May 28, 2015 - Industry News
J.D. Power and the National Automobile Dealer Association (NADA) have announced an agreement under which J.D. Power will acquire NADA’s Used Car Guide business. The transaction is expected to close early in the third quarter of 2015.
Tags: J.D. Power, NADA, Used Vehicles
May 22, 2015 - Industry News
Average wholesale used vehicle prices increased in April in a trend attributed to a significant proportion of sales of higher priced, late-model, off-rental, manufacturer program vehicles that elevated average prices, according to ADESA.
Tags: Depreciation, ADESA, Used Vehicle Sales
May 13, 2015 - Press Release
Donlen has announced the recipients of its annual Top Auction Awards, which include eight winners from around the country.
Tags: Awards, Auctions, Donlen
May 11, 2015 - Global News
Copart, Inc., a leading online vehicle auction company, has opened its second facility in the Middle East, Copart Bahrain Auctions W.L.L.
Tags: Copart, Bahrain, Dubai
May 8, 2015 - Industry News
ShipCarsNow and Ready Auto Transport have joined forces to provide truck or rail transportation to vehicle shippers as a response to increasing volumes for remarketed and new cars.
Tags: ShipCarsNow, Cox Automotive, Ready Logistics, Vehicle Logistics, Railroads
May 7, 2015 - Industry News
Compact SUVs held the strongest retention value in April, increasing 2.8 percent in a month that saw overall depreciation largely unchanged from March levels, according to Black Book.
Tags: Depreciation, Black Book, Compact SUVs
April 30, 2015 - Industry News
The jury is still out on total cost of ownership (TCO) for the 2015 F-150; however, fleet owners should not expect a high cost-to-own increase from the 2014 to 2015 F-150 models, according to Vincentric.
Tags: Ford F-150, Ford, 2015-MY, TCO, Vincentric
April 16, 2015 - Industry News
Black Book has begun offering residual valuation data for a new group of compact SUVs entering the market as it expands coverage of one of the automotive industry's fastest growing segments.
Tags: Black Book, Compact SUVs, Residual Values, Trends, 2015-MY
April 7, 2015 - Industry News
Used vehicles in the 2009-2013 model years fell 0.7 percent in value in March in a market bolstered by tax buying season and strong residual values of full-size vans, according to Black Book.
Tags: Depreciation, Black Book, Full-Size Vans
March 26, 2015 - Industry News
Vehicle logistics service provider MetroGistics has merged with McNutt Automotive Logistics, which provides asset and light logistics services, the companies have announced.
Tags: MetroGistics, Vehicle Logistics, Mergers & Acquisitions
Vincentric named the top 21 vehicles in its annual “Best Value in America” Awards for the 2015 model year based on total cost of ownership for the consumer market.
Tags: Toyota, Chevrolet, Vincentric, Lexus, 2015-MY, TCO
March 19, 2015 - Industry News
The 2015 Consignor of the Year, Remarketer of the Year, and Industry Leadership Award were presented at the 2015 Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR), which was held March 18-19 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
Tags: Consignor of the Year, Awards, Remarketer of the Year, CAR
March 18, 2015 - Press Release
ARI has announced the winners of the company's 2014 ARI Auction of the Year Award in each of its seven regions.
Tags: ARI, Fleet Management Companies, Awards, Auctions
March 13, 2015 - Industry News
Manheim and several other remarketing industry partners will continue moving forward to develop a multiplatform bidding system in the wake of announcements by ADESA and ServNet Auctions dropping out of the planning process.
Tags: Manheim, Antitrust Laws, Multiplatform Bidding System, Online Auctions, MPS
March 12, 2015 - Industry News
In light of recent announcements, the Executive Committee of the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) issued a statement to reinforce its position on the Multiplatform Bidding System (MPS) initiative.
Tags: IARA, Multiplatform Bidding System, MPS
March 9, 2015 - Industry News
The average price of a used vehicle fell 1.2 percent in February as colder weather brought strength to SUV segments for the month, according to Black Book.
Tags: Black Book, Depreciation, Used Vehicle Sales, Auctions
February 26, 2015 - Industry News
ServNet announced that it has decided not to participate in the remarketing industry’s currently proposed Multiplatform Bidding System initiative (MPS).
Tags: Remarketing, ServNet, Multiplatform Bidding System, MPS
February 23, 2015 - Industry News
ADESA will not participate in an automotive remarketing industry initiative to establish a platform that would allow simultaneous bidding on vehicles listed on multiple online auction sites.
Tags: ADESA, Online Auctions, Multiplatform Bidding System
February 17, 2015 - Industry News
Ricky Beggs will retire from Black Book on April 1 as one of the leading authorities in the vehicle remarketing industry after a 34-year career with the used-vehicle data provider.
Tags: Black Book, Retirement, Promotions
February 11, 2015 - Industry News
Full-size cars finished January with the strongest retention value in a month that saw used vehicles depreciate 1.2 percent, according to Black Book's monthly report.
Tags: Depreciation, Black Book, Minivans, Passenger Cars
February 4, 2015 - Industry News
Last year the depreciation rate on used vehicles reached 12.1 percent, which was lower than the initial forecast. For 2015, depreciation levels are expected to hit 14.5 percent, according to a new report from Black Book and Fitch Ratings.
Tags: Depreciation, Black Book, Fitch Ratings, Forecast
January 15, 2015 - Industry News
A crop of 2015 model-year mid-size sedans that offer greater fuel efficiency and more safety features than ever before are expected to return less residual value to buyers in part due to higher supply volumes, according to a Black Book forecast.
Tags: Black Book, Forecast, Mid-Size Sedans, 2015-MY, Residual Values
January 12, 2015 - Press Release
FLD, Inc. has launched the OnceOVR Pro mobile app, an extension of OnceOVR that was released earlier this year on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon for download at no charge.
Tags: FLD, Mobile Apps, Medium-Duty Trucks
January 8, 2015 - Industry News
Used vehicles fell 12.1 percent in value during 2014, which represented a slight improvement from 2013, which saw a 12.8 percent depreciation, according to Black Book.
Tags: Depreciation, Black Book, Trends, Full-Size Vans, Mid-Size Sedans
December 19, 2014 - Industry News
A Texas plumber's Ford F-250 has found a second life as a vehicle used on the front lines of the Syrian Civil War.
Tags: Ford F-250, Auctions, Syria, Small Fleets
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