Like AutoCentrum.pl S.A.

closed 9/1/2016 via Reuters

Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna, acquired AutoCentrum.pl S.A.

synopsis: Oponeo.pl has bought 50.26 percent of Autocentrum.pl SA from Temetis Sp. z o.o., bringing its total stake up to 100 percent. Autocentrum.pl SA operates a Polish automotive website, Autocentrum.pl. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts.
buyer: Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna (WSE:OPN:$230.68)
Oponeo.pl S.A. is a Poland-based online retailer of tires and wheels through its website Opony.com. Oponeo.pl S.A.. also runs a portal Opony.com.pl with Europe's largest database of opinions and expert information related to the topics of quality, condition and usage of car tyres. "
target: AutoCentrum.pl S.A.
Autocentrum.pl SA operates a Polish automotive website, Autocentrum.pl. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts.
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closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Wirtualna Polska S.A., acquired AutoCentrum.pl S.A.

synopsis: Wirtualna Polska SA (WP) has acquired 100 percent shares of Autocentrum.pl, a Polish automotive website and provider of video content and aggregation of product data for the automotive industry. WP, in turn, has experience building the largest automotive content website, Auto Cult.
buyer parent: Grupa Wirtualna Polska
buyer: Wirtualna Polska S.A. (WSE:WPL:$169.45)
Wirtualna Polska SA owns and operates a Website which offers online services such as e-mail, games, and more. Wirtualna Polska is one of the most popular websites in Poland. Wirtualna Polska SA was founded in 1995 by Marek Borzestowski and is based in Gdansk, Poland. "
target parent: Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna
target: AutoCentrum.pl S.A.
Autocentrum.pl is a Polish automotive website. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts. AutoCentrum is a provider of video content and aggregation of product data for the automotive industry.
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$2.44
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closed 5/20/2016 via Company Press Release

Motor1.com, acquired RideApart Inc.

synopsis: Motor1.com, a technologically advanced international digital media group specializing in automotive content, has acquired popular motorcycle and powersports enthusiasts digital media platform RideApart.com. RideApart provides consumers with substantial, 21st century shopping and research tools to guide motorcycle purchases.
buyer parent: Motorsport.com
buyer: Motor1.com
Motor1.com is a technologically advanced international digital media group specializing in automotive content while delivering the latest news, car reviews, buying guides, price lists and premium video production. "
target: RideApart Inc.
RideApart provides consumers with substantial, 21st century shopping and research tools to guide motorcycle purchases. Shopping for parts, accessories and financial products are a substantial component of that research in RideApart’s Buyer’s Guide.
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closed 11/14/2015 via BNC Analysis

CarTrade.com, acquired CarWale

synopsis: In yet another move towards consolidation in the online automobile classifieds segment, CarTrade has acquired its rival CarWale. CarWale exists to empower car consumers and deliver a hassle free car research and buying experience.
buyer: CarTrade.com
CarTrade.com is India’s leading online automotive market for buyers and sellers of new and used vehicles. CarTrade’s car auctions take place across more than 80 cities with over 1200 dealers participating in these auctions. "
target parent: Axel Springer SE
target: CarWale
CarWale simplifies the process of buying a car. CarWale exists to empower car consumers and deliver a hassle free car research and buying experience. In the last year CarWale has served more than 65 million Indian car consumers and grown to become the largest automotive portal in India.
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closed 9/12/2015 via BNC Analysis

CarDekho, acquired Zigwheels

synopsis: Online auto portal CarDekho has acquired Zigwheels, an auto portal owned by Times Internet. ZigWheels.com is India’s leading auto portal offering the most comprehensive coverage of latest news, reviews, photos, and videos of everyone's favorite cars and bikes.
buyer parent: Girnar Software Pvt. Ltd.
buyer: CarDekho
CarDekho.com is India's most popular and leading auto portal catering to the aspiring buyers, the proud owners, the auto enthusiasts and die-hard fans and dealers of cars across the country. CarDekho draws more than 12 million visits per month with 7.5 million unique visitors per month. "
target parent: Times of India Group
target: Zigwheels
ZigWheels.com is India’s leading auto portal offering the most comprehensive coverage of latest news, reviews, photos, and videos of everyone's favorite cars and bikes.
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closed 7/22/2015 via BNC Analysis

