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Vehicles

CarGurus Report: 70 Percent of Consumers Are Actively Searching for Vehicles

According to the Wall Street Journal, most automakers reported declines in sales during this year’s second quarter. The numbers may look bleak, and these...
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Used Vehicle Demand in the US is Shaking Up Inventories

With costs of new vehicles rising and consumers’ pocketbooks still being strained by the coronavirus pandemic, used vehicle demand has significantly spiked since the...
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The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Dealership’s BDC – Mark Sokal

March and April were shaky months for many dealers nationwide, and their vendor partners also felt the sting of less than stellar sales as...
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Evaluate Your Sales Training, Is it Up to Par? – Mark Tewart

Consistent training for your sales staff is crucial to winning every customer that comes into the showroom. However, dealers often say that they don't...

Peter Welch on Black Representation Among Dealer Body, ‘Absolutely Room For Improvement’

Homer B. Roberts was the first African-American new car dealer beginning in 1923 according to research conducted by historyofaacardealers.com. Roberts opened the gate for...

Generate More Be-Backs with this Step-by-Step Guide

  Before the age of the internet and smartphones, be-backs were done with voicemails and letters. However, today there is so much technology at a...

Mastering Your Vehicle Service Contract Sales

Listen up, F&I managers: When was the last time you took a long, hard look at your service contract sales? Were you happy with...

Eliminating Your Customers’ Fears

 On this episode of the Saturday Morning Sales Meeting, David Lewis of David Lewis and Associates talks about understanding and eliminating your customers' fears...

June Kerrigan Report: Retail Automotive Bounces Back Strong

After some tumultuous activity, the Kerrigan Index settled down for the month of June. The index was up five percent that month, which means...