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June 2020 Closes 2021 with 3-Day, Record-Setting $72 Million Sale

LINCOLN, Nebraska — January 4, 2022 continued its record-setting success in 2021 with the largest December sale in its history. The over-$72 million sale (gross auction proceeds) spanned three days and is the culmination of’s massive end-of-year auctions throughout December. The recent sale drew more than 12,800 unique bidders placing bids from around the world vying for over 4,300 assets.

“With record-low inventory levels across many equipment industries, the record prices reflect the confidence sellers have in AuctionTime to deliver the best possible return for machinery, trucks, and trailers,” says Sales Manager Mitch Helman. “The numbers also speak volumes about the power of TractorHouse, Machinery Trader, and Truck Paper to draw quality bidders and consistently bring bidding competition that extends past the last minute.” broke multiple records in 2021, with more than $940 million in GAP for the year and over $188 million in GAP in December alone. The December 29th-to-31st auction alone attracted buyers from all 50 states and 54 countries worldwide.

December 29th-31st, 2021, Highlights

Gross Auction Proceeds: $72+ Million (USD)
Total Unique Bidders Placing Bids: 12,800+
Total Assets Sold: 4300+
Watch List Adds: 99,000+
Online Page Views: 6.1+ Million
Unique Online Visitors: 387,000+

Construction Equipment

2018 Komatsu PC390LC-11 Crawler Excavator

Sold Price: $286,000 (USD)
Seller: Vander Werff & Associates
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2014 Deere 644K Wheel Loader

Sold Price: $180,100 (USD)
Seller: Ulmer Auction Service
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2006 Caterpillar 950G Series II Wheel Loader

Sold Price: $100,800 (USD)
Seller: Swenson & Sons
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Commercial Trucks

2020 Peterbilt 389 Sleeper Truck

Sold Price: $224,120 (USD)
Seller: Vander Werff & Associates
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2013 Mack Pinnacle CHU613 Day Cab Truck

Sold Price: $70,100 (USD)
Seller: Trucks Time, LLC
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2012 Peterbilt 365 Dump Truck Package (Eight Trucks) 

Sold Price: $782,916 (USD)
Seller: Vic Lewis & Sons Auctioneers, LLC
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Agricultural Equipment

2021 Case IH Steiger 620 AFS Connect Quadtrac Tractor

Sold Price: $470,100 (USD)
Seller: Matejcek's
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2020 Hagie STS16 Self-Propelled Sprayer

Sold Price: $409,000 (USD)
Seller: Tom Wieck Realty & Auction
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2018 John Deere S780 Combine

Sold Price: $321,100
Seller: Heritage Tractor
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