May the automotive advancements be with you. This week read recaps of the most impactful industry events of the last year – and the last decade. Plus, take a look at the trends dealers and consumers can expect to shape 2020.
FROM CBT NEWS: How Dealers Can Navigate Complex Marketing Strategies in 2020
On the marketing horizon: omni-channel platforms allow dealers to streamline growing digital efforts like social, video, and paid advertising into a single source.
FROM WARDSAUTO: Top Automotive Trends of 2019
This year, mergers, politics, and public shakeups impacted the state of the industry, while truck sales reigned supreme and average transaction prices rocketed to $38,393 in the second to last month.
FROM FORBES: Decade in Review: Cars and Bikes That Helped Define the 2010s
From film appearances and historical events to breakthrough industry advancements, the decade’s biggest cultural moments have been marked by a number of standout vehicles.
FROM CNBC: Tesla, GM and Others Hyped up Emerging Technologies in Autos. Now They Have to Deliver
After a decade of tech growth, the most ambitious OEMs will feel pressure to deliver in 2020. Some analysts predict annual EV sales will hit 4.4 million vehicles next year, while others believe there will be 120 different EV models on lot by 2025.