LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. -- DealerTrack Holdings announced it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed public offering of 9 million shares of its common stock. DealerTrack is offering 2.75 million shares and selling stockholders are offering 6.25 million shares. The... Read More

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. -- Chrysler Financial has streamlined its online credit application process for consumers, executives announced Monday. The new application provides consumers with a six-step process to request approval for an auto loan. "The goal of this new online credit application is to simplify the... Read More

ARLINGTON, Texas - First Cash Financial Services announced it has acquired Auto Master, a finance company focused on the buy-here, pay-here segment of the auto industry, and said it plans to open up to five new BHPH stores in the near future. Auto Master is based in northwest Arkansas and owns and operates eight BHPH... Read More

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Aimbridge Indirect Lending announced that it has renewed its partnership with Bay Pines Federal Credit Union to offer indirect auto lending services in the Tampa area. Aimbridge specializes in connecting credit unions with dealer networks to provide auto loans. "We very much appreciate the... Read More

Comerica Bank Expands Florida Auto Dealer Team

WESTON, Fla. -- Comerica Bank announced that it has named Kimberly Wong as vice president of its national dealer services group. Wong will be responsible for providing customized financial services to dealerships in Florida, with a concentration on the Southeast coast. Executives said Wong served with the bank from 1998... Read More

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario -- The fleet market in Canada has been stronger than consumer sales for the first sixth months of the year and this trend is expected to continue, according to Dennis DesRosiers, president of DesRosiers Automotive Consultants. As for the impact of the higher fleet sales on the used market, as many in... Read More

RouteOne Thanks Dealers for Suggestions

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. -- RouteOne said it made several recent enhancement to its Web-based credit application management system based on back from its dealer customers. According to executives, the changes further streamline RouteOne's platform, reducing entry time and improving the application submission... Read More

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. -- DealerTrack announced the appointment of Rick Von Pusch to senior vice president of customer development. In this role, he will be responsible for understanding and fulfilling the current and future needs of DealerTrack's customers through the integrated efforts of its sales, marketing and... Read More