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Your car is a delicate mechanical infrastructure that requires routine maintenance to operate successfully. Imagine what would happen if you never checked the oil, transmission or brake fluids? To ensure that your car has a long lifeline and is in fine operating condition, here are some things you…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on January 30, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Added by Barry Neuman on January 25, 2017 at 2:50pm — No Comments
Van and Car sales have changed a lot in the past few years. Digital has a significant impact on how we buy and sell cars today.
If you have been selling cars online for a while, you’ll have observed that…Continue
Added by Tony Chips on January 12, 2017 at 3:44am — No Comments
When snow and ice is predicted, people jump into action: they fill up their gas tanks, buy extra groceries, and stock up on road salt.
Predictably, there is also an uptick in tire sales as people scramble to make sure their vehicles are safe. But…
Added by Anica Oaks on January 11, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Buying your first car is an exciting time. Owning a car means truly having freedom to travel. You can go where you want when you want to. However, owning a car is also a significant responsibility. It’s a big investment. You don’t want to make any serious mistakes. With that in mind, here are a few things…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on January 9, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments
I get it.....
The Automotive Industry has to embrace emerging technologies.....
Mobile technology is no doubt at the forefront of this movement.....
We, as professionals, need to educate ourselves to understand the impact of mobile tech.....
Specifically, mobile app…Continue
Added by Barry Neuman on January 8, 2017 at 5:19pm — No Comments
Shopping for a new vehicle can be stressful. However, it doesn’t have to be if you know what you are looking for. You just have to remember that when you are looking for a new care the most important things to look out for are a vehicle's safety features. As gimmicky as some might come with these days, the five most important safety…Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on January 3, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments
So here we are again at the beginning of a new year.....
Time to do the ritual of setting goals.....
Looking ahead, we're excited about all the possibilities in front of us.....
In the Auto Industry, it means finding ways to sell more cars.....
Added by Barry Neuman on January 1, 2017 at 5:59pm — No Comments
This is a webinar we did with an Albany New York auto dealer group June last year. Since then we add more feature to the Sales TextChat 2-Way & Text Marketing system. Our mission is to educate dealerships about mobile marketing strategies using iBeacon and Geofencing marketing technology.…
Added by Roy Revill on January 1, 2017 at 12:30am — No Comments
Although damage to a vehicle can result in hundreds, or even thousands of dollars in auto body repairs through a professional mechanic, most drivers do not need to pay these high prices. It is entirely possible to perform many of these repairs for a fraction of the cost with a little DIY know-how. Consider the following low-cost tricks for fixing…Continue
Added by Eileen O'Shanassy on December 19, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Running a company is not as easy as some wannabe entrepreneurs claim.
It requires you to be in line with the latest market and legal trends. A lawsuit can easily tackle down your business operation and lead your company to liquidation. In this article we’re going to analyze some of…
Added by Marcus Jensen on December 14, 2016 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Irrespective of whether you just drove off your new car from the room of the dealer of your car is a few months old; you need to protect yourself and your car with adequate auto insurance policy. Although cheap rates are essential for you to be able to carry on with the premiums on time, yet remember that cheap would mean nothing if…Continue
Added by Ann Hoge on December 10, 2016 at 1:00am — No Comments
The car buying experience can be a daunting task if you partake in it with a half-cocked attitude and no real plan. You can greatly enhance the art of car buying and make the experience quite good for yourself. The following are some tips on how you can improve the entire experience immensely:
Added by Brooke Chaplan on December 9, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments
The central component of the cooling system on your car is the radiator.
The radiator is responsible for lowering the temperature of the coolant in the engine. The radiator protects your engine from overheating by working with a combination of air, hoses, and fins to take the hot coolant and lower its temperature before it goes back…
Added by Lizzie Weakley on December 6, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments
There's a revolution brewing in the auto industry. For several years now, cars have been moving in the direction of better fuel efficiency with the eventual goal of becoming completely electric. However, the more exciting development is in self-driving…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on December 5, 2016 at 4:12pm — No Comments
I'll always root for a company that got it's start in the car business with the name "ugly duckling".....
And that's where on line only used car dealer Carvana began.....
From humble beginnings as Ugly Duckling Rental Car in 1977.....
Through bankruptcy in 1989.....
To the emergence of Drive…Continue
Added by Barry Neuman on December 4, 2016 at 1:54pm — No Comments
A car accident is something every driver will eventually have to deal with. Unfortunately, some drivers have painful, catastrophic wrecks leaving them with a totaled vehicle, medical problems and financial uncertainty. If you have been in a wreck like this or want to…Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on November 21, 2016 at 3:30pm — No Comments
The auto insurance industry is generally competitive. The advent of the internet led to a rise in the number of agents selling auto insurance online, further complicating the nature of the competition in the industry.
However, many top agents and insurance providers are still pulling in the numbers and hitting sales targets. What have they done right that is worthy of emulation?…Continue
Added by Tony Chips on November 7, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments
For a car enthusiast, owning a genuine classic model is a dream come true. For many, it remains merely a fantasy. For the lucky ones who manage to score their own antique ride, however, the fun is just beginning. One of the most rewarding parts of owning a classic car is getting to…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on November 6, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments
Owning a car means freedom to venture off into the road on weekends and being able to avoid the cramped up bus or train commute every morning. But with this luxury also comes the responsibility of car ownership, particularly the regular maintenance needed to ensure your trusty…Continue