Staff Columns

'For sale' signs out, but why no bites yet?

AutoNation, Penske, Group 1, Sonic, Lithia and Asbury have been actively buying their own stock, even as they pulled back from buying private dealerships in the U.S. buy-sell market. When you tell Wall Street your stock price is low, especially during a period of available capital, you're inviting a takeover bid.

 

Let’s cut off phones in the car

By now, I thought car companies or the telecom folks would have figured out how to disarm cellphones in automobiles.

Average U.S. fuel economy holds steady in November

The average fuel economy for new cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. remained unchanged in November as an increasing number of light trucks were

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