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NADA Announces Speakers for 2017 Convention in New Orleans

Online registration and hotel selection for the NADA convention open on Monday, July 25. NADA members and their managers who register by September 16 will receive a $100 discount from the onsite rate.
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GM Says It May Recall 4.3 Million Vehicles over Takata Air Bags

NHTSA spokesman Bryan Thomas: "The science clearly shows that these inflators become unsafe over time, faster when exposed to humidity and variations of temperature."
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Lexus No-Haggle Pricing Sends Some Buyers Fleeing, But Most Stay

In the seven weeks since his Lexus of Omaha dealership switched to no-haggle pricing, salesman Jim Endebrock has had one customer walk out.
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Dealer Attitude Survey: Lexus, Toyota and Subaru Achieve Top Overall Scores

Lexus ranked No. 1 overall among automotive brands in a recent survey that measured auto dealer sentiment of franchise value, automaker policies and automaker field staff. Toyota was second, followed by Subaru, Honda, Porsche, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Kia, Jeep, and Audi. NADA's' Dealer Attitude Survey, which is conducted twice a year, conveys timely dealer sentiment with the goal of encouraging automakers to regularly engage in constructive and beneficial exchanges with their dealers. (Read more)

Peter Fong to Lead NADA Dealership Operations

TYSONS, Va. (June 7, 2016) - Peter L. Fong has joined NADA as senior vice president of Dealership Operations. Fong brings more than 20 years of industry experience to NADA, having held numerous executive-level sales, marketing and brand management positions at Ford Motor Company and Chrysler Group LLC. Fong also guided Carmoza, an auto transport start-up company, through its merger and acquisition. (Read more)

The Benefits of Franchised Auto Dealers

The current franchised new-car dealer model has benefited consumers, manufacturers and local communities for nearly a century. NADA's "Get the Facts" page sets the record straight about the benefits of the franchise system for consumers and local communities all over America.

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