Economists expect sales of used cars to rise in '18Nov. 20
In contrast to new-vehicle sales, U.S. used-vehicle sales will rise in 2018, even as prices soften, on rising volumes of off-lease vehicles, economists forecast.
AutoNation's Jackson: 'I feel like the Cheshire cat'Nov. 20
Where do vanishing new-vehicle profits, a slumping market and an uncertain retail future leave AutoNation? CEO Mike Jackson says he's been preparing for years and likes the company's odds.
WALL ST. WINNERNov. 20
Of the six publicly traded new-vehicle dealership groups, Lithia Motors — which prioritized US acquisitions over share buybacks — has drawn the most applause from Wall Street.
Jackson will speak at AN World CongressNov. 20
Mike Jackson, CEO of AutoNation and one of the industry's most influential leaders, will speak at the Automotive News World Congress in January.
A lengthy courtship in fast-moving tech worldNov. 13
Waymo's mission to develop a fully autonomous vehicle, without a human backup, was a significant draw for AutoNation.
Group 1 hikes dividend for second time in 2017Nov. 9
Group 1 Automotive raised its quarterly cash dividend for the second time this year, to 25 cents per share.
CDK demands commitment from dealersNov. 6
In October, stores using CDK Global's dealership management systems on month-to-month arrangements found out they had little time to make a big decision: Sign multiyear contracts with CDK or quickly find a new provider.
TrueCar Q3 loss widens on slower growthNov. 6
Disappointing third-quarter results from TrueCar, including a wider net loss of $9.5 million, sent shares of the vehicle-shopping website plummeting 35 percent on Tuesday.
First Shift: Toyota raises outlook as profits riseNov. 7
Toyota raises outlook as earnings rise, Mitsubishi swings to profit, BMW drops, TrueCar posts wider loss; Tesla acquisition; Promise of 3-D printed tools; Ford's anti-slumber cap.
Diagnosing fixed ops at the public dealershipsNov. 6
Here's a look at how the publicly traded dealership groups' fixed ops performed in the third quarter.
AutoNation to provide service to Waymo's self-driving carsNov. 2
AutoNation is partnering with Waymo, Google's self-driving car affiliate. For starters, the retailer will service vehicles in Phoenix and northern California.
AutoNation Q3 net income falls after back-to-back hurricanesNov. 2
AutoNation's net income and revenue fell in the third quarter due to the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, but the company continued to build its used-car and collision businesses.