The classic story behind these classic cars

Chris Hart-Williams, Staff Writer

A classic car auction set for Aug. 26 at Dealers Auto Auction of Idaho will feature 60-plus cars from a personal collection of classics ranging from the years 1919 to 1982. And the story of the man behind those cars has even more depth.  “The last 20 years he’s been buying beat-up... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

As the company released its second quarter financial statement, KAR Auction Services also announced on Thursday the creation of a new operating segment — KAR Remarketing Services. KAR Remarketing Services is designed to align the company’s AutoVIN, Dent Demon, High Tech Locksmiths and PAR North America... Read More

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

If there is a groundswell of momentum for Bob Wolfsen’s Auto Auction In The Round concept — which has earned a patent from the United States government — auctions could physically look much differently than they do today. Walk into most auto auctions today and the arena where the sales happen has a... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Along with an update on the specialty markets, Black Book also shared the significant difference in how much car prices depreciated last week versus trucks. The latest Black Book Market Insights report indicated cars overall decreased in value by 18 percent more than trucks. Out of all vehicle categories, editors... Read More

Manheim's Cadigan to retire Aug. 31

Auto Remarketing Staff

Manheim vice president of industry relations Jay Cadigan is retiring at the end of the month after a 40-year career in the auto industry, the auction company announced Tuesday. Cadigan has been with Manheim since 1993 and held the VP of industry relations position since 2012, following his time as Manheim’s market... Read More

4 Questions with Mike Black of Dent Wizard

Chris Hart-Williams, Staff Writer

In the latest installment of the annual Power 300 issue of Auto Remarketing, we go behind the scenes with some of the leading companies in the used-car space and their top executives with a few Q&A features. Next up in this series is Mike Black, president and chief operating officer... Read More

Chris Hart-Williams, Staff Writer

In the latest installment of the annual Power 300 issue of Auto Remarketing, we go behind the scenes with some of the leading companies in the used-car space and their top executives with a few Q&A features. Next up in this series is Patrick Dudash, senior vice president of sales... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

The record-setting streak for the Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index reached three months in a row when Cox Automotive shared the new reading on Monday. The report indicated wholesale used-vehicle prices (on a mix-, mileage-, and seasonally adjusted basis) increased 0.75 percent month-over-month in July. This rise brought... Read More