Wheels Fanatic SA merged with Mzansi Life,

synopsis: Wheels Fanatic SA, an online motoring news portal, has merged with Mzansi Life, an online lifestyle news portal. Wheels Fanatic SA is South Africa’s online consumer motoring news resource. They provide coverage of local and international motoring news as it happens.
buyer parent: The Media Workroom
buyer: Mzansi Life
Mzansi Life is South Africa’s online lifestyle news resource. They provide unbiased entertainment, travel, food, gadgets, motoring, property, art and sports news to consumers of lifestyle goods. Their content aims to promote only South African lifestyle activities. "
target: Wheels Fanatic SA
Wheels Fanatic SA is South Africa’s online consumer motoring news resource. They provide coverage of local and international motoring news as it happens. Wheels Fanatic SA is the country’s fastest-growing and credible online consumer motoring news website.
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closed 5/18/2012 via BNC Analysis

Trivone Digital Services Pvt. Ltd., acquired Wheelsunplugged

synopsis: Bangalore-based digital media and content services company Trivone Digital Services Pvt Ltd has acquired automobile portal WheelsUnplugged for an undisclosed amount.
buyer: Trivone Digital Services Pvt. Ltd.
Trivone offers all kind of digital media and content services. Founded by L. Subramanyan, a veteran journalist and media professional, Trivone owns 4 different online media portals – www.techtree.com, www.channeltimes.com, www.cxotoday.com, and www.supportbiz.com. "
target parent: Red Tree Convergent Media
target: Wheelsunplugged
Wheelsunplugged is a vehicle news website that provides latest vehicle attention news, new launches, information on a vehicle and bike industry, vehicle manufacturers, latest statistics, previews, reviews, scoops, vehicle and bike exam drives etc.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

kimeta GmbH, acquired classmarkets GmbH

synopsis: Scout24 has successfully sold the Software-as-a-Service company classmarkets to kimeta. Germany-based classmarkets uses its domain expertise around online classifieds to establish itself as a Software-as-a-Service provider for regional publishers.
buyer: kimeta GmbH
Founded in 2005, kimeta offers a Software-as-a-Service and online classifieds solutions for publishers in Germany, with a focus on online job search. "
target parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
target: classmarkets GmbH
classmarkets started as an operator of metasearch engines, first for real estate, later also for jobs. Given the digital shift in the media landscape, classmarkets used its domain expertise around online classifieds to establish itself as a Software-as-a-Service provider for regional publishers.
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announced 12/5/2018 via PR Newswire

CarGurus, will acquire PistonHeads

synopsis: CarGurus, Inc., a leading global automotive marketplace, and Haymarket Media Group, a specialist international media company, announced they have signed an agreement for CarGurus to acquire used car motoring website PistonHeads.
buyer: CarGurus (CARG:$556.85)
CarGurus is a global, online automotive marketplace connecting buyers and sellers of cars. The company uses proprietary technology, search algorithms and data analytics to bring trust and transparency to the automotive search experience and help users find great deals from top-rated dealers. "
target parent: Haymarket Group Limited
target: PistonHeads
PistonHeads is Europe's largest online motoring community. Featuring the latest news and reviews, active discussion forums and over 140,000 classified motoring ads!
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closed 11/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

fram^, acquired Carmudi Vietnam

synopsis: fram^, a Scandinavian-Vietnamese IT custom software development and distribution group, has acquired a 95% stake in Carmudi Vietnam from Rocket Internet, a company that incubates and invests in technology companies. Carmudi Vietnam is an online vehicle marketplace in Vietnam that offers buyers and sellers a platform to find cars and motorcycles.
buyer: fram^ (OM:FRAM B:$1.19)
fram^ is a leading Scandinavian-Vietnamese IT custom software development and distribution group. fram^ delivers world class IT development services to a range of small, mid, and large clients in both Southeast Asia and Northern Europe. "
target parent: Rocket Internet
target: Carmudi Vietnam
Carmudi Vietnam is an online vehicle marketplace in Vietnam that offers buyers and sellers a platform to find cars, motorcycles, and commercial vehicles. It displays classified advertisements with details for brand new and used vehicles.
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$0.05*
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closed 1/27/2016 via Company Press Release

AutoScout24 GmbH, acquired European Auto Trader B.V.

