A new five-year agreement has been made between the RAC and The Warranty Group.
Post-sale preparation has been introduced for the first time for the RAC Approved Dealer Network.
The RAC is preparing to offer the motor trade market history checks for a £1 in an attempt claim a share of a market it believes is worth up to £25 million a year.
The VW emissions scandal has damaged motorists’ trust in manufacturers’ environmental claims, but it hasn’t deterred them from considering diesel in the future.
As many as six in 10 motorists (59%) claim to worry about hidden costs when booking their car into a garage for an MoT, service or repair.
The RAC has warned that next week’s increase in Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) from 6% to 9.5% will hit young motorists hardest.
The number of RAC approved network dealers has doubled from 90 to more than 180 in less than a year.
The RAC’s findings that more than a third of consumers would not return to the dealer it bought a used car from has been judged “misleading”.
More than a third (39%) of motorists who have bought a used-car would under no circumstances use the same dealer again.
RAC has announced that online reviews for members of its dealer network are beating customer service icons such as Apple and Amazon.
Customers can now leave reviews for members of the RAC Dealer Network through a new tool available on the rac.co.uk route planner.
The presenter of Discovery Channel’s ‘Wheeler Dealers’ Mike Brewer is to be the face of RAC’s new ‘We Love Cars’ campaign.
Lunchtime is the peak time for motorists booking online servicing, according to RAC Garage Compare figures; the recently launched service and MoT online price comparison website.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 12 2020
Where: Birmingham NEC
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