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Bronco Fever Takes Hold, No Vaccine Planned
Bronco Fever Takes Hold, No Vaccine Planned

4 Sep 2022, 08:53 UTC / Ford Bronco buyers are going nuts accessorizing their new outdoor toys with a variety of Ford branded products sold through dealers

 
C8 Corvette Z06 With $100,000 Markup Is Highway Robbery
C8 Corvette Z06 With $100,000 Markup Is Highway Robbery

13 May 2022, 08:20 UTC / Even though Chevrolet said that something will be done to address these markups, Corvette dealers continue to charge way over MSRP

 
Surprising No One, Subaru Discourages Dealer Markups
Surprising No One, Subaru Discourages Dealer Markups

28 Feb 2022, 20:00 UTC / After Hyundai and Genesis warned their U.S. dealers of potential actions for market adjustments, Subaru decided on a softer approach for its retailers

 
Dealer Sells Hyundai Ioniq 5 at MSRP to Another Dealer, $2k Markup Ensues
Dealer Sells Hyundai Ioniq 5 at MSRP to Another Dealer, $2k Markup Ensues

12 Feb 2022, 18:06 UTC / If you want to get yourself a brand-new Ioniq 5 at the suggested retail price, be sure to avoid two Hyundai dealers: Fort Mill Hyundai and Lithia Hyundai Reno

 
Lamborghini Opens New U.S. Showroom, Says It's on Track to Set New Sales Record
Lamborghini Opens New U.S. Showroom, Says It's on Track to Set New Sales Record

6 Dec 2021, 07:50 UTC / CEO Stephan Winkelmann was present at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Greenwich, CT, dealer, held before the weekend

 
Mercedes-Benz Sued by Own Dealerships Over New No Haggle Pricing, In for PR Nightmare
Mercedes-Benz Sued by Own Dealerships Over New No Haggle Pricing, In for PR Nightmare

19 Oct 2021, 19:35 UTC / Over 80% of all Australian Mercedes-Benz dealerships have signed onto legal demands insisting Mercedes-Benz higher-ups come to the negotiating table.

 
Future Switch to EV-Only Line-up Makes Almost One in Five Cadillac Dealers Quit
Future Switch to EV-Only Line-up Makes Almost One in Five Cadillac Dealers Quit

14 Sep 2021, 14:26 UTC / Remember when GM set an ultimatum for Cadillac dealers to make a choice between investing for EVs or receiving money to close their doors? It is happening

 
Dealer Offers 2022 Corvette to Customer After Technician Street Races His C8
Dealer Offers 2022 Corvette to Customer After Technician Street Races His C8

20 Aug 2021, 10:58 UTC / The owner of a 2021 C8 Corvette discovered that his car was involved in a street race while it was being driven by a dealer technician. He will get a new car.

 
150 Out of 880 Cadillac Dealerships Said No to Selling EVs
150 Out of 880 Cadillac Dealerships Said No to Selling EVs

5 Dec 2020, 18:39 UTC / 17 percent of 880 Cadillac dealerships in the United States don't expect EVs to become the norm by 2025, opting to terminate their franchise

 
Singapore Car Dealer Gets Inspired by Vending Machines, Stacks Cars In Showroom
Singapore Car Dealer Gets Inspired by Vending Machines, Stacks Cars In Showroom

16 May 2017, 09:46 UTC / A car dealer from Singapore has decided to use the crowded city to his advantage, and placed all of the inventory in a vertical building with glass walls

 
Dodge Dealership In Texas Gets Wiped Out by Tornado, Nobody Was Hurt
Dodge Dealership In Texas Gets Wiped Out by Tornado, Nobody Was Hurt

2 May 2017, 17:48 UTC / A Dodge dealership in Canton, Texas, was destroyed after a tornado struck its premises. The employees were evacuated five minutes ahead of the threat

 
Dodge Dealer Places Massive Order Of Vipers, Will Take Most of 2017 Production
Dodge Dealer Places Massive Order Of Vipers, Will Take Most of 2017 Production

5 Oct 2016, 11:48 UTC / The Dodge Viper will be discontinued, as you already know. MY2017 will be the last for the Viper, and a dealer has ordered 99% of the '17 production quota

 
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Is Investigated In The USA For Its Sales Figures
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Is Investigated In The USA For Its Sales Figures

19 Jul 2016, 09:46 UTC / According to multiple reports, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is under the watch of the US Justice Department. FCA is allegedly suspected of fraud with sales figures

 
Adam Ruins Everything Shows Why Car Dealerships Are Evil, Makes Us Praise Tesla
Adam Ruins Everything Shows Why Car Dealerships Are Evil, Makes Us Praise Tesla

13 Oct 2015, 12:10 UTC / The latest trend in the comedy world seems to be picking on car dealers. Since the results are admittedly hilarious, you won’t hear us complaining

 
Ford, Lincoln Dealers Donated $89 Million in 2013
Ford, Lincoln Dealers Donated $89 Million in 2013

29 Jan 2014, 09:49 UTC / Ford and Lincoln dealers donated approximately $89 million to local causes and nonprofits across the United States in 2013, the annual Ford Survey on Dealer Giving revealed earlier this week. 96...

 
Toyota New Zealand Offering New Deal
Toyota New Zealand Offering New Deal

8 Jan 2014, 10:06 UTC / Along with the start of a new year, Toyota New Zealand wants to give customers another reason to be happy, by launching the “Hit the Road Deal”. So, what’s this all about? Well,...

 
Sterling McCall Toyota Selling 1 Dollar Cars for Black Friday
Sterling McCall Toyota Selling 1 Dollar Cars for Black Friday

28 Nov 2013, 09:43 UTC / Black Friday is just around the corner and along with cheap home appliances, IT hardware, gadgets and even clothes you can also benefit from special offers for vehicles. Every year on Black Frida...

 
Lexus Tops Premium Brand Dealers Service Retention Table
Lexus Tops Premium Brand Dealers Service Retention Table

15 Nov 2013, 11:47 UTC / According to latest researches Lexus, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz are the top three franchises for retaining service customers within the franchised dealer network. The study conducted by Warranty ...

 
Chevy Dealer Gets Price Wrong, Arrests Buyer for Theft
Chevy Dealer Gets Price Wrong, Arrests Buyer for Theft

8 Oct 2012, 09:24 UTC / Automakers try to promote their buyer-frinedly attitude all the time, but it’s the dealers that screw this up. It happened in Virginia, where a dealer sold a black Chevy Traverse to Danny Sawy...

 
Lamborghini Opens Dealership in Mumbai
Lamborghini Opens Dealership in Mumbai

1 May 2012, 11:33 UTC / Lamborghini is currently following an aggressive expansion plan, with the carmaker opening more and more dealerships in the hunt for a larger audience across the world and the Raging Bull has recent...