The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) elected Mike Alford as president for 2022. The decision was announced shortly after the group’s board of directors was adjourned on Tuesday. Alford – who runs Marine Chevrolet Cadillac in Jacksonville, NC – is currently vice president of NADA and will replace Paul WalserRead More →

The Trillium Automobile Dealers Association recommends that the Ontario government build more highways to meet the growing demand for population and job growth. TADA, which represents approximately 1,100 new vehicle franchisees in Ontario, made the recommendation in response to the Ministry of Transportation (MT) discussion paper on the Greater GoldenRead More →

Brian Garland chats with Liam Dennison, a student in the Applied Sustainable Ranching program at Thompson Rivers University in Williams Lake. (Photo by Rebecca Dyok) Brian Garland, owner of Cariboo Chevrolet Buick GMC Ltd. (center), with Thompson Rivers University Applied Sustainable Ranching Program Coordinator Gillian Watt (left) and Bull PenRead More →

Franchise Manager Barloworld Motor Retail Marcia Mayaba was elected Vice President of the National Automobile Dealers’ Association (Nada). “We are extremely happy to have Marcia on board,” said President of Nada Marc Dommisse. “We look forward to working closely with her on various issues impacting auto dealerships from an economic,Read More →

Via its Khaitan & Co board, the Federation of Automobile Dealers Association sent a formal notice to UM Lohia and its management. The Association stands ready to go to court if necessary, and will continue to update and engage the government. UM Lohia is a joint venture between the India-basedRead More →

Detroit – The National Automobile Dealers Association on Tuesday provided support beyond the proposed trade deal between Canada, Mexico and the United States. Charlie Gilchrist, president of the organization representing approximately 16,500 new vehicle dealers in the United States, called on Congress to “quickly” adopt the United States-Mexico-Canada trade agreementRead More →

Chinese industry associations are very much asleep. Created to advise government agencies, they often act more like bureaucrats than advocates for members. But the China Automobile Dealers Association broke the mold. This month, the group successfully negotiated a dispute between Audi and its dealers that threatened to escalate into all-outRead More →

Last week, President Obama unveiled his 2014 budget proposal to Congress. For fans of plug-in vehicles, there were 2 items in the proposed budget worth mentioning: $ 10,000 in point-of-sale rebate for electric vehicles and $ 575 million in proposed spending for the “EV Everywhere Grand. Challenge “of the DoE.Read More →

Tesla Motors is no stranger to resistance from state dealer associations, which oppose the electric carmaker’s approach to factory outlets. The best-documented standoff has been between Tesla and the Massachusetts Dealer Association, but legal or legislative battles are unfolding in several states. The latest state dealer association the company facesRead More →

Tim Jagielo | The Flint JournalThe new McDonald Chevrolet reopened earlier this month in the former Joseph Chevrolet store in Millington Township. This was one of the few bright spots in a year of concession closures in the greater Genesee County and Great Lakes Bay area. GENESEA COUNTY, Michigan –Read More →