Automotive Industry Brand Leaders

The automotive industry has long been associated with “the big three” but over the past half century that term has taken on new meaning. The original big three referred to the American automakers GM, Ford, and Fiat-Chrysler. These Detroit based companies dominate the US and Canadian markets and command the American SUV market. The big […]

auto industry picking up

Smitka and Ruggles are keeping busy with auto industry functions. The posts of Ruggles reflect on occasion discussions at one or another specialized industry conference – publications in auto dealership finance and so on make a goodly part of their revenue from running events that bring vendors and industry participants together. [We really ought to […]