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Spireon Contributes to NIADA Hurricane Relief

Wednesday, 11 October 2017 21:29

Spireon Inc. will contribute $100,000 to the NIADA Foundation's Disaster Relief Fund to assist members of the automotive community in their recovery from the devastating effects of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Spireon, a longtime NIADA partner, said it selected the NIADA Foundation Disaster Relief Fund for its commitment to directly contribute to its customers and the communities they serve because it was the quickest way to help in the recovery.
In addition, Spireon will use its NSpire platform to provide the data its customers need to help get their businesses up and running, creating reports to help identify assets potentially at risk from the storms and assist dealers in assessing the next steps for their business.

XLerate Group Hires COO

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 19:31

The XLerate Group announced that Pat Stevens has joined the company as chief operating officer.
Stevens began his auction career with ADT Automotive in 1994 as a fleet manager.  He joined ADESA in 2000 as general manager of ADESA Dallas.  At ADESA, he was promoted to regional vice president, West, then executive vice president, West.  
He has served the industry at both the regional and national levels of the National Auto Auction Association (NAAA), acting as NAAA Western Zone President and as a member of the Auction Standards Committee.  
Stevens graduated from Texas A&M University.

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Midwest Chapter Wins NAAA PAC Cup

Monday, 09 October 2017 20:22

The Midwest Chapter of the National Auto Auction Association has won the NAAA Political Action Committee PAC Cup Challenge for the first time after contributing $10,000.
The PAC Cup will be awarded to the Midwest Chapter Board of Directors during the NAAA/NRC Convention in La Quinta, Calif.
Five years ago, the National Auto Auction Association created its own political action committee (NAAAPAC). The PAC Cup Challenge is designed to spur fundraising efforts. The name of that regional chapter will be engraved on a large trophy to honor the members’ efforts.
This year more than $30,000 was raised nationally.

Wholesale Prices Reach New High

Monday, 09 October 2017 00:44

Wholesale used vehicle prices (on a mix-, mileage-, and seasonally adjusted basis) increased 2.77 percent month-over-month in September.
This brought the Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index to 134.9, which was a record high for the fifth consecutive month and a 6.3 percent increase from a year ago.
On a year-over-year basis, all major market segments saw gains, including midsize cars. Luxury cars, pickups, and vans outperformed the overall market.
The average price for rental risk units sold at auction in September was up 4 percent year-over-year. Rental risk prices were up 2 percent compared to August. Average mileage for rental risk units in September (at 42,200 miles) was 6 percent above a year ago.  

NIADA Partners with CPO Marketing Provider

NIADA Partners with CPO Marketing Provider

The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association had selected Wheel’s Automotive Dealer Supplies Inc. as the exclusive supplier of point-of-sale merchandising, collateral, and printing services for the NIADA Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle...

Porsche Recalls Cayennes for Fuel Leaks

Porsche Recalls Cayennes for Fuel Leaks

Porsche Cars North America Inc. is recalling 50,145 2003-06 Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo vehicles, 2004-06 Cayenne vehicles, and 2006 Cayenne S "Titanium" Edition vehicles. These gasoline-powered vehicles have a...

  • ADESA Names Dealer Relations Director
    ADESA Names Dealer Relations Director ADESA announced that Trent Strauss has been promoted to director of dealer relations for ADESA, effective immediately. Strauss will report to Steve Dudash, vice president of dealer services. In his…
    Written on Wednesday, 28 September 2016 12:23
  • Depreciation Rates Improve
    Depreciation Rates Improve The average price of a used vehicle for model years 2011-15 depreciated by 1.5 percent during July, slightly better than June’s 1.7 percent, according to Black Book. The market performance…
    Written on Wednesday, 10 August 2016 14:59
  • NAAA Offers Support for Flooded Sale
    NAAA Offers Support for Flooded Sale National Auto Auction Association President Mike Browning drew attention to the victims of the flooding in Louisiana in a letter to members on Aug. 19, spotlighting member Oak View Auto…
    Written on Friday, 19 August 2016 14:40
  • City Honors Auction for Community Involvement
    City Honors Auction for Community Involvement Manheim Seattle won the City of Kent's “Best of Kent” award for the fifth consecutive year, qualifying the auto auction for the Kent Business Hall of Fame. The award is…
    Written on Wednesday, 03 August 2016 15:07
  • Cox Promotes Strategy VP
    Cox Promotes Strategy VP Cox Automotive has named Amy Mills senior vice president of strategy. In this role, Mills will work with Cox Automotive's executive leadership team to identify, execute and sustain strategic initiatives…
    Written on Thursday, 03 November 2016 20:51
  • Association Honors Charitable Auction
    Association Honors Charitable Auction ADESA Winnipeg, located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, has earned the inaugural 2016 Eastern Auction of the Year Award from the National Auto Auction Association. The award honors excellence in community…
    Written on Friday, 19 August 2016 14:40
  • Manheim Index Rises Again
    Manheim Index Rises Again Wholesale used vehicle prices (on a mix-, mileage-, and seasonally adjusted basis) increased for the fourth consecutive month in July. The Manheim Used Vehicle Value reading was 127 for July,…
    Written on Friday, 05 August 2016 14:32
  • Manheim Milwaukee Raises Money for Veterans
    Manheim Milwaukee Raises Money for Veterans A group of Milwaukee-area veterans will soon take a memorable trip to Washington, D.C., thanks to Manheim Milwaukee Auto Auction’s initiative to support Stars and Stripes Honor Flight, an organization…
    Written on Monday, 26 September 2016 03:09
  • Cox Names Financial Services President
    Cox Names Financial Services President Cox Automotive announced that Shane O'Dell has been named president of financial solutions. O'Dell will oversee NextGear Capital. He will report to Mark O'Neil, chief operating officer of Cox Automotive…
    Written on Friday, 02 September 2016 14:35
  • NAAA Boosts Prize Amount
    NAAA Boosts Prize Amount In August, the NAAA Executive Committee approved an additional $10,000 to be awarded to the 2016 NAAA Auto Auction of the Year, bringing the total prize to $25,000.The four Chapter…
    Written on Tuesday, 06 September 2016 14:48