- 6,159 for Domestic, up 26% versus January 2012,
- 9,388 for Import, up 18% versus January 2012, and
- 3,855 for Premium Luxury, up 24% versus January 2012.
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.