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Money is no object…

…when the item is the right item! We spotted several over-R100K items sold on bidorbuy in August so far. The R450,000 Veld Pond On 5 August, an auction for one single coin closed at the staggering R450,000. But what a coin it was: probably the …

What South Africans drive

When buying a new car, South Africans are mist likely to buy a Polo Vivo. That’s according to the data collected by the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) for the period from January to November 2012. During …

Sporty meets family

From the Lamborghini, Ferrari and Tesla stables, with the warning: for the very wealthy only. Don’t get excited. As far as we know, it’s not available in South Africa yet. Actually, it’s not available yet, period. The Lamborghini Urus is a SUV …

Driving you mad?

The rise in the price of petrol, the etolling, the pot holes…  It’s tough being a driver in South Africa these days. There was once a motorist who envied pedestrians as he drove past them. That was because his was an old, fourth or fifth-hand vehicle …

On a car hunt

So, you have come to bidorbuy looking for a car. That's a good decision. At any given moment, bidorbuy has over 25,000 second-hand cars on sale, of (practically) all brands and makes. A great majority of them are listed in the classified format. That …

All car brands and makes under one roof

Looking to buy a car? There are thousands of cars for sale on bidorbuy. Looking to sell your car? There are thousands of people browsing the bidorbuy car section. http://msn.bidorbuy.co.za/search/Cars/Cars/kc134 …

What’s hot on bidorbuy (besides cars)

In our last blog post, entitled What's hot on bidorbuy: cars, we presented to you several cars on auction on bidorbuy, all hot or red hot. Just to remind you, hot items are the ones that have at least two bids on auctions, two purchases on buy now or …

What’s hot on bidorbuy: cars

You know what these icons next to a listing on bidorbuy mean: and : Hot items are the ones that have at least two bids on auctions, two purchases on buy now or two responses on classifieds. For an item to be rated red hot, the magic number is …