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The 2019 Audi e-tron is among the electric vehicles that have exceeded the 200-mile-range mark...

3 Things to Know for Your Memorial Day Sale

A slow start to the spring selling season could get a much-needed boost this weekend. Expert offers a three-point list to help you claim your fair share of the Memorial Day market.

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A 40-by-80-foot American flag continues to fly over Gander RV of Statesville, N.C., despite...

NC Dealer Refuses to Lower Giant American Flag

Camping World and Gander RV’s Marcus Lemonis says his dealership’s 40-by-80-foot American flag is a tribute to military veterans and that he will not take it down, despite the threat of thousands of dollars in fines.

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The Fed’s latest Household Debt and Credit Report finds subprime auto loan and lease...

Subprime Up 13% as Total Auto Originations Decline

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Q1 U.S. household debt report finds auto loan and lease originations declined slightly year-over-year — except for sub-620 customers — while 90-day delinquencies grew by 9.2%.

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Lease prices for the BMW 300i have increased by 19.7% to an average of $399 per month, the...

Lease Prices Steady Heading Into Memorial Day Weekend

Wantalease.com analysts report relatively flat lease pricing across most major brands, but increases on several popular models should give dealers enhanced latitude for holiday weekend lease discounts.

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Lisa Copeland, author of “10 Ways to Dominate Your Competition” and co-author of “Crushing...

Former Dealer Offers Car-Buying Advice for Women

Dealer principal turned consultant, speaker, and author Lisa Copeland has released ‘‘Car Buying, Her Way: The Fierce Girl’s Roadmap to The Car of Your Dreams,’ a new book designed to give female car buyers the ‘upper hand’ in the sales process.

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Lithia Buys Honda Store From Saporito, Armstead

Lithia Buys Honda Store From Saporito, Armstead

Lithia Motors has purchased Central New Jersey’s Hamilton Honda from Michael Saporito, who will remain as dealer, and former NFL linebacker Jessie Armstead.

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Dent Wizard’s branding will adorn Team Penske’s No. 12 Ford Mustang for two races in NASCAR’s...

Dent Wizard to Sponsor Team Penske

A new partnership between Dent Wizard and Team Penske will put the F&I product provider’s logo on the No. 12 Ford Mustang driven by Ryan Blaney in two upcoming NASCAR races.

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A new book by The Sun’s Adam Skinner recounts a list of 18 famous racing events.

Racing History Comes to Life in ‘Fast Forward’

Sportswriter Adam Skinner and illustrator James Gilleard have teamed up to present ‘Fast Forward,’ a new large-form book recounting 18 iconic moments in racing history.

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The author believes dealers have the inventory, proximity, and infrastructure they need to...

Opinion: For Dealers, Carsharing Is About Revenue, Not Miles

Former dealer is convinced that miles mean money for dealers in the shared economy, where a large and growing customer base of ride-hail drivers is poised to add incremental income to idle units and offer new opportunities for sales.

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Loyalty Drives Growth at #1 Cochran Automotive

Loyalty Drives Growth at #1 Cochran Automotive

Acquisitions have helped fuel the rapid expansion of Rob Cochran’s 24-rooftop auto group. But he believes the secret to his success is the people of Western Pennsylvania, including those he employs and the customers they serve.

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