Half of the used cars sold in Poland are unfit for driving

“From July 2021, on the Otomoto Klik platform owned by Carsmile, you can buy a used car that has undergone a thorough technical inspection in accordance with DEKRA and ISO 9001: 2015 standards,” writes “Puls Biznesu”.

And he reminds that “a car that has been positively verified receives a digital passport of the vehicle and with it a detailed description of the technical condition. The test includes 120 elements and a diagnostic test”.

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Used cars. Technical condition

The Otomoto Klik platform revealed the results of the expertise of the first pool of vehicles tested in Q3 2021.

“The results are shocking: as much as 43 percent the cars were in such a bad technical or legal condition that they did not receive a passport, i.e. they were not allowed for sale. In the case of as much as 15 percent. of them, the insurer stated the total loss. Nevertheless, they were supposed to go to new owners “- continues the daily.


– This percentage means that almost every second car that was to be sold or did not allow safe driving at all, or the estimated cost of removing defects important from the point of view of safety and driving comfort was very high – explains Arkadiusz Zaremba, managing director at Carsmile and at the same time head of the Otomoto Klik platform, quoted in the release.




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