Cars, Trucks and Buses Hit County Auction Block

Looking for new wheels – at least new to you? Bidding for the County’s next surplus vehicle auction starts on Monday, Aug. 14. But you can jump online now to see what’s available.

You’ll find Chevy Impalas, Ford Rangers and Explorers, Ford F350 trucks, a Dodge Grand Caravan, among other makes and models. Just in case you’re in the market for a bus, two different models! Some Freightliner sweepers, a plow and other equipment are also up for grabs.

The surplus vehicles and government property come from the County and other local agencies. Bids start at only $100.

You can register for the auction online starting at 8 a.m. Monday, August 14. The auction closes at 1 p.m. the following Monday, August 21.

If you’d like to check out the vehicles in person, stop by 369 Main Street in Ramona from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19. Another preview takes place 8 a.m. to noon on Monday, Aug. 21.

For more information, an auction catalog and photos of many of the items up for auction, visit TNT Public Auction.

Tracy DeFore is a communications specialist with the County of San Diego Communications Office. Contact