AADA: Experts to answer the hard questions

Discussions centre on digital marketing budgets, the future of F&I and industry advocacy

ASIC’s add-on insurance crunch

Eight months on and DSM takes heavy toll; but some products are doing better than others

Land Rover extends Rugby Australia sponsorship

Partnership now out to seven years as Wallabies wear the Land Rover logo until 2024

Aeris expands in ANZ market

Connected vehicle firm partners with RACV’s Intelematics on the internet of things

Renault confirms AvtoVAZ sale

Shares in Renault Russia to go to city of Moscow; AvtoVAZ goes to science institute

Toyota to lease its EVs

Japan takes cautious step to full EV in Japan with lease-only option for Toyota’s SUV

Five service stations sell for $34m

Investors eye essential services property sector for yield and long-term growth

Digital used-car market in turmoil

UK’s Cazoo accumulates billion dollar loss and admits it “can’t guarantee future profitability”

Eagers green-lights ACT dealership purchase

Nick Politis signs binding agreement to sell his Canberra dealerships to biggest dealer group

Eagers to miss profit forecast

Semiconductors, war and COVID lockdowns hit profits despite record new-car order books

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Nurturing customer relationships still paramount to dealer success

Making money in an EV world

Dealerships sitting on a precipice of monumental change

ATO bans children as tax shelters

If your dealership structure includes trusts, you may need to review the rules

Eagers to miss profit forecast

Semiconductors, war and COVID lockdowns hit profits despite record new-car order books

EV share values evaporating

Rivian dives another 22% as Ford bales out and early investors move to clear their exposure

Ford profit hit by EV ute

Ford mirrors GM with revenue rise and profit slump as Rivian crashes the party

Carly boosts revenue, lowers costs

More cars under subscription and trend to high-value vehicles

ASIC’s add-on insurance crunch

Eight months on and DSM takes heavy toll; but some products are doing better than others

Training the key to skills shortage

Promises centre on training through TAFE and universities as a panacea to skills shortage

Mercedes sends strong response to senate inquiry

Car-maker refutes claims that its agency model affects dealer profitability

Australians plug in to election promises

EVs an important issue for the auto industry but subsidies not the answer

Digital used-car market in turmoil

UK’s Cazoo accumulates billion dollar loss and admits it “can’t guarantee future profitability”

Eagers green-lights ACT dealership purchase

Nick Politis signs binding agreement to sell his Canberra dealerships to biggest dealer group

Eagers to miss profit forecast

Semiconductors, war and COVID lockdowns hit profits despite record new-car order books

Land Rover extends Rugby Australia sponsorship

Partnership now out to seven years as Wallabies wear the Land Rover logo until 2024

Suzuki re-signs sponsor deal with NRL’s Storm

Suzuki takes on Storm for another year to become longest premium partner

Repco turns 100

A century of supporting Australian motorists to be captured in TV ads

Aeris expands in ANZ market

Connected vehicle firm partners with RACV’s Intelematics on the internet of things

Toyota to lease its EVs

Japan takes cautious step to full EV in Japan with lease-only option for Toyota’s SUV

Five service stations sell for $34m

Investors eye essential services property sector for yield and long-term growth

Eagers green-lights ACT dealership purchase

Nick Politis signs binding agreement to sell his Canberra dealerships to biggest dealer group

Geely buys Renault’s Korean business

Samsung out as Renault gains access to China and Geely looks to the US

Toyota class action shock

Prospect of $2 billion payout has OEMs rushing for their lawyers to check their exposure

Dealers warned of distractions

Wayne Pearson tells dealers to keep their primary focus on selling cars; including parallel imports

Manheim to auction Iveco assets

Huge inventory of manufacturing equipment up for grabs as Iveco ceases local manufacture

Truck sales hit monthly record

Trucks set new record but van sales slump

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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