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

Auto Remarketing Staff

Fastlane recently announced it will enter the independent and used-car dealer market in January. An e-commerce platform that gives automotive dealerships the ability to customize their online check-out processes, Fastlane facilitates an online car buying process that both showcases dealers’ available inventory and... 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

Auto Remarketing Staff

Carvana made another big investment move on Monday, this time involving Santander Consumer USA founder Tom Dundon. The online retailer announced an agreement to raise $100 million of Class A Convertible Preferred Stock in a private placement with Dundon Capital Partners, which was founded by Dundon. The proceeds will... Read More

AAA chapter enters peer-to-peer used-car space

Auto Remarketing Staff

A Western chapter of AAA said Monday it has launched a peer-to-peer service for used-car sales. AAA CarConnect, provided by AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah, is making its debut in San Jose, Calif., and aims to provide some “neutral” ground in the used-car sales process between individuals. It... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Avis Budget Group announced Monday it has launched a “Mobility Lab” comprised of several locations and a fleet of 5,000 connected vehicles to test fully connected cars and operations in the greater Kansas City, Mo., area. The new Mobility Lab features more than 20 Avis Car Rental locations, including the... Read More