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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
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
ADP looking for Augusta home for dealer services spinoff personnel

...payroll and human resources functions for other companies. It also has a division that specifically deals with helping car dealers with management and marketing. Well, the dealer services segment is going to be a company all by itself. ADP announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-07-10/adp-looking
Photographer uses drone to get tough shots

...the drone flying it.Besides being a lot of fun, the drone also has some practical applications."I am talking to a car dealer about doing aerials of the cars. I can float right over the automobiles and get a good perspective of the car lot for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-04-24/photographer-use
Stock slump forces market sell-off to continue

...dragged on the market to start the week. Concerns about earnings and sales drove declines. CarMax slumped after the used car dealer reported lower net income, and Mattel dropped on concerns about demand for big-name toys.Stocks have been volatile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-07/stock-slump-forces-market-
Proceed with care

...services, health care or otherwise, are most needed? Thank goodness there's no Georgia Department of Auto Retailers. Car dealers might have to ask, pretty please, for state certification before expanding to a second location.While the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-01-26/proceed-care
US consumer confidence index rises in December to 78.1

...last week.While many retailers have reported disappointing holiday sales, consumers appear to be spending more at car dealers, on utilities and other services and online. Americans increased their spending in November by the most in five months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-31/us-consumer-confidence-ind
End of year shapes up to be prime car-buying time

...000.Some SUVs, such as the Jeep Grand Cherokee, aren't selling at much of a discount, Darvish said.Luxury car dealers advertise heavily for the holidays and offer good lease deals. Lexus is offering to lease an ES sedan for $359 per...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-13/end-year-shapes-be-prime-c
Car prices hit record as buyers pile on options

...or 4.5 percent, in the past two years, far faster than normal.The result is a dream scenario for automakers and car dealers: People are paying record high prices just as demand returns to levels not seen since the Great Recession.Those who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-06/car-prices-hit-record-buye
Auto recalls

...include the 2005-11 Ford Crown Victoria (including Police Interceptors), Mercury Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car.Dealers will inspect the cars and might replace the lower intermediate steering shaft and if necessary re-secure a lower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-09-05/auto-recalls