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Tuesday, 03 November 2020 19:51

Judge Rules Against Release of Documents

The judge in the case of Allstate* vs Auto Glass America and its owner, Charles Isaly (AGA), has ruled that certain documents provided in the case will remain confidential and not be made public.

Cox Automotive, in partnership with the National Association of Minority Automotive Dealers (NAMAD), awarded its Rising Star Award to Carlos Sandoval, partner and fixed operations director at Bartow Ford in Bartow, FL, among the largest volume Ford dealers in the nation and a 22-time President's Award Winner.

Volkswagen has drawn inspiration from Tesla in many ways, especially in its quest to transition to a lineup of fully-electric vehicles.

Ally Financial Inc. and the National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers (NAMAD) have joined forces to name Grené Baranco, the new and used sales manager of Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead in Atlanta, the recipient of the third annual "Ally Sees Her" award, in recognition of her automotive leadership and commitment to community and diversity.

Relentless Collision has opened its first and flagship collision repair center in Raleigh, NC.

General Motors Co. announced Oct. 20 its Spring Hill, TN, assembly plant will begin the transition to become the company’s third vehicle manufacturing site to produce electric vehicles, joining Factory ZERO in Detroit and Hamtramck, MI, and Orion Assembly in Orion Township, MI.