Thoughts on test-drive safety

Test drives sell cars. They are the bedrock of the auto retailer’s craft: handled well, they rank among the most effective ways for sales pros to spend time. However, as this tale from this week’s...

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While retailers have rushed headlong to the end of the biggest new car sales month of the year, last week’s SMMT Connected conference looked much further ahead. The Connected conference discussed...

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Six years after Infiniti entered the UK market, it’s just opened its 12th retail outlet. However, retail figures for the make remain at what can be kindly described as extremely modest: a market...

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Almost every year, at about this time, Auto Retail Network members start to hint about how tough their OEM-set targets are for the year ahead. However, this time there are a few differences. It’s...

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We’re used to new models growing in size over the car they replace, adding kit and technical complexity and, yes, costing more, too. It’s become an industry norm that the published price creeps up...

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It appears to be all the rage that any retail or service provision business, absolutely and without fail, must email their customer to ask how the customer service was, as soon as they’ve bought said...

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