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THE GOOD FIGHT: Paul John, executive director of the Georgia Independent Automobile Dealers Association, discusses how the association fought against state legislation that would have raised the taxes on used-car purchases.

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AAA Launches Car Buying Service

AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah announced the launch of AAA CarConnect, a new service for used car buyers and sellers. Launching in San Jose, Calif., this service provides guidance from trusted AAA Auto Advisors, a neutral location for buyers and sellers to meet, an inspection, DMV services and secure transactions of funds.Transactions completed through AAA CarConnect come with a 30-day limited warranty for qualified vehicles and options for additional services from financing through insurance, maintenance and more. CarConnect is currently available at the AAA San Jose Brokaw Commons branch, with plans to expand to additional AAA branches in 2018. AAA Members will receive a 20 percent discount on their buying or selling package.

Black Book Provide Valuations to Website

Black Book has signed a partnership agreement with Carable. Black Book is providing all vehicle valuations for sellers listing their vehicles in the online marketplace.Carable launched in the Dallas- and Houston-area used car markets earlier this year as part of the U.S. launch. The company’s platform connects people who want to buy and sell used cars online.

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Openlane Enhances Service for VW, Audi Dealers


Openlane announced a new enhancement for Volkswagen and Audi dealers. 
Dealers utilizing Openlane’s VolkswagenDirect.com and AudiDirect.com marketplaces can now receive real-time auto loan pay-off quotes for retail trade-in vehicles directly in the application. With fully integrated information from Volkswagen Credit Inc., the technology allows dealers to enter a vehicle identification number and receive all financial information required to complete the pay-off transaction.
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