Opening

Statistic 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 Total %
Episodes 164 175 175 175 175 175 175 190 191 190 190 191 189 190 190 190 190 190 3305 -
Entrance from door #2 151 166 165 160 160 161 162 189 191 190 190 191 189 190 189 187 190 185 3206 -
Entrance from audience 13 9 10 15 15 14 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 92 -
Entrance from door #1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 -
Entrance from a dream car 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 -
Drew wore a tie - - - - - - - - 191 164 99 69 132 155 183 190 189 190 1562 -
Drew wore a bow tie - - - - - - - - 0 0 90 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 116 -
Drew had an open collar - - - - - - - - 0 26 0 98 180 33 7 0 1 0 221 -
Amber passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 9 25 28 31 43 71 17 35 39 37 42 377 -
Brandi passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 40 23 - - - - - - - - - 63 -
Gabrielle passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 20 5 - - - - - - - - - 25 -
Gwendolyn passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 11 20 26 36 43 11 18 25 19 30 1 240 -
Lanisha passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 28 34 45 14 - - - - - - - 121 -
Manuela passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - - 8 35 46 50 73 16 34 36 34 39 371 -
Melissa passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 2 2 0 0 7 -
Phire passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 17 4 - - - - - - - - - 21 -
Rachel passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 39 46 54 62 56 33 124 94 93 89 106 796 -
Shane passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 4 2 - - - - - - - - - 6 -
Tamiko passed the host the microphone - - - - - - - 13 7 - - - - - - - - - 20 -
Handoff by other models - - - - - - - 9 11 1 1 0 1 12 0 0 2 0 37 -
There was no handoff - - - - - - - 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 10 -

