- 8,415 for Domestic, up 11% versus December 2011,
- 13,450 for Import, up 18% versus December 2011, and
- 6,093 for Premium Luxury, up 14% versus December 2011.
The "vending machine" online used-car seller has yet to be profitable.
AutoNation's CEO Mike Jackson contends that customers like to shop at dealerships over buying cars digitally.
AutoNation had a mixed first quarter.
Some kind of spending deal will have to be in place by Saturday in order to avoid the mayhem.