KAR Global

KAR Global powers the world’s most trusted automotive marketplaces through innovation, technology, and people. 

ADESA: Vehicle Auction and Remarketing Services


Contact Information

Steve Dudash 
Vice President Dealer Sales and Services 

CJ Lopez
Director of Major Dealer Accounts

Website: ADESA.com

ADESA Chicago ran over 2,000 vehicles through its lanes during its Grand Opening on March 16-17, 2017. 

What We Do 

ADESA provides customers a whole car auction solution, serving two main client types: institutional customers and dealers. Today, ADESA operates 75 auction locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Strategically located near metropolitan areas with a large concentration of used vehicle dealers, the company is well positioned to host both physical and online auctions, which allow customers to bid, buy and sell vehicles from anywhere in the world. ADESA serves customers throughout the vehicle remarketing cycle by using data-driven resources and providing dedicated customer service. When you partner with ADESA, you benefit from the strength and resources of its entire group of companies.

Products and Services

  • Reconditioning services
  • Marshalling
  • Transportation
  • Key cutting
  • Glass repair/replacement
  • Paintless dent repair
  • Body work
  • Pre-sale inspections
  • Mechanical services
  • Title processing
  • Post-sale inspections
  • Certification programs

Who We Are 

ADESA is part of KAR Auction Services, which provides sellers and buyers across the global wholesale used vehicle industry with innovative, technology-driven remarketing solutions. KAR’s unique end-to-end platform supports whole car, salvage, financing, logistics and other ancillary and related services, including the sale of more than 5.5 million units valued at over $40 billion. KAR’s integrated physical, online and mobile marketplaces reduce risk, improve transparency and streamline transactions for customers in 120 countries. Headquartered in Carmel, Ind., KAR has approximately 17,500 employees across the United States, Canada, Mexico and the United Kingdom.

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Products and Services

Kontos Kommentary - Used Vehicle Market Conditions and Outlook 

TradeRev: You Are the Auction.





Contact Information

Steve Nicholson 
(317) 431-2807

TradeRev is a revolutionary vehicle appraisal and auctioning system designed to be as mobile as your business needs.

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Receive instant, live bids at appraisal within minutes of receiving the trade-in. TradeRev helps you sell more new cars by getting your customer the trade value they want. It’s real money, right now!