synopsis: AutoScout24 Nederland B.V., the operator of the leading Dutch digital automotive classifieds platform AutoScout24.nl and subsidiary of Scout24 AG, acquired the Dutch digital automotive classifieds portal European AutoTrader B.V. from Sanoma Media Netherlands B.V. European AutoTrader operates the digital automotive classifieds website AutoTrader.nl.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: AutoScout24 GmbH
AutoScout24 is the largest pan-European online automotive classifieds platform. The marketplace empowers people to realize their car-owning dreams simply, efficiently and stress-free. AutoScout24 offers listing products for used and new cars to dealers and private sellers. "
target parent: Sanoma Oyj
target: European Auto Trader B.V.
With more than 1 million unique visitors and 150.000 listings, AutoTrader is the third largest digital automotive classifieds platform of the Netherlands. They aid the consumer with their search for their next car by adding consumer and AutoWeek professional reviews for each car listed.
price ($mm)
$30
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closed 5/12/2017 via BusinessWire

Motor1.com, acquired Motoring Media Network

synopsis: Motorsport Network’s world-leading automotive website Motor1.com has acquired Motoring Media Network, a content and communications agency that creates and delivers branded content for the automotive industry. Motorsport Network connects hundreds of millions of people who love motorsport and cars.
buyer parent: Motorsport.com
buyer: Motor1.com
Motor1.com delivers the latest news, car reviews, buying guides, pricing, and premium video production in 15 editions in 11 different languages. They focus on all automotive content: cars, sportscars, supercars, sedans, SUVs, motorcycles, auto shows and more. "
target: Motoring Media Network
Motoring Media Network is a content and communications agency that creates and delivers branded content for the automotive industry – the only agency of its kind in the country. They are based in Australia.
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closed 6/22/2016 via BNC Analysis

Move Publishing SAS, acquired NewCom Regie SAS

synopsis: Move Publishing announces the acquisition of NewCom Régie, an advertising agency specializing in digital media in the fields of motorcycle and auto. NewCom Régie is an advertising agency specializing in the areas of Automotive, Motorcycle and Recreation Outdoor.
buyer: Move Publishing SAS
Move Publishing publishes a range of special interest magazines dedicated to automobiles, motorbikes, motor homes and sporting activities such as golf, running or cycling. "
target: NewCom Regie SAS
NewCom Régie is an advertising agency specializing in the areas of Automotive , Motorcycle and Recreation Outdoor. NewCom Régie is also an expert in the field of content production and special operations Brand Content type or Native Advertising.
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closed 2/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Heycar, acquired HonestJohn.co.uk Ltd

synopsis: Heycar, an online used car marketplace in the UK, has acquired HonestJohn.co.uk, a consumer motoring site in the UK. HonestJohn.co.uk aims to provide consumers with in-depth motoring advice and informed opinions based on honest and transparent information. The site features more than 3,600 car reviews, up-to-date news, motoring advice, and more.
buyer: Heycar
Heycar is an online used car marketplace in the UK. Heycar lets users search for and buy a used car, as well as arrange financing, on its portal. They only feature the best used cars from selected dealers. Heycar offers all kinds of cars from leading brands such as Audi, Ford, Volkswagen and more. "
target: HonestJohn.co.uk Ltd
HonestJohn.co.uk is a consumer motoring site in the UK. HonestJohn.co.uk aims to provide consumers with in-depth motoring advice and informed opinions based on honest and transparent information. The site features more than 3,600 car reviews, up-to-date news, motoring advice, and more.
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closed 1/17/2020 via GlobeNewswire

CarGurus, acquired Autolist, Inc.

synopsis: CarGurus, a leading global automotive marketplace, has acquired Autolist, an innovative car shopping platform spread across Android, iOS, and the web. The acquisition expands CarGurus’ category-leading consumer audience and will help enable the company to further enhance its unique value proposition for subscribing dealers.
buyer: CarGurus (CARG:$556.85)
CarGurus is an online automotive marketplace connecting buyers and sellers of new and used cars. The Company uses proprietary technology, search algorithms, and data analytics to bring trust and transparency to the automotive search experience and help users find great deals from top-rated dealers. "
target: Autolist, Inc.
Autolist is an innovative car shopping platform spread across Andriod, iOS, and the web to provide users with the best car buying experience anywhere. The company's tools analyze car prices, read reviews, research pricing history, and search over 7,000,000 listings to find the best value for users.
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announced 9/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Leboncoin, will acquire L’Argus

