The Truth About Cars » Dealer News http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:37:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Dealer News http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com TTAC News Round-up: Investors Latest Headache for Volkswagen, New E-Class From $50K, and Dealers Surprised That You’re Surprised http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/#comments Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:00:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1269257 Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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UAW: The War On Transplants Is Still On, Dealers On The Front Lines http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/uaw-the-war-on-transplants-is-still-on-dealers-on-the-front-lines/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/uaw-the-war-on-transplants-is-still-on-dealers-on-the-front-lines/#comments Mon, 21 Nov 2011 16:32:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=419473 With a tough negotiating session with its traditional employers now complete, the United Auto Workers are turning their focus back to the year’s primary goal: organizing the transplant factories. 2011 was supposed to be the year in which the UAW took down “at least one” foreign-owned auto plant, with the union’s boss even going as […]

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With a tough negotiating session with its traditional employers now complete, the United Auto Workers are turning their focus back to the year’s primary goal: organizing the transplant factories. 2011 was supposed to be the year in which the UAW took down “at least one” foreign-owned auto plant, with the union’s boss even going as […]

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Chevy Hopes To Build A Magic Kingdom In Southern California http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/chevy-hopes-to-build-a-magic-kingdom-in-southern-california/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/chevy-hopes-to-build-a-magic-kingdom-in-southern-california/#comments Fri, 21 Oct 2011 18:58:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=415444 In hopes of escaping Chevrolet’s recent past as what he calls a “truck funded, Midwestern and Southern” business, GM’s Mark Reuss is leading a revamp of Chevy’s Southern California retail environment in order to establish a stronger presence in that key market. Now that Chevy offers higher-quality, more-efficient cars that can compete in the SoCal […]

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In hopes of escaping Chevrolet’s recent past as what he calls a “truck funded, Midwestern and Southern” business, GM’s Mark Reuss is leading a revamp of Chevy’s Southern California retail environment in order to establish a stronger presence in that key market. Now that Chevy offers higher-quality, more-efficient cars that can compete in the SoCal […]

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Chevy-Dealing Congressman: “There Is No Market” For The Volt http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/chevy-dealing-congressman-there-is-no-market-for-the-volt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/chevy-dealing-congressman-there-is-no-market-for-the-volt/#comments Thu, 13 Oct 2011 22:27:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=414608 In addition to being a representative from Pennsylvania, Republican Mike Kelly is also a Chevrolet dealer whose family has sold Chevys since 1953. But in recent hearings on government fuel economy ratings, he laid into his brand’s green halo car, the Chevy Volt with surprising zeal. Or, not-so-surprising, when you realize that he decided to […]

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In addition to being a representative from Pennsylvania, Republican Mike Kelly is also a Chevrolet dealer whose family has sold Chevys since 1953. But in recent hearings on government fuel economy ratings, he laid into his brand’s green halo car, the Chevy Volt with surprising zeal. Or, not-so-surprising, when you realize that he decided to […]

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Avenger, Grand Caravan Marked For Death. Is The Dodge Brand On Its Way Out? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/avenger-grand-caravan-marked-for-death-is-the-dodge-brand-on-its-way-out/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/avenger-grand-caravan-marked-for-death-is-the-dodge-brand-on-its-way-out/#comments Mon, 10 Oct 2011 21:53:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=414370 With Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and Jeep brands consolidating into single dealerships as part of Chrysler’s “Project Genesis” dealer overhaul, CEO Sergio Marchionne is voting overlapping models off the island, starting with Dodge’s Grand Caravan and Avenger. Automotive New [sub] quotes Marchionne saying We cannot have the same type of vehicle in the showroom because the […]

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With Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and Jeep brands consolidating into single dealerships as part of Chrysler’s “Project Genesis” dealer overhaul, CEO Sergio Marchionne is voting overlapping models off the island, starting with Dodge’s Grand Caravan and Avenger. Automotive New [sub] quotes Marchionne saying We cannot have the same type of vehicle in the showroom because the […]

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Customer Care: Whose Problem Is It Anyway? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/customer-care-whose-problem-is-it-anyway/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/customer-care-whose-problem-is-it-anyway/#comments Thu, 06 Oct 2011 18:46:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=413864 Three years ago I suggested that Detroit win back car buyers by doing something no one seemed to be doing: provide customer care deserving of the name. In a similar vein, Steve Lang recently asked readers whether manufacturers or the government should do more when a model commonly suffers from an expensive problem. Well, according […]

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Three years ago I suggested that Detroit win back car buyers by doing something no one seemed to be doing: provide customer care deserving of the name. In a similar vein, Steve Lang recently asked readers whether manufacturers or the government should do more when a model commonly suffers from an expensive problem. Well, according […]

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Quote Of The Day: Car Dealer Cliche Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/quote-of-the-day-car-dealer-cliche-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/quote-of-the-day-car-dealer-cliche-edition/#comments Wed, 28 Sep 2011 20:30:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=412873 Nobody in the auto retail business can possibly be unaware of the horrible reputation that car dealers have earned over decades of shady dealing. Heck, the internet has even created a pseudo-meme for the entire business, in the form of the passed-around image you see at the top of this post. But one industry’s horrendous […]

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Nobody in the auto retail business can possibly be unaware of the horrible reputation that car dealers have earned over decades of shady dealing. Heck, the internet has even created a pseudo-meme for the entire business, in the form of the passed-around image you see at the top of this post. But one industry’s horrendous […]

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US Fiat Dealers Losing Patience As Alfa Endures Another Delay http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/us-fiat-dealers-losing-patience-as-alfa-endures-another-delay/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/us-fiat-dealers-losing-patience-as-alfa-endures-another-delay/#comments Mon, 19 Sep 2011 15:28:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=411658 You want the truth? The Alfa Romeo brand sounds like it’s pretty much in chaos at this point. Since Fiat first got a toehold on the North American continent, we’ve heard so many variations of the Alfa-Romeo invasion plans, each one succeeded by a new and different set of plans, that I don’t know what […]

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You want the truth? The Alfa Romeo brand sounds like it’s pretty much in chaos at this point. Since Fiat first got a toehold on the North American continent, we’ve heard so many variations of the Alfa-Romeo invasion plans, each one succeeded by a new and different set of plans, that I don’t know what […]

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This Is What A Year’s Supply Of Saabs Looks Like http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/this-is-what-a-years-supply-of-saabs-looks-like/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/this-is-what-a-years-supply-of-saabs-looks-like/#comments Mon, 22 Aug 2011 17:19:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=408252 Portland’s 82nd Avenue is one of those streets that exists in nearly every American city. Unofficially demarcating Portland proper (“the right side of the tracks”) from the extensive working-class suburbs that bleed into Gresham (“the wrong side of the tracks”), “Shady-Second” is home to a vast strip of wall-to-wall buy-here-pay-here lots, used-car hustlers, and small […]

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Portland’s 82nd Avenue is one of those streets that exists in nearly every American city. Unofficially demarcating Portland proper (“the right side of the tracks”) from the extensive working-class suburbs that bleed into Gresham (“the wrong side of the tracks”), “Shady-Second” is home to a vast strip of wall-to-wall buy-here-pay-here lots, used-car hustlers, and small […]

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Auto Dealers and Mechanics Top Consumer Concerns Of 2010 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/auto-dealers-and-mechanics-top-consumer-concerns-of-2010/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/auto-dealers-and-mechanics-top-consumer-concerns-of-2010/#comments Thu, 28 Jul 2011 16:13:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=404628 Auto dealers are often said to be the face of the industry… and if that’s the case, the Consumer Federation of America may have shed some insight into why so many Americans opposed a bailout of the industry. In a survey of 31 state, county and municipal consumer protection agencies from 18 states in 2010 […]

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Auto dealers are often said to be the face of the industry… and if that’s the case, the Consumer Federation of America may have shed some insight into why so many Americans opposed a bailout of the industry. In a survey of 31 state, county and municipal consumer protection agencies from 18 states in 2010 […]

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Will Online New Car Sales Ever Take Off? Should They? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/will-online-car-sales-ever-take-off-should-they/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/will-online-car-sales-ever-take-off-should-they/#comments Fri, 22 Jul 2011 00:30:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=403816 The internet has been a boon for car buyers in a million ways, but for new car marketers it’s been a decidedly mixed bag. GM’s California-only experiment selling new cars over eBay was quickly abandoned, after generating more embarrassment than sales. Now, another high-ish profile online new car marketing gag has flopped, as Autoweek reports that […]