Item Up for Bids

Statistic 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 Total %
Train brought out the prize - 25 30 30 20 24 12 4 2 20 20 12 9 9 5 13 9 14 258 -
Tugboat brought out prize - 13 19 18 17 16 9 3 2 2 14 6 7 2 1 6 8 6 149 -
Fee prizes in one bids 266 290 242 230 118 208 252 189 8 - - - - - - 2 10 12 1827 -
Pet adoption segments 33 32 35 33 31 32 32 - - - - - - 5 - 5 5 5 248 -
"Look of the Week" prizes - - - - - - - - - - - - 5 8 37 5 0 0 55 -
Fourth bidder won 422 420 405 434 388 407 400 430 419 448 452 441 456 453 500 477 478 466 7896 39.82%
Third bidder won 196 228 238 202 246 239 245 269 279 239 267 268 232 264 235 241 231 253 4372 22.05%
Second bidder won 194 216 221 225 197 226 208 229 237 236 218 203 220 228 209 223 236 228 3954 19.94%
First bidder won 172 186 186 189 219 178 197 212 211 217 203 234 226 195 196 199 195 193 3608 18.19%
Bidder at red podium won - 264 271 246 252 261 260 264 307 281 267 279 291 272 251 289 280 285 4620 24.51%
Bidder at blue podium won - 230 256 258 237 243 240 276 267 272 265 289 278 288 293 271 271 274 4508 23.92%
Bidder at yellow podium won - 260 228 260 265 243 265 293 270 281 301 275 269 290 291 276 293 280 4640 24.62%
Bidder at green podium won - 296 295 286 296 303 285 307 302 306 307 303 296 290 305 304 296 301 5078 26.94%
First bidder called won - - - - - - 152 152 167 163 163 164 162 161 157 164 161 168 1934 85.35%
Second contestant called won - - - - - - 146 160 161 157 162 166 166 161 170 163 160 160 1932 85.26%
Third contestant called won - - - - - - 152 163 160 161 164 158 155 164 167 156 170 155 1925 84.95%
Fourth contestant called won - - - - - - 155 164 170 172 164 166 168 170 170 168 170 165 2002 88.35%
Fifth contestant called won - - - - - - 138 139 154 149 150 152 130 147 142 131 140 148 1720 75.90%
Sixth contestant called won - - - - - - 110 150 125 131 128 136 122 126 122 136 140 131 1557 68.71%
Seventh contestant called won - - - - - - 103 109 110 113 108 103 114 99 107 116 99 104 1285 56.71%
Eighth contestant called won - - - - - - 59 69 63 68 66 61 85 76 66 72 72 74 831 36.67%
Ninth contestant called won 20 25 28 31 35 18 35 34 36 26 35 40 32 36 39 34 28 35 567 17.16%
First four contestants failing
to win a one bid
86 115 96 109 92 112 95 121 106 107 107 110 105 104 96 109 99 112 1881 14.23%
Two out of first four contestants
failed to win a one bid
7 13 11 12 7 14 - - - - 7 13 10 10 3 11 9 12 139 5.43%
$1 bids 197 210 221 251 276 259 255 259 199 249 219 195 206 198 227 228 202 202 4053 -
Winning $1 bids 60 53 53 63 75 54 74 60 41 70 44 43 56 51 69 51 41 40 998 24.62%
$1 bids in aired overbids 15 29 28 32 29 30 25 17 5 13 13 3 5 1 0 2 6 5 258 -
Winning $1 bids in aired overbids 3 6 1 2 7 4 8 2 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 41 15.89%
$1 bids in aired double overbids 2 4 2 1 6 1 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 23 -
Winning $1 bids in aired double overbids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4.35%
$1 bids in aired triple overbids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -
$1 bids in aired quadruple overbids 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -
$1 bids that were not from the last bidder - - - - - - - - - - - - 33 35 36 42 33 29 208 -
Winning $1 bids that were not from the last bidder - - - - - - - - - - - - 6 3 3 6 1 6 25 12.02%
$2-$99 Bids - - - - - - - - - - - 17 17 20 15 11 8 12 100
$2-$99 Bids after a $1 Bid - - - - - - - - - - - - 6 7 9 8 8 6 44 -
Winning $2-$99 Bids - - - - - - - - - - - 3 4 4 6 2 2 2 23 23.00%
$4,000+ Bids - - - - - - - - - - - 17 8 11 19 11 18 25 109
Bid $1 under a previous bidder - - - - - - - - - - 16 10 10 10 7 15 12 10 90 -
Bid $1 above a previous bidder - - - - - - - - - - 579 - 571 574 551 562 532 551 3920 -
Won by bidding $1 above a previous bidder - - - - - - - - - - 269 - 251 255 266 281 260 268 1850 47.19%
Bid $1 above a previous bidder
that had bid $1 above a previous bidder
- - - - - - - - - - 46 - 43 49 42 51 58 58 347 -
Won by bidding $1 above a previous bidder
that had bid $1 above a previous bidder
- - - - - - - - - - 30 - 31 33 31 36 36 39 236 68.01%
All contestants bid $1 above
the previous bidder
- - - - - - - - - - 0 - 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 -
Bid $1 above the actual retail price - - - - - - - - - - - - 37 26 23 25 20 17 148 -
Bid $1 above a perfect bid - - - - - - - - - - - - 14 11 10 8 7 5 55 -
Aired overbids 71 75 90 84 89 81 78 45 29 37 37 9 13 5 9 9 9 16 786 -
Aired double overbids 5 10 5 4 9 10 3 0 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 56 -
Aired triple overbids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -
Aired quadruple overbids 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -
Two overbids in the same episode 0 16 0 11 9 14 11 4 1 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 74 -
Three overbids in the same episode 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 -
Perfect bids 32 29 40 35 31 24 34 44 29 28 35 39 48 47 47 24 33 33 632 -
Perfect bids in aired overbids 6 5 6 8 0 5 5 2 0 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 46 -
Perfect bids in aired double overbids 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 -
Two perfect bids in the same episode 3 2 1 5 4 1 0 5 2 1 2 5 3 3 6 2 1 3 49 -
Three perfect bids in the same episode 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 5 -
Statistic Top 3
Most expensive one bid Honda Fit
($17,065)
(October 9, 2017)
2 Tag Heuer Watches
($5,500)
(February 13, 2009)
Trip to Harrisburg
($5,434)
(December 23, 2010)
Least expensive one bid Power Tools
($405)
(June 24, 2002)
Noritake Stemware
($408)
(June 9, 2008 &
February 5, 2009)
Chess Set
($410)
(January 20, 2003)
Kickboxing Equipment
($410)
(May 8, 2007)
 
