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December 2015 ADM Blog Posts (93)

Cars & Features That Fail Most Often for Drivers

According to customer service reps, below are a variety of cars in different price ranges and the poor performing vehicle features/attributes that cause people to escape the lease contract.

Which Cars & Features Cause People To Get A Different Vehicle

Among all vehicles on the road, these are the vehicles and issues that are mentioned most often by drivers as a reason for wanting another car or truck:

  • BMW 4 series - seating hurts back (no…

Added by John Sternal on December 3, 2015 at 6:51am — No Comments

Winter is Coming! It’s Time to Become an RV Snowbird

This is not a Game of Thrones reference; winter months are truly upon us. As mercury is gradually dropping, everywhere you see will soon turn into pristine white layers of snow. With bitter temperatures, dark days and blocked roads, this can be an extremely testing time for people up north. What’s the…


Added by Irene Simpson on December 3, 2015 at 1:48am — No Comments

Truck Segments Decline More Than Car Segments


Welcome to this week's edition of Black Book Market Insights, with in-depth analysis of used car and truck valuation trends and insights straight from the auction lanes. Click here to download the full report.


The Black Book Market Insights report this week shows that truck depreciation was actually higher than cars this past week, a milestone rarely achieved this past year. The report also highlights three-year average…


Added by Black Book on December 2, 2015 at 1:14pm — No Comments

eLEND Solutions Continues Expansion: Joins DealerVault’s Premier Network; Appoints Chief Sales Officer; Doubles Office Space

Company names Pogo Parr as Chief Sales Officer and doubles office space to manage extensive growth plans

Mission Viejo, CA – December 2, 2015 – eLEND Solutions™, a technology company delivering integrated credit, identification and finance solutions to auto dealers, announced it has joined DealerVault’s Premier Network. DealerVault is a first-of-its-kind…


Added by Crystal Hartwell on December 2, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

10 Tips to Extend the Battery Life of Your Mobile Tablets

Mobile tablets are great for streamlining processes and increasing productivity; that is, until the battery dies just before the afternoon rush begins. Every brand is different, but mobile tablet batteries can last anywhere from five to twelve hours. Heavy usage and wi-fi connectivity can…


Added by Erik Nachbahr on December 2, 2015 at 9:54am — No Comments

New Domains .Cars, .Car, and .Auto Launching Specifically for the Auto Industry

Cars Registry makes shorter and more memorable domain names available to trademark holders exclusively through January 12

Santa Monica, CA -- December 2, 2015 – Cars Registry, a joint venture between XYZ and Uniregistry, today announced the availability of…


Added by Crystal Hartwell on December 2, 2015 at 9:17am — No Comments

Car Donation Guide

So you're thinking about donating your car? You’ve come to the right place. Helping a charity grow and support their cause is a noble and easy thing to do. The convenience of donating your car is also a hassle free fast and easy way to do this. All you have to do is call the charity’s car donation program and let them know that you would like to donate your car. After providing them with some simple straightforward information such as your name and location of car, they can already schedule…


Added by Car Donation Blog on December 2, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments

The 2015 Audi Q3 Finally Puts Its First Steps in Greensboro After a Long Wait

The Audi Q3, is the latest launch in Greensboro that has got a compact look of a SUV but within the shell it demonstrates contemporary make and super controls that leaves it contemporaries far behind.

The all new Audi Q3 might be new to the residents of America, but for the rest of the world, they've seen it much earlier. Audi preferred not to launch this particular model in…


Added by Peter Thronton on December 2, 2015 at 2:00am — No Comments

Are you making these mistakes on social media?

Easy Steps To Increase Sales With Social Media

Knowing the difference between social media and social media advertising will save you thousands and help you sell more cars.

On this week’s Think Tank Tuesday, learn what you need to know about developing an effective and comprehensive social media marketing strategy. Start…


Added by Paul Potratz on December 1, 2015 at 11:40am — No Comments

AutoAlert Acquires Customer Experience Software Leader MotoFuze

IRVINE, Calif.—December 01, 2015—AutoAlert, the automotive industry's leading data mining and trade-cycle management platform, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of MotoFuze LLC, the automotive industry’s first Customer Experience Management (CEM) platform. MotoFuze will be transitioned to a fully integrated product of AutoAlert.  MotoFuze CEO Mike Dullea and Co-founder Tom Walls have been appointed as AutoAlert’s Chief Sales and Marketing Officer and Chief…


Added by Tony Rhoades on December 1, 2015 at 11:39am — No Comments

Margin Compression is for Losers

The National Automobile Dealers Association recently forecast 2016 U.S. auto sales at 17.7 million units. 

Clearly, car sales remain vigorous! 

Yet, margin is being sucked out of every transaction by price transparency, federal regulations, and too many old-school ways of doing business. 

In response, pessimists’ cry:


  • “You can’t make money in new car sales anymore.”
  • “Regulators have handcuffed profitability.”
  • “It costs too much to…

Added by Tony Rhoades on December 1, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments

Navigating SEO: Beginner’s Guide to Search Intent

Beginner's Guide to Search Intent

As Google releases more and more updates, the search engine becomes capable of understanding intent behind different search queries at an advanced level. This leads to an increased need for online marketers to review their…


Added by Timothy Martell on December 1, 2015 at 5:30am — No Comments

Benefits of Hard Saddlebags

If you envision yourself on the back of your trusted Harley, cruising gently down Route 66, the sun shining, the wind cooling your face against the burning sun overhead, you probably will also be envisioning yourself riding a bagger motorcycle as opposed to a smaller vehicle, because that is what cruisers…


Added by Jerome Berrebi on December 1, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments

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