AutoNation Mobility is offering a fully digital shopping experience with a selection of top brands and the convenience and flexibility of 6 to 12-month micro leases
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN), a provider of personalized transportation services and America's most admired automotive retailer, has announced the launch of AutoNation Mobility, a fully digital shopping experience and new vehicle micro lease model offering Customers short-term access to a wide range of competitively priced vehicles across brands without the need to purchase. The micro lease program is available initially in Los Angeles, Northern California, and South Florida.
With the AutoNation Mobility vehicle micro lease model, Customers can now enjoy the convenience and flexibility of driving a different vehicle every six to 12 months, depending on the selected commitment duration, without the added responsibility of owning or long-term financing. AutoNation Mobility's fully digital journey allows Customers to select their vehicle online from thousands of new vehicles, including sedans, SUVs, trucks, and luxury cars from renowned automotive brands, and complete their transaction online.
"AutoNation Mobility puts the Customer firmly in the driver's seat, offering them a fully digital shopping experience and the freedom to drive away in the vehicle that suits their needs at any given time, without the commitment to ownership," said Ivan Mihov, VP of AutoNation Mobility at AutoNation. "We're always seeking to establish innovative transportation solutions that meet the evolving needs of today's Customer, and we believe Mobility has the potential to reshape and revolutionize how people choose what they drive and how long they drive it moving forward."
AutoNation Mobility plans to include maintenance and roadside assistance with its micro leases, and options to extend or buy the vehicle at term-end. Customers can enjoy peace of mind knowing that their vehicle is protected and well-maintained through AutoNation, without any additional costs.
AutoNation Mobility offers Customers an intuitive digital experience with the ability to select and configure vehicles through unique curated collections called "Playlists," which are tailored to a range of consumer personalities and lifestyles. There is also the option to find exact vehicle makes and models.
"The launch of AutoNation Mobility is the next step in the company's trajectory to becoming the nation's most comprehensive provider of transportation solutions offering Customers a connected and convenient range of products and services," said Mike Manley, CEO at AutoNation.
AutoNation will showcase AutoNation Mobility at the highly anticipated LA Auto Show, running from November 16th to November 26th at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Our involvement starts on November 16, coinciding with the 2023 AutoMobility LA media day. The LA Auto Show provides AutoNation Mobility with a unique platform to connect with industry enthusiasts, experts, and potential partners.
To find out more about AutoNation Mobility, please visit AutoNationMobility.com.
About AutoNation, Inc.
AutoNation, a provider of personalized transportation services, is driven by innovation and transformation. As one of America's most admired companies, AutoNation delivers a peerless Customer experience recognized by data-driven consumer insight leaders, Reputation and J.D. Power. Through its bold leadership and brand affinity, the AutoNation Brand is synonymous with "DRVPNK" and "What Drives You, Drives Us." AutoNation has a singular focus on personalized transportation services that are easy, transparent, and Customer-centric.
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