Dealers http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53467/more en Illinois Dealers Get OK to Hike Fee http://wardsauto.com/dealers/illinois-dealers-get-ok-hike-fee <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers get a $2.16 hike, or 1.3%, in the paperwork fee they can charge to new-car buyers in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/dealers/illinois-dealers-get-ok-hike-fee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/dealers/illinois-dealers-get-ok-hike-fee#comments Public Politics Dealers North America U.S. Dealerships Regulations Retail Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:07:00 +0000 1184971 at http://wardsauto.com <p class="NormalNoSpace"><b>State began limiting DOC fees charged to buyers in 1991.</b><o:p></o:p></p> Acura NSX Slated for Detroit Show http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/acura-nsx-slated-detroit-show <div class="node-body article-body">Like the last NSX, discontinued in 2005, the new model will serve as a halo car for the Acura brand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/acura-nsx-slated-detroit-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/acura-nsx-slated-detroit-show#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Acura Future Products Turbocharger Acura Anna car Engines Honda HR-V ILX MDX NSX OH Pilot RDX Ridgeline supercar turbocharged Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:00:00 +0000 1184401 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Production Acura NSX to debut at NAIAS.</strong></p> Six Ways Dealers Make Their Inventory Stand Out http://wardsauto.com/dealers/six-ways-dealers-make-their-inventory-stand-out <div class="node-body article-body">There’s no limit to the imagination of a car dealer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/dealers/six-ways-dealers-make-their-inventory-stand-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/dealers/six-ways-dealers-make-their-inventory-stand-out#comments Public Dealers North America U.S. Dealerships Retail Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:11:00 +0000 1183501 at http://wardsauto.com Spanish Auto Market Pulling Out of Long-Standing Rut http://wardsauto.com/europe/spanish-auto-market-pulling-out-long-standing-rut <div class="node-body article-body">Dealer profits will average only 1% in 2014, but by contrast, six of 10 dealers lost money just two years ago, industry spokesman Juan Sanchez says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/spanish-auto-market-pulling-out-long-standing-rut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/spanish-auto-market-pulling-out-long-standing-rut#comments Premium Politics Dealers Sales & Marketing Europe Spain Dealerships Politics Incentives Sales Results Vehicles in Operation Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:19:00 +0000 1182241 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Spain sales rate half that of &ldquo;countries in our orbit,&rdquo; Sanchez says.</strong></p> <p><strong>Spain sales rate half that of &ldquo;countries in our orbit,&rdquo; Sanchez says.</strong></p> Oz Automakers, Independent Shops in Truce on Vehicle Repairs http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-automakers-independent-shops-truce-vehicle-repairs <div class="node-body article-body">The new pact follows a Treasury Dept. review that found no evidence of consumers would be hurt by broader access to service and repair information in the automotive industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-automakers-independent-shops-truce-vehicle-repairs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-automakers-independent-shops-truce-vehicle-repairs#comments Premium Auto Makers Dealers Asia Pacific Australia Auto Makers Dealerships Trade Organizations Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:21:00 +0000 1183651 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Deal to ensure consumers better informed about repairs.</strong></p> Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images The Dealer 5 | December 17, 2014 http://wardsauto.com/dealers/dealer-5-december-17-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Dealer news and information from WardsAuto and around the web. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/dealers/dealer-5-december-17-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/dealers/dealer-5-december-17-2014#comments Public Dealers Finance & Insurance U.S. Dealerships Retail Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:59:00 +0000 1184591 at http://wardsauto.com Passion for Cars and Business Pays Off http://wardsauto.com/dealers/passion-cars-and-business-pays <div class="field-byline"> Lillie Guyer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Butch Hancock’s store ranks No.73 on the WardsAuto Dealer 500 and is Indiana’s top Toyota dealership. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/dealers/passion-cars-and-business-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/dealers/passion-cars-and-business-pays#comments Public Dealers North America U.S. Dealerships Dealership Management Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:39:00 +0000 1179951 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&ldquo;I&rsquo;m blessed,&quot; Hancock says.</strong></p> Nissan’s Diaz: Former Disney Exec Right Man for Marketing Job http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/nissan-s-diaz-former-disney-exec-right-man-marketing-job <div class="node-body article-body">The hiring of Jeremy Tucker as Nissan’s vice president of marketing was an effort to bring fresh ideas and new ways of thinking to the field of automotive advertising.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/nissan-s-diaz-former-disney-exec-right-man-marketing-job" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/nissan-s-diaz-former-disney-exec-right-man-marketing-job#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Dealers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Nissan Management & Strategy Advertising advertising commercial Disney Eukanuba Fred Diaz Jeremy Tucker marketer marketing Murano Nissan Pampers PepsiCo Power 88 Procter & Gamble Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:04:00 +0000 1180111 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Marketing campaign for Murano launching New Year&#39;s Eve.</strong></p> Let’s Rate the 60-Minute Car Deal http://wardsauto.com/blog/let-s-rate-60-minute-car-deal <div class="node-body blog-body">Most people want a quality dealer relationship more than an express purchase, says DealerRater CEO Gary Tucker. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/retail-front">Retail Front</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/let-s-rate-60-minute-car-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/let-s-rate-60-minute-car-deal#comments Blog Dealers North America U.S. Dealerships Internet Marketing Retail Front Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:07:00 +0000 1176531 at http://wardsauto.com The Dealer 5 | December 15, 2014 http://wardsauto.com/dealers/dealer-5-december-15-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">"Green" buildings; good deals and cheap gas; 3 misconceptions about the web: Dealer news and information from WardsAuto and around the web. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/dealers/dealer-5-december-15-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/dealers/dealer-5-december-15-2014#comments Public Dealers Finance & Insurance U.S. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:59:00 +0000 1181951 at http://wardsauto.com