Chris Hart-Williams, Staff Writer

As several pieces of its inventory sit inside Manheim San Diego, Shift Technologies' has plans to utilize additional Manheim facilities in other West Coast markets by year-end. Just weeks after announcing that it will use Manheim facilities services to avoid the sizable overhead costs associated... Read More

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

Add this to the blossoming list of providers in the car subscription market: one of the nation’s largest luxury car dealer groups. Park Place Dealerships launched a subscription service Tuesday, saying it is the first dealer group in Texas to do so. Park Place Select will include three tiers of subscriptions,... Read More

Cars.com names new SVP of technology

Auto Remarketing Staff

Cars.com has brought aboard a new senior vice president of technology to oversee company data engineering, platform engineering and mobile applications. Chosen for the position is Fred Lee, who most recently served as chief technology officer at Gamut.com, the company announced Tuesday. In addition to developing... Read More

AutoAlert promotes exec to innovation VP role

Auto Remarketing Staff

AutoAlert has promoted an executive who has been essential to the development of the new consumer experience management (CXM) platform that the company unveiled last month. Julian Johnston has transitioned from senior director of product consulting and sales to serve as new AutoAlert vice president of... Read More

Sixt off-rental units added to MBonDemand

Auto Remarketing Staff

MBonDemand.com, the online private store from Mercedes-Benz USA, now includes cars from a third party. U.S. off-rental Mercedes-Benz vehicles from Sixt Rent-a-Car are available on the site, a portal powered by RMS Automotive. The luxury car rental service is the first partner to have its Mercedes inventory integrated... Read More

iSeeCars launches new VIN Report app

Auto Remarketing Staff

Access to key vehicle information from iSeeCars to help in car-buying decisions has gotten a bit easier with the help of a new app from the company. iSeeCars.com recently announced the launch of its free VIN Report for Used Cars app. The new app enables shoppers to easily scan a vehicle’s VIN barcode... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

DriveTime retails a lot of metal to consumers through its nationwide footprint of dealerships. Now the company wants to help its inventory buyers acquire necessary units from the wholesale space. Earlier this week, DriveTime announced what it’s dubbed the “Genius Way to Buy a Car” at... Read More

RMS debuts remarketing platform for BMW China

Auto Remarketing Staff

RMS Automotive has launched the first piece of a three-phase project to build a remarketing system for BMW China and the 400-plus dealers included in its certified pre-owned program. The initial remarketing solution included in Phase I of the project includes an online auction platform, localized for China, that will... Read More