Nissan could position the new e-4ORCE all-wheel-drive system used in the Ariya EV crossover as one of the killer apps of its coming wave of electrified vehicles.
Nissan has been able to draw new customer segments, higher credit scores than it saw historically, Nissan Americas Chairperson Jeremie Papin told the American Financial Services Association Vehicle Finance Conference.
Porsche Board of Regents Chairman Mike Sullivan, dealer principal of Porsche South Bay and managing partner of LAcarGUY group, said Porsche dealers are unlikely to reach their preferred inventory level in 2023.
Automotive stalwarts such as BMW, Porsche and German supplier Robert Bosch are betting that e-bicycles will become a lucrative business as consumers look for newer, cheaper and eco-friendly ways to get around.
Charlie Hall, 43, is in his first year as chairman of the Volkswagen National Dealer Advisory Council and says dealers were taken by surprise when VW created the nascent Scout Motors brand in May. He said he and his fellow VW dealers can and want to sell Scout vehicles in their showrooms.