GKN Driveline plans to invest $179 million in 6 N.C. plantsTue, 20, Dec 2016
Online auto shopping plummeted during hurricane, study saysWed, 19, Oct 2016
Vehicle online-shopping traffic plummeted nearly 60 percent in coastal cities such as Savannah, Ga., and Charleston, S.C., the weekend Hurricane Matthew traveled up the East Coast, research from Jumpstart Automotive Media shows.
Audi pilots corporate car-sharing fleet in latest mobility pushWed, 26, Oct 2016
Audi of America is expanding its mobility services with a national corporate car-sharing fleet service it plans to roll out next year, the company said today. Called Audi Shared Fleet, the service is being piloted now with three Audi A4 sedans shared by tenants of American Underground, a technology incubator in Durham, N.C., Audi said.
Dealer bets millions on a hoard of VipersMon, 17, Oct 2016
Dealerships clean up, reopen after Hurricane MatthewMon, 10, Oct 2016
Many auto dealerships in areas of Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas hammered by Hurricane Matthew over the weekend remained without power and were in the cleanup stage today, while other dealerships in the region were open and waiting for customers.
N.C. Chevrolet dealership co-owner charged with sex crimeFri, 09, Sep 2016
A North Carolina Chevrolet dealership co-owner and TV pitchman was accused of a felony sex crime earlier this week. Mike Lallier, 63, of Reed-Lallier Chevrolet in Fayetteville, N.C., was arrested on Monday in Darlington County, S.C.
Dream Service team works lateMon, 01, Aug 2016
The “Dream Service” team at Fred Anderson Toyota, of Raleigh, N.C., works 3-11 p.m., Monday through Thursday. The dealership's promise to customers is that if the car or truck arrives by 9 p.m. and the parts are on hand, the work will be done by 7:00 the next morning.
North Carolina denies Tesla a dealership licenseMon, 23, May 2016
N.C. dealer stays flexible to win Hispanic salesMon, 18, May 2015
Sonic to expand initiative piece by pieceMon, 30, Mar 2015
Sonic Automotive Inc.'s rollout of its customer experience initiative to stores in the Charlotte, N.C., area came slower than expected, in part due to a malfunctioning website. But One Sonic-One Experience is now live at all five Sonic stores in that pilot market, and market share against local same-brand dealerships is rising at three of them.
Mercedes USA will move to Atlanta seeking sales growth, lower costsTue, 06, Jan 2015
Mercedes-Benz USA will relocate its headquarters from New Jersey to Atlanta to lower operating costs and to chase sales growth it foresees in the South. Beginning in June, Mercedes will move from New Jersey to temporary offices in Atlanta, where it will build a greenfield headquarters complex by the end of 2017.