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Car360 Secures $3.55 Million in Series A Financing Round Led by BIP Capital

Car360 Secures $3.55 Million in Series A Financing Round Led by BIP Capital

ATLANTA, June 27, 2017 -- Car360, a company at the forefront of bringing computer vision and augmented reality to the auto industry, today announced it has completed a $3.55 million Series A round of financing. Atlanta-based BIP Capital (recently merged with Accelerant Venture Capital) led the round, with participation ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO SATURDAY MORNING LIVE! - Auto Lab Call-In Radio LIVE Worldwide From New York City 7-9 AM Saturday June 24, 2017

AUTO LAB RADIO SATURDAY MORNING LIVE! - Auto Lab Call-In Radio LIVE Worldwide From New York City 7-9 AM Saturday June 24, 2017

Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show hosted by Professor Harold Wolchok. Each week a cadre of experienced hands-on automotive experts are in-studio with advice for the New York area's 12 million people, providing listeners with honest, practical and street-smart car ... Continue reading

June New-Car Sales To Fall Nearly 4 Percent Year-Over-Year; Down More Than 3 Percent From May 2017, According To Kelley Blue Book

June New-Car Sales To Fall Nearly 4 Percent Year-Over-Year; Down More Than 3 Percent From May 2017, According To Kelley Blue Book

IRVINE, Calif., June 23, 2017 -- New-vehicle sales are expected to fall nearly 4 percent year-over-year to a total of 1.46 million units in June 2017, resulting in an estimated 16.3 million seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR), according to Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com. "Kelley Blue Book projects June will be yet ano ... Continue reading

Want AWD? But Don't Want An SUV! Here Is HELP! - 2017-2018 Sedans Offered With AWD

Want AWD? But Don't Want An SUV! Here Is HELP! - 2017-2018 Sedans Offered With AWD

Auto Central. April 13, 2017; No Virginia you do not have to give in and buy an SUV because you need AWD. ... Continue reading

Make The Auto Channel Your First Stop Before You Shop- Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

Make The Auto Channel Your First Stop Before You Shop- Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

Dealer Direct Independent Car Shopper, How to buy a car correctly, hints and procedures so you buy it right...get smarter, car buyer New Cars Research - Tools for consumers that help them get smart not confused ... Continue reading

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The Auto Channel: 100% Relevant Unbiased Editorial For Brand Safe Advertising

The Auto Channel: 100% Brand Safe and effective Advertising Environment People want and need auto information and The Auto Channel will provide them with instant access to a massive editorially unbiased on-line multi-media library of automotive information and entertainment. ... Continue reading

Top Certified Pre-Owned Deals for June, According to Autotrader

Top Certified Pre-Owned Deals for June, According to Autotrader

ATLANTA, June 7, 2017 -- The editors of Autotrader have compiled their expert picks of the top certified pre-owned (CPO) programs available for June. With the summer season heating up fast, Autotrader doesn't want you to miss the chance to take advantage of some of the hottest deals available for like-new vehicles this ... Continue reading

Amazon As Local Car Dealer?

Amazon As Local Car Dealer?

Special to The Auto Channel From Gary Brooks CMO Syncron “The automotive service supply chain is already in a state of change. Brands such as Tesla are already allowing customers to circumvent the conventional dealership model and work with the OEM directly. ... Continue reading

New Technology Connects Car Sellers with Local Buyers

New Technology Connects Car Sellers with Local Buyers

Independent Automobile Dealers Association’s Convention & Expo in Las Vegas, the world's largest gathering of used vehicle dealers. Dallas-based 5miles has established working relationships with many of the largest dealer inventory providers, such as CarsforSale.com, Dealer Car Search, AutoCorner, Frazer, HomeNet, De ... Continue reading

Upcoming Lease Turn-in Rollover "Tsunami" Among RED FLAG WARNINGS For US Auto Sales

Upcoming Lease Turn-in Rollover "Tsunami" Among RED FLAG WARNINGS For US Auto Sales

By Martha Hindes, The Auto Channel The current upheaval underway with Ford Motor Company's sudden realignment of its top executive structure is only one of the uncertainties facing the auto industry as it approaches the end of the second decade of the 21st century. An annual industry analysis by Bank of America Merrill ... Continue reading

Former President and CEO Mazda North America Operations Jim O'Sullivan Joins motormindz as Managing Partner

Former President and CEO Mazda North America Operations Jim O'Sullivan Joins motormindz as Managing Partner

DETROIT, May 24, 2017 -- motormindz, Inc., a global automotive professional services and technology accelerator, announced today that Jim O'Sullivan, former President and CEO Mazda North America Operations, will join their globally recognized team as a Managing Partner. Mr. O'Sullivan is recognized as a creative, strat ... Continue reading

Flood of Off-Lease Vehicles and Dropping Residual Values Create Buyer's Market for Car Shoppers, According to New Edmunds Report

Flood of Off-Lease Vehicles and Dropping Residual Values Create Buyer's Market for Car Shoppers, According to New Edmunds Report

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 23, 2017 -- Car shoppers hitting dealer lots this Memorial Day weekend will be pleased to find themselves in one of the strongest buyer's markets in recent memory, according to the latest Used Vehicle Market Report from Edmunds. A growing glut of off-lease vehicles means shoppers who are looki ... Continue reading

LISTEN NOW! - Auto Lab Talk Radio LIVE From New York Saturday May 20, 2017 7-9 AM

LISTEN NOW! - Auto Lab Talk Radio LIVE From New York Saturday May 20, 2017 7-9 AM

The Auto Lab Radio Show is Broadcast every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel This Weeks Show Broadcast Date: May 20, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio cal ... Continue reading

Four FCA US Vehicles Earn Inaugural "Best Used Car" Award from CarGurus Website

Four FCA US Vehicles Earn Inaugural "Best Used Car" Award from CarGurus Website

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 5, 2017 -- Dodge Charger (2011 – 2017) earns "Best Used Car" award in Mid-size Sedan category Dodge Dart (2013 – 2016) named winner of Compact Sedans/Hatchback category Jeep Wrangler (2007 – 2016) earns top honors in Small Crossovers/SUV category Ram 1500 (2011 – 2017) takes first place ... Continue reading

Survey Reveals Shift In Where People Buy Used Cars

Survey Reveals Shift In Where People Buy Used Cars

Survey reveals shift away from private sellers towards dealerships and car supermarkets A survey of 1,289 mycarcheck.com customers has revealed a significant shift in where people buy used cars. 27% of those surveyed in February said they preferred to go to a main dealer or car supermarket, up from 13% of those asked t ... Continue reading

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