Automotive: Cars - Press Releases

Car Wreckers Wellington Get Ready for the New Year

As the end of the year approaches, Car Wreckers Wellington - fast becoming one of the top car wrecking companies in the Lower North Island - prepare themselves for the New Year. With 2014 almost under their belts, the team get ready to make it through the busy Christmas period and start 2015 with a bang.

Rapid Car Removal Gets Prepared for the New Year

With the year 2014 almost over, Rapid Car Removal - Melbourne's go-to car wrecking and car removal company based in Dandenong South - work through the busy Christmas period and get ready a busy year in 2015.

Welsh Subaru Announces "Share the Love Event"

LogoThe Welsh Subaru dealership in Montgomery County is participating in the country-wide franchise charity event titled "Share the Love". After several years of donating to numerous charities nationwide, the franchise continues the effort with their month long charity promotion. The company partners with over 600 organizations across the country to donate to their causes. Through sales and customer service, the dealership aims to contribute to the local community.

Mathews Ford Urges Auto Buyers to Research Before Purchasing Pre-Owned Vehicles

LogoMathews Ford, a trusted auto dealer in Sandusky, encourages all auto buyers in the region to do their research before purchasing pre-owned vehicles to avoid some common pitfalls.

MerchantsAuto.com Announces the Dealership Has Earned the Title of Dealer of the Year

Merchants Auto proudly announces they have been named Dealer Rater's 2014 Dealer of the Year in the Used Car Dealer New Hampshire category. This extends their streak of being named the number one car dealership in the area for 17 years running. Consumers looking to purchase a used vehicle should contact Merchants Auto, as they know they are choosing a dealer they can trust.

Smith Nissan Takes Delivery of New Order of in-Demand 2015 Nissan Rogue Compact SUVs

Smith Nissan, one of the state's top car and truck dealers and repair providers, announced that the company had taken new deliveries of the highly sought-after 2015 Nissan Rogue at its dealership at 6520 Autopark Drive. Since topping JD Power's 2014 APEAL Study in the Compact SUV category, the Rogue has become one of the most popular vehicles Smith Nissan offers, and company representatives expect the just-arrived 2015 Nissan Rogues to go quickly. In addition to having a number of 2015 Rogues for visitors to look over, Smith Nissan is also currently running a special whereby any qualified buyer who test-drives any of the company's vehicles, including the 2015 Rogue, will receive a $25 gift certificate.

Smith Chevrolet Launches Special Offer for Those Who Test Drive Company's Vehicles

Smith Chevrolet, one of the state's top new and used auto dealers, announced the availability of a new special offer. For a limited time, those who come into Smith Chevrolet's dealership at 90 Route OO in Jane and test drive a new or used car or truck will be eligible to receive a free, $25 gift card. Those interested in taking advantage of the offer can make use of a convenient online form at smithchevroletnwa.com to print out a certificate which they can take with them to the dealership.

Correct a Bad Credit Score by Purchasing a New Car Advises Right Direction Financial

Of the approximately 220 million Americans who have credit files with the three credit bureaus (Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion), about 20% of the individuals have what is classified as very poor credit, bad credit, or "deep subprime scores," according to Experian. Research compiled from the credit bureau indicated, the number of people with really low credit scores rose recently more than 16% to 40 million.

Smith Ford Launches Extended Discounts to Bridge Gap Between Lenders and Retail Costs

Recently released figures from the automotive industry reveal an 11 percent upturn in vehicle loans for those with less than perfect credit. Though this brings the average lending amount to more than $17,000 for used vehicles, this sum continues to fall below the suggested retail price of many pre-owned models by an average of $2,500. In order to bridge this gap between lenders and those needing a quality vehicle, John Robben, Chief Operations Officer of Smith Ford, has launched the dealership's newly extended lineup of discounted cars and trucks.

Rainer Zietlow Sets a New World Record with the New Exide Start-Stop AGM Battery

LogoRainer Zietlow set a new world record on the North Cape (Norway) to Cape Agulhas (South Africa) route on October 12, 2014. On this record-setting drive, Zietlow drove a Volkswagen Touareg V6TDI powered by the new Exide Start-Stop AGM battery. Taking 21 days, 16 hours and 36 minutes to complete the route, Zietlow beat the previous record of 28 days, which had stood for 30 years.

Car Rental in India: New Research Report Available at Fast Market Research

LogoAwareness of the car rental industry in India grew strongly among the urban population. The Indian car rental industry continued to be dominated by chauffeur-driven cars, driven by two factors. Firstly, driver charges in the country continued to be very low. Secondly, poor road and infrastructure continued to make chauffeur-driven cars a more preferred option from the perspectives of both customers and clients; however, the urban population, especially the younger generation aged 20-35, are in the process of switching over to the self-drive option. Companies such as Carzonrent India Pvt, with its brand Myles, promoted its self-drive option aggressively, which helped to attract more consumers into opting for self-drive.

New Report Available: Short-Term Car Rental in Brazil (2014) - Market Sizes

LogoShort-Term Car Rental in Brazil by Mintel Market Sizes provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2014. This market covers personal and business self-drive short term car and van rental. It is confined to only those vehicles which can be driven on a car licence. Market size is based on expenditure at end user prices including that of overseas tourists. Market size for Short-Term Car Rental in Brazil is given in BRL with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Brazil. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

Car Valuation Publishes Results of Ten Car Test, Identifying the Best Used Car Valuation Websites

Selling used cars can now be done online through any number of used car valuation sites. These sites often offer competitive rates to used car dealers and can be accessed from the comfort of one's own home. With so many of them out there however, it can be difficult for people to ensure they are getting the best price available without hours of work processing their car on every site. CarValuation.com is a site dedicated to saving people time in this endeavor, and has compared the prices for the best recommended used car valuation sites.

