National Independent Automobile Dealers Association
Serving Quality Independent Automobile Dealers Since 1946

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NIADA is dedicated to partnering with the best automotive product and service providers in today’s marketplace. The NIADA National Corporate Partner (NCP) program is designed to help you network with those automotive vendors who meet stringent criteria, whose company financials have been reviewed and whose products and services meet the highest level of standards among their competitors. NIADA assists our dealer members by taking the guesswork out of researching these partner companies… assuring that you will receive a high quality product and/or outstanding customer service among this elite group. Participating partners receive a Diamond, Platinum, Gold or Bronze status of partnership based upon their level of industry involvement and association support.


NIADA's Member Benefit Programs are designed to help our members profit and grow in this competitive market. Our State Associations also provide members with a variety of benefits. Please check with your state for additional benefits.


NIADA Mobile in partnership with provides NIADA members leading edge iPhone and Android smartphone applications for used vehicle valuations, vehicle history reports, auction run list data and auction market data.  NIADA Mobile will also provide members real time updates on major legislative/compliance updates, new member services, education programs, and industry news.  To learn more or to subscribe go to  or call 1-855-696-4232


NIADA's Special Programs are stand-alone programs developed by NIADA for its members. These programs are in partnership with national and international industry companies, associations, or service entities whose focus is automotive retailers throughout the country.

NIADA's Special Programs include:


Legal, Legislative & Regulatory

NIADA monitors and influences issues important to the used automotive industry in Washington DC. Our members are among the first to know about important legal changes.


All members receive a monthly issue of the oldest and most established publication serving the used motor vehicle industry. Used Car Dealer magazine is the official publication of the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA). While newcomers strive to gain a foothold, Used Car Dealer has remained the premier publication for used motor vehicle industry and motor vehicle executives in the United States for over 20 years. Used Car Dealer is published entirely for the businessperson who needs the most important information and knowledge to succeed and grow in the industry. Right to your dealership mailbox! Also available online.


NIADA publishes an annual edition of its Used Car Industry Report in June of every year. Each year, we conduct proprietary research and team up with some of the best-known industry analysts to bring you an overview of the independent used car dealer and used car marketplace.
The newly published 2012 Used Car Industry Report is jam packed with 52 pages of NIADA dealer member demographics, data on the entire used car industry as a whole from CNW Research, BHPH industry benchmarks, inventory turn studies, auto parts and service data, dealer sourcing data, auto shipping information, financing & title data, and statistics on the remarketing industry courtesy of NAAA.
All NIADA Dealer Members in good standing receive the free printed version of the yearly report the first week of June, as a benefit of their membership with NIADA.

The 2013 Used Car Industry Report is available to download online for a fee of $150 for all non-members and industry vendors and analysts. For questions or information on this process, please contact Chase Tidwell at 817-640-3838 or