With 53 used vehicle auctions and 32 salvage auctions, ADESA, through its divisions that include ADESA Kansas City, is a leading provider of wholesale vehicle auctions and related vehicle redistribution services for the automotive industry in North America. A stand-alone public company, ADESA facilitates the exchange of used and salvaged vehicles through both its online and physical auctions. The company earns fees from both sellers and buyers without generally taking title or ownership of the vehicles. Before a sale, ADESA may inspect, recondition and/or certify the condition of the vehicles. If the vehicle is a total loss, the company can provide salvage recovery services. ADESA Kansas City is located in Lee s Summit, Mo.