California officials back legislation that would give enlisted service members a 30-day cooling-off period when buying or leasing vehicles SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Enlisted service members would receive an automatic 30-day cooling-off period in California when purchasing or leasing vehicles, under a proposal backed Tuesday by the state attorney general andRead More →

The year 2021 has been a year most consumers would rather forget due to soaring prices. Car buying, in general, has been choppy for both the used and new vehicle markets. With low inventory, it was hard to get a good deal. So how have car sales evolved since theRead More →

Car dealerships tell daily news rising gasoline prices have not affected their sales at this stage. Despite record gasoline prices, people have yet to start trading in their gas guzzlers. Local dealers said there are many other things affecting the market right now and they don’t expect gas prices toRead More →

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI) — Although only 3.2 percent of all passenger vehicles are electric, several dealerships are pouring a lot of money and effort into the growing business. According to them, sales and production have increased significantly over the past year. These car manufacturers are moving forward with electricRead More →

Sales of ELECTRIC cars doubled in February nationwide, despite a 12% drop in new car registrations. icklow is also bucking national trends in new car registrations. While car sales fell 12% nationally, they rose in Wicklow by 10.86%, with 946 new car registrations from January to February this year, comparedRead More →

New car sales in February were up 15% from a year ago, although registrations are still a quarter below pre-pandemic levels as semiconductor shortages continue to escalate. strangle vehicle production and availability. A total of 58,994 new cars hit UK roads last month, up 7,682 from February 2021 – despiteRead More →

Source: Shutterstock. Cox Automotive expects tight supplies to keep car sales weak through the rest of the winter, which could help contain prices. In its new car forecast released Wednesday, Cox Automotive said new cars were expected to be sold at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 14.4 million vehiclesRead More →

CLICK TO ENLARGE PETALING JAYA: Constraints on the supply side, particularly in the chip sector, have hampered the growth of the automotive industry. Statistics released by the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) showed that the continued shortage of computer chips and supply chain disruption due to floods in December affected totalRead More →

The Ford Fiesta was the best-selling used car with 326 346 transactions as well as the top ranked most stolen cars in 2021. Let’s see the market growth analysis and tips for used car buyers. According to the SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders), car sales are higher thanRead More →

NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI (WPRI) – Rescue operations are underway in the Atlantic Ocean after a vehicle transport vessel bound for Rhode Island caught fire last week. At last check, the 650-foot-long vessel, Felicity Ace, was still adrift in the middle of the ocean, about 100 miles from the Azores. RussianRead More →

After soaring, used car sales are now experiencing a lull in their appeal. Car buyers have suffered for several months from low inventories and high prices. But new data from Cox Automotive suggests relief may be in sight. According to Cox, used car inventories rose in January due to weakerRead More →

New car registrations in the European Union hit a record low for the month of January, according to industry data released today, as the sector continues to be crippled by a lack of semiconductors. “With the current shortage of semiconductors continuing to negatively affect car sales in the region,” newRead More →

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) — A dealership owner and salespeople have both confirmed that there is an increase in used car prices. The increase is 40%. They both explained the causes of the surge and who benefits from it. “Everyone seems to be taking it in stride, nobody seems toRead More →

When it comes to selling, I’m usually on the side of sellers, because they don’t care much. Some of the nicest people I’ve met are in sales. They are positive, optimistic and genuinely care about their customers. That being said, there are selling styles that are, frankly, obnoxious and designedRead More →

Car lots seem a little emptier these days, just ask John Koerner. “We used to stock 1,300 to 1,500 new units in the field every day,” said Koerner, executive general manager of Healey Brothers dealerships. “Today, across our 11 brands, we use approximately 200 vehicles in the field day off.”Read More →

Indore: Easing of pandemic restrictions and growing consumer demand amid increased supplies from manufacturers boosted car sales in Indore, although shortages of semiconductors continued to limit sales stocks.Car sales in Indore in January saw monthly growth with deliveries of around 2,200 units, according to four dealers.Average monthly car sales inRead More →

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Over the past two years, consumers have begun to arrive at dealerships knowing exactly what type of vehicle they want, and not just out of boredom or curiosity, said Tom Castriota, owner of Castriota Chevrolet in Hudson, Fla. He expects this to continue. spring. “They say, ‘I need an SUVRead More →

Vehicle sales in 2022 are expected to continue on a positive trend with the South African automotive industry showing resilience. South Africa’s auto industry is off to a strong start in 2022 with total vehicle sales in January at 41,382 units, up 19.5% from the same period last year, MarkRead More →

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A Bahamian auto dealer said yesterday that while demand for new vehicles remains “robust,” supply issues associated with inflation have created a “difficult situation.” Ben Albury, general manager of Bahamas Bus and Truck, said Eyewitness News“I would say foot traffic and interest has been very robust, especiallyRead More →

EL PASO, Texas — Since the start of the pandemic, there has been a shortage of microchips that is causing fewer new cars to be manufactured, which in turn is increasing the demand for used cars. This year alone, around 370,500 vehicles have already been removed from global factory schedulesRead More →

Hydrogen fuel cell cars, a zero-emissions alternative to battery-electric cars, have made us skeptical from the start due to various issues (cost of the car, overall fuel efficiency and lack of refueling infrastructure to cite only the three main ones). Over the years, let’s look at the sales results ofRead More →

The year 2022 has started well, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, which released data showing that 115,087 new cars were registered in January, including 62,300 dealership sales to private buyers. The result is up 27.5% from January 2021, when coronavirus lockdown restrictions still kept showrooms closed,Read More →

Official figures released this week revealed that 83.7% of all new cars sold in Norway in January were electric vehicles, with 19 of the top 20 vehicles fitted with a cable. The record month for electric vehicle sales in Norway came at the same time as passenger car sales plummeted,Read More →

By Anna Cooban, CNN Business Electric vehicles took a much larger share of the global auto market last year, as sales more than doubled despite turbulent economic conditions and a severe shortage of computer chips. Global battery electric vehicle sales rose to 4.5 million last year from 2.1 million inRead More →