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Winter driving can be a more stressful and dangerous driving experience compared to summer driving. Wet and snowy roads present drivers with more hazards and greater likelihood to lose control of their vehicle. The good news is that by being prepared and driving properly, wintertime accidents can be avoided and everyone can get through the wet and cold months…Continue
Added by Hannah Whittenly on January 19, 2017 at 9:31am — No Comments
Car sales today are a whole different process from how it was in the past. A few years ago it was pretty much a given that buying a car could easily encompass most of the day. In addition, little information was available to the consumer and the dealer had the upper hand in negotiations.
As the Internet…Continue
Added by Devin Koskan on January 19, 2017 at 5:04am — No Comments
Regardless of whether the movie or television show is fiction or non-fiction, this is an engaging way to tell a story that…Continue
Added by Timmy D. James on January 19, 2017 at 4:47am — No Comments
Any driver on the road should know the importance of MOT testing and that it is a test performed annually to ensure a vehicle is road ready. A check on the vehicle by a fully trained professional is the only way you can be assured your vehicle is fit to be on the road, and the MOT certificate is necessary to get tax and insurance. No MOT means you are likely driving without insurance, which can be costly, is illegal, and can lead to a hefty fine and the seizure of your vehicle. For this…Continue
Added by Rahul Paul on January 18, 2017 at 11:24pm — No Comments
Below are the top 17 items on women’s New Year’s list when it comes to car dealerships and the service drive for 2017. Here’s an opportunity to add some new options to market and engage to the growing car drivers and buyers and expand your business.
At The Dealership
1. Buying a car in a relaxed, zero pressure environment.
2. Child care made available during the test drive and negotiation process.
3. A 3-day return…
Added by Anne Fleming on January 18, 2017 at 9:59am — No Comments
Recalls have reached epidemic levels and stretch the resources of everyone involved – dealers, manufacturers and parts suppliers – as well as the patience of consumers faced with a recall, or who contemplate the purchase of a new or pre-owned vehicle. While it may be tempting to imagine a world where recalls aren’t…Continue
Added by Chris Miller on January 18, 2017 at 8:29am — No Comments
This partnership includes the integration of PERQ’S high-engaging FATWIN platform with AutoHook’s high-converting incentive solutions and sales match attribution data, powered by Urban Science.
Added by Crystal Hartwell on January 18, 2017 at 7:19am — No Comments
If you watched any TV over the holidays, you probably saw the commercials for Amazon Echo, affectionately known as Alexa, and for Google Home. These devices employ Artificial Intelligence (AI) to learn voice commands and perform tasks such as controlling…Continue
Added by Erik Nachbahr on January 18, 2017 at 6:49am — No Comments
It's a pretty common scenario; your best performing salesperson also happens to be ambitious. A management position opens up and the salesperson lobbies hard. It's difficult to deny this person; they've worked hard and made your dealership a lot of money. So do you automatically promote…Continue
Added by Mike Esposito on January 18, 2017 at 6:28am — No Comments
Edmark is one of the highest volume selling dealerships in Idaho for past three years
Irvine, CA, January 17, 2017 – Kerrigan Advisors, the leading sell-side advisory firm to auto dealers in the US, represented and advised Edmark Superstore, one of Idaho's highest volume selling dealerships, in its sale to Kendall Auto Group. The Edmark Superstore is co-owned by David Edmark and Jim Chalfant.…Continue
Added by Crystal Hartwell on January 17, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Employees who drive their own vehicles for business purposes are required by law to be reimbursed for their expenses. The costs of fuel, insurance and wear and tear on an employee's vehicle can be considerable. These four tips will help you to keep…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on January 17, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Albany, N.Y. – January 17th, 2017 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today the addition of two feature updates to its dealership management system (DMS) Fixed Ops Suite. The new features are designed to increase efficiencies and revenue in auto dealership service departments and will be demoed at Auto/Mate's booth #1707 at the NADA Convention & Expo in New Orleans, LA.
Added by Mike Esposito on January 17, 2017 at 6:13am — No Comments
Dealerships are well known for their involvement and participation with local communities and many different charities. From sponsoring little league teams, to larger charity initiatives, dealerships have supported and given back to the communities they serve for a very long time.
Added by Mike Gorun on January 17, 2017 at 5:32am — No Comments
How Faulty IT Infrastructures are Causing Dealerships to Lose Revenue, Lose Customers and Lose Employee Buy-In
Timonium, MD – January 17th, 2017-- Helion Automotive Technologies announced today the release of a free eBook for auto dealerships, titled Three Service Department Pain Points, Solved! How Faulty IT Infrastructures are Causing…Continue
Added by Erik Nachbahr on January 17, 2017 at 5:30am — No Comments
Are you disgruntled with your New Jersey car insurance company’s offer? It’s about time you stopped worrying because there’s a possibility that the price offered by your insurance company might be lesser than the actual market value of your car. Now, here’s something that you need to understand. You deserve to get a fair settlement. Therefore, you can consider getting free car appraisals New Jersey services to find the true value of your car.…Continue
Added by Olivia Grey on January 16, 2017 at 11:38pm — No Comments
Added by Josh Whitlatch on January 16, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Evolution Of The BDC: Has your dealership evolved?
A few years ago I performed speaking sessions at multiple conferences including Internet Battle Plan and Digital Marketing Strategies Conference. I even was a guest on a webinar for Dealers Edge. This was and still is a very hot topic. Year after year I find the…Continue
Added by Stan Sher on January 16, 2017 at 1:00am — No Comments
Designing a website is not an uncommon thing now a days but not every one is a good designer. When you learn all the tools of designing, you try to use all in your design which is not a good idea you must follow some points of professionals to create good web page design. I have some of good and simple but important tips to design your…Continue
Added by Thomas Beaudette on January 15, 2017 at 1:30am — No Comments
Passenger cars also remain popular, demonstrating that despite slowing sales, it remains important segment for automakers... Despite the fact that passenger car…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 14, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments
So, let's talk about the future of dynamic Facebook ads. Be prepared to reach more than just the people who have previously engaged with your content.
With these changes, you'll be able to get the attention of customers that have looked at similar products, but not YOUR…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on January 13, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments