Auto Remarketing Staff

Group 1 Automotive has grown its portfolio of Honda dealerships to 13 in total with the recent purchase of additional Honda dealerships in both Louisiana and Texas. Group 1 announced Tuesday the acquisition of Honda of Slidell in Slidell, La., and Fernandez Honda in San Antonio. “We are delighted... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Bernie Moreno Companies (BMC) has made an investment in the Dryver personal driver service to help the company boost activity in current markets and support new growth. The BMC dealership group announced Monday that it has partnered with Dryver to expand its business, but details and terms of the investment and... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Morgan Auto Group has expanded its portfolio to a total of 32 dealerships with the addition of two new stores that will be led by Jerry Clark. The company announced Friday that its newly acquired Brandon Hyundai and Brandon Mitsubishi stores in Tampa, Fla., represent its first and third Hyundai and Mitsubishi... Read More

Arlena Sawyers, Correspondent

Sonic Automotive’s EchoPark stand-alone, used-vehicle stores were “profitable as a group” in June, Sonic executive vice president of operations, Jeff Dyke, said during the company’s second quarter earnings call on July 27. Dyke said EchoPark’s seven stores made more than $1 million in June... Read More

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More than 1,000 people will convene in Washington D.C. on Friday for a 106-mile charity bicycle ride with the hopes of bringing in over $400,000 for autism research as part of the annual Bike to the Beach DC fundraiser Carfax is supporting for the seventh year in a row. This year, Carfax has set a goal of... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Amid five consecutive years of annual sales growth, Mitsubishi Motors North America (MMNA) has made plans to grow its U.S. field operations zone offices from two locations to four locations. The automaker announced Monday that it will assemble new U.S. regional offices that will operate out of Cypress, Calif.... Read More

Hertz appoints former Allstate VP as new CIO

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Hertz Global Holdings has announced that Allstate’s Opal Perry will serve as the company’s new executive vice president and chief information officer. Perry, a global technology leader who brings over 25 years of experience, was most recently VP of technology and strategic ventures at... Read More

Arlena Sawyers , Correspondent

On April 1, Ryan Norris, co-owner of Toyota of Easley, in Easley, S.C., dropped all TV, print and radio advertising and went all digital media, all the time. The date also marked the debut of “Ask Ryan,” a weekly online show during which Norris personally answers questions submitted by customers and the... Read More