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The internet has been a boon for car buyers in a million ways, but for new car marketers it’s been a decidedly mixed bag. GM’s California-only experiment selling new cars over eBay was quickly abandoned, after generating more embarrassment than sales. Now, another high-ish profile online new car marketing gag has flopped, as Autoweek reports that […]

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What’s A Mercury Franchise Worth? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/whats-a-mercury-franchise-worth/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/whats-a-mercury-franchise-worth/#comments Mon, 11 Jul 2011 15:56:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=402171 Ford hasn’t built a Mercury in six months and 98 percent of its erstwhile dealers have signed termination agreements with the parent company, but the remaining 31 dealership owners are digging in their heels for a fight. Automotive News [sub] reports that these Mercury dealers recently spent huge amounts building or renovating their Lincoln/Mercury stores, […]

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Ford hasn’t built a Mercury in six months and 98 percent of its erstwhile dealers have signed termination agreements with the parent company, but the remaining 31 dealership owners are digging in their heels for a fight. Automotive News [sub] reports that these Mercury dealers recently spent huge amounts building or renovating their Lincoln/Mercury stores, […]

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The Truth About Dealer Holdback http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/the-truth-about-dealer-holdback/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/the-truth-about-dealer-holdback/#comments Tue, 28 Jun 2011 16:37:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=400745 One of the greatest things about the internet is its ability to disseminate information that levels the playing field in relationships that have long been defined by asymmetrical information. Our buddies at TrueCar are tackling one such informational imbalance by posting its dealer holdback calculation for every brand on sale in the US. They note Dealer Invoice […]

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One of the greatest things about the internet is its ability to disseminate information that levels the playing field in relationships that have long been defined by asymmetrical information. Our buddies at TrueCar are tackling one such informational imbalance by posting its dealer holdback calculation for every brand on sale in the US. They note Dealer Invoice […]

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Car Salesmen Pose As Nutjobs, Defraud Government http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/car-salesmen-pose-as-nutjobs-defraud-government/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/car-salesmen-pose-as-nutjobs-defraud-government/#comments Sat, 25 Jun 2011 08:28:32 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=400135 Kent, WA, resident Johnny George owned and ran a used-car lot. Paul George worked as a sales and financing manager at Pacific Auto Zone. For some 30 years, both convinced authorities that they are mentally insane. They received disability payment while family members collected money as caregivers, the Seattle PI reports. Nine people indicted in […]

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Kent, WA, resident Johnny George owned and ran a used-car lot. Paul George worked as a sales and financing manager at Pacific Auto Zone. For some 30 years, both convinced authorities that they are mentally insane. They received disability payment while family members collected money as caregivers, the Seattle PI reports. Nine people indicted in […]

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GM’s Orphaned Brand Buyers Have Moved On http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/gms-orphaned-brand-buyers-have-moved-on/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/gms-orphaned-brand-buyers-have-moved-on/#comments Wed, 22 Jun 2011 11:53:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=399853 How many former Saturn buyers do you figure have come back to GM for their next car? What about consumers who last purchased a Pontiac? How about HUMMER? Since we’re not bound to a strict inverted pyramid around here, why don’t you think of an answer (in terms of percentage of customers retained) for each […]

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How many former Saturn buyers do you figure have come back to GM for their next car? What about consumers who last purchased a Pontiac? How about HUMMER? Since we’re not bound to a strict inverted pyramid around here, why don’t you think of an answer (in terms of percentage of customers retained) for each […]

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Why Saab Doesn’t Actually Need To Restart Production http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/why-saab-doesnt-actually-need-to-restart-production/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/why-saab-doesnt-actually-need-to-restart-production/#comments Mon, 13 Jun 2011 20:41:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398505 OK, so it’s a somewhat facetious headline: as an auto manufacturer, Saab either builds and sells cars or it disappears. But in the aftermath of Saab CEO Victor Muller’s pledge that “We will definitely ensure that this [production stoppage] will not happen again,” Saab’s most recent shutdown sent shockwaves of concern through the Saab community. […]