Highest one bid total
(in one episode)*
$23,825
(October 9, 2017)
$19,297
(February 19, 2018)
$17,922
(October 14, 2015)
Lowest one bid total
(in one episode)*
$3,733
(April 28, 2011)
$4,157
(October 9, 2013)
$4,181
(March 14, 2013)
 
Highest bids** $14,000
(October 24, 2016)
$13,000
(April 11, 2013)
$12,000
(May 5, 2015)
Biggest underbid by
the winning contestant**
$3,313
(Mar. 6, 2015)
$3,299
(Oct. 14, 2015)
$2,836
(Apr. 1, 2013)
*Seasons 38-46 only.
**Seasons 41-46 only (Excludes October 9, 2017 - car offered)

Showcase Showdowns

Statistic 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 Total %
First spinner won 92 93 103 106 119 109 99 115 104 117 123 116 119 117 113 112 123 114 1994 30.17%
Second spinner won 115 133 129 114 106 113 116 136 128 131 126 143 123 127 115 114 138 128 2235 33.81%
Third spinner won 121 124 118 130 125 128 135 129 150 132 131 123 136 136 152 154 119 138 2381 36.02%
Contestant went over $1.00 - - - - - - - 281 290 313 301 322 292 324 311 300 319 319 3372 26.88%
First two spinners went over $1.00 11 11 8 10 10 11 6 9 12 6 11 14 12 14 12 21 19 17 214 3.24%
$1,000 winners 73 82 65 66 66 64 74 96 72 69 90 77 75 89 71 75 101 67 1372 -
$6,000/$11,000 winners 14 14 9 10 7 4 5 8 8 12 11 6 7 7 11 10 5 6 154 -
$11,000/$26,000 winners 9 9 5 8 5 2 3 6 4 4 6 5 8 4 4 6 1 3 92 -
Total won (000s) 256 265 174 214 163 110 137 210 264 305 367 273 360 270 296 351 182 260 4457 -
Spun $1.00 in one spin - - - - - - - - - - - 48 53 56 51 52 52 43 355 55.64%
Spun $1.00 in two spins - - - - - - - - - - - 34 34 37 31 38 52 30 256 40.13%
Spun $1.00 in a spin-off spin - - - - - - - - - - - 5 3 7 3 1 2 3 24 3.76%
Spun $1.00 in a 3-way spin-off - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0.19%
2 person spin-offs 44 54 44 31 38 25 46 47 51 36 41 46 48 43 41 45 39 38 757 -
2 person $1.00 spin-offs 8 8 7 4 9 0 5 8 6 3 8 5 7 6 6 11 7 2 110 -
2 person spin-off ties 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 3 3 1 2 1 2 1 3 24 -
2 person spin-off ties - twice 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 -
2 person $1.00 spin-off ties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 -
Spin-offs in both Showdowns - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 2 2 2 2 12 -
3 person spin-offs 2 4 1 4 3 1 0 1 2 5 3 2 1 3 1 0 4 2 39 -
3 person $1.00 spin-offs 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 -
Spins under one revolution 38 58 51 41 48 65 24 42 26 42 32 35 30 30 39 7 5 23 636 -
Bonus spins under one revolution 0 5 2 1 0 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 3 1 1 24 -
Assisted spins by host - - 42 23 34 48 29 15 28 16 4 20 16 15 28 9 9 11 347 -
Assisted spins by others 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 13 -

