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May
23
2017
Don’t fix what isn’t broken: auto industry wants NAFTA rules of origin left alone

On Thursday, the Trump administration started a 90-day consultation period with the American public, Congress, and industries that “would allow talks over NAFTA” beginning August 16.

May 23, 2017
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A Dealership Crash, Lawsuit & Acura NSX

This is your look at dealership news from all around the nation!

May 23, 2017
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May
22
2017
Ford CEO steps down due to shareholder pressure

In the midst of upset shareholders and pressure from board management, Mark Fields has announced his retirement as Ford CEO, with former Steelcase CEO Jim Hackett appointed as his replacement.

May 22, 2017
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May
18
2017
Stock Price Falling: Ford To Slash Jobs

Multiple media outlets are reporting that market conditions have forced one of the top automakers in the USA to slash their workforce.

May 18, 2017
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May
18
2017
The song remains the same: Fiat-Chrysler follows Volkswagen into court over diesel emissions

On Thursday morning, Fiat NV shares fell by 3.1 percent when it was reported that the Justice Department is preparing a civil suit against the company for selling vehicles that produce surplus diesel emissions.

May 18, 2017
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Facebook admits tenth measurement error since September

They’ve done it again: Facebook disclosed that it has been charging advertisers incorrectly for “link-based video carousel ads” on their mobile site, primarily affected by smartphone users.

May 17, 2017
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May
15
2017
Risky business: GM increases unsold inventory in the midst of slow market

In the midst of slow auto sales and record high discounts since the recession, most automakers have held steady in terms of unsold inventory, with an overall combined increase of 0.6 percent.

May 15, 2017
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May
12
2017
eBay and TrueCar To Collaborate

TrueCar CEO Chip Perry weighs in.

May 12, 2017
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Smash-and-Drive Theft, Dealership Blaze & Chevy Bolt

A man reportedly kicked in a window at a very upscale urban Chicago Infiniti dealership.

May 10, 2017
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Online Sales Decreasing Foot-traffic To Dealerships

As more car-buying services are offered on the internet, less prospective car buyers are going to car dealerships to browse for vehicles.

May 8, 2017
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Jessica Caldwell Talks April Auto Sales Decline

What factors could have caused the April sales decline?

May 5, 2017
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US Auto Sales Continue to Slow, Demand Shifts from New to Used

Auto sales just keep falling. As the negative trend continues, the annualized sales price “adjusted for seasonal trends” decreased from 17.4 million last year to 17.1 million a year.

May 4, 2017
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