Tag: Automobile Pricing

Why Americans can’t buy the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup truck | Business Insider

Why Americans can’t buy the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup truck | Business Insider

For Mercedes, the profitability of bringing an all-new truck into the market is questionable. Through June, consumers have purchased only 216,000 mid-size pickups in the US with annual growth at roughly 2.4%. The full-size segment is growing at 4.8% annually. Further, Kelley Blue Book data shows the average transaction price for the segment at $32,000 […]

VW hopes an aggressive pricing strategy will help it kick Tesla’s butt | Digital Trends

VW hopes an aggressive pricing strategy will help it kick Tesla’s butt | Digital Trends

While Model 3 production began in early July, Tesla still hasn’t announced pricing information. We know, however, that it will start at approximately $35,000, meaning the I.D. will carry a base price of approximately $27,500. That’s before incentives are factored in, too. Depending on where you live and which incentives you’re eligible for, the price […]

At BMW India, 50% of the car’s price is just taxes, says Vikram Pawah | Business Standard News

At BMW India, 50% of the car’s price is just taxes, says Vikram Pawah | Business Standard News

Q) Should entry prices for luxury cars come down to expand the market? A) The component of pricing in India includes manufacturing cost and taxes. We have been constantly localising. Of our 16 models, eight volume products are locally produced and have an average 50 per cent localisation, including engine. Tax is a big component. […]

‘Exorbitant pricing’ of Quantum at centre of taxi strike | Fin24

‘Exorbitant pricing’ of Quantum at centre of taxi strike | Fin24

Last week Thursday Santaco threatened to shut down the whole country if the highly used Toyota Quantum manufacturer did not respond to their demands within seven days. A week later they pulled the trigger. When it was introduced, it was at a fully imported price of R220 000. It is now produced locally at a price […]

Ghosn Says Electric Cars Still Dependent On Government Subsidies | Hybrid Cars

Ghosn Says Electric Cars Still Dependent On Government Subsidies | Hybrid Cars

Generous incentives are still needed to “jump-start” sales of electric cars, says Carlos Ghosn. In a media interview this week, the Renault-Nissan Alliance chairman and CEO gave his perspectives on the importance of government subsidies to move electric car sales forward. “It is very difficult to make the electric car an attractive buy without government […]

What Factors Hurt Toyota’s Margins in 2017? | Market Realist

What Factors Hurt Toyota’s Margins in 2017? | Market Realist

Other key factors In recent years, Toyota has been trying to adjust its pricing strategy to protect its margins in different geographical markets. Improved pricing as a result of these efforts helped the company to expand its margins in fiscal 2016. However, increased expenses and unfavorable foreign exchange overshadowed its improved pricing strategy in fiscal […]

Why Flexible Inventory Pricing Displays Should Matter for Your Website Provider  |Dealer.com

Why Flexible Inventory Pricing Displays Should Matter for Your Website Provider |Dealer.com

The combinations for displaying your inventory’s prices seem practically endless. And rightly so. Inventory pricing, and how your website displays it to the shopping public, is an important part of your sales strategy. Depending on what you would like your shoppers to do next, you’re faced with multiple decisions. Are you displaying all of the […]

Tesla cuts the starting price of Model S by $5,000 | Mashable

Tesla cuts the starting price of Model S by $5,000 | Mashable

The changes in pricing come a month after Tesla discontinued the 60 and 60D versions of Model S, which were are little cheaper at launch than the freshly priced 75 and 75D. There were changes in pricing further up Tesla’s Model S lineup, but these are a little less straightforward. The 90D model got cheaper […]

Dodge can’t stop dealers from pricing Demons above MSRP, but is taking some measures | Autozaurus

Dodge can’t stop dealers from pricing Demons above MSRP, but is taking some measures | Autozaurus

The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon just made its debut, and people are already talking about how much this thing might cost, not to mention how much dealers are going to mark it up. Speaking with Tim Kuniskis, head of passenger cars at FCA North America, we learned that pricing and dealer allocation will be announced […]

Will pricing strategy of Tata Motors bring Tiago’s success to Tigor? | Zee Business

Will pricing strategy of Tata Motors bring Tiago’s success to Tigor? | Zee Business

While the Dzire is priced at Rs 5.35 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), the VW Ameo costs Rs 5.24 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), Honda Amaze Rs 5.53 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), Ford Figo Aspire Rs 5.39 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) and Hyundai Xcent Rs 5.44 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Tata Motors expects this price advantage to work to its advantage. It […]