Showcase

Statistic 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 Total %
Top winner bids on first Showcase 68 62 43 56 58 70 61 70 47 50 55 60 69 83 65 66 76 75 1134 34.31%
Top winner passes first Showcase 96 113 132 119 117 105 114 120 144 140 135 131 120 107 125 124 114 115 2171 65.69%
Top winner wins Showcase* 73 62 66 74 68 80 77 78 95 78 77 90 77 79 100 87 82 81 1424 43.09%
Runner-up wins Showcase* 75 101 99 89 94 85 83 100 88 100 101 92 90 96 79 92 91 97 1652 49.98%
*Excludes Showcases that ended with a double overbid.
 
Most expensive Showcase is won* 64 87 72 68 67 76 78 71 89 75 79 100 81 94 72 88 64 75 1400 42.36%
Least expensive Showcase is won* 79 74 86 90 87 81 79 100 86 100 89 78 83 76 102 90 104 95 1579 47.78%
*Excludes Showcases ending with a double overbid or a double Showcase win.
 
Showcase #1 is most expensive 106 82 63 77 90 97 99 100 89 68 76 89 93 94 91 83 89 90 1576 47.69%
Showcase #2 is most expensive 58 93 112 98 85 78 76 90 102 122 114 102 96 96 99 107 101 100 1729 52.31%
Top winner bid on the most expensive Showcase - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 111 113 107 331 58.07%
Top winner bid on the least expensive Showcase - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 79 77 83 239 41.93%
One contestant overbid - 74 66 55 63 67 66 63 87 65 64 80 70 87 69 51 49 76 1152 36.68%
Double overbids 16 12 10 12 13 10 15 12 8 12 12 9 22 15 11 11 17 12 229 6.93%
Double Showcase winners 5 2 7 5 8 8 3 7 8 3 10 4 3 5 5 1 5 8 97 2.93%
Showcase ended with a car - - - - - - - - - 132 177 184 200 214 192 208 254 269 1830 53.51%
Showcase ended with a trip - - - - - - - - - 151 80 82 84 100 110 98 58 55 818 23.92%
Showcase ended with a boat - - - - - - - - - 53 78 73 73 52 68 74 68 56 595 17.40%
Showcase ended with a motorcycle - - - - - - - - - 9 22 15 11 11 9 0 0 0 77 2.25%
Showcase ended with a jet ski - - - - - - - - - 12 9 11 4 3 0 0 0 0 39 1.14%
Showcase ended with a snowmobile - - - - - - - - - 7 7 9 3 0 0 0 0 0 26 0.76%
Showcase ended with a trailer - - - - - - - - - 2 3 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 13 0.38%
Showcase ended with an offroad vehicle - - - - - - - - - 1 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 0.23%
Showcase ended with an electric vehicle - - - - - - - - - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.15%
Showcase ended with a motor scooter - - - - - - - - - 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.09%
Showcase ended with another prize - - - - - - - - - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.18%
Both Showcases offered a car - - - - - - - - - - 24 23 36 40 25 32 70 82 332 21.84%
Neither Showcase offered a car - - - - - - - - - - - 30 25 16 23 14 6 3 117 8.80%
Showcase offered at least three trips - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 13 18 21 52 9.12%
Neither Showcase offered a trip - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 0 1 4 0.70%
Showcases that offered less
than three prizes
- - - - - - - - - - - - 68 60 35 59 47 51 320 14.05%
Showcase winner is not the biggest
winner of the day
22 23 26 26 19 12 15 14 7 8 10 4 7 8 3 11 10 6 231 6.99%
Statistic Top 3
Most expensive Showcase $91,426
(September 19, 2005)
$90,761
(June 15, 2007)
$89,739
(September 18, 2006)
Most expensive Showcase won $90,761
(June 15, 2007)
$89,739
(September 18, 2006)
$73,161
(November 11, 2009)
Least expensive Showcase $10,623
(March 7, 2001)
$11,224
(October 22, 2001)
$11,836
(October 10, 2006)
Least expensive Showcase won $11,836
(October 10, 2006)
$12,037
(February 8, 2001)
$12,482
(November 21, 2002)
Most expensive Showcases (Combined) $159,438
(June 15, 2007)
$135,076
(September 22, 2008)
$122,828
(September 18, 2006)
Least expensive Showcases (Combined) $24,028
(March 7, 2001)
$27,827
(June 17, 2003)
$27,848
(October 10, 2006)
Smallest difference between Showcase values $13
(January 27, 2004)
$38
(March 18, 2013)
$46
(May 21, 2012)
Largest difference between Showcase values $60,289
(September 19, 2005)
$56,650
(September 18, 2006)
$51,258
(December 23, 2004)
Bid closest to actual retail price $0
(December 16, 2008)
$5
(June 27, 2003)
$8
(December 6, 2005,
March 5, 2015
& April 21, 2017)
Closest bid among non-Showcase winners* $461
(November 9, 2017)
$483
(May 14, 2010)
$520
(June 4, 2015)
*Seasons 38-46 only.
 
