The Mission of the Independent Automobile Dealers Association, the only national not-for-profit organization representing the independent motor vehicle industry, is to promote, educate and advance the independent motor vehicle dealer by:

Accumulating, processing and disseminating relative to the motor vehicle industry. Developing, compiling and providing to the consumer, information which will promote a better understanding of the independent motor vehicle dealers’ place in the economy;

Providing relevant information to regulatory and lawmaking bodies so that they may have a better understanding of the possible effects of proposed laws, rules and regulations on the consumer and the motor vehicle industry;

Assisting in the promotion and organization of local, state or regional independent motor vehicle dealer associations; and

Anticipating, recognizing and responding to current and future issues and needs of the independent motor vehicle industry and the consumer.