Who Says that Old and Rusty Cars are Useless? Sell Yours Now for Extra Money

Blog | December 17th, 2018

For most people, old cars, especially broken down ones, are hard to dispose of properly. Most of the time old and worn-down vehicles just languish in some garage gathering dust while some others are left to rust out in the open. In most cases, you will need to find a decent scrap yard that specialises in the disposal and recycling of old vehicles to actually get rid of an old rust-bucket.

Chances are most scrap yards will pay you a pittance for your old vehicles, if any at all. Regardless of the current state of a vehicle, cars are expensive – if not by maker and age, then at least by weight in steel and other metallic parts that can still be put to good use or otherwise smelted and reused for other purposes.

If you are in possession of an old vehicle that is no longer serviceable, then consider selling it for some extra cash you can put in your pocket. Here are some of the many advantages of selling your old, useless cars:

  • Gain extra space – is your old vehicle simply gathering dust in a garage, collecting rust out in the open, or costing you money in storage fees? If it is, then get rid of it and gain a few extra bucks in the process!
  • Help the environment – recycling scrap metal goes a long way to preventing the further need to mine untouched mountains for more ore. The more scrap metal is recycled, the easier it will be for raw material to go around, making it possible to create newer items from trash, in turn helping to cut down on landfill pollution, strip mining, and potential contamination of soil and groundwater caused by heavy-metal leaching.
  • Make some profit – there is no better feeling in the world than getting a little bit of extra cash for almost no effort on your end.

If you are strapped for cash and need to make a quick buck, selling your old car is an excellent (and effortless) way to get funds quickly.

At Melbourne Metal Recycling, we purchase functional and non-functional old vehicles of differing makes, as well as sundry vehicular parts and scrap all type of scrap metal. If you have an old and rusty car that is running or not, and you want to get rid of it, we will pick it up at no cost to you, and then pay you top dollar for it!