- 7,003 for Domestic, up 9% versus October 2012,
- 10,744 for Import, up 8% versus October 2012, and
- 5,167 for Premium Luxury, up 13% versus October 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.