ACV's Smart Acquisition Manager (S.A.M.) - MAX Digital

Looking for more inventory? Try ACV’s

Smart Acquisition Manager

By pairing ACV’s Smart Acquisition Managerâ„¢ (S.A.M.â„¢) to your existing MAX Digital account, you’ll take your dealership to the next level. With a minimal weekly time investment to keep your buying preferences up to date, you can rest easy knowing you will never miss out on securing core inventory for your dealership.​​​

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Key Features


      • Set clear buying rules around the exact condition of a vehicle.

      • Set S.A.M. Alerts for exactly what inventory you are looking for. Get notified via text and email only when a vehicle that fits your buying rules comes up.

      • Customize vehicle condition preferences down to granular details, including or excluding condition report details such as warning lights, tire condition, frame damage and title statuses.

      • Your own virtual buying assistant that is working for your 24/7.

      • Include transportation rules into the buying restrictions.

      • Choose to use as an advanced notification tool, or use as a data-driven buying tool. Dealers can pick which S.A.M. Models are set up for bidding and which ones will only receive notifications.


Two Key Programmatic Buying Options

S.A.M. – If you do not have your own technology platforms, you can use our user experience to create a highly detailed S.A.M. Model including specifying condition, pricing, and location parameters. Upon completion, your inventory needs are then launched automatically.


S.A.M. API – This offering is available for dealers who have technology platforms that can integrate directly with ACV’s real-time APIs to generate bids within our marketplace. Current users of this solution include large dealers, rental car companies and others in the automotive used vehicle buying category.