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OK, so it’s a somewhat facetious headline: as an auto manufacturer, Saab either builds and sells cars or it disappears. But in the aftermath of Saab CEO Victor Muller’s pledge that “We will definitely ensure that this [production stoppage] will not happen again,” Saab’s most recent shutdown sent shockwaves of concern through the Saab community. […]

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All Aboard The Lincoln Turnaround Train: Admission $1 Million http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/all-aboard-the-lincoln-turnaround-train-admission-1-million/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/all-aboard-the-lincoln-turnaround-train-admission-1-million/#comments Mon, 13 Jun 2011 15:04:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398403 Just a week after GM CEO Dan Akerson slammed Ford’s Lincoln revival, Ford is asking its Lincoln dealers to put big money down on the brand’s future. Automotive News [sub] reports A group of 120 Lincoln dealers had been invited to the meeting to hear Ford’s plans to rebuild its remaining luxury brand, say dealers […]

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Just a week after GM CEO Dan Akerson slammed Ford’s Lincoln revival, Ford is asking its Lincoln dealers to put big money down on the brand’s future. Automotive News [sub] reports A group of 120 Lincoln dealers had been invited to the meeting to hear Ford’s plans to rebuild its remaining luxury brand, say dealers […]

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Will Chrysler Sell Its California “Retail Laboratory”? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/will-chrysler-sell-its-california-retail-laboratory/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/will-chrysler-sell-its-california-retail-laboratory/#comments Sun, 12 Jun 2011 18:31:52 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398377 I missed the latest twist in Chrysler’s California dealer drama when I was traveling in Iowa last week, but because it’s such a significant story (and because Ford recently proved how expensive dealer drama can be), we’ll commit the cardinal rule of blogging and take a look at some week-old “news.” California’s DMV won’t report […]

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I missed the latest twist in Chrysler’s California dealer drama when I was traveling in Iowa last week, but because it’s such a significant story (and because Ford recently proved how expensive dealer drama can be), we’ll commit the cardinal rule of blogging and take a look at some week-old “news.” California’s DMV won’t report […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: Cadillac Dealerships Get A New Look Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-cadillac-dealerships-get-a-new-look-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-cadillac-dealerships-get-a-new-look-edition/#comments Sat, 11 Jun 2011 16:44:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398298 Cadillac dealers were disproportionately targeted by GM’s bailout-era dealer cull, with some 900 cut before GM reinstated many of them after enduring a downturn in Cadillac sales. The problem, as we noted in a meditation on “Detroit’s Small Town Luxury Lament,” is one of identity: Is Cadillac a European-grade maker of world-class, dynamically-focused and fashion-forward […]

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Cadillac dealers were disproportionately targeted by GM’s bailout-era dealer cull, with some 900 cut before GM reinstated many of them after enduring a downturn in Cadillac sales. The problem, as we noted in a meditation on “Detroit’s Small Town Luxury Lament,” is one of identity: Is Cadillac a European-grade maker of world-class, dynamically-focused and fashion-forward […]

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Ford Hit With $2b Ruling In Commercial Truck Case http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/ford-hit-with-2b-ruling-in-commercial-truck-case/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/ford-hit-with-2b-ruling-in-commercial-truck-case/#comments Sat, 11 Jun 2011 16:24:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398290 An Ohio judged has ruled [full ruling in PDF here] against Ford in a 2002 case alleging the automaker overcharged dealers by selling commercial trucks at unpublished prices between 1987 and 1998. According to the summary judgement, Ford’s “CPA” program violated its contract with dealers by publishing “unrealistically high” wholesale prices and using “secretive, unpublished discounts” on […]

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An Ohio judged has ruled [full ruling in PDF here] against Ford in a 2002 case alleging the automaker overcharged dealers by selling commercial trucks at unpublished prices between 1987 and 1998. According to the summary judgement, Ford’s “CPA” program violated its contract with dealers by publishing “unrealistically high” wholesale prices and using “secretive, unpublished discounts” on […]

