"Motor Monday" Closes out the Year with Nearly 400 Vehicles Available at Public Auction on Dec. 9

Dec 04, 2013, 14:15 ET from Pennsylvania Department of General Services

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Monday, Dec. 9, will be the final chance this year for the public to bid on commonwealth-owned vehicles. The year-end installment of "Motor Monday" will feature nearly 400 state-maintained vehicles as well as vehicles seized by state law enforcement agencies.

Seized vehicles featured at the auction include a 2003 BMW 745i, a 2000 Lexus ES300 and a 2003 Mercedes SLK.

The commonwealth will also put vehicles up for bid that are no longer used by state agencies. Vehicles from manufacturers such as Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Jeep and others will be featured. In addition to passenger vehicles, the commonwealth will also auction off Kawasaki and Suzuki motorcycles.  

A vehicle preview for the public to inspect the vehicles will take place daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5 through Sunday, Dec. 8, at the Manheim Auto Auction in Grantville.

The auction starts at 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 9. Registration opens at 8 a.m. and closes at noon. Buyers may purchase with cash or certified funds in the form of money orders, cashier's checks, certified checks or bank checks – made payable to "Manheim Central Penn Auto Auction."  

This is the final auction of 2013 and all revenue generated is returned to the state.  

For more information on this auction, 2014 auction dates, payment conditions and a complete listing of vehicles, visit DGS online at www.dgs.state.pa.us; click on "Bid on an Automobile" under the "How Do I?" section of the website; scroll down to "Next Auction" and select "Click here for the pre-sale listing."

Media contact: Troy Thompson, 717-787-3197  

SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of General Services