Unique Wrecking Yard for Sale
Lake Elsinore, CA
Exciting opportunity! One of a very few VW only yards still existing and thriving in the US. Owners have been in business for over 30 years, cultivating an incredible following of customers who often refer to the “Yard” as Paradise for VW lovers. Known for air cooled model cars and parts, the business also sells water cooled vehicles and parts. An immense amount of product in inventory, including 152 air cooled restorable vehicles from the 60’s and 70’s with a retail value of $426,000. The extensive VW parts inventory spans from 1958 to 2010, and includes parts from all VW models; including the VW Bus, VW Bug, Squareback/Fastback, Karmann Ghia, Vanagon and Jetta, Golf and later others. Tractor trailers, roll off trailers, containers and barrels filled with stock from the hundreds of vehicles dismantled. Over $3.5 million in retail product inventory. With a newly designed website, customers can now purchase product and request information. It also has the built in potential for expanding into the adding new product category, increasing sales, something the current owners haven’t done.and increasing sales. Currently, there is a walk-in customer base by appointment, online and phone orders, and vehicle sales. Our customers are from all around the world, with the majority of sales coming from customers in the US, and buyers from Europe and Canada. The opportunities for increasing sales with online orders are endless. Another avenue of sales is the restoration of the 152 air cooled vehicles in stock, as well as the restoration of a customer's automobile. Equipment included in the sale of the business include three forklifts, tire machine, sandblasting machine, air compressor, 30 tractor trailer and roll off trailers, 90 large stackable containers, 55-gallon drums and paper barrels, shelving, pallet racking, and more! Value of equipment, trailers, shelving, and storage containers is $90,000. Business holds all valid city and state licenses, including a Dismantling License from the DMV, and permits for safe handling of waste products. Asking price of $795,000.