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AT&T to Power LoJack’s Telematics Solutions

DALLAS and CANTON, Mass. — AT&T and LoJack Corp. have forged alliance that will have the communications provider powering the vehicle theft-recovery and fleet management solutions provider’s drive toward the much-hyped “The Internet of Things”...

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New-Car Transaction Prices Reach New Record, KBB Reports

ManufacturerDecember2014 Transaction Price (Avg.)*November2014 Transaction Price (Avg.)*December 2013 Transaction Price (Avg.)*Percent Change November 2014 to December 2014*Percent Change December 2013 to December2014*American Honda$27,437$27,366$27,1380.3%1.1%Fiat...

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NIADA Partners with EFG Companies

DALLAS, Texas — The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) and EFG Companies have announced a new strategic partnership to drive greater F&I profit opportunities for independent dealerships nationwide.Independent auto dealers operate...

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NIADA Partners with EFG Companies

DALLAS, Texas — The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) and EFG Companies have announced a new strategic partnership to drive greater F&I profit opportunities for independent dealerships nationwide.Independent auto dealers operate...

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About 1,400 Jaguar Land Rover vehicles, and others, stuck on grounded ship, reports say

About 1,400 vehicles -- including 1,200 made by Jaguar Land Rover, 65 Minis, and one Rolls Royce Wraith -- could be damaged after a cargo ship carrying them ran aground on a bank in the United Kingdom, according to media reports. ... Read More »

Obama plans visit to Ford plant near Detroit

President Obama is scheduled to visit the Detroit area on Wednesday and visit a Ford assembly plant to talk about the auto industry's successes in the five years since his administration rescued General Motors and Chrysler Group. ... Read More »

Detroit Electric’s sports car takes shape

It's been slow in coming, but the Detroit Electric sports car is taking shape. ... Read More »

FTC Approves Changes to Cooling-Off Rule

The Federal Trade Commission has approved a final amendment to its Cooling-Off Rule that increases the exclusionary limit for certain “door-to-door” sales. The Cooling-Off Rule previously provided that it is unfair and deceptive for sellers engaged in “door-to-door”...

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CNW: Online Ads Motivating More Used Sales Than Print

Looking at December used-vehicle sales, CNW Research noted that a growing percentage of shoppers are searching for vehicles outside of their local market. The research firm also noted that shoppers motivated by online advertising outpaced print newspapers for the...

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CNA National Celebrates 20 Years as AIADA Affinity Partner

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — This year, CNA National Warranty Corp. (CNAN) is celebrating 20 years as the longest-serving Affinity Partner with the American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA).CNAN provides dealer members with F&I products tailored...

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