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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
Unnecessary procedure

...affiliated with the state government.Columbia County consumers wouldn't tolerate the state telling them who their car dealer would be. They shouldn't tolerate the state dictating who operates their community hospital, either.Ponder how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-06/unnecessary-procedure
Electric cars gain a toehold in Atlanta

...second, Nissan builds the cars in Smyrna, Tenn., ensuring a steady supply to meet demand in Atlanta.The trick for car dealers is to have enough cars on hand to meet demand for, say, 60 days, but not so many cars that they'll sit on the lot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-07/electric-cars-gain-toehold
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
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
J. M. Pendarvis Jr.

...Chevrolet-Olds became the largest Chevrolet-Olds dealership in South Carolina. Butch was an outstanding salesman and car dealer winning countless sales and management awards from the Chevrolet and Oldsmobile divisions of Geneeral Motors Corp. during...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172757693
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-