Given the scope of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, news about the natural disaster and the effect that it had on the used car market held several top spots on the list of top articles of the year.
Readers of VehicleRemarket.com were also interested in America's Auto Auction acquiring ABC, RMS Automotive's upstream approach, and Carvana, which uses a vehicle vending machine as one of its delivery methods.
Below are the top 10 most viewed news and articles of 2017:
Due to the areas affected being less densely populated than cities affected by recent hurricanes such as Florence, Irma, and Harvey, the impact on the auto industry will be less severe than those hurricanes.
Event Solutions International will begin operating as Motus One and invest $2 million in technology to streamline 90% of the processes of the automotive mobility company that provides vehicle transportation services and event management.
The federal criminal complaint that charged the two for odometer fraud alleged that for four years the two men had purchased vehicles from auctions, dealers, and individuals in order to alter the odometers to reflect lower mileage numbers.
Cox Automotive has established a new mobility services unit that combines existing businesses, such as its Flexdrive subscription service, with its acquisition of Clutch Technologies' subscription software platform to deliver fleet management solutions for mobility fleets, the company has announced.
Edmund Field will act as president of the company, which offers extended service contract protection plans for pre-owned vehicles at independent used car dealerships and at small franchise retail automotive and power sport dealers.
The Federal Trade Commission, working jointly with 12 partner agencies in seven states, conducted the first compliance sweep of car dealerships since its amended Used Car Rule took effect earlier this year, the regulator announced.