Hearst Magazine Forms Hearst Autos Group

Nick Matarazzo will oversee it.

Hearst Magazines has combined its automotive brands under the new umbrella of Hearst Autos. The group consists of Car and Driver, Road & Track, Jumpstart Automotive Group and Veretech Holdings.

Overseeing Hearst Autos as president is Nick Matarazzo. He previously served as CEO of Jumpstart Automotive Group.

“Hearst is proactive in our efforts to work across divisions and identify opportunities where our businesses can maximize scale for clients and consumers” said Hearst Magazines president David Carey, in a statement. “Hearst Autos is a perfect example of this: we’re harnessing the innovation and engagement of our brands to provide automotive manufacturers, dealers and shoppers with trusted, informative content and sophisticated tools that make researching, buying and selling vehicles easier and more efficient.”