Vehicle advancements can trigger more calls for roadside help, AAA saysThu, 21, Jul 2016
Technological and design advancements in vehicles haven’t reduced the need for drivers to seek roadside assistance and there is new evidence that they actually may be contributing to more calls for help.
Ted Morse, head of Florida dealership group, dies at 66Wed, 20, Jul 2016
Ted Morse, CEO of a longstanding, family-owned Florida dealership group, died Tuesday at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. He was 66.
Larry H. Miller group eyes acquisitionsMon, 18, Jul 2016
Larry H. Miller Dealerships expects to make more acquisitions this year as it sees dealership prices stabilize.
GM puts sales-effectiveness ratings on hold in wake of N.Y. court rulingTue, 12, Jul 2016
General Motors is modifying its criteria for how it holds dealers accountable for their sales performance -- at least in New York state -- following a court ruling there that shot down GM’s preferred formula for rating dealers’ effectiveness.
In Dallas, a somber Friday for dealersFri, 08, Jul 2016
The showroom doors and service bays were open at dealerships throughout Dallas on Friday, although it was anything but business as usual following the shooting deaths of five police officers late Thursday during a downtown protest against recent shootings by law enforcement officials in Louisiana and Minnesota.
AutoNation adds 4 stores, returns to NortheastMon, 11, Jul 2016
AutoNation Inc.'s purchase of four dealerships in New York marks a return to the Northeast by the largest new-vehicle retailer in the U.S.
Pickups, vans lift overall used-vehicle pricesFri, 08, Jul 2016
Strong truck prices offset weak car prices and lifted overall used vehicle prices to their highest level in more than four years in June, according to the monthly Manheim index.
AutoNation buys four luxury stores in N.Y.Thu, 07, Jul 2016
AutoNation purchased four stores -- selling BMW, Land Rover and Jaguar brands -- in Westchester County, N.Y.
Penske, Group 1 assess the damageMon, 27, Jun 2016
Penske Automotive and Group 1 Automotive took an immediate stock-price hit in the wake of Britain's vote to exit the European Union. Earnings will suffer from a collapsing British pound. But the longer-term impact remains unclear.
CarMax adds auction sites, eases registrationMon, 27, Jun 2016
CarMax is adding auctions and making it easier for wholesale customers to register to buy cars and trucks at the company's 67 physical auction sites.