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Augusta Chevy dealership changes name, ownership

...was in a little smaller market."Cunningham said he likes the Augusta market because it is not oversaturated with car dealers."If I do what I did in Atlanta, which was provide great customer service, I think we'll be successful here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-01/augusta-chevy-dealership-c
Many Triple Crown bids have left lasting memories

...Victory Gallop wins by a nose. BIRDSTONE, BY ONE LENGTH (2004)Smarty Jones is the people's choice. His owner is a car dealer from Pennsylvania, he's recovered from fracturing his skull, and he wins a $5 million bonus by capturing the Rebel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-23/many-triple-crown-bi
Epic snows have meant economic woes across all industries

...reported sales dropped an average of 24 percent and payroll dropped about 7 percent among their small businesses members.Car dealers and real estate agents complained the poorly timed storms ? many of which hit on or around weekends ? were disastrous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-08/epic-snows-have-meant-econ
Used cars often sold with unfixed defects, despite recalls

...without the necessary repairs," Rosekind says.Used-car dealers fought past legislation because they didn't have access...Automobile Dealers Association, which represents new-car dealers that sell used cars, hasn't taken a position. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-28/used-cars-often-sold-unfix
US to fine Japanese air bag maker Takata $14,000 per day for failing to cooperate in probe

...to stop sales of defective autos that are an "imminent hazard."Also in the bill are provisions requiring used-car dealers and rental-car companies to get recall repairs made before they can rent or sell cars.The NHTSA is continuing to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/us-fine-japanese-air-bag-m
Thieves steal tires from car lot

A Gordon Highway car dealer told police that thieves stole tires from three vehicles on the lot.An employee at Auto Liquidators, 1546 Gordon Highway, noticed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-21/thieves-steal-tires-ca
What Is It?

...to last week's Renault. The DeLorean's engine was a 2.8-liter V-6 Renault engine.About two years ago, a car dealer on Washington Road in Evans had a DeLorean on his lot. It remained there a for couple of weeks. I stopped and looked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-01-22/what-it
Automakers end 2014 strongly, pushing some brands to records

...Buoyed by a resurgent economy, holiday sales, cheap gasoline and a love affair with pickup trucks, Americans headed to car dealers in droves last month, pushing full-year sales to what's likely to be the highest level since 2006.Fiat Chrysler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-05/automakers-end-2014-strong
Auto recalls

...Range Rover Evoques because a part could fail and disable the bag.The company will notify owners of the affected cars. Dealers will update the software for free.Ford, LincolnFord is recalling almost 160,000 of its 2013-14 Focus ST and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-21/auto-recalls
Former Edgefield car dealer Butch Pendarvis known for entertaining

...among customers or friends, J.M. "Butch" Pendarvis Jr. was known for his entertaining.The second-generation car dealer, who for decades owned and operated Pendarvis Chev rolet in Edgefield, S.C., took customers to his Estill, S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-10/former-edge