Founded in 1992, DriveTime is an automobile dealer that provides a number of new and used cars. Based in Ventura, Calif., the firm operates more than 86 dealerships in 31 United States metropolitan areas, and 13 inspection and reconditioning centers. Formally known as Ugly Duckling, DriveTime is one of the largest integrated car sales and financing companies in the United States. DriveTime offers customers credit solutions, vehicles and customer service. The Business Journal has voted DriveTime as one of the Best Places to Work in Phoenix.