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“Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less travelled by.”
Travel in particular, and transportation in general, are undergoing structural change, which gives rise to the questions above that are explored in this blog. Much of this change comes from challenges imposed by…Continue
Added by Karen Anthony on June 16, 2020 at 9:40am — No Comments
Beep among initial participants selected to promote the safe development and testing of autonomous vehicles across the United States
Beep, an Orlando-based autonomous shuttle service provider, is among 17 initial participants selected by the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for the Automated Vehicle Transparency and…Continue
Added by John Sternal on June 16, 2020 at 8:44am — No Comments
Auto dealerships and consumers now have additional layer of transparency to safeguard them from making uninformed acquisitions
Laguna Hills, CA, June 10, 2020 — Recall Masters, Inc., the nation’s leading provider of automotive recall solutions, today announced a partnership with VettX, an automotive industry software provider that enables auto dealerships to…Continue
Added by Dan Beres on June 15, 2020 at 6:49am — No Comments
You could argue that digital retailing places your customers in the driver's seat. Maybe. Maybe not. No matter the driver, though, neither party wants to get caught in a staring contest. It truly is a bad look. Keeping your eyes on the road up ahead is far more productive for all involved.
At the most basic level, digital…
Added by Jim Flint on June 12, 2020 at 6:30am — No Comments
To our friends, colleagues, and professional community:
It’s not a great time to celebrate our anniversary. Not with so much going on. So many people impacted by forces well beyond their control. The emotional choice and rational choices are confusing, and we all seem to know that things will be…
Added by Jim Flint on June 10, 2020 at 7:58am — No Comments
View the latest COVID-19 data report from PureCars.
Background: We’re far from “all clear” but evidence of COVID fatigue is everywhere you look. Depending on where you live, you can either step…Continue
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Partnership will enhance payment capabilities for lenders and finance companies across the Inovatec system…Continue
Added by John Sternal on June 9, 2020 at 6:00am — No Comments
According to The Blue Sky Report® by Kerrigan Advisors, the pandemic’s impact on the first and second quarter will not result in dramatic changes to blue sky values, with a buy/sell rebound projected in the second half
Irvine, CA – June 8, 2020…Continue
The demand for…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on June 7, 2020 at 3:30am — No Comments
Display advertising helps you to keep your dealership's name in front of customers.
Since people are spending 80 percent of their auto shopping time online, why not engage them as they research, browse, and compare different…
Added by Jim Flint on June 5, 2020 at 6:30am — No Comments
Accidents happen but the impact can be serious when an incident involves a large truck.
In 2017, almost 5,000 Americans were killed in major truck accidents and tens of thousands more were wounded.…Continue
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Vying for consumer's money, trust, and brand loyalty is an ongoing challenge through a balance of quality, quantity, and a franchised network of dealerships that entice consumers to buy and service their vehicles.…Continue
Added by Dan Beres on June 3, 2020 at 6:00am — No Comments
Breakdown of Brand % of Sales May 22 - May 28
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Added by Ralph Paglia on June 1, 2020 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Today’s new cars are much more than just simple modes of transportation. They are now full-fledged entertainment, communications and productivity hubs. With hundreds of sensors and systems that connect them to the internet, the cloud and their…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on May 30, 2020 at 5:30am — No Comments
You’ve decided to get a CRM or replace an existing one. Now what?
A CRM system should help…Continue
Added by Bill Wittenmyer on May 29, 2020 at 9:30am — No Comments
Part of this has to do with their lower cost when compared to new cars, but the other reason behind buying used is that a new vehicle's value …Continue
Added by Derek Crowden on May 29, 2020 at 4:30am — No Comments