Auto Remarketing Staff

Online car-buying company Fastlane said Friday it has secured $1.5 million in seed funding in an investment round led by Eagle Venture Fund. Fastlane provides consumers with an ecommerce platform that lets them buy directly from dealer websites or in store, providing what it calls an “Amazon-like checkout... Read More

Cox Automotive names new leader of Autotrader

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

Jessica Stafford is now the new senior vice president and general manager for Autotrader, parent company Cox Automotive announced Monday. And in her new post, Stafford will be leading Autotrader through a “dramatic transformation” in 2018, she said by phone last week. It’s a revamp that will aim to... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

RMS Automotive recently announced it took home the inaugural Car Remarketing Award at the Fleet Europe Remarketing Forum in Estoril, Portugal. Senior director of RMS Automotive European sales and marketing Sebastian Fuchs accepted the prize during the awards ceremony at the end of the forum organized by... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

DealerRater has introduced additional enhanced offerings as part of its new Connections product suite that is designed to create personal connections between dealerships’ top salespeople and ready-to-buy shoppers. First launched in September, DealerRater Connections allows dealerships to create dealer and employee... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Here’s another way your dealership staff can highlight a vehicle from General Motors, including some that are certified pre-owned: Explain how they can order coffee from inside the car, truck or crossover that’s equipped with the automaker’s embedded 4G LTE connectivity. Starting Wednesday, GM is... Read More

Carvana returns to Arizona with Tucson market launch

Auto Remarketing Staff

Carvana announced Wednesday it has chosen the city of Tucson to be the company’s second market in Arizona. This expansion follows the introduction of its 40th market in Bakersfield, Calif., last month. “Arizona is my home state, along with many Carvana employees, so we’re proud to give even more... Read More

AutoGravity names chief technology officer

Auto Remarketing Staff

AutoGravity welcomed a new chief technology officer who is bringing experience from global firms such as eBay, Microsoft and Walt Disney. On Tuesday, the online vehicle sales and financing platform appointed Sheng Wang as CTO to drive the company’s global engineering efforts. Wang joins AutoGravity’s... Read More

automotiveMastermind announces 2 new execs

Auto Remarketing Staff

automotiveMastermind announced Tuesday that it has appointed Mohamed Al-Daqa as its new chief implementation officer and Pam Perry as new chief people officer. “Bringing Mohamed and Pam on board is the right step toward an integrated company approach that ultimately improves the customer... Read More