ELEAD1ONE Releases Free eBook: The Auto Dealer’s Guide to Digital Retailing
ATLANTA, GA, UNITED STATES, April 24, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- ELEAD1ONE today released a free eBook called "The Auto Dealer’s Guide to Digital Retailing." Designed to be a resource for dealers, the eBook presents an in-depth review of the challenges involved with purchasing a vehicle online, and of current consumer and dealer expectations. Additionally, the eBook shares practical tips on how to prepare a dealership for changes associated with digital retailing.
Carvana Teams Up with SpringboardAuto to Offer End-to-End, Hassle-free Car Finance and Purchase Experience
IRVINE, Calif., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Carvana (NYSE: CVNA) and SpringboardAuto today announced that they have teamed up to offer SpringboardAuto customers a seamless, end-to-end vehicle finance, purchase and delivery experience for Carvana's 11,000+ national vehicle inventory.
Infiniti touts its throne
Infiniti is touting the quality of its seats in the newest viral video to make our list.
Calif. pension plan urged to divest automakers that skirt emissions rules
A group of congressional Democrats representing California urged the state's pension system to divest stock from any automaker that follows the Trump administration's plan to relax light-vehicle emissions standards.
Nissan to bring Sentra EV, Leaf to China in electrification blitz
Nissan is accelerating its global electrification blitz by adding a pure EV version of the Sylphy small car in China as it chases global sales of 1 million electrified vehicles by 2022.
Lexus ES redesign goes sportier with F Sport edition
Lexus is so confident in the performance chops of its redesigned ES sedan that it is giving the remake of one of its frumpiest nameplates an F Sport version for the first time.
Audi recalling 1.16 million vehicles worldwide over coolant pump issue
Audi said it was recalling more than a million vehicles worldwide because of concerns that an electric coolant pump could overheat or short-circuit from moisture within the pump and pose a fire risk.
Volkswagen Passats recalled for 'final' Takata airbag fix
Volkswagen Canada is recalling 3,339 vehicles due to defective Takata airbag inflators. Some of the vehicles have already been fixed once, but all recalled vehicles should be taken into dealerships for a final fix.
Asbury's Q1 net jumps 18 percent
Asbury Automotive's first-quarter profits jumped 18 percent, driven by F&I and parts and service gains, on a revenue increase approaching 4 percent.
Mexico eyes NAFTA deal by first week of May, but says flexibility key
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer are meeting in Washington as they eye a conclusion to NAFTA talks.
2018 Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster: Orange lightning strikes again
Joining Lamborghini's high-powered lineup for the 2018 model year is the Aventador S Roadster. The exotic is powered by a 740 hp V-12 engine and Lamborghini notes that it is the only midrear-engine V-12 roadster. Here are snippets of reviews from the automotive media.
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A farewell toast to the Jeep 'JK' Wrangler
The two-door Jeep Wrangler JK and four-door Wrangler Unlimited JKU represent the bookend of a game-changing, if initially flawed, vehicle that was far successful beyond anyone's wildest dreams and unmatched by rivals.
Audi Canada recalls about 48,000 vehicles over coolant pump issue
Audi is recalling about 1.2 million cars and SUVs worldwide — 47,704 of them in Canada — because the electric coolant pumps can overeat and possibly cause a fire.
Once an industry joke, electric buses start to dent oil demand
Suddenly, buses with battery-powered motors are a serious matter with the potential to revolutionize city transport -- and add to the forces reshaping the energy industry.
Flying taxi start-up hires designer behind modern Mini, Fiat 500
Lilium, a startup with ambitions to put electric "flying taxis" in the air next decade, has hired Frank Stephenson, the designer behind several iconic cars such as the Mini, Fiat 500 and McLaren P1.
Chrysler adds another exotic Italian brand to stable
Chrysler Corp. acquires another Italian supercar maker, Lamborghini, for a reported $25 million on April 23, 1987.
Melrose gets green light from UK for GKN takeover
UK Business Minister Greg Clark said there were no national security grounds to intervene in turnaround specialist Melrose's takeover of British auto supplier GKN.
Ferrari pushes possible EV launch beyond 2022
Ferrari Chairman Sergio Marchionne says the supercar brand will not launch a full-electric car until after its next business plan ends in 2022.
Mercedes seeks to keep China luxury lead with stretched A class
Mercedes aims to widen the brand's appeal to Chinese buyers with a long-wheelbase version of its latest A class.
PSA first-quarter revenue jumps 42% on Opel-Vauxhall acquisition
PSA revenue rose 42 percent to 18 billion euros ($22 billion) in the first quarter, lifted by its acquisition of Opel-Vauxhall last year.
Mercedes-Maybach bets on a hybrid SUV-sedan
Mercedes is betting on a hybrid SUV-sedan to attract wealthy Chinese buyers to its Maybach ultraluxury brand.