Valuation Services for the Automotive Industry

Appraisal Economics provides valuation services for leading companies in the automotive industry, including such firms as BMW, Chrysler, General Motors, and Subaru.


We serve a wide range of automotive companies that provide various goods and services, including:

  • Car dealerships
  • Car washes
  • Metal and plastic coatings used by original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and Tier 1 suppliers
  • Service centers and repair facilities
  • Vehicle leasing and financing services

Recent Valuation Projects

Some of our recent projects have been to:

  • Appraise the technology donated to a university by one of the “Big Three” U.S. automakers, in connection with a tax dispute
  • Allocate the purchase price paid by a private equity firm for a chain of auto repair facilities among the acquired tangible and intangible assets for ASC 805 financial reporting purposes
  • Determine the fair market value of a minority, non-marketable interest in the equity of a car dealership
  • Value the land, buildings, and machinery and equipment for a company that sells luxury automotive accessories such as back-up cameras and illuminated cup holders
  • Determine the financial damages caused by discriminatory financial support provided to a competitor, in a case remanded by the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Determine the value of over a dozen dealerships of a high-end auto manufacturer
  • Opine on the fair market rent of auto leases for a “Big Three” automaker’s employee lease program for tax purposes

Contact Us

Appraisal Economics has provided valuation services for clients in the automotive industry for over 30 years. We understand the intricacies of this industry and are equipped to handle your particular needs. Please contact us or call +1 201 265 3333 for more information.

Articles and Publications

To read any of our publications, please visit our Resources page. Our latest report on the automotive industry is available here.