Entries in RM Auctions (11)
Its Friday, its the Vroom Room, come in make yourself comfortable, enjoy the cappuccino, join the conversation.
Yes...its Pebble Beach and the various activities in Monterrey this week end. Browse the RM Auctions catalogue to give you a feel for the week end.
Although a little long, an informative presentation by McKinsey on The Social Economy. At times we truly wonder how many pundits are truly grasping the impact of the social economy. Or simply focusing on various components of social media, as it applies to the auto industry, and especially auto dealers.
Whe you read that a dealer gives away a car in a Facebook contest to garner followers. With the winner of the car is so far removed from the dealer's reasobale AOR that it defies good sense. It makes you wonder.
If you are involved in the auto industry, you heard that BMW "padded" their July sales in the US. Do you think for a moment that every other manufacturer was an innocent spectator. In the game of putting money on the hood or the trunk to move metal, that money applies for customers and/or dealers to generate RDR's (Retail Delivery Report).
Fascinating article in the Globe and Mail, What Canadian CEO's are asking Jim Flaherty, you have to wonder where the heads of some of these leaders of industry are situated.
Our usual old cars from Carmel Concours on the Avenue 2012.