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2014-07-23 23:09:09

Pearl Technology Holdings, LLC to Develop and Release Several Innovative Technologies To The Automotive Industry in Coming Months (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The executive leadership team behind RedBumper™, including industry entrepreneur Bruce Thompson, founder of RedBumper and American AutoXchange (AAX), has officially launched Pearl Technology Holdings, a newly formed holding company that will incubate, develop and distribute multiple software initiatives across different sectors of the...

2014-07-08 12:21:03

Strong retail demand and favorable credit conditions support used car sales and dealer profits ATLANTA, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strong consumer demand drove an increase in volume and values for used vehicles in the second quarter as attractive financing put purchases within reach of more consumers. The Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index, a measure of wholesale prices adjusted for mix, mileage and season, increased 1 percent compared to the first quarter and rose 3.6 percent on a...

2014-05-22 08:21:04

Improving margins in new car sales BEIJING, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dear Shareholders, China, as a nation, is only beginning its love affair with the road. In 2013, we saw double-digit growth in car sales, rising 14% to 22 million vehicles, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers, after two years of relatively weak, single-digit growth in the world's largest auto market. This is part of a process, as car ownership spreads from the sophisticated...

2014-04-21 23:07:07

CarOffer™ Opens A New World for Dealers to Exclusively Bid and Buy Used Cars Directly From Consumers Within Their Market Area Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 CarOffer™, launched in Dallas, Texas by industry entrepreneur Bruce Thompson, went live across the country on Thursday, April 17th with the industry’s first-ever smartphone centric tool. The user-friendly app, employing the latest mobile technology, gives consumers the ability to launch their car within minutes from...

2014-04-07 12:22:47

Despite Harsh Weather, Insurance Vehicle Replacements and Tax Refunds Keep Demand High ATLANTA, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Used vehicle sales for dealers went from good to even better in the first quarter of the year with strong demand that held up through the harsh winter. The Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index, a measure of wholesale prices adjusted for mix, mileage and season, increased 2.2% during the quarter and was 3.3% higher than a year ago. Tax refunds as of late March were up 3%...

2014-01-29 12:20:45

CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PCG Consulting has named PureCars Value Reports recipient of the Automotive Website Award in Marketing Innovation. The Automotive Website Award (AWA) winners were announced prior to the National Auto Dealers Association Convention in New Orleans on January 24th. The AWAs celebrate the top performers in the industry and recognize the best in design, technology, and search architecture for automotive website platforms. Receiving an AWA is...

2013-12-31 23:03:27

Junk-A-Car, one of the leading cash-for-junk-cars companies in the United States, is making it easier for customers to sell their old vehicles by now accepting cars that have no title. New York, New York (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Junk-A-Car (http://www.junkacar.com), one of the nation's leading cash-for-junk-cars companies, has simplified its car purchasing process for old, crashed or junk vehicles by now accepting vehicles that have no title. Now, car owners who have lost their...

2013-10-09 23:30:01

Guide will teach people the information they need to review before buying a used car. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 VehicleHistoryRecord.com has developed a guide to help their customers know what they need to review in order to avoid being ripped off when buying a used car, the company said yesterday. “The used car market can be tricky for people who don't know what information they need to review,” a VehicleHistoryRecord.com spokesman said. “There are a lot of things...

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