Dealers continue hunt for clean units

Auto Remarketing Staff

As both car and truck values softened at a pace similar to what’s been seen during the past month, Black Book’s Anil Goyal and the company’s representatives at the auctions are noticing a clear strategy dealers are using nowadays as they walk the lanes or watch the online sales. “Dealers continue... Read More

Copart expands 2 Arkansas locations

Auto Remarketing Staff

Copart recently announced the expansion of two of its Arkansas locations — the first in Conway, near Little Rock, and the other in Prairie Grove, near Fayetteville. Combined, the two newly expanded locations currently have more than 1,000 salvage and clean title vehicles up for bid,... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Metro Auto Auction of Phoenix has been named the National Auto Auction Association’s 2017 Western Chapter Auto Auction of the Year for its commitment to supporting community youth. NAAA said the auction’s notable efforts include hosting an annual Christmas party for seriously ill children and funding a... Read More

Auctions celebrate philanthropy & awards

Auto Remarketing Staff

Following its annual Live Charity Auction, Dealers Auto Auction of the Rockies recently announced it raised over $24,000 for an organization working against sex trafficking in its local community, and Capital City Auto Auction announced it has won two annual awards from BB&T for remarketing this year. As part of the... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

The National Auto Auction Association recently announced that Clark County Auto Auction and Charleston Auto Auction have both been named Auto Auction of the Year within their respective chapters, following nominations from local school leaders. The award was established last year to honor the charitable acts auctions... Read More

July price movements follow historical trends

Auto Remarketing Staff

Along with looking ahead to how prices might move in August, analysts at J.D. Power Valuation Services determined that July’s wholesale depreciation matched historical trends. According to the latest issue of Guidelines, analysts reported that the wholesale prices of used vehicles up to 8 years in age fell by 2... Read More

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

There was a double-digit slide in the auction volume of late-model vehicles from June to July — but that’s typical for summer, J.D. Power said in a report this week. And what’s more, late-model auction volume was up more than 7 percent year-to-date through July. According to the latest... Read More

4 upgrades made to Manheim Market Report

Auto Remarketing Staff

Cox Automotive said Wednesday that its Manheim Market Report has been upgraded with a “sweeping set of enhancements” designed to streamline remarketing and provide more in-depth information. The four upgrades to Manheim Market Report include: An adjusted, more specific valuation on vehicles that... Read More