VW, Skoda, Honda access Swarm technology to prevent accidents, avoid traffic jams and get closer to fully autonomous driving. Volkswagen, Skoda and Honda are among the brands using or testing Swarm technology to provide excellent driver assistance capabilities. The solution is such a big step towards high-level autonomy that aRead More →

Culture and car enthusiasts have seen images of iconic classic cars driving around Cuba as if frozen in time. There’s a reason those notoriously old American rides like Eldorados and BelAirs are the primary modes of transportation, though. And it has to do with new car sales. For decades, salesRead More →

Car shoppers still prefer to buy their vehicles in person over online, despite companies’ push to increase their online capabilities during the pandemic, new research from Deloitte has found. The global professional services firm has released its 2022 Global Automotive Consumer Survey, which revealed a continued reluctance among consumers toRead More →

Customers increasingly expect objective information when buying a car. Jim O’Brien, Managing Director, Americas at RAVIN.AI, discusses how AI can be used as a tool to increase transparency in used car sales Consumers have turned the used car market into one of the hottest ever, with prices and sales volumesRead More →

According to U.S. Attorney Rachael S. Rollins’ office, a Fall River car dealership was used to launder money from romance scams and unemployment fraud related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Augustine Osemwegie, 54, pleaded guilty to one count of money laundering. “Osemwegie used its car dealership, vehicle auctions and international carRead More →

FOLLOWING the appointment of Paul Sansom of Volkswagen Group Australia to its Board of Directors last month, the Electric Vehicle Council (EVC) today announced that Glen Walker of SEA Electric has been accepted to the Board of Directors of the ‘organization. As Vice President of SEA Electric Asia Pacific, Mr.Read More →

Hyundai released its March figures, and although global sales were 17% lower than in 2021, EV sales were up 105%. The March figures are interesting to say the least for the Korean automaker. However, it should be noted that Hyundai does its numbers differently than other manufacturers. Their figures includeRead More →

Electric vehicles parked outside the State Capitol building Credit: Hugh McQuaid/CTNewsJunkie Connecticut lawmakers who roamed the parking lot of the state capitol building on Wednesday had a chance to inspect a display of premium electric vehicles, but the fate of legislation allowing direct-to-consumer sales of those vehicles remains uncertain inRead More →

The Thunder Bay Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects and sharing surveillance footage. PRESS RELEASETHUNDER BAY POLICE DEPARTMENT************************ The Thunder Bay Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects linked to a recent theft in a motor vehicle incident. Members of theRead More →

It was time for a well-deserved retirement for an award-winning local car salesman. Kenny Gunn prepares to retire with knitting supplies. Kenny Gunn, from Portgordon, recently hung up his keys in his role as sales manager at Honda dealership Ewen’s in Cornhill. It ends a career in car sales thatRead More →

It was time for a well-deserved retirement for an award-winning local car salesman. Kenny Gunn prepares to retire with knitting supplies. Kenny Gunn, from Portgordon, recently hung up his keys in his role as sales manager at Honda dealership Ewen’s in Cornhill. It ends a career in car sales thatRead More →

“DUE TO HIGH DEMAND, WE ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR NEW ORDERS.” That’s the message that potential Polestar 2 buyers greet on the company’s Australian website when they try to access the Volvo sub-brand car configurator. Under normal circumstances, this would be the first step towards placing an online order forRead More →

If you’ve been browsing the channels lately, you’ve probably come across ads for Memorial Day sales at car dealerships. And while Memorial Day weekend is known for its steep vehicle discounts, this year’s sale will take extra consideration. The average used vehicle is around $28,000, and the average new carRead More →

Source: Shutterstock. One of the main reasons used-car sales slowed in March was because the IRS was slow to get household tax refunds, a Cox Automotive economist said Thursday. Jonathan Smoke, chief economist at Cox Automotive, said tax refunds typically make March the biggest month of the year for usedRead More →

Sustainable future Sales of electric vehicles have gone wild since the government introduced the clean car rebate last year and then Russia invaded Ukraine, disrupting petrol prices. March figures just released set a new record for electric vehicle sales – and there’s more to come. | Content partnership The MotorRead More →

On Wednesday, Capital Connect released the Easter 2022 Retail Study. He predicts auto dealerships will score big in April and May. “Sales of new vehicles and auto parts will peak positive for the upcoming Easter trade,” said Cash Connect chief marketing officer Sumay Dippenaar. Other sectors that can expect anRead More →

Busy traffic as seen on the M3 motorway heading towards the English coast near Southampton, Britain August 7, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 5 (Reuters) – Britain’s new car registrations fell 14% to record the weakest March since 1998 as shortages ofRead More →

Britain’s auto industry suffered its worst March for new car sales since 1998, according to new figures. Just 243,479 new cars were registered last month, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said. That’s a 14.3% drop from March 2021. This is the lowest March total since 1998, whichRead More →

Auto retail sales remained under pressure last month due to weak consumer sentiment in rural markets, insufficient availability of semiconductors, high fuel prices and a sharp rise in costs acquisition of vehicles over the past two years. Vehicle registrations with regional transport offices (RTOs) fell 3% to 1,619,181 in March,Read More →

MOBILE: Mobile.de is Germany’s most popular car marketplace with 16 million unique visitors per month and more than 1.5 million vehicles listed CARSALES chief executive Ajay Bhatia has resigned to join global online company Adevinta as CEO of its German car classifieds platform, mobile.de. He will be replaced by PaulRead More →

An Illinois-based multi-state car dealership chain will pay $10 million to settle a lawsuit accusing the company of illegally charging hundreds of dollars in additional fees to its customers without their consent. The Federal Trade Commission filed a deceptive practices complaint against Napleton Automotive Group of Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois lastRead More →