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Chicago, IL—Feb 19, 2018—In 2017, Fort Bend Kia added more than $416,000 to its bottom line with Affinitiv’s Social Roots TM 1:1 Facebook campaigns. Social Roots 1:1 is a unique digital advertising solution that leverages DMS data…Continue
Added by Scot Eisenfelder on February 19, 2018 at 6:30am — No Comments
The thought of your son or daughter suddenly behind the wheel of a car can be scary for some parents. However, it can also be a source of immense pride, and you want to best prepare your teen for the road. You should teach your teen these four things…Continue
As a seasoned road warrior, I don’t always look forward to the next airport, cab ride or hotel destination.
There are definitely some aspects of traveling that are forgettable. However, over the years I have developed a list of favorites, as in favorite restaurants and hotels…
Added by Bill Wittenmyer on January 30, 2018 at 5:30am — No Comments
A huge topic of interest within the industry centers on the question “How many bays per tech should I have in my shop?” The bays per tech enigma has existed for years, and as with any such large and ambiguous question, there is no one clear cut answer for all businesses. There is however, a common…Continue
Added by Michael Pokora on January 9, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments
ALBANY, N.Y. – Jan 8, 2018 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) will present a free Automotive News PowerTRAINING webinar titled “Turnover Costs Dealerships Billions: How to Retain Your Best Employees.” The webinar is scheduled for…Continue
Driving your vehicle in rainy weather can increase your risk of accidents. Federal data suggests that rainy weather is more dangerous than snow, wind, fog or other weather-related factors and causes an average of…Continue
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A new car is something to cherish.
It gives you a mode of transportation and a way to define yourself. When you buy a new car, you need to make sure that you understand everything properly. Otherwise, your new car purchase might reveal itself as not so good. Here are five things to…
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There is no doubt that society has developed a dependency on vehicles.
This is one reason people look for a reliable vehicle and could be why you chose to buy a new car. It may…
Added by Meghan Belnap on November 29, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
“Who can I get to give my new Benz a tune-up?”
That question is rapidly going out of date, with a bold future involving 3D printed spare parts, self-diagnostics, and cars making their own maintenance appointments and driving themselves to the shop. Once there, the…
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For teens, learning to drive is something of a rite of passage, a first step toward independence. Sometimes, however, teens are so eager to get that first taste of adulthood that many important lessons are ignored. As you lay the foundation…Continue
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Without relying on the sales reps – or anything else!
It is a Sunday afternoon. The dealership is closed. A couple pulls onto the lot and spends time looking around, comparing models and prices. They leave, but with several unanswered questions. The dealership has no…Continue
Added by Kevin Root on November 2, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
New cars are getting more expensive with passing time
Moreover, as soon as your brand new car rolls out of the showroom its actual value becomes way lesser than what you spend buying it. Given the fast depreciation rate and the expenses related to new cars, many car buyers choose to get home a…
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The average American worker spends 26 minutes commuting to and from work each day.
And while that may not seem too bad on the surface, this adds up to about nine days each year that the average commuter spends in a car, on the bus, or on the train. Seventeen percent of us…
Added by Kevin Root on October 12, 2017 at 12:00pm — No Comments