Car Buying & Service Program

Thank you for your interest in the AutoNation Car Buying & Service Program. You’re now entitled to a better deal and special benefits not available to the general public!

Here are answers to the most common questions about this exclusive program...

Q1 - Who is AutoNation?

AutoNation is the nation’s largest automotive retailer with over 290 store locations from coast to coast. The company sells new and pre-owned vehicles from 32 manufacturer brands and offers a broad range of finance, insurance and warranty products.

Q2 - What is the AutoNation Car Buying & Service Program?

It’s a special program that is provided as a University of Arizona Alumni Association benefit. The program features the AutoNation Express online process where you can search for vehicles, calculate financing and payment options and reserve the vehicle of your choice – all online. According to AutoNation store retail transactions, you’ll save an average of $3500 off MSRP*. Plus, you’ll also get exclusive benefits like a $100 Gas Card & 15% OFF Parts & Service.

Q3 - How does the AutoNation Car Buying & Service Program work?

Step 1 – Begin by going to
Step 2 – Click “SHOP NOW” to start the process
Step 3 – Search from over 100,000 vehicles to find the one you like
Step 4 – Schedule an appointment to test drive
Step 5 – After you purchase or sign a lease, you will receive your additional program benefits in 3-5 weeks

Q4 - When do I get my $100 Gas Card and 15% OFF Parts & Service Certificate?

You will receive an email from AutoNation within 3-5 weeks from the date of purchase. The communication will contain a single-use unique redemption code and web address for the gas card processing center. Your preloaded gas card ($100 value) will be shipped to arrive within 1-2 weeks from redemption.
The email will also contain a link to download the single-use 15% OFF certificate. Click the link and print the certificate. You will need to present the certificate at the time of purchase at your local AutoNation store.

Q5 – What are the requirements to receive my program benefits?

You must start the process by clicking the “SHOP NOW” button on, schedule a no-obligation test drive, and ultimately purchase a vehicle through AutoNation. Store walk-in purchases or prior purchases are not eligible.

Q6 – I purchased my vehicle without going through the online reservation process. Do I get the benefits?

Unfortunately, no. You must start the process by clicking the “SHOP NOW” button on and schedule a vehicle for test drive before visiting your local store to purchase. Store walk-in purchases are not eligible.

Q7 - Will I get the lowest possible AutoNation price online?

The company is committed to providing low and fair market pricing. This philosophy applies online or in-store.

Q8 - What happens after I reserve a vehicle online?

A store representative will contact you within 24 hours of submitting your information to confirm your test drive appointment.

Q9 - Can I buy a pre-owned vehicle through the Car Buying & Service Program?

Yes! Both new and pre-owned vehicles are available through the Car Buying & Service Program.

Q10 - Can I lease a vehicle through this program?

Yes! Both purchases and leases are available through the Car Buying & Service Program.

Q11 - Can I trade in my current vehicle?

Yes! You can provide your vehicle information online, by phone, or in person and receive a guaranteed offer certificate for your trade.

Q12 - What if I don’t like the vehicle when I see it in person?

Then you don’t have to buy or lease it. The test-drive reservation is free and there’s no obligation. If you are not satisfied, a store sales associate will help you find another vehicle. No pressure, only helpfulness!

Q13- Who do I contact with questions?

Please email or call (888) 673-9272 with any Car Buying Program related questions.


To take advantage of these exclusive savings, you must use the link and follow the steps below.

Step 1 – Click the SHOP NOW button below.
Step 2 – Search from over 100,000 vehicles to find the one you love.
Step 3 – Reserve your vehicle online and schedule an appointment to test drive.
Step 4 – After you purchase or sign a lease, you will receive an email with simple instructions on how to get your gas card and service discount.

Ready to find your new ride?