Auto Remarketing Staff

Dallas-based startup Fastlane has launched a new e-commerce platform that gives automotive dealerships the ability to customize their online check-out processes. The new platform is designed to facilitate an easy and efficient online car buying process that both showcases dealers’ available inventory and allows... Read More

Paragon expands online buying, service platform

Auto Remarketing Staff

Paragon Honda and Paragon Acura announced last week they have expanded the group’s e-commerce sales and service platform to another borough of New York.   After a three-month beta test in Manhattan, Paragon Direct is now available in Queens. The platform allows consumers to schedule service, buy cars and... Read More

Roadster adds Longo Toyota to roster

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

Roadster said Monday it is now providing its white-label vehicle ecommerce solution to Longo Toyota, which is said to be the largest Toyota store in the world.  Longo, which is a part of the Penske Motor Group and Auto Remarketing's CPO Dealer of the Year in 2012,  joins a list of other well-known... Read More

Hagerty acquires 'Airbnb of classic cars'

Auto Remarketing Staff

Classic vehicle insurance provider Hagerty announced Monday it is stepping into the car-rental space with the company's latest acquisition of the peer-to-peer online marketplace for classic cars: Classics&Exotics. Hagerty has relaunched this marketplace, which is boasted as the Airbnb of vintage and exotic... Read More

How Vroom built national presence

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

Scalability can be a challenge for any startup, and that certainly is evident in automotive, where the business of selling cars has a lot of moving parts — both metaphorically and within the vehicle itself. With $295 million in equity funding (as of mid-July), national vehicle delivery capabilities and a 2015... Read More

HomeNet to join GM's Turnkey Vendor Program

Auto Remarketing Staff

HomeNet Automotive recently announced that it has been approved by General Motors to join its in-Market Retail (iMR) Turnkey Vendor Program. Using their iMR funds, participating GM dealers can now receive co-op reimbursement for their purchase of HomeNet’s Inventory Online (IOL) Overdrive, the company... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

LotLinx recently announced a new partnership to fully link VistaDash's marketing metrics platform to LotLinx TURN, which provides dealers with metrics on targeted shoppers, total spend, sold VINS, conversions and engagements on vehicle detail pages. To help dealers make marketing decisions that... Read More

Carvana launches in Chattanooga & Knoxville

Auto Remarketing Staff

Carvana has grown its Tennessee footprint with the recent additions of both Chattanooga and Knoxville markets. The online used-vehicle retailer announced Wednesday that Chattanooga- and Knoxville-area residents can now browse Carvana.com to finance, purchase and trade in old vehicles. After making a purchase,... Read More