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The city of Peoria is piloting an autonomous shuttle program
Arizona’s first shared-ride, autonomous shuttle operating on a public street is coming to Peoria. Last night, Peoria’s city council approved the funding for a 60-day autonomous vehicle pilot program with Beep, a Florida-based autonomous mobility solutions company.
“This transportation pilot is a unique experiment for our community,” said Mayor Cathy Carlat. “We see this as an important step as we…Continue
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Los Angeles, CA – February 6, 2020 –SureSale, the first and only…Continue
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Success is defined differently by different people. To some, success is having a flourishing career, money in your pocket, a place to call home and to the car of your dreams. In order to obtain the car of your dreams, you need to be able to afford it. This may not always be possible using your own savings. For this reason, you may need to get an auto loan NYC to help you cater for the cost of your car. Getting an auto loan may…Continue
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Some people are living the life that they have always dreamed of while others are still working towards that goal. For instance, if you are not driving the car you have always wanted, don’t worry. You can still work towards it. The question is, do you know what is expected of you when buying a car? One thing you should…Continue
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Advisory members play an instrumental role in company decisions and long-term strategic direction
Beep, a Florida-based autonomous mobility solutions company, today announced the addition of Hinrich Woebcken, former CEO of Volkswagen Group of North America Inc. to its Advisory Board. Beep’s Advisory Board includes distinguished transportation industry leaders and executives who consult on company’s initiatives and influence strategic decisions.
Woebcken most recently…Continue
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Albany, N.Y. – February 4, 2020 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems will unveil its fixed operations report generator at this year’s NADA Convention & Expo in Las Vegas. The addition of fixed ops reporting completes the unification of Auto/Mate’s Report/Mate™ engine, and enables dealerships to create, share and schedule reports based on data across every department.
“The process of generating reports can be time…Continue
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Long Beach, CA —January 31, 2020 — myKaarma, the leading communications and payments software provider for automotive dealer service departments, today announced the launch of Service Cart. The mobile repair recommendation tool is designed to improve customer transparency and convenience by enabling instant approval and feedback from the customer. This results in higher retention, shorter authorization times, a significant…Continue
Added by Ujj Nath on February 3, 2020 at 5:09am — No Comments
If you take downward pricing pressure at high inventory levels in the automotive industry to mean that we are in a commodity environment, then keep reading. Otherwise, stop.
Here’s how 2020 stacks up.
Most executive decision-makers…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on January 31, 2020 at 8:24am — No Comments
Most auto dealerships do some if not all of their service marketing with their manufacturer owner retention programs (ORPs). The purpose of ORPs is stated in the name: to build customer loyalty. But how well do these programs deliver on that…Continue
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For a lot of people, the choice of a mechanic is something closely tied to the concept of mechanical skill and prowess. The problem with this lies in the fact that honesty, while probably equally as important, is often underestimated or even completely pushed…Continue
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How does reputation drive gross?
When it comes to your online reputation, the good will inevitably outweigh the bad. Learn how on episode 16!
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The automotive industry is naturally innovative, and in an era of increasing engagement from digital consumers, there is a lot marketers can learn to study the trends and strategies of an industry that is worth nearly $ 1 trillion - according to Yahoo Finance estimates.
Taking a lead from the automotive industry…Continue
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What is your market share telling you?
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Los Angeles, CA – January 28,…Continue
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Considerations for the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) are similar to the automotive industry as they are in other industries - this means auto companies need to be just as compliant as big brands like Amazon or Facebook. …Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 28, 2020 at 1:32am — No Comments
There are pros and cons to leasing a Jeep, and it can depend on your budget and your individual needs, credit score and personal ambitions of owning a vehicle.
If you're looking for a lower payment and a newer, nicer Jeep for your journeys, leasing is the best option for you. We would love…
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