Auction News

Manheim expanded its Digital Block sales this month, adding seven more locations. Digital Block sales offer in-lane bidding with a live auctioneer; however, vehicles are only displayed on screens and…
The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association will be auctioning off a 2019 Ford Mustang Ecoboost Fastback on Oct. 6 at 12:45 CT in the annual NIADA Charity Auction. The proceeds…
The National Auto Auction Association and Matt Arias have teamed up with ConditionReports.com for a training program, “Damage Analysis (condition report writing) Training.” The dates include Sept. 28-29; Oct. 26-27,…
Bruce Beam, ServNet president, announced that Dealers Auto Auction of Idaho has joined the group of independent auctions. “ServNet continues to expand its footprint in the West, and we are…
KAR Auction Services Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire BacklotCars Inc. for $425 million. BacklotCars is an app and web-based dealer-to-dealer wholesale platform featuring a 24/7 “bid-ask” marketplace…
McConkey Auction Group announced that it has retained Joe Lemonds as general manager of DAA Las Vegas. Lemonds and his family will relocate to Las Vegas from South Carolina, where…
ADESA has launched the auto remarketing industry’s first powersports-exclusive, private-label digital auction. Authorized Yamaha Motor Canada dealers can now search, bid and buy used inventory online from Yamaha Financial Services—including…
McConkey Auction Group (MAG) is excited to announce its expansion into the southwestern United States via Dealers Auto Auction of Las Vegas. MAG’s partnership with DAA Las Vegas’ Dan Thomas…
Westlake Flooring Services announced a strategic agreement with SmartAuction, Ally Financial’s online auction platform, to enable dealers to purchase inventory through SmartAuction’s website using their Westlake floor plan. “Westlake Flooring’s…