Informational

We’re in Fixed Ops this week

Since it’s inception in 2004, Fixed Ops Magazine has been the #1 resource for Service, Parts and Body Shop departments for the over 18,000 automotive dealerships in the country. Since Service departments account for the majority of an automotive dealership’s profits, it’s no wonder General and Service Managers look to Fixed…

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SMARTPHONE APP VERSUS CAR KEYS

As early as next year, Volvo has plans to send new vehicle purchasers an app on their smartphones instead of handing over the car keys. It’s a bold move by Volvo, who has become increasingly interested in technological advances in car-connectivity, vehicle sharing and autonomous driving. I know what you’re…

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Look who’s in Fixed Ops this week!

Since it’s inception in 2004, Fixed Ops Magazine has been the #1 resource for Service, Parts and Body Shop departments for the over 18,000 automotive dealerships in the country. Since Service departments account for the majority of an automotive dealership’s profits, it’s no wonder General and Service Managers look to Fixed…

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Auto-sharing

G.M. invests $500 Million in Lyft

Big changes are on the horizon for automobile ownership and G.M. is embracing them. Lyft announced today, January 4th, 2016, that G.M. invested $500 million in their ride-sharing company. G.M. sees a future of less individual auto ownership and is looking to capitalize on the movement toward ride-sharing and auto-sharing….

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