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Using Snap21 Boosts Online Rep

In a recent US research report titled ‘Auto Marketing: Role of Digital Media in Automotive Purchase’ over 85 percent of respondents aged 18-55 years said finding a bad review online would impact their purchase decision. Another North American survey revealed…

Advertise For Free With SAE-A

With the upcoming closure of vehicle manufacturing in Australia, the reduction in design and development programmes, and the increasing influence of on-line vehicle and parts purchasing, there are many challenges that the Australian automotive industry will face over the coming…

Take Your Tools Everywhere

It’s a watch…it’s a bracelet… no wait, it’s the Tread, from Leatherman! If you’re a guy who just loves to tinker, this all new offering from Leatherman is going to blow your socks off. Deceptively stylish, plenty of guys might…

Benchmarking: Data Integrity A Key Weakness

As dealership profitability declines, Dealers are coming under increased scrutiny from manufacturers and financiers, who routinely compare actual performance to industry benchmarks. Using benchmarks to measure performance should assist in drawing accurate conclusions; however BDO is concerned that the integrity…

A Sound Strategy For Less Death On Australian Roads

Improved vehicle safety is just one part of The National Road Safety Strategy that’s been designed to lower the number of accidents on our roads. An Australian Transport Council (ATC) initiative, The National Road Safety Strategy (NRSS) is an agreed…

Are You Being Social?

Social media conjures all kinds of reactions from business owners, including Dealers – but it’s those with an ‘anti-social’ outlook who are being left behind. Do you remember when the term social media first started to gain popularity? As is…

MTAA Super Celebrates 25 Year Milestone

This year MTAA Super, the industry-superannuation fund for the motor trades and allied industries, celebrates 25 years of operation. Like any major Fund, MTAA Super has experienced its ups and downs, but overall , it celebrates 25 years in an…

Issue 5 Crossword Answers ‘Cars on Screen”

ACROSS: 2. Sunbeam, 6. Herbie, 8. Mini, 9. Dodge, 10. Lincoln, 11. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, 12. Gran Torino, 13. Ferrari, 15. Kitt. DOWN: 1. Dodge, 3. Aston Martin, 4. Pontiac, 5. De Lorean, 7. Flintmobile, 13. Fatboy, 14. Alpine.

NADA University Is a Game Changer

For the first time in history, the AADA will make NADA University available to Australian Dealers in a recently approved landmark agreement. Australian dealerships will have a new and outstanding opportunity to increase their knowledge and add valuable skills to…