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Chevy Drops Volt Price (And Standard Nav), Rolls Out 50-State Sales For 2012 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/chevy-drops-volt-price-and-standard-nav-rolls-out-50-state-sales-for-2012/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/chevy-drops-volt-price-and-standard-nav-rolls-out-50-state-sales-for-2012/#comments Fri, 10 Jun 2011 17:54:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398141 GM has announced details for the 2012 Model Year Chevrolet Volt, and for the second year of production The General is already addressing the Volt’s most controversial feature: its high price. The base MSRP for the Volt will drop from $41,000 to $39,995 for the 2012 year of production, an accomplishment that GM explains is […]

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GM has announced details for the 2012 Model Year Chevrolet Volt, and for the second year of production The General is already addressing the Volt’s most controversial feature: its high price. The base MSRP for the Volt will drop from $41,000 to $39,995 for the 2012 year of production, an accomplishment that GM explains is […]

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Chrysler’s California Dealer Battle: Wider War Already In Progress? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/chryslers-california-dealer-battle-wider-war-already-in-progress/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/chryslers-california-dealer-battle-wider-war-already-in-progress/#comments Mon, 30 May 2011 15:28:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=396642 It took a bit of research to fully parse the California New Car Dealer Association’s complaint against Chrysler and its partially company-owned store in Los Angeles, and our finding is that the CNCDA is actually gunning for Chrysler with gusto. But, argued some of the B&B, surely Chrysler doesn’t want to be kicked out of […]

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It took a bit of research to fully parse the California New Car Dealer Association’s complaint against Chrysler and its partially company-owned store in Los Angeles, and our finding is that the CNCDA is actually gunning for Chrysler with gusto. But, argued some of the B&B, surely Chrysler doesn’t want to be kicked out of […]

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Could Chrysler Be Kicked Out Of California? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/could-chrysler-be-kicked-out-of-california/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/could-chrysler-be-kicked-out-of-california/#comments Fri, 27 May 2011 22:03:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=396378 About two months ago, we heard that Chrysler’s “prototype” Motor Village dealership in the Los Angeles area had been hit with a complaint [PDF] from the California New Car Dealer’s association, arguing that it violated state laws against manufacturer-owned dealerships. The store, a test bed for what Chrysler terms “new retail concepts,” is in fact […]

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About two months ago, we heard that Chrysler’s “prototype” Motor Village dealership in the Los Angeles area had been hit with a complaint [PDF] from the California New Car Dealer’s association, arguing that it violated state laws against manufacturer-owned dealerships. The store, a test bed for what Chrysler terms “new retail concepts,” is in fact […]

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Feds Moving EV Tax Credits To “Cash For Clunkers” Model http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/feds-moving-ev-tax-credits-to-cash-for-clunkers-model/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/feds-moving-ev-tax-credits-to-cash-for-clunkers-model/#comments Thu, 19 May 2011 17:50:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=395504 Speaking at Nissan’s Smyrna, TN electric car factory, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood noted that his staff is working with Congress to make federal tax credits for plug-in car purchases available as a rebate on the dealer level, saying We’d like for people to get a $7,500 rebate on the day they buy the Leaf. We’re […]

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Speaking at Nissan’s Smyrna, TN electric car factory, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood noted that his staff is working with Congress to make federal tax credits for plug-in car purchases available as a rebate on the dealer level, saying We’d like for people to get a $7,500 rebate on the day they buy the Leaf. We’re […]

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Is Lincoln Ditching Dealers Or Are Dealers Ditching Lincoln? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/is-lincoln-ditching-dealers-or-are-dealers-ditching-lincoln/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/is-lincoln-ditching-dealers-or-are-dealers-ditching-lincoln/#comments Tue, 17 May 2011 00:06:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=395111 Ford’s arduous Lincoln turnaround is having another one of those awkward moments, as Ford and its dealers seem to once again be at odds about how to go about fixing Lincoln. And though it’s tough to tell what exactly is going on in Ford’s fandango with Lincoln dealers, it’s easy to see that it ain’t […]

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Ford’s arduous Lincoln turnaround is having another one of those awkward moments, as Ford and its dealers seem to once again be at odds about how to go about fixing Lincoln. And though it’s tough to tell what exactly is going on in Ford’s fandango with Lincoln dealers, it’s easy to see that it ain’t […]

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