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J.D. Power reports used truck devaluation slowing in July | tps

J.D. Power reports used truck devaluation slowing in July | tps

The used truck market experienced mixed pricing but a slight reprieve for unit devaluation in July, J.D. Power reported Wednesday in its August 2019 Commercial Truck Guidelines industry report. In the auction market, J.D. Power states auction volume pulled back in July while pricing was mixed. There was a resurgence of interest in newer trucks, […]

Chevrolet Releases 2020 C8 Corvette Stingray Pricing | Road and Track

Chevrolet Releases 2020 C8 Corvette Stingray Pricing | Road and Track

When Chevrolet first revealed the mid-engine, C8 Corvette Stingray last month, GM product head Mark Reuss promised it would cost less than $60,000. A remarkable number for a mid-engine sports car with this much performance. Today, Chevy released complete pricing info for the C8, and opened up pre-orders for the hotly anticipated car. Starting price? […]

Cars for sales: Price hikes on new vehicles may finally slow | USA Today

Cars for sales: Price hikes on new vehicles may finally slow | USA Today

Sticker prices on new vehicles are approaching $40,000 as the nation’s SUV craze continues. But relief may finally be in sight. A confluence of factors, ranging from a glut of SUVs to increasing discounts and the slowing market for new vehicles, may be poised to slow the ascent of prices. That doesn’t mean new cars […]

CarOffer: Instant wholesale trade platform can reverse margin compression | Auto Remarketing

CarOffer: Instant wholesale trade platform can reverse margin compression | Auto Remarketing

The company said that through its patent-pending dealer-to-dealer transaction marketplace called Matrix, the platform allows dealers to acquire retail-ready upstream inventory with confidence. “It is a revolutionary new way to both acquire and liquidate inventory instantly,” CarOffer said in a news release. The company says that for dealerships, CarOffer eliminates the guesswork and much of […]

Used diesel cars not in ‘major pricing difficulty’, says Cazana | Market Insight

Used diesel cars not in ‘major pricing difficulty’, says Cazana | Market Insight

July 2019 brought with it much discussion around the decline in used car performance despite a level of decline which will remain a moot point. There has also been a plethora of comments on the performance of dealer groups nationwide and the City and markets have watched carefully as the half-year financial results of the […]

LILLEY: Electric vehicle sales slump one year after subsidy cut | Toronto Sun

LILLEY: Electric vehicle sales slump one year after subsidy cut | Toronto Sun

Electric vehicle sales took a sharp tumble in Ontario when the Ford government cancelled subsidies for the high-end cars a year ago. Fresh off their election win, the PCs said there was no sense in subsidizing vehicles for wealthy people that could afford to spend the extra money for a green car. It’s a point […]

Elon Musk: Tesla will stop selling cars [Update: at consumer pricing] once full self-driving is solved | Electrek

Elon Musk: Tesla will stop selling cars [Update: at consumer pricing] once full self-driving is solved | Electrek

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been talking a lot about Tesla Network lately, part of Tesla’s “Master Plan, Part Deux” which will enable Tesla cars with full self-driving hardware to operate as autonomous robotaxis to generate revenue for owners and for Tesla itself. This is all still a ways off, but that hasn’t stopped Musk […]

Spark’s electric cars now available to rent in Bucharest at double the price of an electric scooter | Business Review

Spark’s electric cars now available to rent in Bucharest at double the price of an electric scooter | Business Review

Spark, a Lithuanian startup that is also present in Bulgaria, was launched officially in Romania on Wednesday. The company offers electric car rentals which are similar to electric scooter rentals, with payment by the minute. Users must install the app and upload the necessary documents (driver license, bank account), without the need of a deposit. […]

Toyota Corolla sales slump as car rental companies shift to Kia and Hyundai | CarsGuide

Toyota Corolla sales slump as car rental companies shift to Kia and Hyundai | CarsGuide

Toyota has lost a massive rental car fleet contract that has put an 1800-car dent in its annual sales and contributed to an 8.5 per cent slide in year-to-date results. After 20 years with Corollas, one of the nation’s biggest independent rental car businesses has shifted orders to other manufacturers led by Hyundai and Kia. […]

Wheels for a steal: To buy or to rent? | LiveMint

Wheels for a steal: To buy or to rent? | LiveMint

Mumbai: To buy or to rent? The question can be asked for most things: homes, household appliances or vehicles. With changing lifestyles and growing frequency in change of job locations, more and more people are abstaining from buying cars. Automobile companies such as Hyundai, Mercedes, Mahindra and Mahindra, Fiat and Skoda are offering leasing services, […]