WardsAuto MegaDealer 100 http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/577651/more en Different Dealers, Different Strategies http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/different-dealers-different-strategies <div class="field-byline"> Cliff Banks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some megadealers buy the best stores – and pay dearly for them – while others acquire under-performers and try to turn them around.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/different-dealers-different-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/different-dealers-different-strategies#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Dealers North America Industry North America Retail 2004 WardsAuto Megadealer 100 Dealer Dealerships Retail WardsAuto MegaDealer 100 Dealers dealerships franchises Mon, 03 May 2004 16:00:00 +0000 4254 at http://wardsauto.com Top Dealer Chains Bask in Sunbelt http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/top-dealer-chains-bask-sunbelt <div class="field-byline"> Mac Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The large dealer groups follow population growth and avoid cold weather woes.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/top-dealer-chains-bask-sunbelt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/top-dealer-chains-bask-sunbelt#comments Public News & Analysis Dealers North America Industry North America U.S. Retail 2004 WardsAuto Megadealer 100 Dealer Dealerships Retail WardsAuto MegaDealer 100 California Dealer Sonic stores Van Mon, 03 May 2004 16:00:00 +0000 10479 at http://wardsauto.com How Earnhardts Do It http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/how-earnhardts-do-it <div class="field-byline"> Mac Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">‘No Bull’ from this colorful long time megadealer.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/how-earnhardts-do-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/how-earnhardts-do-it#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing North America Industry North America Retail 2004 WardsAuto Megadealer 100 Dealer Dealerships Dodge Ford Retail Sales & Marketing WardsAuto MegaDealer 100 Dodge Ford franchises Internet Mon, 03 May 2004 16:00:00 +0000 32275 at http://wardsauto.com Top Chains Bask in Sunbelt http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/top-chains-bask-sunbelt <div class="field-byline"> Mac Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The top eight megadealers in the U.S. have clustered their stores in six Sunbelt states, following the nation's population growth and avoiding the North's</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/top-chains-bask-sunbelt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/top-chains-bask-sunbelt#comments Public News & Analysis North America Industry U.S. 2004 WardsAuto Megadealer 100 WardsAuto MegaDealer 100 California Sonic stores Van Sat, 01 May 2004 16:00:00 +0000 45068 at http://wardsauto.com Montana Move http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/montana-move <div class="field-byline"> Steve Finlay </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mega-dealer Lithia Motors Inc. acquires its third Montana dealership in a year, Power Chevrolet, with annual sales of about $40 million in the state capital</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/montana-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/montana-move#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Dealers Industry Retail 2004 WardsAuto Megadealer 100 Dealer Chevrolet Dodge Retail WardsAuto MegaDealer 100 Chevrolet Dodge Thu, 01 Apr 2004 17:00:00 +0000 44964 at http://wardsauto.com Mega-Systems for Mega-Dealers http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/mega-systems-mega-dealers <div class="field-byline"> Steve Finlay </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The growth of mega-dealers over the last 10 years has sparked research and development of mega-computer systems built for their large-scale needs.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/mega-systems-mega-dealers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/mega-systems-mega-dealers#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Dealers Suppliers North America Industry North America Retail 2004 WardsAuto Megadealer 100 Dealer ADP AutoNation Dealerships Retail WardsAuto MegaDealer 100 ADP Dealers Sonic Thu, 11 Mar 2004 17:00:00 +0000 33390 at http://wardsauto.com