Joe Overby, Senior Editor

When a dealership group opens up standalone used-car stores, one of the questions that ultimately comes up is, “Where will the inventory come from?” At AutoNation, the retailer has found some initial success in hosting car-buying events at its AutoNation USA used-car store in Houston. The dealer group... Read More

Group 1 opens 13th Audi store

AuSM Staff

Group 1 Automotive announced Tuesday that the company has acquired a new Audi dealership in Fort Worth, Texas. The addition of the new Texas dealership brings Group 1‘s portfolio of Audi dealerships to 13.

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

Continuing a “normal pattern of stability,” the franchised auto dealer count in the U.S. climbed modestly in the first half of the year, with 98 percent of markets showing no real change, according to Urban Science. The firm’s 2017 mid-year Automotive Franchise Activity Report indicates there were... Read More

Nick Zulovich, Staff Writer

The method Penske Automotive Group plans to continue using to fill inventories at CarSense — its standalone used-vehicle retail locations primarily in the Northeast with intensions on expanding — should delight auction general managers who see buyers for this dealer group mingle in their lanes. Chairman... Read More

AuSM Staff

In time for end-of-summer shopping, Cars.com recently released a list of the most popular convertibles among consumers. The site’s latest study on shopper's online activity revealed what convertibles are most popular and where in the U.S. shoppers are buying these models most. Turns out,... Read More

Lithia purchases LA auto group

AuSM Staff

After buying a Pittsburgh dealer group this spring, Lithia Motors turned its attention to the West Coast with its latest acquisition. The retailer announced Tuesday it has purchased Downtown Los Angeles Auto Group. The California group, also known as DTLA, includes Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Porsche, Toyota and... Read More

Autotrader names August's top CPO deals

AuSM Staff

As consumers head out this month to shop for coveted back-to-school season items, Autotrader has come out with its top picks for certified pre-owned deals in August, which features long warranty term offerings from Jaguar and its sister brand, Land Rover. "Going CPO is a great option for car shoppers looking... Read More

AuSM Staff

Mercedes-Benz USA said it has received approval from the U.S. Department of Labor and Department of Veterans Affairs to become the first luxury automotive manufacturer to offer a Registered Apprenticeship Program. MBUSA’s new 16-week technician training and development program, Mercedes-Benz DRIVE, trains veteran... Read More

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