In this episode of the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show…Boeing MAX returns to skies after flight from Miami; Ford partners with insurance providers to offer behavior-based premiums; GM May build more Hummer EVs due to overwhelming response; Detroit Three won’t mandate COVID vaccines for workers; Self-driving startup Nuro cleared to commercialize service in California; Honda leads $15 million investment in e-commerce platform ModalRead More
Tweet Here’s a fun handy video for you – the Top 10 Countries by Vehicle Production from 1950-2010. Figures include passenger cars, light commercial vehicles, minibuses, trucks, buses and coaches. Be sure to catch the…
This week on the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show, we discuss the impact of TikTok being banned in the US and the potential Microsoft buyout. We also take a deep dive with our Special Guest for the day – Steve Greenfield from Automotive Ventures, into how “Digital Retailing” (or Remote Retailing) players may benefit from the pandemic in the long-term. Plus, it’s Used Car Week on the show and we have a panel discussion lined up to look at the state of the used car business and key developments.
This post features video highlights from two different dealer interviews at the 2020 NADA Show were we talk about the warranty reimbursement process for long-term sustainability and growth with QB Business Solutions Founder and Owner Lumena Litts.
In this episode of the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: Hertz files for bankruptcy; Used car e-commerce company Vroom files for IPO; Spotify Keeps Focusing on Podcasts with Joe Rogan Deal; Human rights groups object after man in Singapore sentenced to death via Zoom; Twitter Deletes Michelle Malkin’s “Censorship” Video; Restaurants rebel against delivery apps as cities crack down on fees
In this episode of the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show we took an alternate approach with the program and introduced the all-new segment – 2-Minute Drill Down where our two guests faced each other in a round of retorts to select current events happening in the world: Elon Musk Defies Lockdown Orders and Reopens Tesla’s Factory; Police Drones Used to Enforce Social Distancing; People Uncomfortable With Government Tracking, but Less So if It’s to Fight Virus.
Tweet Companies such as Tesla, Ford, Toyota, Uber, Volvo, and others have been working hard to reach the ultimate goal of Level 5 autonomous vehicle operation, in which vehicles are completely self-driving and able to…
Tweet Most dealerships know about the warranty reimbursement process available through OEMs, but not all dealerships take advantage of it. Some think it muddies the relationship between the OEM and the dealership, others think it’s…
In this session, we talk at length about how increased competition is driving a need for better data and a focused marketing strategy. The first segment focuses on CPO sales forecasts and pricing, and the impact that OEMs have on the market. The second segment focuses on how Google My Business can be utilized to help sell more used cars.
A mashup of conversations about fixed operations from January through March that reveals how undetected COVID-19 was and how quickly it became the unassuming disruptor that it was. In it we review the online auto parts business of 2019, hear how dealers recruit and develop service technicians, and we see first-hand how dealers are adopting COVID-19 protocols and safety measures.