Tag Archives: Automotive Sales

How VW Will Give Asian Makers a Market Share Race Soon

Situation: VW has opened a non-union plant in Tennessee in mid June. The average wage for production workers will be $27 per hour vs. $54/hour paid to union workers at GM, Ford and Chrysler. VW wants to not just challenge … Continue reading

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Chevrolet Dealers Selling Volts at Revolting Prices

The Situation: The Chevrolet Volt is hot and in demand. Several Chevrolet dealerships around the country are pricing this already expensive vehicle as much as $20,000 above the Suggested Retail Price. Some dealers are reportedly selling Volts as used vehicles … Continue reading

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How Dealers Can Sell Cars They Don’t Have

The Situation: Consumers who either need or who think they have to buy a new car right now are struggling to find the vehicle, the financing, and the choices they had six months ago. Take Note:  Here is the headline … Continue reading

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Time to Stop Quaking and Quacking Over THE QUAKE?

Situation: Toyota plans to resume full production by the Fourth Quarter and Nissan swung a profit in its fiscal 4th quarter. Nissan’s CEO Carlos Ghosn says Nissan will make up its lost production during the second half of this fiscal … Continue reading

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