January 29, 2009 --Car buyers could soon track the history of their vehicles online.The Department of Justice will launch a new web service on Friday. People can look up a vehicle's brand history -- odometer data and other background information -- including whether it has been stolen .
The department has enlisted 27 states to provide data for the system. And its currently working to bring the rest on board.
For more information on the new system, visit http://www.nmvtis.gov.