Bid furthest from actual retail price $60,739
(December 30, 2010)
$43,628
(December 30, 2011)
$40,693
(December 23, 2004)
Largest miss among Showcase winners* $60,739
(December 30, 2010)
$37,303
(January 11, 2011)
$34,539
(October 15, 2010)
*Seasons 38-46 only.
 
Smallest overbid $1
(October 9, 2004)
$2
(November 7, 2007
& January 9, 2014)
$5
(October 29, 2013)
Largest overbid $68,313
(April 15, 2003)
$53,410
(April 14, 2009)
$51,676
(October 15, 2010)
Smallest margin of victory $1
(March 30, 2017)
$5
(May 4, 2009)
$9
(October 2, 2012,
January 13, 2003
& February 22, 2001)
Biggest margin of victory* $28,906
(November 6, 2012)
$25,691
(December 30, 2011)
$23,248
(September 18, 2017)
*Seasons 40-46 only.

Overall

Statistic 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 Total
Perfect Shows 1 1 1 3 2 2 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 3 28
Episodes where all Pricing Games
were at least partially won
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 9 5 7 21
Episodes where zero Pricing Games
were won
2 2 3 5 2 5 2 6 10 14 17 10 4 7 6 4 6 5 110
Winless shows - - - 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 4 3 0 3 4 4 3 2 31
All 3 Pricing Games were won in the first half - - - - - - - - - - 3 8 10 11 10 19 10 17 88
All 3 Pricing Games were won in the second half - - - - - - - - - - 10 14 11 18 17 18 22 16 126
Both Pricing Games played for a car were won - - - - - - - - - - 11 11 11 18 17 21 27 24 140
Contestants that won more than one car - - - - - - - - - - 15 12 8 14 16 18 21 24 128
Episodes with no grocery product game - - - - - - - - - - - - 47 34 22 14 12 21 150
Episodes with more than one grocery product game - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 3 6
Episodes with no small prize game - - - - - - - - - - - - 7 26 20 18 10 14 95
Episodes with more than one small prize game - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 1 2 1 7 15
Episodes where the small prize game and the
grocery product game were played in the same half
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 13 6 15 13 47
Episodes with more than one cash game - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 5 9
Episodes with no 1-prize games - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 12 10 12 34
Episodes with more than two 1-prize games - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 1 2 6
Non-car games played for a car 13 16 14 11 13 14 16 23 33 19 17 28 16 12 22 21 25 29 342
Games played for multiple trips - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20 20 22 17 79
Approximate winnings $219,863,972
Average winnings per season $12,214,665 High: Season 46 ($14,776,159)Low: Season 29 ($9,244,816)
Average winnings per episode $66,524
Statistic Top 3
Smallest daily winnings $7,311
(November 10, 2010)
$8,219
(December 18, 2007)
$8,539
(May 24, 2010)

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