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Under the brand, Auktion & Markt AG operates as one of the leading used vehicle marketers in Europe. With 25,000 registered dealers, around 120,000 vehicles sold each year, nine of its own auction centres and a comprehensive full-service package, it has been setting standards in the branch for more than 30 years. stands for highly professional remarketing and provides an ideal platform to renowned manufacturers, brand outlets, banks, leasing companies, car rental agencies and fleet operators for effectively and efficiently marketing their used vehicle stocks.

Having already successfully participated in the TOP 100 Innovator competition in 2009 and 2019, Auktion & Markt AG achieves the triple with the renewed award in 2023. is once again one of the top brands in the automotive industry and, after 2018, once again receives the „BEST BRANDS Winner 2020“ award in the car auction houses category.  

Auktion & Markt receives the certification for the management system according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015.

PAA Global d.o.o. with its registered office in Slovenia followed as the second foreign licence partner of underwent an advertising relaunch and became a brand of Auktion & Markt AG incorporating all forms of auction. becomes the first license partner abroad.

The exclusive connection with the webmobil24 partner market is established. Now it is possible to directly export vehicles purchased in auctions.

Now even more customer-friendly: online platform became available in 22 languages.

The vision of combining live and online auctions takes shape in the form of the first so-called Netlive auctions. In this form of auction, dealers can bid along both live on location as well as online, in the comfort of their own office. This idea has developed into the most successful form of marketing at today.

Its own online auction platform for used vehicles was started and was quickly accepted by customers. The brand developed into one of the most experienced and successful B2B marketers in the whole of Europe.

Klarenthaler Straße 83
65197 Wiesbaden
Tel.: +49 (0)611 20516-0
Fax: +49 (0)611 20516-55

Best Brands Award 2020 Best Brands Award 2018

Classic cars, vintage cars and modern classic cars represent fascination and passion at the same time. Classicbid brings everyone together, who is enthusiastic about these cars - whether they are collectors, enthusiasts, dealers, hobbyists or just ordinary people who are “mad about cars”.

In an independent selection procedure, Auktion & Markt AG impressed in particular with its innovative processes and organisational structures and received the "TOP 100 Innovator 2019" award.

In June the new auction and exhibition centre in Grolsheim is inaugurated with an auction and guided tours through the premises. One month later the ClassicX Café & Restaurant opens its doors to the public in the same building. On more than 9.000 m² the Classicbid Zentrum Rheinhessen scores with an exhibition of approximately 150 classic cars and the authentic atmosphere of an American Diner.

At Retro Classics in Stuttgart, Europe's largest vintage model trade fair, CLASSICBID was represented for the first time with a stand covering 1,000 m2. The enthusiastic audience was able to both admire over 50 exhibited classic cars as well as buy them in a live auction.

Purchase of real estate with usable area of approximately 20,000 m² and particularly attractive building from an architectural perspective in Grolsheim (administrative district of Mainz-Bingen).

In April the first "external" auction by Classicbid is held at the Klassikstadt in Frankfurt – and creates an enormous amount of interest from the audience.

On 18 October 2014 the Classicbid centre in Weiterstadt was opened with its first, very well-attended vintage model and modern classics auction.


Classic Vehicles
Classicbid Zentrum Rheinhessen
Zur Galeria 1
55459 Grolsheim (bei Bingen/Rhein)
Tel.: +49 6727 89718-100
Fax: +49 6727 89718-255

In January 2013 was launched as new brand of Auktion & Markt AG. It has operated since then as specialist in the area of commercial properties. The platform gives buyers and sellers a way to sell or buy commercial properties.

In an independent selection procedure, Auktion & Markt AG impressed in particular with its innovative processes and organisational structures and received the "TOP 100 Innovator 2019" award.

Until now only commercial properties were included in the portfolio, but in 2014 opened its doors to the area of private properties. At the same time, properties are now offered at the online platform at a fixed price under the name “Marketplace”, alongside the auctions.

A project team at Auktion & Markt AG rapidly develops a new auction platform with the special demands of the property branch in mind.

The initially careful deliberations to found an online platform for properties take shape.

Property auctions
Sandbornstraße 2
65197 Wiesbaden
Tel.: +49 611 44796-650
Fax: +49 611 44796-50

The Classicbid Zentrum Rheinhessen with its two sites in Gensingen and Grolsheim is the central contact point for the extraordinary. The ClassicX Landhaus & Hotel and the Nahetal-Arena are located in Gensingen. The Hotel features a unique, historical atmosphere coupled with modern interior design. The Nahetal-Arena – a unique arena for larger events and concerts – is integrated in the hotel grounds which cover an area of approximately 20,000 sqm. The second site of the Classicbid Zentrum Rheinhessen is situated only 2 km away and will impress you with the combination of modern architecture and timelessly beautiful cars. Of particular interest to visitors here are the ClassicX Café & Restaurant and the vehicle exhibition of Classicbid – the auction experts for classic vehicles.

Auktion & Markt AG acquires an estate of over 20,000 sqm in Gensingen, on which a hotel and the "Nahetal-Arena" event venue are located. After its renovation, the ClassicX Landhaus & Hotel is opened in the autumn of that year.

The ClassicX Café & Restaurant opens in Grolsheim.

The first Classicbid auction takes place in Grolsheim.

The first vehicles belonging to Classicbid are moved to the Classicbid Zentrum Rheinhessen in Grolsheim.

Auktion & Markt AG buys a particularly appealing property in terms of architecture by auction in Grolsheim, covering an area of approximately 20,000 sqm. Among other things, the new location of the Classicbid brand – including exhibition space for classic vehicles – and a restaurant are to be built here.

Classicbid Zentrum Rheinhessen

Zur Galeria 1
55459 Grolsheim (bei Bingen/Rhein)
Tel.: +49 6727 89718-222
Fax: +49 6727 89718-255