Vendor Spotlight

Peak Performance Team
Carolinas Independent Automobile Dealers Association
Serving the Carolinas Independent Dealers Since 1955
  • Mark Your Calendar for Convention 2022!

    The CIADA 67th Annual Convention dates are here! Mark your calendars for August 4-7, 2022! See you at the Kinston Plantation Hilton Hotel in Myrtle Beach, SC!

  • John Brown - 2021 AEC Executive of the Year

    Congratulations to CIADA Executive Director John Brown! John is the recipient of the 2021 AEC Executive of the Year Award. For over ten years, John has dedicated his time to serving independent automobile dealers in the Carolinas. We are honored and proud to work alongside such a devoted and authentic leader!

  • CETV/CIADA Continuing Ed Promo


  • SiriusXM is partnered with the CIADA

    Opt-in and give your customers a 3-Month SiriusXM trial subscription when they purchase vehicles from your dealership.


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CIADA Education

Upcoming Education

NC Pre-Licensing - Harrisburg
Thursday, November 04, 2021 - Friday, November 05, 2021

Member Benefits

  • Member Education
  • Auction Coupon App
  • Dealer News & Updates
  • Legislative Updates
  • Vendor Referrals
  • CIADA Auto Dealer News
  • NIADA Membership
  • Member Education

    We are your source for Continuing Education requirements.  We also provide workshops, seminars, compliance updates and a bi-monthly news magazine so that you can stay informed about the industry.

  • Auction Coupon App

    Your state association arranges special promotions on behalf of its members such as the Auction Coupon app.Over $5,000 in savingsoff your buy/sell fees at the auctions in North & South Carolina, as well as out of state auctions.

  • Dealer News & Updates

    All members are provided the opportunity to receive regular updates via email. These emails cover all issues ie: Federal FTC & Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, State DMV, IRS, NTSB Recalls and much more.

  • Legislative Updates

    We monitor both states General Assembly to advocate for and fight on your behalf against potential legislation that impacts your dealership and the used car industry. Remember .. "If you are not at the negotiating table, you might be on the table" 

  • Vendor Referrals

    CIADA and NIADA work diligently to pair together members and vendors for a successful and profitable association.

  • CIADA Auto Dealer News

    Our bi-monthly magazine provides you with the latest news, regulation changes and information about the used car industry from a variety of expert and guest columnists.

  • NIADA Membership

    CIADA pays your dues to include your dealership as a member of the NIADA, your National Association.

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Stars GPS
Peak Performance Team
ProGuard Warranty
ACV Auctions
Freedom Warranty
DDI Technology
Mutual of Omaha Bank
Sirius XM Radio
Advance Auto Parts
Cox Automotive
Wayne Reaves
National Employment Screening
NextGear Capital

continuing education ncEarn your yearly CE credit for dealership license renewal by attending one of our CE classes that are conveniently located at various times during the year at a location near you. You will learn about what the NC DMV wants you to know as well as changes in the law that you will need to be aware of to stay in compliance. We will discuss Federal requirements including Red Flags, GLB legislation, Risk Based Pricing and OFAC, among others.

Just click the date from the Upcoming Classes to sign up today!