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Carfax, vAuto offer info on auction vehicles at a glance

5:22 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 6, 2015 | UPDATED: 10/6/15 5:57 pm ET - adds details
Carfax and vAuto have joined forces to offer dealers vehicle-history information on auction vehicles at a glance and with fewer online clicks.

Germany wants your Bimmer

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 5, 2015
A Cox Automotive unit ships more used BMWs to Germany than any other overseas market. Here's a look at some of the peculiarities of the used-vehicle export business.

Cox, Dealertrack seek to reassure on prices

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 5, 2015
Cox Automotive President Sandy Schwartz has heard dealers fret that, following Cox's $4 billion purchase of Dealertrack Technologies, the new entity...

No more 'distracted walking' in the lanes

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 28, 2015
Mike Browning, the incoming president of the National Auto Auction Association, is taking charge of a new safety campaign designed to reduce...

Devastation and determination: Memories of Katrina

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 28, 2015
Mike Browning, the newly installed president of the National Auto Auction Association, recalls heartbreaking and heartwarming moments following...

'More questions than answers' on used-VW prices

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 26, 2015
Massive recalls of Toyota and GM vehicles since 2009 produced no long-term damage to those companies’ used-vehicle values.

Used-car dealers in Calif. sue VW over diesel emissions

5:22 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 24, 2015
Independent, used car dealerships sued Volkswagen AG in California on Thursday over losses they say they will incur following revelations that the...

Pontiac Aztek gains traction with millennials from 'Breaking Bad' role

9:00 am U.S. ET | Sept. 9, 2015
Several discontinued vehicle models, including the Pontiac Aztek -- well known for its spot atop many lists of the ugliest vehicles ever and for its...

Average used-vehicle price slips below $10,000

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 31, 2015
The average wholesale used-vehicle price dips below $10,000 in July but demand for used vehicles, especially CPO, buoy prices compared to last year,...

Instant online auctions save time, costs

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 31, 2015
Need to price and sell a trade-in fast? Recently developed apps enables franchise dealers to get appraisals and purchase offers on their mobile...

Average age of U.S. fleet hits record 11.5 years, IHS says

7:00 am U.S. ET | July 29, 2015
The average age of light vehicles on the road in the U.S. reached a new all-time high of 11.

Volvo, industry flex their CPO sales muscles

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 27, 2015
At the half-year mark, industrywide sales of certified used vehicles stood at 1,275,411, up 13 percent compared with the same period last year.

Car haulers fight driver shortage

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 25, 2015
Long wait times to pick up cars and paperwork contributes big-time to car-hauler driver job dissatisfaction.


All states must get on board to close title-washing spigot

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2015
A critical tool in preventing vehicle title-washing fraud can't work as intended because some states don't participate.

Used-vehicle prices rise after 4 down months, Manheim says

2:55 pm U.S. ET | July 8, 2015
Wholesale prices of used vehicles in June were up slightly after four consecutive months of decline, the Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index released...

Trouble selling grandma's cars sowed seed for $1 billion startup

6:35 am U.S. ET | July 7, 2015
Auto1 values and buys used cars from individual sellers based on its own inventory and that of dealerships and manufacturers that use its platform.

J.D. Power completes NADA car guide purchase

2:37 pm U.S. ET | July 1, 2015
J.D. Power completed its acquisition of NADA's Used Car Guide today after receiving approval from U.S. regulators.

No seat unturned in flood-damage search

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 29, 2015
Since torrential downpours hit Houston in late May, Bob Sluss has been extra vigilant about leaving no stone - or seat - unturned when appraising...

CarMax makes big plans for smaller markets

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 29, 2015
CarMax Inc. plans to expand its reach by opening smaller stores in smaller markets, said CEO Tom Folliard.

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