Auto Service Firm in Winnipeg Stress Importance of Tires in Preventing Accidents This Winter

With winter just around the corner, a leading auto repair shop in Winnipeg advises motorists to be get their tires ready for the upcoming season.

8Keyz.com Announces Its New and Innovative Online Car Rental Service

8Keyz.com announces its new and innovative online car rental service, Cheap Car Hire, which helps customers find the most affordable deals all over the world. 8keyz Car Hire compares the prices of 800 car hire agents at 30,000 locations worldwide to find the best deals. This unique facility supports the 8keyz mission desire to be the ultimate online motoring portal and a one stop shop for renting, buying and selling cars.

"Car Rental in Italy" Is Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoThe automotive sector is undergoing a period of recession in Italy, mainly because of a strong reduction in the purchase of new cars from private customers. In addition there is a trend of increasing car taxation, which is worsening the already difficult situation: for example higher petrol prices, tolls, car insurance, taxation on luxury cars and lower deductability of business cars. This in turn also has a consequence on car rental, as on the one hand it increases the management costs for car rental players, but on the other hand it means that some Italians are not willing to own a car, but prefer to rent a car only for the time needed, and also increases their preference for car sharing.

Market Report, "In-Car Entertainment in Morocco", Published

LogoThe performance of Moroccan automotive retailing is a key trend affecting sales of in-car entertainment. The number of Moroccans buying new cars is increasing, with most new cars meanwhile being fitted with in-dash media players and many with in-car navigation. Annual new car registrations increased significantly during the review period, thanks to the good performance of Dacia and Renault and the stronger availability of consumer credit. The Moroccan government also passed legislation in 2012 forbidding Moroccans to import cars that are over five-years-old, with imports of second-hand cars thus declining. The choice of car differs in rural and urban areas, with rural consumers more likely to opt for low-priced older cars.

New Market Research Report: Car Rental in Romania

LogoThe growth in car rental sales is facilitated by the rapid expansion of air travel routes, especially low cost airlines, as a chance to reach destinations faster and thus compete with the alternative of travelling by tourists own vehicles. Leisure car rental sales enjoyed a 5% rise in sales in 2013, in comparison with a 4% increase of the business car rental sales.

THE LOUDEST Lamborghini Diablo in the World Will Be Showcased at the 2014 LA Auto Show, at the New Car Superstore Booth

LogoLos Angeles car enthusiasts can take pictures and listen to the exhaust of this 1991 Lamborghini Diablo 5 speed manual transmission V12 engine, customized by Franco's European. This car has been showcased in Jay Leno's garage earlier this year.

Antaeus Vehicles to Be Fitted with GPS Tracking Devices

Taking time to ask for directions or trying to find the way back the preplanned route after getting lost on the road can waste precious time, which can translate directly into lost revenues. Using GPS can avoid getting lost on unknown streets, showing the quickest direction to reach the desired destination. It can be a saver for travelersin new cities or while meeting their potential strategic partners, customers or suppliers.

Welsh Subaru Dealership of Limerick, PA Announces It's Hiring

LogoOne of the major used car dealerships in Limerick, Welsh Subaru, is currently looking to hire a full-time Service Advisor and Counter Parts Person. Due to the increase of consumers with the demand for quality vehicles and auto service, the dealership looks to expand its’ team to deliver exceptional customer service. When hired, employees are subject to benefits, 401k, and competitive wages.

Antaeus Will Launch Services in 20 New Cities Across India in 2015

A car rental or a car hiring agency is a business that offers vehicles for renting purposes for short period of time (usually ranging from hours to number of weeks). It is frequently organized with several local branches (which allows the user to return the vehicle to some other location), & primarily positioned near busy city areas or airports and are often harmonized by a website permitting online reservations. A car rental agency primarily serves those people who require a provisional vehicle, for instance those who don’t own a car, travelers who are not in their own town or owner of destroyed or damaged vehicles who are in anticipation of repairs or insurance compensation against their automobile.

Car Rental in Spain - New Study Released

LogoIt was another challenging year in 2013 for car rental companies operating in Spain. The increase in the numbers of inbound tourists and travellers with special focus in cities such as Barcelona, Malaga and Palma de Mallorca. This was important for rental car operators as it helped to compensate for the continued drop in demand for domestic and business rentals as result of the economic crisis. However, tourists continued to limit the number of days they rent a car and book small or economical cars that are associated with a competitive price. In 2013 it is estimated by industry experts that the average car rental days was five days per contract.

"Car Rental in the Netherlands" Is Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoCar rental remained under pressure during 2013 and faced a further decline in value sales. The decline in the numbers of domestic tourists and travellers was one major reason for this. Another reason was the fact that growth in inbound travel was focused mainly on major cities such as Amsterdam. This often means that inbound tourists do not hire a car when travelling in the Netherlands as driving is highly impractical in Amsterdam. Another major reason for the decline recorded in car rental is the tendency of tourists and travellers to limit their budgets whilst travelling within the Netherlands. Car rental is one of the first elements to be removed from holiday budgets in order to save money. Towards the end of the review period, many tourists decided not to rent a car in order to save money, with many others deciding to limit the number of days they rent a car for, and others choosing to book more basic vehicles, which are generally cheaper.

New Car Models Added to Exide's Battery Replacement Tool

LogoExide Technologies has introduced a sweeping upgrade to its award-winning BRT-12 battery replacement tool. The device now supports more than 40 additional models, including a number of Start-Stop vehicles.