Following the acquisition of DataScan Field Services inspection related business in May 2015, AutoVIN is the largest provider of off-lease, field based inspection services in North America. With over 750 team members, including over 600 expert vehicle inspectors, and five locations across the U.S. and Canada, AutoVIN provides the broadest possible coverage and second to none customer service. Proprietary enterprise level technology managed and developed by a dedicated IT organization enables the best of both worlds—speed and innovation coupled with security and reliability. The combined vehicle expertise and inspector training programs from AutoVIN and its parent ADESA provide AutoVIN’s clients with best in industry inspection quality.


ADESA offers a full range of auction, reconditioning, logistical and other vehicle related services to meet the remarketing needs of both its institutional and dealer customers. The company handles virtually every stage of the used vehicle lifecycle throughout its related subsidiaries of PAR North America, RDN, AutoVIN and CarsArrive. Remarketing services include a variety of activities designated to transfer used vehicles between professional sellers and buyers.

KAR Auction Services

The KAR group of companies provides everything wholesale-used car sellers and buyers might need, from salvage and used-car auctions to a complete range of financial and logistical support. This includes financing, repossessions, repairs, transportation, warranty and inventory solutions. KAR’s ability to deliver a total package differentiates us it from any other organization in the auto remarketing industry. Headquartered in Carmel, Indiana, KAR maintains business units across the United States and Canada.

The company’s core business units include:

ADESA is a wholesale, Used-vehicle auction operation with 66 locations and a complete online service offering for auto dealers, manufacturers, banks, finance, fleet, lease and rental companies.

Insurance Auto Auctions (IAA) - A salvage auto auction company with a network of 166 auction sites servicing the total-loss needs of insurance companies, fleet, lease and rental companies.

Automotive Finance Corporation (AFC) - A capital funding source with 107 offices that provides inventory financing and comprehensive business services primarily to independent used-vehicle dealers.

Together, the KAR group of companies provides a complete auction solution for a wide range of customers and their unique remarketing needs.