Category: Showroom

CADILLAC JOINS VIRTUAL SHOWROOM MOVEMENT

Following the lead of Tesla, Cadillac Dealers in the United States are being asked to consider establishing ‘virtual’ showrooms. With rapid improvements in virtual reality technology, prospective car buyers will be able to ‘test drive’ a vehicle by putting on…

How Solar Is Powering Dealers To Better Profits

Installing solar panels is proving a smart business decision for a growing number of Dealers seeking to cut their running costs There are few countries as well suited to solar power as Australia. Indeed, our sunburnt country enjoys more light…

How Bright is the Future for Electric Cars?

There’s been a lot of discussion about electric vehicles (EVs) and it often seems to be focused on the negative; range anxiety, slow sales growth, battery reliability and the overzealous predictions of its future by some economists, political leaders and…

Honda Rewards Its Greenest Dealers

US Honda and Acura dealerships enrolled in the company’s ‘Green Dealer’ program are reaping amazing rewards – but there’s good news for Australian businesses too. Almost 300 Honda and Acura dealerships in the US are striving to become the greenest…

Tesla’s Electric Shock

Newcomer Tesla has arrived on Australian shores with a retail model that does away with the Dealer. No matter what your position is on electric cars, it’s hard not to watch American electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors with interest. In…

How’s Your Digital Showroom?

Your digital showroom is so much more than your online inventory alone – it’s everything you do online, and it’s where sales are being won and lost. More than 97% of consumers start their car buying journey online and according…

Toyota Installs Largest Solar Power System in Victoria

A great change has occurred at Toyota Motor Corporation Australia’s manufacturing plant in Melbourne. Officially launched in early June, 2000 solar panels, designed and installed by Autonomous Energy, now cover the roof of Toyota’s Powertrain Factory at their Altona North…

New Models Landing Soon

The next few months will bring much excitement for Dealers and buyers alike with a raft of fresh makes and models on the horizon. Dealers and consumers have plenty of reasons to look forward to the next few months as…