Experian Automotive helps "Breaking Bad" vehicles drive off into the sunset
Complimentary AutoCheck vehicle history reports available on all "Breaking
Bad" vehicles auctioned through ScreenBid
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Sept. 29, 2013
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Sept. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Experian Automotive today
announced that it has teamed with ScreenBid, the world's best source for
certified authentic, screen-used Hollywood memorabilia and collectibles, to
provide complimentary AutoCheck vehicle history reports* for consumers
interested in bidding on vehicles from the Emmy-winning "Breaking Bad"
television series. With access to AutoCheck reports, bidders will have
detailed insight into each vehicle's history prior to its casting on the show.
"For the last several years, Breaking Bad has grabbed viewers' attention every
Sunday, and now as it comes to a close, many fans will want to get their hands
on a piece of the show's history," said Dayna Bateman, Experian Automotive's
director of AutoCheck. "By having an AutoCheck report, fans bidding on these
vehicles will be armed with additional information detailing the vehicle's
past, helping to set the expectations of their potential purchase."
AutoCheck vehicle history reports provide consumers with information that
enables them to quickly and easily check to see if a vehicle has any reported
accidents, title brands, frame-damage announcements, odometer issues and other
potentially negative events that can impact its value.
Many of the vehicles appearing in the "Breaking Bad" series are available now
for auction until Monday, Oct. 7. The vehicles include Skyler White's 1991
Jeep Grand Wagoneer, Walter White's 2004 Pontiac Aztek, Jesse Pinkman's 1982
Chevrolet Monte Carlo, among others. To view a full list of the items up for
auction, visit www.screenbid.com.
For more information on AutoCheck vehicle history reports, visit
*Vehicle damage sustained during filming may not be reflected in the AutoCheck
vehicle history report when incurred under controlled conditions in which
incidents are not reported to agencies of record like the Police or auto
ScreenBid is the world's best source for certified authentic, screen-used
Hollywood memorabilia and collectibles. ScreenBid works with studios,
producers, and directors to make available to the public only objects that
were used — and shown — onscreen in a movie or television show. ScreenBid uses
the SAM auction platform and bidding is easy, and every ScreenBid item comes
with a studio certificate of authenticity. For more information please visit
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