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The CBT Automotive Newscast is dedicated to providing the retail automotive industry with up-to-date news, interviews, product launches, sales tips, and event coverage. CBT News provides auto dealers and their personnel insights and news to help them run a more efficient dealership with a focus on profits and progression.

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How US Auto Sales Have Been Affected by COVID-19 – Tyson Jominy, J.D. Power

Today on CBTNews.com for Wednesday, May 27th, 2020: How US Auto Sales Have Been Affected by COVID-19 - Tyson Jominy, J.D. Power On today's show, we welcome Tyson Jominy, Vice President of Data and Analytics at J.D. Power. Tyson speaks to...
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2020 AIADA Chairman Jason Courter on the Current State of Automotive, Digital Marketing, and...

Today on CBTNews.com for Tuesday, May 26th, 2020: 2020 AIADA Chairman Jason Courter on the Current State of Automotive, Digital Marketing, and More On today's show, we speak to 2020 AIADA Chairman, Jason Courter. Jim and Jason discuss the current state...
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Sonic Automotive President Jeff Dyke Addresses COVID-19 Challenges and What Lies Ahead for EchoPark

Today on CBTNews.com for Monday, May 25th, 2020: Sonic Automotive President Jeff Dyke Addresses COVID-19 Challenges and What Lies Ahead for EchoPark On today's show, we’re pleased to welcome back Jeff Dyke, President of Sonic Automotive, the sixth top dealership...
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CNCDA President Brian Maas Talks About the State of the Car Business in California

Today on CBTNews.com for Friday, May 22nd, 2020: CNCDA President Brian Maas Talks About the State of the Car Business in California On today's show, CBT's Jim Fitzpatrick speaks to Brian Maas, President of California New Car Dealers Association. Brian and...
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WardsAuto’s Steve Finlay Talks Digital Retailing and the Importance of Cyber Security During COVID-19

Today on CBTNews.com for Thursday, May 21st, 2020: WardsAuto's Steve Finlay Talks Digital Retailing and the Importance of Cyber Security During COVID-19 On today's show, we welcome back long-time CBT contributor and Senior Editor at WardsAuto, Steve Finlay. In this segment,...
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Best-Selling Author Joseph Michelli Talks About the New Customer Experience in a Post-COVID World

Today on CBTNews.com for Wednesday, May 20th, 2020: Best-Selling Author Joseph Michelli Talks About the New Customer Experience in a Post-COVID World On today's show, we’re pleased to welcome back our good friend and contributor Joseph Michelli. Joseph is a New...
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How Kruse Motors Group Continues to Increase Business in Rough Times – Keith McKinzie,...

Today on CBTNews.com for Tuesday, May 19th, 2020: How Kruse Motors Group Continues to Increase Business in Rough Times - Keith McKinzie, CEO On today's show, CBT's Jim Fitzpatrick is joined by Keith McKinzie, CEO of Kruse Motors Group in Marshall,...
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Leadership Expert Dave Anderson on Improving Your Team’s Mental Toughness

Today on CBTNews.com - Monday, May 18th, 2020: Leadership Expert Dave Anderson on Improving Your Team's Mental Toughness On today's show, we’re pleased to welcome back Dave Anderson, motivational speaker, leadership strategist, and President of LearnToLead. Dave and Jim talk about how dealers...
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NJ Dealer Tom Maoli Discusses New Car Sales, Used-Car Values, PPP Money and Trump’s...

Today on CBTNews.com - Friday, May 5th, 2020: NJ Dealer Tom Maoli Discusses New Car Sales, Used-Car Values, PPP Money and Trump's Efforts on COVID-19 On today's show, we welcome backTom Maoli, President and CEO of Celebrity Motor Cars, real estate mogul,...
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Bloomberg’s Kevin Tynan Talks About the Auto Industry After COVID-19

Today on CBTNews.com - Thursday, May 13th, 2020: Bloomberg's Kevin Tynan Talks About the Auto Industry After COVID-19 On today's show, we welcome back Kevin Tynan, Senior Automotive Analyst with Bloomberg Intelligence. Kevin and Jim talk about the current state of...
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How Service Kiosks Affect Fixed Ops

Self-service kiosks have started to pop up in more dealerships. What started out as a novelty, is quickly being hurled into the mainstream, partly...
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Creating Lifetime Customers in Post-COVID-19 Commerce

COVID-19 forced companies and consumers to adapt rapidly to stressful circumstances. E-commerce became pivotal, and contactless service a necessity. The script for how we...
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Dealer Forward: Reimagining Automotive Retail Episode 4

Welcome to the third episode of Dealer Forward: Reimagining Automotive Retail, a weekly panel discussion that focuses on building resilience in three key auto...
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How to Lead Through Change and Shatter Limitations – Dan Thurmon, Author & CEO...

In today's segment, we’re pleased to welcome president of Motivation Works, Inc., Dan Thurmon. Dan is also a renowned speaker, entrepreneur, acrobat, and the...
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Auto Columnist Mark Phelan Discusses COVID-19 Recovery for Michigan Dealers and OEMs

On today's show, we’re pleased to welcome back Mark Phelan, auto critic and columnist for the Detroit Free Press, the largest daily newspaper in...

Building a Culture Around Your Dealership’s Digital Retailing Process

On this week’s episode of Kain & Co., host and President of Kain Automotive, David Kain discusses how to create a logical environment for your...

Are Your BDC Employees Using the Right Language During this Crisis?

On this week’s episode of Kain & Co., host and President of Kain Automotive, David Kain talks about adapting the language your BDC uses during...

April Kerrigan Report: Have Dealership Values Taken a Hit During the...

Welcome to the Kerrigan Advisors Market Update with Bridget Fitzpatrick and Ryan Kerrigan, Managing Director of Kerrigan Advisors. Did you enjoy this segment? Please share...

Contacting the Customer After the Sale

 On this week's episode of F&I Today, Becky Chernek talks about the importance of following up with the customer after the sale should the...
Coronavirus Coverage Central

CBT Automotive Network is providing up-to-date coverage on the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on auto dealers, automakers, and dealership personnel