synopsis: Leboncoin.fr, a leading classified ads site in France owned by Adevinta, is to acquire L'argus, a France-based weekly newspaper dedicated to the automobile industry, offering classified ads, auto news, a used vehicle value estimator, buying guides and more.
buyer parent: Schibsted Media Group
buyer: Leboncoin
Leboncoin.fr is a leading classified ads site in France. Leboncoin allows people to search and place ads for jobs, vehicles, real estate, electronics, pets, hospitality services, furnishings, clothing, events, and more. Leboncoin operates in 4 continents and has over 250 million visitors every day. "
target: L’Argus
L'argus is a weekly newspaper dedicated to the automobile industry, offering classified ads, auto news, a used vehicle value estimator, buying guides and more. They are based in France.
price ($mm)
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$43
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$6
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closed 10/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

wejo Ltd., acquired Carjojo Corp.

synopsis: wejo, a UK technology company that is pioneering data monetisation for global automotive brands, has acquired Carjojo, a website that helps consumers negotiate for the best deal when buying a new car in the US. Carjojo provides buyers with the lowest estimated price for their car of choice and a negotiator that handles all dealer communications.
buyer: wejo Ltd.
wejo is a UK technology company that is pioneering data monetisation for global automotive brands through unparalleled technology. Their wejo ADEPT platform provides powerful insights and data that helps reduce costs, optimise service, drive customer loyalty, and enrich the driving experience. "
target: Carjojo Corp.
wejo is a UK technology company that is pioneering data monetisation for global automotive brands through unparalleled technology. Their wejo ADEPT platform provides powerful insights and data that helps reduce costs, optimise service, drive customer loyalty, and enrich the driving experience.
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closed 6/11/2018 via Company Press Release

ReWorld Media, acquired F1i.fr

synopsis: Reworld Media, an international digital group, announces the acquisition of F1i.fr, the first French-language site on Formula 1 news, from Edition Ventures. Founded in 2012, F1i.fr is a leading French-language media site on Formula 1 news whose content is focused on Formula 1 teams, drivers, Grands Prix, circuits, etc.
buyer: ReWorld Media (ENXTPA:ALREW:$198.39)
REWORLD MEDIA is an international digital group with a network of 11 proprietary media brands powerful within their B2C segments and an international media network. They offer international advertisers a global offer combining "Media Branding" and "Media Performance" (performance campaigns). "
target parent: Edition Ventures
target: F1i.fr
Founded in 2012, F1i.fr is a leading French-language media site on Formula 1 news whose content is focused on Formula 1 teams, drivers, Grands Prix, circuits, etc. With 2.7 million visitors and 10 million pages viewed, F1i.fr has developed a media brand highly recognized in the field of Formula 1.
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closed 8/3/2017 via Company Press Release

Discovery Communications, Inc., acquired TEN: The Enthusiast Network

synopsis: Discovery Communications, a provider of premium nonfiction, lifestyle, sports and kids programming brands, has acquired a majority stake in TEN: The Enthusiast Network, the world’s premier transmedia network of enthusiast brands. TEN: The Enthusiast Network's brands include Motor Trend, Automobile, Roadkill, Hot Rod, and more.
buyer: Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISC.A:$11,079.00)
Discovery Communications satisfies curiosity and engages superfans with a portfolio of premium nonfiction, lifestyle, sports and kids programming brands. Discovery reaches more than 3 billion cumulative viewers across pay-TV and free-to-air platforms in more than 220 countries and territories. "
target: TEN: The Enthusiast Network
TEN: The Enthusiast Network is the world’s premier transmedia network of enthusiast brands, such as Motor Trend, Automobile, Roadkill, Hot Rod, and more. TEN operates websites, publications, annual events, and the Motor Trend OnDemand subscription video-on-demand service.
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closed 10/4/2016 via BusinessWire

Motor1.com, acquired MyGaraj.com

synopsis: Miami-based technology and multimedia company Motor1.com, a sister company of Motorsport.com, acquired the MyGaraj.com website. Mygaraj.com is Turkey's first and most-visited site for Motorsport and Formula 1 information.
buyer parent: Motorsport.com
buyer: Motor1.com
Motor1.com is a technologically advanced international digital media group specializing in automotive content while delivering the latest news, car reviews, buying guides, price lists and premium video production. "
target: MyGaraj.com
Mygaraj.com is Turkey's first and most-visited site for Motorsport and Formula 1 information. They offer news and information related to the automobile industry,
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closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Wirtualna Polska S.A., acquired AutoCentrum.pl S.A.

