About us

Transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns vehicles.

At Cox Automotive we’re one of the world’s leading providers of automotive solutions and services, with operations, clients and consumer markets all over the globe.


Today, we employ over 33,000 people in more than 200 locations worldwide, helping 40,000 clients run operations that are smoother, smarter and measurably more profitable. For our clients, this scale provides the crucial peace of mind that we’re definitely going places, but we’re also here to stay.

Cox Automotive

Our vision

To transform the way the world buys, sells and owns vehicles.

About Cox Automotive Australia


Cox Automotive Australia owns and operates CarsGuide, Dealer Solutions, Manheim and Sell My Car. Xtime which is also a Cox Automotive company works closely with Cox Automotive Australia and their incorporation into the new structure is currently being considered.

Apart from the existing brands on offer, other powerful Cox Automotive brands will be added to the market moving forward. incadea, a global Dealer Management System technology provider is in discussions to establish operations in Australia, to service vehicle manufacturers and their dealer networks. Autotrader, one of the world’s largest online classifieds website will integrate with CarsGuide and Kelley Blue Book and vAuto are also under review for this market.

Cox Automotive

Our purpose

To empower each client to thrive in a rapidly changing automotive marketplace.

The brightest people delivering the best innovations.

As a family owned business we’ve always appreciated the value of great people working brilliantly together, so we’ve always focused on achieving it.

It means our teams and partners are the brightest minds in this sector, delivering the best innovations using a powerful mix of knowledge, ingenuity and close collaboration. The results speak for themselves: many thousands of satisfied clients, a string of the industry’s most popular solutions, and even an award or two.

Our global brands

We offer a uniquely comprehensive end-to-end solution and have the automotive sector’s largest global portfolio, with more than 25 successful specialist brands.

A shared success

We’re only as good as our clients. Our clients’ success is our success.

With more than 40,000 clients, we strive to better understand their needs so we can create efficiencies and alleviate challenges in the car buying, selling and owning process.

Our proposition

Comprehensive automotive solutions which unite to amplify our clients' efficiency and profitability.

Cox Automotive

About Cox Automotive

Cox Automotive, Inc. is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars with industry-leading digital marketing, software, financial, wholesale and e-commerce solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive ecosystem worldwide. Committed to open choice and dedicated to strong partnerships, the Cox Automotive family includes Manheim®, Autotrader®, Kelley Blue Book®, Dealertrack®, vAuto®, Xtime®, NextGear Capital® and a host of other brands.

The global company has over 33,000 team members in more than 200 locations worldwide and is partner to more than 40,000 auto dealers a well as most major automobile manufacturers.

Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, Inc., an Atlanta-based company with revenues of more than $18 billion (USD) and approximately 60,000 employees. Cox Enterprises' other major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications and Cox Media Group. For more information about Cox Automotive, please visit www.coxautoinc.com.