The Bulletin

Volume 2018, Number 16 (2018-04-24)

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Tony Santy to Retire

Tony Santy, vice chairman and CEO of Chesapeake Petroleum and Supply Company announced his retirement on April 30, 2018, his...

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Geoff Pohanka carries NADA agenda to members of Congress

April 24, 2018

Last week, WANADA’s NADA, Director Geoffrey Pohanka met with several Washington-area members of Congress to discuss NADA’s legislative priorities, in conjunction with NADA’s Legislative Affairs…

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WANADA Dealer Practices Seminar

April 17, 2018

WANADA will host a Dealer Practices Seminar for its members on Wednesday, April 18, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Bethesda Marriott Suites.…

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WANADA Dealer Practices Seminar

April 10, 2018

WANADA will host a Dealer Practices Seminar for its members on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00  a.m. at the Bethesda Marriott…

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February sales down 2.3 percent, but SAAR still strong

March 07, 2018

February is usually one of the weaker months of the year for auto sales, and in that respect, last month was not atypical. Sales fell…

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Washington area sales fell 7% in fourth quarter, 9.6% in 2017

February 28, 2018

Unlike the usual pattern of Washington area sales rates topping U.S. new-vehicle sales, last year saw lower sales for our region in the fourth quarter…

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Maryland paid sick leave now in effect; check for compliance

February 22, 2018

The Maryland paid sick leave law took effect Feb. 11, 2018. All businesses with at least 15 employees must provide five paid days of sick…

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2018 Washington Auto Show opens to enthusiastic crowd, Friday, Jan. 26

February 02, 2018

Various circumstances aligned this year to help the Washington Auto Show (WAS) open successfully and on time to the public. The federal government reopened just…

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2018 Washington Auto Show Industry/Media Days launched this week with action-packed schedules

January 26, 2018

Industry Days for the 2018 Washington Auto Show (WAS) were eminently successful Tuesday and Wednesday of this week, Jan. 23 through Jan. 24 on Capitol…

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New DOD interpretation of Military Lending Act affects dealers

January 12, 2018

A new interpretation of the Military Lending Act (MLA) by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) should cause dealers to question whether they will sell…

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Fitzgerald Auto Mall, Toyota donate $5,000 to ADEI tech training

January 05, 2018

WANADA would like to thank Fitzgerald Auto Mall, spearheaded by dealers Jack and Dottie Fitzgerald, who made a generous donation of $2,500 to the Automotive…

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Expanded MobilityTalks International at The Washington Auto Show

December 19, 2017

MobilityTalks International, which had its premiere at the 2017 Washington Auto Show (WAS), boasts an expanded schedule for 2018 with speakers from all over the…

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WANADA set for Annual Meeting and Luncheon Nov. 17 at Ritz/Tysons

November 14, 2017

Everything is ready for WANADA’s Annual Membership Meeting and Luncheon this Friday, Nov. 17, at the Ritz-Carlton/ Tysons Corner. Popular Fox News anchor Bret Baier…

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Senate passes NADA-backed bill to rescind auto loan guidance

April 24, 2018

NADA got a step closer last week to a goal it has pursued since 2013, to rescind the auto loan guidance issued by the Consumer…

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WANADA Seminar covers new and challenging laws and how to navigate them in the dealership

April 24, 2018

WANADA dealers came together last week to hear from lawyers from Charapp & Weiss, LLP, and tax advisors from Councilor Buchanan & Mitchell, P.C. (CBM)…

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Tony Santy to Retire

April 24, 2018

Tony Santy, vice chairman and CEO of Chesapeake Petroleum and Supply Company announced his retirement on April 30, 2018, his 45th anniversary with the company.…

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WANADA event: What health insurers don’t want you to know

April 24, 2018

WANADA will feature a special forum for its dealer members, “What the Health Insurance Companies Don’t Want You to Know,” with an executive conversation between…

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Maryland MVA sends recall reminders to 40,000 vehicle owners

April 24, 2018

The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration earlier this month sent recall notices to 40,000 owners of vehicles with open recalls who have not yet had them…

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Automakers lobby for higher octane fuel to boost fuel economy

April 24, 2018

Automakers testifying before a House environment subcommittee last week asked for a higher octane fuel as a national standard. The OEMs said it would be…

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Gas price average hits highest point since summer 2015

April 24, 2018

The national gas price average of $2.76 is above the average price in both Maryland ($2.72) and Virginia ($2.56), though not DC ($2.86). That national…

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Toyota to launch connected car technology in U.S. by 2021

April 24, 2018

At WANADA’s MobilityTalks International Conference earlier this year, there is much discussion of connected cars, and how it is likely they are years away. But…

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