New NJ CAR Officers Elected At The May 17, 2017 Organizational Meeting (05/19/2017)
The NJ CAR Board of Trustees held its organizational meeting on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, and acted on a slate of officers submitted by the Nominating Committee. Elected to lead the association fo ... more 
Nearly 40 Dealers Have Signed Up To Host A USO Barbecue For The Troops Event (05/19/2017)
Saturday, July 15, 2017 Nearly 40 dealerships have signed up to participate in the first-ever New Jersey Dealers Care USO Barbecue for the Troops event. All New Jersey dealerships are invited to v ... more 
Is An Increase In The Federal Gas Tax On The Horizon? (05/19/2017)
President Donald Trump, in a recent interview with Bloomberg News, said he would consider an increase in the “Gas Tax” to help pay for highway construction and repairs around the country. The fede ... more 
Average Fuel Economy Rises Slightly In April (05/19/2017)
According to the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, the average fuel economy of new light vehicles sold in the U.S. in April rose to 25.3 mpg, up 0.1 mpg from 25.2 mpg in Ma ... more 
Upcoming NJ CAR Academy Classes (05/19/2017)
May 22 & 23, 2017 Don’t Miss NJ CAR’s Two-Day F&I Manager Boot Camp NJ CAR will be hosting a two-day F&I Manager Boot Camp with Ken Carlson of Manage Rite, Inc. and Judy Vann Karstadt ... more 
Nearly 50 Dealer Have Supported The Valerie Fund's WE CAR Program In 2017 (05/19/2017)
Nearly 50 dealers have already contributed a total of $85,000 to The Valerie Fund this year to help support the 6,000 children with cancer and blood disorders that receive care through the organiz ... more 
Car Sales Drop In April, While Light Truck Sales Stay Flat (05/19/2017)
According to Bloomberg News, U.S. auto sales dropped 4.7% in April, the fourth consecutive month that demand has fallen for new cars and trucks, with international brands accounting for 55.5 % of ... more 
Utilize ALL NJ CAR Tools To Stay Informed (05/18/2017)
One of NJ CAR’s primary missions is to provide dealers (and their employees) with information that could impact the franchised, automotive retail industry in New Jersey. The Coalition also strive ... more 
Follow NJ CAR On Social Media Or On Your Smartphone (05/18/2017)
For those who are active in social media, particularly Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, we encourage dealer members, employees, colleagues and other contacts to connect with NJ CAR in order to rece ... more 

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Good communication can ease a DMS switch
A top CDK official explains the process of installing a new dealership management system and the importance of good communication between vendor and dealer.... more 
Dealer anniversaries
Dealers featured this week include Ray Ciccolo, dealer principal of Boston Volvo Village in Allston, Mass.; and John LaSorsa of LaSorsa Chevrolet-Buick in New York City.... more 
Toyota CEO Akio Toyoda reaffirms U.S. commitment ahead of Camry launch
Toyota's CEO sought to give U.S. dealers an extra dose of motivation ahead of the critical launch of the redesigned, eighth-generation Camry.... more 
Connected-car future requires manufacturers to network
To realize the potential of connected and autonomous vehicles, vehicle manufacturers and technology providers must work together to integrate software and applications into the heart of the vehicle operating system.... more 
The dealer group and partner Cox are preparing for a future that could rely less and less on personal car ownership.... more 
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