Nissan Rocks Facebook

Nissan Named One of Top Brands on Twitter for 2011; Surpasses 500,000 Facebook Fans FRANKLIN, Tenn. — Celebrating success on the brand’s social media channels, Nissan North America recognized how important tools like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube have become to build brand loyalty, engage directly with consumers and generate website click-throughs. Nissan credits the recent achievements … [Read more...]

Ford Sales Back on Track – “Quality Delivers”

Ford Brand Sales Top 2 Million for 1st Time Since 2007 Posted on December 30th, 2011 by Dealer in News DEARBORN, Mich. – U.S. sales of the Ford brand this week topped 2 million vehicles for the first time since 2007. The milestone makes Ford the best selling brand in America and the first automotive brand to hit the 2 million mark since 2007. “Ford’s lineup of high-quality, … [Read more...]

Social Media Success Starts from Within

Creating Word-Of-Mouth Through The Creation Of Community Posted by David Johnson Creating, working with and the continued growth of smaller individual communities within the larger brand community is the best way to create word-of-mouth, both online and off. The traditional definition of community was defined as a group of interacting people living in a common location. With … [Read more...]

Chevrolet Volt – Customer Satisfaction Initiative

GM Builds on Battery Safety to Ensure Confidence in Chevrolet Volt Posted by Dealer in News DETROIT – General Motors announced Monday initiatives for customer satisfaction and battery safety research to ensure ongoing confidence in the Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicle. Customer safety, satisfaction remain highest priority Volt owners offered alternative GM vehicle loans … [Read more...]

The Boston 2012 Toyota Launch Event

Herb Chambers Toyota of Boston would like to invite you to a very special event on Thursday, November 17 at 6 PM! We will be unveiling the all new 2102 Toyota Camry, the 2102 Prius V and the 2102 Yaris and showcasing the innovative technologies that these incredible vehicles are bringing to the market. Please come join us for food, catered by GOURMET CATERERS, drinks sand the chance to win and … [Read more...]

2012 Ford Focus Electric

Ford Opens Reservations for 2012 Focus Electric Posted on November 2nd, 2011 by Dealer in News SEATTLE, WA. – Starting today, drivers that want to go completely gasoline-free will be able to configure the all-new 2012 Ford Focus Electric online at Ford.com and place their orders with a Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) dealer. 2012 Focus electric is Ford’s first all-electric, 100% … [Read more...]

Edmunds Looks at 2011 Inventory & Incentives

2011 Model Year Inventory Running Out Quickly Posted on November 1st, 2011 by Dealer in News SANTA MONICA, Calif.  — Edmunds.com, the premier online resource for automotive information, noted today that October may officially be the turning point for the automotive model year. In October, 2012 model year vehicles made up 52.3 percent of new car sales; in September the figure was only … [Read more...]

“Put Her in the Drivers Seat”

Women Car-Buyer Survey Results Announced Posted on October 19th, 2011 by Dealer in News BELMONT, CA — BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, announced the results of “Put Her in the Driver’s Seat,” at the JD Power & Associates 2011 Automotive Internet Roundtable in Las Vegas. The survey, designed to explore how women feel and where they turn … [Read more...]

Herb Chambers Hyundai of Westborough!

MA Car Dealer Adds 50th Dealership! Herb Chambers Companies. are gearing up for the grand opening of their 50th dealership --- a Hyundai franchise in Westborough. The grand opening celebration is set for Thursday. Herb Chambers Hyundai features 12 service bays and a two-lane drive-in service department where each customer will be greeted by a valet.  Amenities will include a café, a client … [Read more...]

Hyundai Motor America Gaining Momentum

Experian Automotive market analysis: Hyundai leads in corporate loyalty for first time Schaumburg, Ill. — Experian Automotive today released its Q2 2011 market analysis showing that Hyundai Motor America continued gaining momentum in North America as it topped the industry in corporate loyalty for the first time. Hyundai’s corporate loyalty rate of 49.6 percent edged General Motors and Ford … [Read more...]

Volkswagen Employment could grow by 10% in 2012

Good News for Global Economy! Winterkorn: 500,000 employees by end of 2012 is possible. FRANKFURT (Reuters) -- Volkswagen is looking to increase its global staff by more than 10 percent next year, CEO Martin Winterkorn told a German newspaper. Winterkorn, in an interview published Sunday by newspaper Bild am Sonntag, said it was possible for the group to have … [Read more...]

US Volkswagen Shows Profit!

US VW  Shows Profit for First Time Since 2003!   Volkswagen expects profitable U.S. sales this year for the first time since 2003, its U.S. CEO said today, despite an analyst’s warnings that the auto industry must stimulate U.S. demand or risk recession-level sales for several years. Volkswagen’s Audi-brand sales made money last year in the U.S., Volkswagen of America CEO Jonathan … [Read more...]

Automotive Internet Marketing

What’s The Biggest Challenge for Internet Marketing Departments? Article Courtesy of:  Dealer Communications Fort Lauderdale, FL – AutoUSA Internet Sales Solutions recently announced the results of its 2011 auto dealer Internet marketing survey. The survey results reveal the economy is having a significant influence on customers’ abilities to buy cars, and that staffing issues continue to … [Read more...]

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