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March 19, 2018
<p><em>Photo courtesy of Getty Images.</em></p> How to Minimize Vehicle Depreciation Costs with Data

Depreciation can account for a large portion of a vehicle’s lifecycle costs. While there is no escaping from the fact that vehicles are depreciating assets, there are ways to control and minimize the depreciation costs you incur.

<p><em>Manheim's Used Vehicle Value Index. Photo Courtesy of Manheim.</em></p> Used Vehicle Prices Begin to Normalize: Manheim

Wholesale used vehicle prices were flat in February, halting three months of declines, according to Manheim’s Used Vehicle Value Index.

<p><em>Photo via&nbsp;<a title="User:Laitr Keiows" href="">Laitr Keiows</a>/Wikimedia.</em></p> Auction Values: Spring Selling Boosts Used Cars

The average price of two- to seven-year-old vehicles depreciated less sharply than expected in February due to "a spirited start to the spring selling season" that has boosted prices for used passenger cars, according to Black Book.

<p><em>Courtesy of Manheim.</em></p> Manheim Launching New Mobile App

Manheim is launching Manheim Express, a mobile app for dealers that gives dealers a self-service method of listing and selling inventory through the Manheim marketplace, according to a company announcement.

<p><em>Screenshot from KAR website.</em></p> KAR to Present at Upcoming Auto Summit

KAR Auction services will be presenting at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Auto Summit later this month, according to the company.

<p><em>Courtesy of Black Book.</em></p> Used Cars Continue to Thrive at Auctions

For the sixth week in a row, the car segment has realized lower depreciation than the truck segment, according to Black Book’s March 12 Market Insights report.

<p><em>Photo by Eric Gandarilla.</em></p> AutoGravity Adds Kelley Blue Book Trade-In Values

Users will now have access to KBB vehicle valuations when assessing the value of their trade-in through the AutoGravity platform.

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