Tag: covid-19

FET Suspension Likely to Be Decided in the Next Two Weeks

As the HEALS Act is now under negotiation, ATD urges dealers to call upon their lawmakers in Washington and secure inclusion of suspending the FET through 2021.

Data Security and Privacy: What Dealers Need to Know

Increasingly stringent data security and privacy laws mean that technology providers will play a critical role in meeting these requirements for dealerships.

ATD Truck Beat: Commercial Truck Sales Down 29.2% During First Half of 2020

As with most industries, truck sales the rest of the year will be dependent on the ability to control the spread of COVID-19.

NADA Issues Second Quarter 2020 Auto Sales Analysis

During this quarter, retail sales recovered much more quickly than fleet sales from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

NADA Show 2021 the Most Important Yet

I simply can’t stress the importance of the upcoming NADA Show more. Now is the time for us to learn from the experts at the Show and from each other.

The Fleet Versus Retail Disconnect in May’s Sales Numbers

Fleet sales were down year-over-year by a whopping 72% in May, while retail sales only fell by 17%.

Suspending the Federal Excise Tax Can’t Wait

I urge my fellow dealers and others in the industry to contact their member of Congress this week to convey support for FET suspension and a strong economic recovery.

ATD Calls on Trucking Community to Support “Suspend the FET” Week

“Suspend the FET” week is the perfect time for truck dealers and other trucking industry stakeholders to contact House Democrats and ask them to sign the Pappas FET suspension letter.

NADA Chairman Rhett Ricart: Our Manufacturers Need Us More Than Ever

The COVID-19 pandemic has opened a greater dialogue between automakers and dealers, and we cannot miss this chance for the advancement of the industry that many of us have spent our lives building.

NADA Market Beat: May Sales Show Signs of Recovery

New light-vehicle sales showed signs of recovery in May, with a SAAR of 12.21 million units.