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 NADA 2023 Coverage

January 26-29, 2023

Join us for Special Coverage from the 2023 NADA Show! We'll be hitting all the events, including the Auto Team America Buy/Sell Forum, the J.D. Power Auto Summit, the Auto News Retail Forum, the Roundup at Gilley's, the Expo Floor and so much more!

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Ford Makes Several Changes

Ford Makes Several Changes

Is it just us, or from a certain point of view, does Ford seem more interested in beating Tesla than in serving its loyal customers/dealers.

Focus on the Road

Focus on the Road

Creative education drives lessons deeper than potential consequences. Great work to Mike and his team for giving student’s an experience that will hang with them next time they think a text can’t wait.

Toyota Keeps Top Global Spot, GM Reclaims Top US Spot

Toyota Keeps Top Global Spot, GM Reclaims Top US Spot

Feeling optimistic about production cuts is easy when you outsell everybody. It’s like the best seat in the nurse’s office.

TikTok: To Ban Or Not To Ban

TikTok: To Ban Or Not To Ban

To fill the void left by TikTok, ASOTU is developing a new app. It is called ClipClop, and it features almost exclusively videos of horses getting dapper haircuts. So far, the user base is… humble.

Mercedes-Benz Offers Self-driving And Tetris

Mercedes-Benz Offers Self-driving And Tetris

Technology comes and goes… Tetris is forever.

UK, Germany, Saudi Arabia

UK, Germany, Saudi Arabia

TL: DR - EV sales surpass diesel in the UK, Ford’s ambition surpasses German workers’ comfort zone, and Saudi interest in Lucid surpasses their 65% stake in the company.

OEM’s Competitive Advantage

OEM’s Competitive Advantage

Hit Reply - A relationship built on common goals > A relationship maintained by dealer laws alone? Tell us what you think the right path forward is for OEMs and Dealers.

Happy Retirement, Mike Fahey!

Happy Retirement, Mike Fahey!

Maybe we’re wrong, but it seems you don’t make it 41 years on the job without a strong character AND a good work environment. This is a win in both categories, to say the least!

National Auto Auction Association Warren Young Senior Scholastic Foundation (“NAAA Foundation”) Donates $75,000 to NADA Workforce Initiative

National Auto Auction Association Warren Young Senior Scholastic Foundation (“NAAA Foundation”) Donates $75,000 to NADA Workforce Initiative

“If someone empties their purse into their head, no man can take it away from them. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” -Benjamin Franklin

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Meet the Troublemakers

Paul J Daly created the Automotive State of the Union in response to the chaos and fear of the COVID shutdown in early 2020 with the founding belief that “When Dealers Band Together, No Crisis Can Win.” Kyle Mountsier joined the vision in 2021, emphasizing the belief that a focused community can truly shift the culture and perception of the retail automotive industry.

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Past Events

ASOTU Winter 2022

Year End Extravaganza

ASOTU Con 2022

The Great Collaboration

ASOTU Vegas 2021

Here's To The Troublemakers

ASOTU Tampa 2021

Family Reunion

ASOTU Philly 2021

Live In Philly

ASOTU Livestream 5

Automotive State of the Union 5!