Retail

Survey results: Traditional dealerships or online sales to lead market in ten years?
Dealerships still not aware of WLTP as deadline looms
Sixt plans app to bypass traditional counter services
Stores adding EV charging points for customer retention
Online dealership portals could be the future of vehicle purchasing
Audi and Kia launch online portals for sales and consumer interaction in Germany
Online leasing could be the future as Vehiculum secures further investment
PSA collaborates with KBRW on spare parts distribution, consolidates fleet sales structure in France
Asian manufacturers top servicing satisfaction tables in UK
VW offers meeting in dealership diesel row as it prepares for further compensation for US market
Independent garages could lose access to data over Brexit
Leather loses its sheen as consumer attitudes change
Hire firms charging consumers for repairs that are not completed
Daimler and Bosch have teamed up to introduce automated valet parking
Insight: Soft tops succumb to indifference in the UK
More new vehicles could be sold online as Amazon enters the market
Auto Trader sees shares fall despite profit rise as doubts in UK car market surface
Volkswagen and Audi plan big dealership network changes
One in five cars to be sold online in a decade, costing 27,000 UK jobs
Aftermarket calls for open data sharing to prevent monopolisation of industry