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Top 10 Stories
Senate Bill Would Regulate Dealer-Assisted Financing
GM Picture Brightens as Sales Rise
Consultants Say Interference in Vehicle Electronics Is Possible
NADA Used Car Guide Expects Used Toyotas to Continue Moderate Price Declines
Toyota Chief Vows 'Fresh Start' for Carmaker
Treasury Slashes Exec Pay at Auto Firms
Honda's Hybrid Shatters Sales Target in First Month
Nissan's Global Auto Production May Rise 13% Next Fiscal Year
Saab to Resume Shipments
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NADA University's Dealer Management Seminars Begin in April
Last Days to Save on Advance Registration for the ATD Convention
Top 10 Stories
Senate Bill Would Regulate Dealer-Assisted Financing

WASHINGTON -- Dealer-assisted financing of customers' car purchases would be regulated by a new consumer protection office under a financial-regulation bill passed by a Senate committee yesterday. (Read more)
Source: Automotive News

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GM Picture Brightens as Sales Rise

General Motors Co. appears to be making progress in the first quarter, benefiting from savings won in bankruptcy court, an improving economy and firmer pricing. (Read more)
Source: The Wall Street Journal

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Consultants Say Interference in Vehicle Electronics Is Possible

WASHINGTON -- Testing by Toyota Motor Corp. and other automakers has never detected electronic causes of sudden acceleration because it has looked for the wrong evidence and because this evidence is difficult to detect, three British consultants with doctorates in engineering said today. (Read more)
Source: Automotive News

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NADA Used Car Guide Expects Used Toyotas to Continue Moderate Price Declines

McLEAN, Va. — When drilling down to see how Toyota vehicles are performing at auctions throughout the country, NADA Used Car Guide found that since January, prices for these models have underperformed competitive products by a "dramatic amount." (Read more)
Source: AutoRemarketing

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Toyota Chief Vows 'Fresh Start' for Carmaker

Mr. Toyoda, on a morale-boosting visit to the Japanese carmaker’s European operation on Tuesday, described the worst quality crisis in Toyota’s 73-year history as an opportunity to make “a fresh start”. (Read more)
Source: Financial Times

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Treasury Slashes Exec Pay at Auto Firms

WASHINGTON -- The Treasury Department's pay czar cut cash compensation for the top 25 executives at five firms, including four Michigan-based auto industry companies, by one-third for 2010. (Read more)
Source: The Detroit News

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Honda's Hybrid Shatters Sales Target in First Month

As Toyota Motor Co. attempts to rebuild its reputation around the world, Honda Motor Co. on Wednesday said orders for its new hybrid sports car exceeded its forecast by 10 times, quietly stealing the march from its main Japanese rival. (Read more)
Source: The Wall Street Journal

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Nissan's Global Auto Production May Rise 13% Next Fiscal Year

Nissan Motor Co., Japan’s third-largest automaker, may raise its global output by about 13 percent next fiscal year. (Read more)
Source: Bloomberg

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Saab to Resume Shipments

DETROIT -- A fresh shipment of Saab cars, the first in nine months, will begin arriving at U.S. dealerships next week as the company starts anew under the ownership of Spyker Cars NV of the Netherlands. (Read more)
Source: The Wall Street Journal

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NADA University's Dealer Management Seminars Begin in April

McLEAN, Va. -- NADA University has announced that four on-site, week-long management seminars focused on fixed operations and financial management will begin in April. (Read more)
Source: NADAFrontPage.com

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Last Days to Save on Advance Registration for the ATD Convention

Advance registration for ATD Convention & Expo in Orlando, Fla., ends Friday, March 26. Don't miss the opportunity to book now and save. Online registration and housing is available at www.atd.org/convention.
Source: ATD

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"I would expect them to be profitable very soon."

    -- David Whiston, Morningstar Inc. auto analyst, predicting GM could come close to breaking even in the first three months of the year—a milestone after years of major losses, The Wall Street Journal, March 24


Dealers Urged to Take Floorplan Survey

NADA remains focused on expanding the availability of financing for dealers to purchase vehicle inventory. All dealers are strongly encouraged to take a few moments to participate in a brief, yet important, online survey. The data will be used to provide federal officials with a clear view of the state of wholesale lending to dealerships, the availability floorplan lines of credit and its impact on dealers. Click here to take the survey

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