FLINT, MI – Flint Auto Auction marked its 55th anniversary on June 11, showcasing two new national accounts at a sale that included more than 1,900 vehicles.
The auction welcomed more than 1,000 dealerships to the event, which featured vehicles from HSBC and Chrysler Financial, Flint’s newest national consignors, along with AVIS/Budget Group, Enterprise, GMAC, and Remarketing Solutions/Peak 5.
Auction principal Bill Williams reported that HSBC held its inaugural sale at Flint Auto Auction on May 14, selling 85 percent of the 114 units offered, and followed up with a 95 percent sale on June 11. HSBC buyers at both the May 14 and June 11 sales qualified for a drawing for tickets to the Lifelock 400, Sprint Cup Series held at the Michigan Speedway on Father’s Day Weekend.
June 11 also marked the premiere of Chrysler Financial at Flint Auto Auction with more than 200 units. Chrysler Financial will run every other week at Flint Auto Auction, and, through the sale on Jul. 23, all Chrysler Financial buyers will qualify for a drawing for a Rolex watch. The auction is also offering transport assistance for buyers of two or more Chrysler units at each sale through the 23rd.
For more information about Flint Auto Auction, go to www.flintaa.com.