synopsis: Wirtualna Polska SA (WP) has acquired 100 percent shares of Autocentrum.pl, a Polish automotive website and provider of video content and aggregation of product data for the automotive industry. WP, in turn, has experience building the largest automotive content website, Auto Cult.
buyer parent: Grupa Wirtualna Polska
buyer: Wirtualna Polska S.A. (WSE:WPL:$169.45)
Wirtualna Polska SA owns and operates a Website which offers online services such as e-mail, games, and more. Wirtualna Polska is one of the most popular websites in Poland. Wirtualna Polska SA was founded in 1995 by Marek Borzestowski and is based in Gdansk, Poland. "
target parent: Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna
target: AutoCentrum.pl S.A.
Autocentrum.pl is a Polish automotive website. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts. AutoCentrum is a provider of video content and aggregation of product data for the automotive industry.
price ($mm)
$2.44
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closed 9/1/2016 via Reuters

Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna, acquired AutoCentrum.pl S.A.

synopsis: Oponeo.pl has bought 50.26 percent of Autocentrum.pl SA from Temetis Sp. z o.o., bringing its total stake up to 100 percent. Autocentrum.pl SA operates a Polish automotive website, Autocentrum.pl. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts.
buyer: Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna (WSE:OPN:$230.68)
Oponeo.pl S.A. is a Poland-based online retailer of tires and wheels through its website Opony.com. Oponeo.pl S.A.. also runs a portal Opony.com.pl with Europe's largest database of opinions and expert information related to the topics of quality, condition and usage of car tyres. "
target: AutoCentrum.pl S.A.
Autocentrum.pl SA operates a Polish automotive website, Autocentrum.pl. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts.
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closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Wirtualna Polska S.A., acquired AutoCentrum.pl S.A.

synopsis: Wirtualna Polska SA (WP) has acquired 100 percent shares of Autocentrum.pl, a Polish automotive website and provider of video content and aggregation of product data for the automotive industry. WP, in turn, has experience building the largest automotive content website, Auto Cult.
buyer parent: Grupa Wirtualna Polska
buyer: Wirtualna Polska S.A. (WSE:WPL:$169.45)
Wirtualna Polska SA owns and operates a Website which offers online services such as e-mail, games, and more. Wirtualna Polska is one of the most popular websites in Poland. Wirtualna Polska SA was founded in 1995 by Marek Borzestowski and is based in Gdansk, Poland. "
target parent: Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna
target: AutoCentrum.pl S.A.
Autocentrum.pl is a Polish automotive website. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts. AutoCentrum is a provider of video content and aggregation of product data for the automotive industry.
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closed 9/1/2016 via Reuters

Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna, acquired AutoCentrum.pl S.A.

synopsis: Oponeo.pl has bought 50.26 percent of Autocentrum.pl SA from Temetis Sp. z o.o., bringing its total stake up to 100 percent. Autocentrum.pl SA operates a Polish automotive website, Autocentrum.pl. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts.
buyer: Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna (WSE:OPN:$230.68)
Oponeo.pl S.A. is a Poland-based online retailer of tires and wheels through its website Opony.com. Oponeo.pl S.A.. also runs a portal Opony.com.pl with Europe's largest database of opinions and expert information related to the topics of quality, condition and usage of car tyres. "
target: AutoCentrum.pl S.A.
Autocentrum.pl SA operates a Polish automotive website, Autocentrum.pl. AutoCentrum.pl was created based on the idea of ​​"users for users" and allows users to exchange information with other car enthusiasts.
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closed 3/30/2016 via Reuters

AspenCore LLC, acquired elektroda.pl

synopsis: Oponeo.pl has sold Elektroda.pl to Aspencore LLC. Elektroda.pl is the leading electronics and engineering forum in Europe. The forum’s audience is predominantly in Poland, with significant traffic and users in other parts of Europe. Elektroda.pl has over 3.4 million unique visitors and 18.6 million page views per month.
buyer: AspenCore LLC
AspenCore is a worldwide innovation hub servicing component manufacturers and distributors with unique marketing solutions. They create meaningful engagement with electrical engineers through media assets, tools such, and creative services. "
target parent: Oponeo.pl Spolka Akcyjna
target: elektroda.pl
Elektroda is the leading electronics and engineering forum in Europe. The forum’s audience is predominantly in Poland, with significant traffic and users in other parts of Europe including Germany, France, and UK. The forum has over 3.4 million unique visitors and 18.6 million page views per month.
price ($mm)
$4.20
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closed 10/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cdiscount S.A., acquired 1001Pneus.fr

