Importing a car from the USA can be a tempting option, but it's worth considering a few aspects before making a decision. Here are some key points to consider:


  1. Technical condition and vehicle history: Cars from insurance auctions, such as Copart, are often involved in accidents or other incidents. Before purchasing, it's worth thoroughly checking the vehicle's history to avoid surprises. To do this properly, you need to have the vehicle identification number (VIN). Some of these cars may have serious damages that can affect safety and performance. With an up-to-date database, is a tool that allows you to check vehicles purchased in the USA even several years ago.
  2. Import costs: In addition to the purchase price, there are also auction fees, transportation from the auction site to the port, container costs, and broker fees. Then, after arriving at the port, there are unloading costs, port parking until customs clearance and pickup, customs duties, VAT, excise tax, transportation from the port in Europe to the final destination, technical inspections, registration, and other formalities. Sometimes these costs may be higher than expected.
  3. Availability of spare parts: Cars imported from the USA may have specific parts that are not readily available in Poland. Make sure you will be able to find the appropriate spare parts if needed.
  4. Market value: The prices of used cars in Poland are rising, but this does not always mean that importing a car from the USA is more profitable. Compare the price of the imported vehicle with the prices of locally available cars to assess whether it's worth it. With, you can see how much the vehicle you are interested in costs to better prepare for transporting your dream car.
  5. Safety and homologation: After importing a car from the USA, it must be adapted to Polish safety standards and homologated. This may involve additional costs and formalities.

In summary, importing a car from the USA can be an interesting option, but it requires careful analysis and understanding of potential risks. If you are passionate and have time for research and preparation, we encourage you to use the database. Remember that you are buying a vehicle as seen in the pictures. Any complaint in this case is very difficult to obtain. If you don't feel up to taking such a risk, we encourage you to use intermediaries who also offer vehicle repairs at the price.