auction total to 58 pieces sold for
 over $2.2 million and 100 pieces sold by online auction to date in 2001.
 Auction bidders viewed detailed inspection reports on all pieces and placed
 bids during the auction through IronPlanet's web site (www.ironplanet.com).
     IronPlanet has 17 upcoming online auctions scheduled for the remainder of
 2001, including auctions on May 3rd, May 17th and May 31st.  The pieces sold
 by IronPlanet to date include used tractors, excavators, compactors, loaders,
 graders, pavers and skid steers from leading manufacturers such as
 Caterpillar, Komatsu, Volvo, Deere, Hitachi, Case, Ingersoll-Rand and many
 others.
     IronPlanet offers two services to buyers and sellers of used heavy
 equipment. IronClad Auctions(TM) are held every other Thursday and IronClad
 Catalog(TM) listings are available daily.  All equipment in both the IronClad
 Auctions and IronClad Catalog is inspected by DynCorpServices
 (www.dyncorpservices.com), the world's leading provider of technical
 inspection services for heavy equipment, and the inspection reports are posted
 on IronPlanet's web site.
 
     About IronPlanet
     IronPlanet (www.ironplanet.com) was founded in 1999 to provide a
 full-service online marketplace for the buyers and sellers of used heavy
 equipment.  In addition to significantly reducing the time and cost to buy or
 sell this equipment, IronPlanet greatly reduces risk to customers by providing
 independent, insured inspection reports to buyers for all equipment and by
 credit qualifying buyers before they bid and.  IronPlanet's ISO 9002 certified
 Customer Care team enhances the buyer/seller experience by working one-on-one
 with customers to handle entire transactions, including financing and
 transportation, which allows customers to buy with confidence.  IronPlanet is
 headquartered in Pleasanton, California.
 
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