You can "buy it back" or have it given back to you if you want it, in
some cases. I got the first Elliott "given back" to me when he was
totalled in the wreck.
Jeff McNeal wrote:
> What I don't understand is that if the insurance company declared it
> "totalled" and presumably paid off the owner, how is it then that he
> retained possession of the car to sell? I thought that once the insurance
> company paid off, the salvage rights belonged to them?
> Best wishes,
> Jeff in San Diego