Alto Group wins Deloitte award

Alto Group gets nod for being among Australia’s Top-10 privately managed companies

BMW partners with self-service check-in provider

Tjekvik launches second service workshop check-in system into Australian market

ACCC inquiry into caravan industry

Consumers and retailers urged to participate in caravan industry survey as complaints rise

MTA WA opens EV training centre

New centre puts training focus on how to safely service latest battery/hybrid vehicles

Cox: Online sales rise but buyers want dealers

Report shows dealers must adopt a dual approach to service growing digital audience

Ford and Rivian drop EV ute JV

Marriage annulled as Ford and Rivian go their own way in EV development and production

Japanese group buys 20% of OzCar

Optimus raises its stake as OzCar accelerates growth and appoints John Startari

ACCC drops Holden investigation

Dealers are stunned as ACCC investigation slaps GM-Holden with a mild rebuke

Honda Japan claim rejected

Attempt by Honda Japan to shut down dealer actions against it has been thwarted by judge

Dealers retaining more used car dollars

Data reveals that dealers are shy only a few hundred dollars on their used car asking prices

Editor's Choice

Manheim
Branded Financial

How can we help?

Empower your sales team with customer can-do to offset a decade of disruption

Lessees turning in cars early as prices soar

Money to be made by exiting a lease early but commentators warn of the pitfalls

Used-car shortage here ‘for years’

Parallel imports back on the agenda as dealers cast around for late model used cars

Cox: Online sales rise but buyers want dealers

Report shows dealers must adopt a dual approach to service growing digital audience

Dealers retaining more used car dollars

Data reveals that dealers are shy only a few hundred dollars on their used car asking prices

Used car prices rebound

Used market holds gains as prices firm and demand continues to rise

Jobkeeper saved thousands of auto jobs

Documents show JobKeeper secured the jobs of 17,000 people from six listed auto businesses

ACCC drops Holden investigation

Dealers are stunned as ACCC investigation slaps GM-Holden with a mild rebuke

Honda Japan claim rejected

Attempt by Honda Japan to shut down dealer actions against it has been thwarted by judge

ATO aims at LCT scam

Tax office warns ‘rogue’ car traders as it moves to close luxury tax loophole

High Court rebuffs Volkswagen plea

Attempt to reduce $125 million penalty over diesel scandal is blocked by judges

BMW partners with self-service check-in provider

Tjekvik launches second service workshop check-in system into Australian market

Cox: Online sales rise but buyers want dealers

Report shows dealers must adopt a dual approach to service growing digital audience

Japanese group buys 20% of OzCar

Optimus raises its stake as OzCar accelerates growth and appoints John Startari

Mitsubishi tic-tacs with TikToks

‘Outlandish’ video competition from Mitsubishi aims to fire up budding travellers

AutoNexus starts mobile showrooms

On the road with Peugeot vans to display AutoNexus’ growing fleet service business

Kids Under Cover

Generous donation will aid vital charity to improve living standards for youths

Sprintex signs major compressor deal

Supercharger-maker diversifies into industrial applications with a $6.3m Chinese deal

Bottles transformed into auto tyres

Recycled drink bottles to be feed-stock for sustainable tyre production, says Continental

Peter Warren to buy Penfolds

$104m deal adds 10 dealerships and expands PWR to create a Victorian hub

Chinese buyers hunt for dealerships

New-car sales and soaring dealer profits spur booming valuations for dealership sites

Dealership land prices soar

Second Ford dealership property hits the markets after Chadstone sold for $32.6m

Fuel labelling ‘bitter pill’

Calls to change test as AADA slams court decision on dealer as ‘incredibly concerning’

What is Carsales doing in America?

Web platform play could be pathway into US auto classified advertising and dealer services

EV focus drives Daimler trucks spin-off

Bonus for Aussie truck buyers as Stuttgart aims to fund EV trucks and free up cars business

Bosch in new hydrogen JV

New joint venture shows promise for hydrogen future in long-haul trucking Down Under

Gumtree Cars Dealer TalksView all Gumtree Cars Dealer Talks

Gumtree podcast: Sourcing used cars

The swing to used cars has caught the industry by surprise. Here is where to find them

Gumtree podcast: It’s a virtual world

With so many working from home, the relationship with car buyers is moving online

Gumtree podcast: Loan demand strong

Buyers seek car loans at record levels as dealers see subscriptions as new source of funding