With dealer lots now full of 2018 models, many of the best deals will be on older cars that remain. Incentives also tend be larger on sedans and large pickup trucks than on SUVs. The average incentive in January was $3,657 and has probably ticked a bit higher since then. Read More
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The road to 2020 and beyond Key findings Overall, the global automotive industry is in better shape than it was five years ago, especially in the US, where profits and sales have recovered following the recent economic crisis, and in China, where growth remains strong. This progress will likely continue. Read More
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For the last century, the car culture has spread over the entire globe. As much as any other product, the car has shaped not only the global economy but how billions of people live. In Europe alone, the automotive industry accounts for roughly 12 million jobs (including related jobs); in Read More
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A trending move from regional to global supply chain processes is adding complexity to the automotive supply chain at an unprecedented level, driving a growing need for automation and collaboration. That’s revving up interest in realignment, consolidation and optimization of supply chain activities. The problem is, limited investment in top Read More
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Dumping sedans into fleet sales is certainly a path-of-least-resistance option leveraged by automakers in the past, but experienced used-car market observers understand the severe damage that strategy can do. However, in light of technology advances and consumer preferences — not only in the United States but also globally — pulling Read More
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