5 Surprising Marketing Moves From Elon Musk That Are Actually Brilliant By Sally Hogshead, Founder and CEO, How to Fascinate@SallyHogshead

Some of the most successful marketing tactics that Tesla used to build its following seemed completely insane at first. Here’s how to apply them to your own brand. When Elon Musk built his brand, it wasn’t the first automotive manufacturer.  It wasn’t even the first to bring an electric vehicle to market.  So how did he grab our attention? Read more about <span class="entry-title-primary">5 Surprising Marketing Moves From Elon Musk That Are Actually Brilliant</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">By Sally Hogshead, Founder and CEO, How to Fascinate@SallyHogshead</span>[…]

7 of the Most Brilliant Car Dealership Marketing Ideas We’ve Ever Seen by: Jazel Automotive Solutions

  It seems like every article about dealership marketing ideas have the same vague and boring lists. Email marketing. Responsive websites. Social media. These are all well and good, but they aren’t new ideas, they’re the standard (or what should be the standard). We’ve gotten sick of seeing page after page of the same old, Read more about <span class="entry-title-primary">7 of the Most Brilliant Car Dealership Marketing Ideas We’ve Ever Seen</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">by: Jazel Automotive Solutions</span>[…]

In Trump’s trade battle, this next move could be the heavy artillery that hits global growth for automotive Patti Dom, CNBC Markets Editor

The U.S. and China each slapped tariffs on $34 billion in goods, but economists say it is just an early volley and doesn’t have the economic impact a trade war involving the global auto sector would have. China and the U.S. did target each other’s vehicles, but it is a small hit compared with tariffs Read more about <span class="entry-title-primary">In Trump’s trade battle, this next move could be the heavy artillery that hits global growth for automotive</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Patti Dom, CNBC Markets Editor</span>[…]

Solid Growth in Global Auto Sales but US Protectionism May Stall Further Gains Juan Manuel Herrera, Scotiabank Economics, July 2018

STRONG EXPANSION IN GLOBAL SALES  Global auto sales expanded by 4.6% y/y in May, bringing the year-to-date total growth rate to 3.4% y/y, in line with the increase recorded during the same period in the previous two years. The growth in sales thus far in 2018 has, as expected, been led by strong gains in Read more about <span class="entry-title-primary">Solid Growth in Global Auto Sales but US Protectionism May Stall Further Gains</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Juan Manuel Herrera, Scotiabank Economics, July 2018</span>[…]

3 Key Takeaways From June’s Auto Sales Data Daniel Miller, Jul 7, 2018, TMFTwoCoins

Investors in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), General Motors, (NYSE:GM) and other major automakers exhaled a sigh of relief as June sales posted a healthy 5.2% gain over the prior year. The good news was welcome as concerns rise about possible tariff implications and as analysts continue to predict a down year for U.S. auto sales. June Read more about <span class="entry-title-primary">3 Key Takeaways From June’s Auto Sales Data</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Daniel Miller, Jul 7, 2018, TMFTwoCoins</span>[…]

Strong Economy Masks Auto Market Challenges, According to New Edmunds Report Talia James, Edmunds, 310-309-4900, PR@edmunds.com

Trade policy, interest rates, and an influx of younger buyers give auto sales a boost in the first half of 2018, but Edmunds forecasts market will cool later in the year Santa Monica, CA — June 27, 2018 — So far 2018 has been a strong but inconsistent year for the auto industry, and according Read more about <span class="entry-title-primary">Strong Economy Masks Auto Market Challenges, According to New Edmunds Report</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Talia James, Edmunds, 310-309-4900, PR@edmunds.com</span>[…]