synopsis: Cdiscount, a leading e-commerce company in France that sells a variety of products at discounted prices, has acquired 1001Pneus.fr, a French company that specializes in selling tires online. 1001Pneus.fr offers low priced tires from all brands. They have tires for automobiles, motorcycles, scooters, motorhomes and more.
buyer parent: Groupe Casino
buyer: Cdiscount S.A.
Cdiscount is a leading e-commerce company in France that sells a variety of products at discounted prices. Cdiscount offers toys, home appliances, furniture, video games, telephones, sports products, TVs, cameras, linens, gardening tools, auto parts and more. "
target: 1001Pneus.fr
Founded in 2009, 1001Pneus.fr is a French company that specializes in selling tires online. 1001Pneus.fr offers low priced tires from all brands. They have tires for automobiles, motorcycles, scooters, motorhomes and more.
price ($mm)
$0.57
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$57
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announced 6/18/2018 via GlobeNewswire

MedCAREERS GROUP, will acquire The 4Less Corp.

synopsis: MedCAREERS Group, Inc., the parent company of the online professional networking website Nurses Lounge, will acquire The 4Less Corp., an e-commerce auto parts sales company that owns several branded ecommerce web sites. The 4Less Corp.'s flagship website, Liftkits4less.com, is the largest online seller of Suspension Lift Systems.
buyer: MedCAREERS GROUP (OTCPK:MCGI:$0.03)
MedCAREERS Group, Inc. develops and builds value through its wholly-owned subsidiary Nurses Lounge, Inc., an online professional network and communication resource for nurses and stakeholder organizations such as nursing schools, associations and employers. "
target: The 4Less Corp.
The 4Less Corp. is a fast growing e-commerce auto parts sales company that owns several branded ecommerce web sites. Their flagship website, Liftkits4less.com, is the largest online seller of Suspension Lift Systems. The website also sells shock absorbers, lights, bumpers, air filters, and more.
price ($mm)
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$7
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closed 5/25/2016 via BNC Analysis

MyTVS, acquired Jazzmyride.com

synopsis: TVS Automobiles Solutions Ltd, operating under the MyTVS brand, has acquired a majority stake in automobiles accessories portal Jazzmyride.com to establish a foothold in the e-commerce sector. Jazzmyride sells spare parts, car and bike accessories, cleaning and protection equipment, car audio systems and other components online.
buyer parent: TVS Group
buyer: MyTVS
TVS Automobile Solutions Limited (TASL), formed in 2011 as a subsidiary of TVS & Sons, is India’s largest player in automobile aftermarket offerings. Operating under the brand name MyTVS, the company operates with two core values – Trust & Relationship. "
target: Jazzmyride.com
Jazzmyride.com is India's largest online seller of car and bike accessories. They offer more than 20,000 products across 150 categories and more than 52 brands. The car and bike accessories they sell can help increase the comfort and productivity of their customers' vehicles.
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closed 12/9/2015 via Company Press Release

Mobivia Groupe S.A., acquired Skruvat

synopsis: Mobivia Groupe, European leader in multi-brand vehicle maintenance and equipment, acquired a majority stake in Skruvat, a Scandinavian e-commerce leader in auto parts and accessories. Through this transaction Mobivia Groupe accelerates its growth in e-commerce and strengthens its international positions, especially in the Nordic countries.
buyer: Mobivia Groupe S.A.
Mobivia is the leading business providing multi-brand vehicle servicing and parts in Europe, as well as a key player in the area of new mobilities. Mobivia Groupe and its 13 brands endeavour each day to ensure the sustainable mobility of every person around the world. "
target parent: Scope Capital Advisory AB
target: Skruvat
Founded in 2008, Skruvat has rapidly grown to become Scandinavia's biggest car parts e-retailer serving thousands of satisfied customers every week. They provide quality car parts at seriously discounted prices. They guarantee a great e-commerce experience from people that know car parts.
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$25
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EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/27/2015 via PR Newswire

