Predicting Lemons at Wholesale Auto Auction (2) - Predictive Model Introduction

Picture this. Your mission is to secure great deals on vehicles sold at wholesale auto auction. An intriguing prospect comes on your radar. How do you make the purchasing decision? How do you quickly weigh 25 pieces of available information? Iā€™m eager to help. I introduce and verify a machine learning model trained by 70,000 historical transactions.

Predicting Lemons at Wholesale Auto Auction (1)

Key Takeaways Around 2012, Carvana ā€“ a car retailer ā€“ posted wholesale auto auction transaction data, prompting analysts to predict whether a purchased vehicle would turn out to be a lemon. Historical data of this sort may help auction buyers avoid future lemons. Preliminary insights follow from visual exploration of the data.