Internet Brands Buys Nine Auto/Community Sites

Internet Brands, the LA-based online e-commerce and community sites holding company which did its IPO in November last year, has bought a total of nine new sites. Out of those, eight are online auto enthusiast communities and another is a community site for dog owners and lovers. The list of sites acquired are:

— and, two leading Porsche enthusiast sites
— and, focused on past and present generations of the Infiniti G-series
—, for enthusiasts of the current-generation Nissan 350z
—, dedicated to all generations of the Nissan Z-car
—, a community for enthusiasts of the North American version of the MINI Cooper
—, an international Subaru-focused community with an emphasis on all generations of the Impreza model

The company has also acquired, a site with content and listings from private dog breeders across U.S. More in the release.