BuyAutoParts.com, acquired Turbochargers.com

synopsis: BuyAutoParts.com, a leading international ecommerce and wholesale automotive part distribution company, announced its acquisition of the domain Turbochargers.com, the leading source for premium quality turbo parts. BuyAutoParts.com acquired Turbochargers.com to extend their product offerings for turbocharged vehicles.
buyer: BuyAutoParts.com
Buy Auto Parts offer an extensive selection of auto parts, truck parts, import parts, performance parts and automotive accessories, so customers can easily find the quality parts they need at the lowest price. "
target: Turbochargers.com
Turbochargers.com is the #1 source for premium quality turbo parts. They carry turbochargers and superchargers for all makes and models. All a customer has to do is enter the correct year, make, and model of their vehicle and they will be able to view the correct turbo or supercharger for their car.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/9/2014 via Company Press Release

Mobivia Groupe S.A., acquired Bythjul Norden AB

synopsis: French vehicle servicing group Mobivia Groupe has acquired Nordic online rim and tyre specialist Bythjul.com from Verdane Capital V. Bythjul is the largest Nordic online tire and rim company, providing consumers products from the biggest manufacturers such as Nokian, Michelin, Pirelli and Goodyear.
buyer: Mobivia Groupe S.A.
Mobivia is the leading business providing multi-brand vehicle servicing and parts in Europe, as well as a key player in the area of new mobilities. Mobivia Groupe and its 12 brands endeavour each day to ensure the sustainable mobility of every person around the world. "
target parent: Verdane Capital
target: Bythjul Norden AB
Bythjul Norden AB is an online retailer of rims and tires. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden. Bythjul is the largest Nordic online tire and rim company, providing consumers products from the biggest manufacturers such as Nokian, Michelin, Pirelli and Goodyear.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$31
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/4/2010 via Market Wire

China Auto Logistics Inc., acquired Goodcar

synopsis: China Auto Logistics Inc., owner and operator of one of China's leading automotive portals for car dealers and consumers of vehicle services and products, announced it has completed the acquisition of www.goodcar.cn for RMB 40 million ($5.99 million).
buyer: China Auto Logistics Inc. (CALI:$0.00)
With 2009 sales of approximately $215 million, China Auto Logistics Inc. operates www.cali.com.cn, which rapidly has become one of the leading automobile portals for car dealers and consumers of vehicles and auto-related services throughout China. "
target: Goodcar
The Goodcar site, founded in June 2008, has been an increasingly popular internet destination for auto drivers attracted by the discount cards available on the site for a wide range of automotive products and services, such as parking, auto repairs, 24/7 traffic information, etc.
price ($mm)
$3.45
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/23/2010 via BusinessWire

Lenco Mobile, Inc., acquired G2AA, Inc.

synopsis: Lenco Mobile Inc. announced that it has expanded its online and mobile automotive marketing vertical with the acquisition of G2AA, LLC.
buyer: Lenco Mobile, Inc. (LNCM:$9.50)
Lenco Mobile Inc. is a global developer, owner, and operator of proprietary advertising and technical platforms primarily for the high growth mobile and online marketing sectors. The platforms provide customers with turnkey solutions to attract, retain and monetize relationships with consumers. "
target: G2AA, Inc.
G2AA is engaged in the business of online retail sales and the advertisement of automotive equipment, parts and supplies.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1.11 [$0.83]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/28/2018 via PR Web

Kingswood Capital Management, LLC, acquired AutoAnything

synopsis: Kingswood Capital Management, an operationally-focused lower-middle market private equity firm, has acquired AutoAnything from AutoZone, a retailer of aftermarket automotive parts and accessories. AutoAnything is one of America's largest and fastest growing online retailers of automotive performance parts and accessories.
buyer: Kingswood Capital Management, LLC
Kingswood Capital Management is an operationally-focused lower-middle market private equity firm that invests in businesses in transition driven by operational, strategic, financial or market-driven change. "
target parent: AutoZone Inc.
target: AutoAnything
AutoAnything is one of America's largest and fastest growing online retailers of automotive performance parts and accessories. The company sells a wide variety of products, including tonneau covers, floor mats and liners, brakes, rotors and pads, seat covers, suspension systems, exhaust, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/16/2013 via BusinessWire

