Manheim appoints 2 new Southeast GMs

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Manheim recently announced it has appointed Noel Kitsch as general manager of Manheim Georgia and Joey Satfield as general manager of Manheim Fort Myers.   Kitsch most recently served as senior assistant general manager at Manheim Central Florida. He joined Manheim in 2001 as a dealer sales representative before... Read More

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

It was quite the quarter and it has been quite the year for KAR Auction Services. The multi-pronged impact from two hurricanes that bear some influence on KAR’s whole-car and salvage auction businesses. Purchasing DRIVIN and Dependable Auto Shippers, and buying the remaining interest in TradeRev. All while... Read More

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Barrett-Jackson recently raised $1 million for Las Vegas first responders during its 10th annual Las Vegas Auction at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The five charity vehicles featured in the sale included a rare 2007 Ford Shelby GT500 Super Snake owned by Barrett-Jackson president Steve Davis, which sold for... Read More

Copart grows Memphis, Reno locations

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Copart recently expanded two locations in Memphis, Tenn., and Reno, Nev. The two expansions follow Copart's growth of its New Orleans location last month. "This year, we've announced an unprecedented number of land expansions. With existing locations and operations around the nation, these... Read More

ServNet adds Metro Auto Auction Phoenix

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The ServNet Auction Group has added another member: Metro Auto Auction Phoenix. The auction, which opened in 2007, is led by managing partner Tom McDermott and is part of the Berkshire-Hathaway Automotive Group. ServNet last added an auction in November 2016, when Houston Auto Auction joined the group. In October of... Read More

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

There are a lot of things typical for autumn: leaves changing colors, the World Series and the air getting cooler (sort of).  This autumn, the pattern in used-car values is anything but typical.  Used vehicles continue to hold their values better than what’s expected for this time of year, according... Read More

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Auction Edge announced Friday it has attained over 115 customers running its EDGE Simulcast platform powered by Velocicast and brought aboard new senior vice president Julie Warpool to oversee the augmentation of all the company's auction systems. “In partnership with the developers behind... Read More

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An accomplished musician beyond his analytical chops, KAR Auction Services chief economist Tom Kontos has previously seen a storm-themed song play its familiar tune in the wholesale market. The company’s latest data showed the melody showed up again in September. According to ADESA Analytical Services’... Read More