Automotive Resource Library

Carfax Auto Recalls Search Tool: The CARFAX Auto Recalls Search Tool enhances consumer and dealer awareness of open recalls. Click here

Where are the Cars?: In today's automotive landscape, good quality inventory at a fair price is hard to find. Profitability starts with making smarter and more profitable acquisitions, both internally and externally. Click here 

Where Are the People?: Finding the right car buyer for your cars can be challenging. Having a marketing strategy using simple ideas like organic search and social media is vital for your success. Click here

What Does It Take?: Service and Sales Partnership: In today's automotive landscape, fixed operations at a dealership are vital to its success. Profitability starts with making smarter and more profitable decisions. Click here

Stop Wasting Time and Money on Bad Data: In today's automotive landscape, communication with existing customers is vital to a dealership's success. Tap into some best practices to help build a communication strategy. Click here

Cox Automotive Dealer Sentiment Index: A quarterly overview of what's driving dealership business practices. Click here

Cox Automotive Sales Forecast: Insights into the monthly sales climate. Click here

Cox Automotive Industry Insights 2022 Webcast: Cox Automotive Chief Economist Jonathan Smoke, Senior Economist Charlie Chesbrough and Economic and Industry Insights Manager Kayla Reynolds explained how the auto industry performed in 2021 and how the Cox Automotive team sees the industry progressing in the new year.  Click here 

5 Ways Mobility Will Look Different in a Post Coronavirus World: COVID-19 has delivered a gut punch to the automotive industry, the likes of which we have never seen before. Click here

Dealer Teamwork’s ULTIMATE Guide to Google My Business: Google My Business optimization and analysis is crucial to your dealership’s success.  Download this Ebook to learn all the best practices, newest tactics and cutting-edge local SEO strategies that drive ROI. Click here

Claim of the Month: Federated's "Claim of the Month" is designed as a short, monthly awareness piece. Click here

Coronavirus and Pandemic Directives and Go-To Resources: Federated Insurance is proactively taking steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19, or coronavirus. Click here

Google Automotive Dealer Guidebook : The auto dealer’s guide to navigating today’s digital landscape. Click here 

Promote your inventory with Google vehicle ads: Promote your entire line of available cars to interested shoppers looking for vehicles online. Click here

Article: 'It's Time to Electrify your Marketing'

Webinar - Auto On Air: Electrifying the Auto Market

The Kerrigan Blue Sky Report: The Blue Sky Report is the industry's leading publication on buy/sell activity, key trends impacting blue sky values, and current blue sky multiples. Click here

The Kerrigan Index™: The Kerrigan Index™ is the only index tracking the seven publicly-traded auto retail stocks in the US, providing special insight into the dynamics affecting US auto retail. Click here 

The Kerrigan Dealer Survey: Kerrigan Advisors’ third annual Dealer Survey was designed to gauge dealer sentiment about the future value of their businesses, as well as their perspective on franchise valuations and acquisitions. Click here

Lands' End E-Store: A place to shop for all of your dealership apparel and gear, with or without a logo, at a discount compliment of Lands' End! Click here 

Lands' End E-Catalog: Find the latest in Lands' End merchandise for your dealership. Click here

Online Retail Market Monitor: Making the right decisions for your business starts with having the most accurate and current information available. Our Online Retail Market Monitor keeps you up to date on events, trends, and market forces that shape and guide your industry.  Click here

The 4 Best Automotive Marketing Strategies for Modern Car Buyers: Car dealership marketing strategies should incorporate digital and online ideas to meet customer needs. Click here 

International Automakers and Dealers in America: The 2023 Economic Impact Report, which is a joint effort between AIADA and Autos Drive America, details the economic investment of international brand automakers and their dealers in the U.S. Click here

You Auto Know: A weekly recap of events on Capitol Hill that impact your dealership. Click here