AutoNation, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the automotive retailer in the United States. The Company owned and operated 269 new vehicle franchises from 228 stores located in the United States, predominantly in major metropolitan markets in the Sunbelt region as of December 31, 2013. The Company�s stores sell 33 different new vehicle brands. The core brands of new vehicles that it sell, representing approximately 95% of the new vehicles are manufactured by Toyota, Ford, Honda, Nissan, General Motors, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Chrysler, and Volkswagen. The Company offers a diversified range of automotive products and services, including new vehicles, used vehicles, parts and services, which includes automotive repair and maintenance services. The Company has three operating segments: Domestic, Import, and Premium Luxury. These segments are comprised of retail automotive franchises that sell the new vehicle brands.