KAR Auction's Q4 net income drops despite gain at ADESAWed, 22, Feb 2017
Autotrader, Kia capitalize on NBA All-Star Weekend festivitiesFri, 17, Feb 2017
Autotrader is using NBA All-Star Weekend as a springboard for its latest ad campaign. Kia, meanwhile, has been capitalizing on the All-Star hype this week by giving people in New Orleans free rides through a promotion with Uber.
Sonic Q4 net income rises 21%Tue, 21, Feb 2017
Sears launches free-standing pilot DieHard Auto CenterTue, 21, Feb 2017
RFJ to expand 1-price selling companywideMon, 20, Feb 2017
RFJ Auto Partners will begin to expand its Hassle Free Buying strategy, a form of one-price selling, to all of its stores starting this year. It currently uses the model at its high-volume Dave Smith dealerships.
CarMax opens first four-lane auction on West CoastFri, 17, Feb 2017
CarMax opened a vehicle reconditioning and four-lane auction center in Murrieta, Calif., on Thursday, making it CarMax’s largest multipurpose location on the West Coast, the used-vehicle mega-retailer said.
Lithia wants FCA storesMon, 20, Feb 2017
AutoNation puts service and parts at the center of its new branding campaignMon, 20, Feb 2017
The nation's largest dealer group is rolling out a new line of company-labeled parts, emphasizing accessories sales, and expanding its base of service centers and body shops. Executives expect $100 million in gross profit from the parts initiative next year.
Lithia posts 7.5% increase in Q4 net incomeWed, 15, Feb 2017
Penske Automotive Q4 net jumps 16%, as revenue slipsTue, 07, Feb 2017
Big or small, size can be a hiring advantageMon, 06, Feb 2017
Asbury Q4 income rises on a 2% revenue gainTue, 07, Feb 2017
Asbury Automotive Group's fourth-quarter net income surged 63 percent to $67.1 million, as revenue rose 2 percent to $1.67 billion, the dealership group said Tuesday. Adjusted income from continuing operations for the fourth quarter rose 3.7 percent to $34 million.