Makers gave away dealers' trust; can they regain it?

November 2000
Automotive News;11/13/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5903, p12
Trade Publication
Opinion. Focuses on issues concerning the automobile industry in the United States. Suspension of plans by Ford Motor Co. and General Motors (GM) to acquire and consolidate dealerships; Repercussions from the efforts of Ford Motor Co. and GM to buy factory stores; Objectives of Nissan Motor Co. for growth of the company.


Related Articles

  • Ties that bind. Jackson, Kathy // Automotive News;9/13/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5517, Automotive News Insight p24i 

    Discusses the necessity of cooperation between automobile manufacturers and dealers. Custom-ordering of cars; Controlled dealer inventory; Value-pricing of vehicles. INSET: The keys to the future..

  • Factories slash British dealer margins to the bone. Freeman, Vaughn // Automotive News;7/25/1994, Vol. 68 Issue 5562, p8 

    Reports on the decision of British carmakers to slash dealer margins. Impact on the profitability of car dealers in Great Britain; Carmakers' need to protect share in entry-level and company-owned cars.

  • Incentive watch dealer incentives.  // Automotive News;3/6/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5594, p38 

    Presents data on the automobile industry's dealer incentives. Cadillac; Ford; Isuzu; Mitsubishi.

  • Automobile dealers.  // Business News New Jersey;1998 Book of Lists, Vol. 11, p12 

    Ranks automobile dealers in New Jersey by number of vehicles sold in 1997. Includes Toresco Enterprises; Warnock Automotive Group; Richard's Mazada Isuzu Suzuki; Sansone Auto Network; Lynne Auto Group.

  • TOP 50 AUTOMOTIVE DEALERS. Diefenderfer, Jim // Business News New Jersey;12/19/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 51, p21 

    Lists the top automotive dealers in the state of New Jersey as of December 19, 2000. Warnock Automotive Group; Autoland of New Jersey; Richard's Mazda Isuzu Suzuki.

  • PUERTO RICO'S LARGEST AUTO DEALERS.  // Caribbean Business;7/12/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 28, p53 

    No abstract available.

  • Briefs. Martinez, Jose // Caribbean Business;2/10/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p33 

    Cites developments concerning Puerto Rico's automobile industry as of February 10, 2000. Includes 1999 sales figures for Chrysler International Services SA; Corporate fleet program launched by Miguel Casanova Auto's fleet division; Introduction of the SLA concept car at the 2000 Detroit...

  • Hardworking hands hand-out. Nessl, Steve // Dealernews;Mar2000, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p8 

    Announces the holding of the Salute to Hardworking Hands contest for the top 100 powersports vehicle dealers in the United States in 2000. Qualifications; Eligibility for the contest.

  • Top 100 turmoil.  // Dealernews;Mar2000, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p28 

    Reports on the increasing competition for the `Dealernews' magazine's 2000 Top 100 powersports vehicle dealers in the United States. Eligibility for the contest; Qualifications; Criteria in judging the entries; Changes to the contest rules.

  • Notes on a top 100 scorecard. Watanabe, Laurie // Dealernews;Mar2000, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p29 

    Announces the winners of the `Dealernews' periodical's 2000 Top 1000 powersports vehicle dealers in the United States. Superstore launched by winner Mike's Famous Harley-Davidson; Racing mural unveiled by Richmond Motorsports; Best Display winners.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics