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.
Hurricane Matthew spares dealers in southeastern Florida, threatens Ga., S.C.Fri, 07, Oct 2016
Florida Automobile Dealers Association President Ted Smith said his dealerships in the southeastern part of the state were spared from Hurricane Matthew, but now the threat has turned north to Jacksonville, Fla., Georgia and South Carolina.
Dealerships in Southeast brace for Hurricane MatthewThu, 06, Oct 2016
Dealerships in Florida and Georgia have shuttered windows, closed their doors and sent employees home as Hurricane Matthew closes in on the region with winds of 120 mph.
Dealer's hard line on recalls is costing himMon, 26, Sep 2016
At his Florida Toyota dealership, Earl Stewart implemented a hard-and-fast ban on selling used cars with unrepaired safety recalls. He won't even wholesale used cars with open recalls. It hasn't been easy.