This powerful, three part, video series, explains why your great idea has not become the norm in your department or dealership. Retail Automotive Coaches Mark and Mike share what works and doesn't work when it comes to implementing change.
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Added by Mike Marshall on October 30, 2020 at 12:42pm — No Comments
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It is not too long that Tesla took about 400,000 reservations for its highly proclaimed Tesla 3. The world recently witnessed this model's first look when Tesla, Elon Musk, became the first production owner. It is just a matter of time that this automobile industry is changing the game and started to roll the production line, and if you are one of them among those 400,000 who are willing to buy Tesla 3 model, here are some points to need to know.…Continue
Added by Maria Watson on October 30, 2020 at 6:31am — No Comments
2020 has been an unexpectedly challenging year for dealers. The coronavirus continues to affect nearly every facet of our business.
But whatever the timeframe, at some point we will return to a sense of normalcy. Finishing the year strong is key to ensuring your dealership will be able to hit the ground running, no matter what 2021 brings.Continue
Added by Billy Reynolds on October 28, 2020 at 10:07am — No Comments
By Bradley Orr
I started my career in the car business selling Oldsmobiles. Since then, I have managed used cars, reconditioning and sales — and I was also a wholesale dealer. I’d like to believe I know the business’s challenges.
Added by Jim Leman on October 28, 2020 at 8:47am — No Comments
PALO ALTO, CA, October 23, 2020 – The Next Rapid Recon, the efficiency standard in reconditioning time-to-line workflow software, announced today several efficiency and usability advances enhancing the user experience.
This User Interface (UI) advancement makes the Next Rapid Recon the most robust and advanced dealership software system for improving reconditioning time to line (T2L®), speed to sale and used car…Continue
Added by Jim Leman on October 26, 2020 at 12:34pm — No Comments
Sale of Continental Acura, Continental Audi and Continental Mazda dealerships highlights the strength of the buy/sell market, marks 93rd Kerrigan Advisors-led dealership sale since 2015
Irvine, CA, October 26, 2020 – Kerrigan Advisors, a leading sell-side advisory firm to auto dealers in the U.S., represented and advised Continental Motors of Naperville on its recent sale of Continental Acura, Continental Audi, and Continental…Continue
Added by Crystal Hartwell on October 26, 2020 at 11:21am — No Comments
Car dealers spend just a little bit of money on advertising. ;)
50% of it works and when it does, the dealership has an opportunity to provide a great sales experience. Some dealers do everything right to get cars sold, but lose the customer for life due to poor service experiences. Here's a true story about the time I helped my mom buy a new car.…Continue
Added by Shaun Raines on October 22, 2020 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Summary: Maintenance and care is the key to keep your car up and running. Well-maintained cars rarely break down along the road. If your tires are well-inflated, engine oil is good, and brakes are in good working condition, you are less likely to be stranded in the middle of the road.
Expecting any system or equipment or machine give a lifetime…Continue
If there's one thing we're obsessed with in our industry – it's our CRM workflows. We live and breathe by the workflow; everything from our daily reports, reviewing them multiple times a day and using them as the “benchmark” for success to judging people’s worth based on them. While I am a fan of having a historical reference of past performance metrics and believe it's essential to have consistency in follow-up and a score card, the fact is many CRM's workflows are flawed. Flawed to…Continue
Added by Chris Vitale on October 21, 2020 at 11:48am — No Comments
Growing Medium Offers Low CPM, Dynamic Messaging, & Segmented Data for Personalization & Reach
ATLANTA – (October 21, 2020) – PureCars, a leading provider of digital marketing and advertising insights for automotive dealers, today announced the release of PureCarsTV, a programmatic OTT buying solution built exclusively for automotive advertisers.
OTT (Over The Top) Video refers to any video delivered to the…Continue
Added by John Sternal on October 21, 2020 at 9:09am — No Comments
Swapalease.com Compiled 5 Reasonably Priced Automobile Leases Around the Country
Swapalease.com, the nation’s largest car lease marketplace, today announced five “Spooktacular” lease deals for the Halloween holiday. Vehicles were selected by Swapalease.com advisors based on new lease price data for the month of October. Swapalease.com customer advisors help guide shoppers into the right lease vehicle that fits their automotive…
Added by John Sternal on October 20, 2020 at 4:18pm — No Comments
JAVELIN includes all three facets of Inovatec’s Lending Technology Platform
Inovatec Systems Corp., a provider of industry-leading, cloud-based software solutions for all financial institutions, announced today its Compass Lending Platform has been rebranded under the JAVELIN name. The former Inovatec software products have been renamed under the JAVELIN moniker. The Compass Direct Portal is now known as JAVELIN Direct; Compass Asset Finance is now…Continue
Added by John Sternal on October 20, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments
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The 2020 INFINITI QX55 will be the brand’s first model to join the SUV-coupe category. The model is expected to go on sale sometime this year. Car and Driver Magazine shares with us information on the new upcoming model in their article 2020 INFINITI QX55 Everything We Know So Far.…Continue
Added by Competition INFINITI on October 19, 2020 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Added by Competition INFINITI on October 19, 2020 at 10:22pm — No Comments
During these times, consumers are becoming more comfortable with online transactions and are much savvier about how they chose to communicate with businesses. As a result, dealers are having to utilize technologies they may not have previously embraced
Video, in and of itself, has proven to be a necessity for successful marketing for dealers.…Continue
Added by Timmy D. James on October 19, 2020 at 11:30am — No Comments
Digital uploads of vendor contracts and automated notifications of contract renewal or expirations ensure dealers are never caught off guard.
Indianapolis, IN – October 19, 2020 – One View, an auto industry-specific data solution specialist, today announced the release of its Vendor View contract storage and management platform. The web-based, user-friendly platform allows dealerships to upload copies of vendor contracts and…Continue
Added by Travis Peterson on October 19, 2020 at 8:22am — No Comments
In our video series Quality of Life, we’ve been exploring the mindset and process that Ali Reda used in December of 2018. That’s the month where he walked into work every day with a NO TOMORROW…Continue
Added by Damian Boudreaux on October 18, 2020 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Chris Wohrer and Jim Flint navigate the waters of COVID through TikTok.…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on October 16, 2020 at 9:42am — No Comments