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NADA Chairman to Discuss Latest Fuel Economy Proposal and What It Means for the Buying Public
Chrysler Starting to Name Fiat Dealers for the US
How High is Up for Used-Car Prices? We May Be There Now
Chrysler Says Dealers With Express Lane Service Double Oil-Change Business
Marchionne Makes Final Push to Fix Alfa Romeo as VW Circles
Mazda Chief Says Ford Partnership is Unchanged
Scouting Sites for an Electric Future
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NADA Chairman to Discuss Latest Fuel Economy Proposal and What It Means for the Buying Public

Will fuel economy and credit rules drive buyers out of the market?

DETROIT -- As the debate over fuel economy heats up, Ed Tonkin, chairman of the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), will raise some tough questions in a speech at the Automotive Press Association luncheon, held at the MGM Grand Hotel Thursday. Tonkin, a multi-franchise dealer from Portland, Ore., will discuss the potential impact of fuel economy and credit rules on consumers.
Source: NADAFrontPage.com

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Chrysler Starting to Name Fiat Dealers for the US

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- The automaker said Wednesday that it wants Fiat dealers in 119 U.S. markets - mostly in areas that have a high number of small-car registrations - and will name more dealers by year's end. (Read more)
Source: The Associated Press

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How High is Up for Used-Car Prices? We May Be There Now

New-car sales could get a boost from an unusual quarter, which the market hasn’t seen in a while: used-car prices are so high, they’re starting to bump heads with new-car prices. (Read more)
Source: BNET 

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Chrysler Says Dealers With Express Lane Service Double Oil-Change Business

Chrysler Group LLC, the U.S. automaker run by Fiat SpA, said dealers who set up quick-lube services as part of the company’s push to improve customer treatment are doubling their oil-change business in one year. (Read more)
Source: Bloomberg 

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Marchionne Makes Final Push to Fix Alfa Romeo as VW Circles

Fiat SpA Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne, rejecting overtures from Volkswagen AG, says Alfa Romeo isn’t for sale. (Read more)
Source: Bloomberg

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Mazda Chief Says Ford Partnership is Unchanged

TOKYO -- Mazda's chief executive said his company's partnership with Ford remains unchanged amid speculation the U.S. automaker plans to further reduce its stake, and ruled out tie-ups with other companies. (Read more)
Source: The Associated Press

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Scouting Sites for an Electric Future

Garages, Stores and Gas Stations Are Among Targets for U.S.-Funded Effort to Install Car Chargers

SEATTLE—Rich Feldman has a tall task ahead of him: to get several thousand car-charging stations installed at office buildings, shopping centers and gas stations to juice up electric vehicles set to arrive later this year. (Read more)
Source: The Wall Street Journal 

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UPCOMING SEMINARS

ADESA/NADA University Present "Free" 'Industry Insight' Series at ADESA Golden Gate in Tracy, Calif. (Oct. 21)

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Webinar: The New Risk-Based Pricing Rule (Nov. 3)

NADA's 'Dealer Day' Conference at 2010 SEMA Show in Las Vegas (Nov. 3)

To register for NADA U training, sign in to NADA U, then go to the NADA U Store, select “Webinars & Seminars” under “Products,” and follow the ordering instructions.


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‘Aftermarket Zone’ at the NADA Convention Sells Out

The “Aftermarket Zone” at the 2011 NADA Convention & Expo in San Francisco has sold out. The “Aftermarket Zone,” which has doubled in size since debuting at the 2010 convention, will showcase 15 companies in more than 8,000 square feet of booth space. For more information, click here.


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NADA Member Wins HP Mini Notebook

Congratulations to D. Ward Drennen, III, of Don Drennen Motor Co Inc. in Birmingham, Ala., the winner of NADA's drawing for an HP Mini Notebook for responding to an e-mail survey on how dealers can make the most of technology. To learn more about discounted HP products go to NADA's PC Purchase Program site (member log in required)


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