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Detroit automakers dominated J.D. Power’s marquee study of new-vehicle quality for the first time, with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s Dodge becoming the first domestic brand to lead the rankings in…Continue
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A universal solution to this problem still doesn’t exist. It is necessary to…Continue
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When you make a decision to sell your old car, you will have to take a critical look at it.
You should understand that it can have defects that you don’t…Continue
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2018 will be fifth consecutive year of over 200 buy/sells, according to The Blue Sky Report® released by Kerrigan Advisors; strong economy fuels robust market - sellers motivated by high valuations that may not last; increased consolidation, generational transfers and…Continue
Added by Crystal Hartwell on December 21, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Jumpstart Automotive Media, a leading media, insights, and marketing solutions company, today announced a joint study with research firm, Ipsos: “Today’s Auto Buyer and the Digital Retailing Experience."
The report looks at points of view of both the…Continue
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Jumpstart Automotive Media, a leading media, insights, and marketing solutions company, today released its monthly shopper interest data, with results showing increased shopper interest in key vehicle refreshes and upcoming launches, as well as pickups, utility vehicles and…Continue
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Jumpstart Automotive Media, a leading media, insights, and marketing solutions company, today released its monthly shopper interest data... The results showing increased shopper interest in key vehicle refreshes and…Continue
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This week’s Black Book Market Insights report offers insight into moving car and truck trends…Continue
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Just because every car on the road needs maintenance once in a while, it does not mean that you don't have step up your game when it comes to your auto repair shop's website. Websites can sink a business or become an amazing way to get more customers. Here are 8 ways that you can use web design elements to make your car repair shop's website stand out from the crowd.
Lots of White Space in Layout
Added by Bjorn Wallman on April 10, 2016 at 3:20am — No Comments
Hey Everyone, Happy New Year!
Just Bolt-Ons - Just letting you know about a new Performance Auto Parts business catered to working with both consumers and auto dealers to provide them all the performance parts that they may want. Whether it's as simple as an exhaust setup, cold air intake, or a supercharger/turbo upgrade.
Added by Jonathan Morales on January 4, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
By now, pretty much everyone has heard about the power of social media and the effect it can have on businesses that are leveraging it to enhance their bottom line. What may or may not be known—even by the businesses that are using social media to their advantage—are the actual numbers that are churning behind the scenes of specific social campaigns. So how can…Continue
Added by Joey Little on December 8, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments
With any new product and marketplace there’s a learning curve and we’ve recently gained more knowledge about what it takes to manage the “art” of posting to eBay classifieds. We want to share the Top 5 Best Practices we’ve learned over the last few weeks with you:
1.) New eBay accounts require some “Seasoning” similar to the historical…Continue
Added by Jason Turner on April 15, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Gaining possible leads or car selling on social media are not easy tasks, but are what most dealerships, if not all, want from this marketing platform. We all wish there was a simple formula to follow that guaranteed “quick” buyers on social media, but the reality is; this is not the case, nor would we want it to…Continue
Added by Amanda Ryan on November 23, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments
In almost every aspect of your dealership, you calculate ROI. Whether you’re looking at your ad spend, calculating labor costs or analyzing your digital marketing, the first, and last, thing you think about is ROI. How is my spending this money going to help me make more money? At times, we choose unwisely and discover that after the fact. Steps are then taken to rectify and…Continue
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Today's blog post is by Wayne George, an NCM Executive Conference Moderator for several NCM 20 Groups. Prior to joining NCM, Wayne spent 29 years in the retail automotive world. He was also a charter member of the NCM General Managers Top Twenty Group for seven years.
Your service department charging retail rates to recondition your vehicles…Continue