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Hackett vows closer ties with Ford dealers

Ford CEO Jim Hackett has promised to be more visible and accessible to dealers after spending much of his first year consumed with getting the automaker in better shape.

Auto News, Hireology partner on job listing

Automotive News has partnered with Hireology, an integrated hiring platform for dealerships, to expand the number of available jobs posted on its online Jobs Board.


Auto auction app uses machine learning to aid inspections

TradeRev-H, an enhanced version of the TradeRev app for one-hour online auctions, can change how vehicle inspections are done.

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Hackett vows closer ties with Ford dealers

Ford CEO Jim Hackett has promised to be more visible and accessible to dealers after spending much of his first year consumed with getting the automaker in better shape.

Small used-car prices rise unexpectedly

Prices for small used cars are climbing to unexpected levels- a sign that demand is growing as price-sensitive consumers face dwindling options in the new-car market.

Dealer anniversaries

The dealers featured this week is John Klein, president, and Jason Klein, vice president of Klein Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Clintonville, Wis.

Dealer anniversaries

The dealer featured this week is John Nakamura, president of Albany Ford, in California.

2019 Ram launch slows to a trickle

Delayed EPA approval for key versions of Ram's redesigned 1500 may spoil a plan to flood the market with old and new pickups and possibly overtake the Chevrolet Silverado in sales this year.

Tariff tussles may threaten GAC's U.S. launch

GAC Motor, angling to become the first homegrown Chinese automaker to export light vehicles to the United States, is re-evaluating those plans after President Donald Trump's threat to level tariffs on imported vehicles.


EDITORIAL
Fiat dealers deserve a better fate than slow starvation

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has put to rest any lingering hope that the Fiat brand has a significant future in North America. For long-suffering Fiat dealers in the U.S., the brand's bleak product future is a bitter pill to swallow.

Dealership buy-sells fall in Q1

Public retailers' acquisition spending is on the rise but private dealers bought fewer dealerships during the first quarter, dragging down overall buy-sells.


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