Dealer News

Improvements in infotainment systems and increased availability of advanced driver assistance systems are making customers increasingly satisfied with their new vehicles, according to the J.D. Power 2019 Automotive Performance, Execution…
New-vehicle retail sales in July are expected to fall from a year ago, according to a forecast developed jointly by J.D. Power and LMC Automotive. Retail sales are projected to…
Used-car sales rose in July. Edmunds estimates there were 3.4 million used vehicles sold in July. That is up from 3.3 million in June. Edmunds forecast that 1,380,771 new cars…
Kelley Blue Book was honored with the St. Jude Children's Hospital Partner Campaign of the Year Award for its 2018 "Turn Your Car into Good Karma" partnership with Charitable Adult…
The Indiana attorney general filed lawsuits against two unlicensed car dealers who have ignored previous orders to stop operations. Under state law, all motor vehicle dealers must obtain a dealer…
The Cox Automotive 2019 Dealership Staffing Study reveals younger generations show a greater interest in dealership jobs than older generations. According to the latest study, approximately 20 percent of all…
Used cars drove an increase in same-store sales for Lithia Motors Inc. in the second quarter. Lithia reported that total same-store sales increased 5.8 percent in the quarter. However, same-store…
The used-vehicle market performed strong over the first half of 2019, according to J.D. Power Valuation Services. The market cooled in June, but the month's performance was better than historic…
Lexus and Subaru ranked highest in their respective segments for the inaugural J.D. Power U.S. Automotive Brand Loyalty Study. Subaru ranks highest among mass market brands — and highest overall…