Manheim has announced that Hatfield Auto Auction in Hatfield, Pa., and American Auto Auction in North Dighton, Mass., have been named “Auction Representative of the Year” for 2003 in their respective regions by Automotive Resources International (ARI).

ARI selects one auction, based on its performance, in each of its six geographic regions to receive this honor. In determining the top six performing auctions among the 98 facilities it uses, ARI considers the following criteria: timeliness in vehicle pickup; condition report completion and posting to AutoIMS; total days to sell; retention against AMR; title and paperwork processing; communications; and marketing support.