Category: Truck Dealers

ATD Membership Offers Many Benefits

ATD is strong thanks to its members. Our association can never replace your engagement, your feedback, your phone calls and your face-to-face meetings with us and industry stakeholders. Let’s keep it up together!

American Truck Dealers Push for Repeal of Federal Excise Tax on Heavy Duty Trucks

Rep. Rooney, who met with employees and toured the dealership, was the first cosponsor of H.R. 2946, a bill that would repeal the 12-percent federal excise tax (FET) on the sale of heavy-duty trucks and trailers.

NADA Show Workshop recordings

NADA and ATD Members: View 2018 Show Workshop Recordings

Workshop Recordings from NADA Show and ATD Show 2018 are now available as an exclusive membership benefit.

Continue to Shop the 2018 NADA and ATD Expos

The 2018 Expo is available all year long to registered attendees. Continue to shop the Expo on our MyPlanner website.

New ATD Report: Employment at U.S. Commercial Truck Dealerships Up 12%

“Overall employment at U.S. truck dealerships is the highest it has been in the last five years,” said ATD Senior Economist Patrick Manzi. “Truck dealers continue to contribute to their communities with jobs that pay well and offer the ability for advancement.”

Carrying the ATD Torch Forward

It’s my honor to carry the ATD torch and pick up where Steve Parker, our immediate past chairman, left off—in serving ATD and all its members for the next two years.

Call for 2019 NADA Workshop Speakers

2019 Call for Workshop Proposals Now Open

We are looking for our next round of educational speakers who will deliver top-notch learning sessions at NADA Show 2019 and ATD Show 2019.

Jodie Teuton Elected Chairwoman of American Truck Dealers

Teuton urged dealers to take an interest in legislative issues – such as the President’s infrastructure proposal, changes to the tax code and regulatory burdens – that impact truck dealerships.

ATD Chairman Steve Parker Urges Repeal of Federal Excise Tax in Farewell Address

“ATD supported new legislation, H.R. 2946, which would eliminate the archaic federal excise tax altogether,” said Parker, president of Baltimore Potomac Truck Centers in Linthicum, Md.

Rick Reynolds Named 2018 Truck Dealer of the Year

Rick Reynolds, president of Peach State Truck Centers in Norcross, Ga., was named 2018 Truck Dealer of the Year—a national award that recognizes commercial-truck dealers for business performance, industry and civic leadership and community service.