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BMW unit, Penske Automotive invest in Scott Painter's Fair

Fair, whose app lets consumers secure vehicles online without a specific time commitment, has secured funding from BMW i Venture, Penske Automotive Group and others.

Picking up service vehicles helps customers, and the shop

Paragon Honda in New York City's Queens borough, and a sister Acura store a block away, are offering valet pickup for service customers. It has worked out well for both the customers and the dealerships.

Florida dealers find 'silver lining' in chance to rebuild, upgrade

Hurricane Irma did not spare some new-vehicle dealerships — including their service departments — when it assailed Florida last month.

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