Delticom, acquired Tirendo Holding GmbH

synopsis: Delticom AG, a leading online tire retailer, has agreed with the shareholders of Tirendo Holding GmbH to purchase all shares in the Berlin-based online tire retailer and its subsidiaries. Tirendo is a fast-growing innovative online retailer of tires and complete wheels.
buyer: Delticom (XTRA:DEX:$764.48)
Delticom, Europe's leading online tire retailer, was founded in Hanover in 1999. With 128 online shops in 42 countries, the company offers its private and business customers an unequalled assortment of excellently priced tires and other “tire specialities”. "
target: Tirendo Holding GmbH
Tirendo is an online tire-shop, operating throughout Europe with headquarters in the heart of Berlin. With a product range of over 14.000 products, they offer not only well-known international premium-brands as well as quality tires, but also complete wheels at low prices.
price ($mm)
$67
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/5/2012 via BNC Analysis

AutoZone Inc., acquired AutoAnything

synopsis: Auto parts chain retailer AutoZone Inc. has acquired online auto parts retailer AutoAnything. AutoAnything is one of America's largest and fastest growing online retailers of specialized automotive products.
buyer: AutoZone Inc. (AZO:$11,133.77)
AutoZone is the nation's leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories with more than 4,400 stores in the US, Puerto Rico, and Mexico. "
target: AutoAnything
AutoAnything is one of America's largest and fastest growing online retailers of specialized automotive products. AutoAnything is committed to providing you with top quality products from trusted name brands.
price ($mm)
$115
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/14/2015 via GlobeNewswire

ARI Network Services, Inc., acquired Direct Communications Inc.

synopsis: ARI Network Services, Inc. announced that it has acquired Direct Communications Inc. (DCi). DCi is the leading provider of differentiated product content and electronic catalog software serving manufacturers, distributors, jobbers and independent retailers.
buyer: ARI Network Services, Inc. (ARIS:$51.16)
ARI Network Services, Inc. offers an award-winning suite of data-driven software tools and marketing services to help dealers, equipment manufacturers and distributors in selected vertical markets Sell More Stuff!™ – online and in-store. "
target: Direct Communications Inc.
Direct Communications, Inc. (DCi) has become the leader in business-to-business communications solutions “connecting buyers and sellers.” DCi has solutions to help manufacturers, distributors and independent retailers sell online using enhanced product content to drive turnkey online stores.
price ($mm)
$8.25
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

ITAL Express, acquired Consogarage

synopsis: ITAL Express, a Truck and Trailer, Light Commercial and Agri Tractors spare parts distributor in France, has acquired Consogarage, an online seller of car garage equipment and tools in France. Consogarage offers a range of quality products at competitive prices. Their products include wrenches, tire changers, work apparel, lifts and more.
buyer parent: CAPZA
buyer: ITAL Express
ITAL Express is a Truck and Trailer, Light Commercial and Agri Tractors spare parts distributor in France. ITAL Express offers a broad and extensive range of high quality parts, including engines, brakes, shock absorbers, motors, trailer hitches, and more. "
target: Consogarage
Consogarage is an online seller of car garage equipment and tools in France. Consogarage offers a range of quality products at competitive prices. Their products include wrenches, tire changers, work apparel, lifts, air compressors, trolleys, toolboxes, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/5/2012 via Market Wire

Epicor Software Corporation, acquired Internet AutoParts, Inc

synopsis: Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, has acquired Internet AutoParts, a leading provider of business-to-business eCommerce solutions for automotive replacement parts distributors, jobbers and vehicle repair businesses.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation is a global leader delivering business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail and services industries. They include Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP), point of sale (POS), supply chain management (SCM), and human capital management (HCM). "
target: Internet AutoParts, Inc
Internet AutoParts, Inc. operates an Internet store community for automotive parts. Its Web-based parts ordering and communications platform links automotive service providers and wholesale distributors who supply automotive parts.
price ($mm)
$4.10*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Vertu Motors plc, acquired Aceparts

synopsis: Car dealership Vertu Motors PLC has acquired specialist online parts retailer Aceparts. Vertu said the deal will accelerate its expansion into the franchised parts business and will offer synergies with its existing operations in this segment.
buyer: Vertu Motors plc (AIM:VTU:$3,713.40)
Vertu Motors is one of the largest automotive retail brands in the UK. The group operates many of its dealerships as ‘Bristol Street Motors’ and also operates a number of premium franchise dealerships. "
target: Aceparts
Who's Ace Holdings Limited retails automotive parts online. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Sittingbourne, United Kingdom.
price ($mm)
$2.71
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
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