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Dealers Encourage Teen Driving Safety During Prom Week 2017

Prom and graduation are exciting times for high school seniors. It can also be a dangerous time for teens, with seven of the top 10 deadliest driving days occurring between Memorial Day and Labor Day. To  underscore this critical time, GCADA is joining the National Foundation for Teen Safe Driving in Senior Promise 2017, a nationwide […]

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Mercedes-Benz of West Chester Recognized as Best of the Best Dealer

Mercedes-Benz USA honored Mercedes-Benz of West Chester with the Mercedes-Benz Best of the Best Dealer Recognition Award for 2016.  This prestigious award is based on delivering outstanding performance in numerous business areas including sales, service, parts, operations, and customer experience. Ranking among the top fifteen percent of all Mercedes-Benz dealers across the country, Mercedes-Benz of […]

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GCADA Members Investing Over $15 Million in New Construction Projects

Kia Cronin’s new showroom under construction in Harrison, OH The recently released 2016 GCADA Economic Impact Study confirmed the huge contribution franchised new motor vehicle retailers make to Greater Cincinnati’s economy, employing 5,700 workers with an annual payroll of more than $230 million. Dealerships also contributed over $278 million in sales, real estate, payroll and commercial activity […]

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Kick Off the Auto Expo at the Rev It Up!! Sneak Peek VIP Party

We’re looking forward to another exciting Cincinnati Auto Expo packed with tons of new features and attractions. To kick off all the fun, GCADA will once again host the Rev It Up!! Sneak Peek VIP Party presented by the Enquirer. This party will feature live entertainment provided by The SunBurners, an open bar and a […]

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Self-Driving Truck Makes Beer Run

The first-ever commercial delivery by a self-driving vehicle was completed Tuesday, hauling 50,000 cans of Budweiser from Fort Collins, CO, to  Colorado Springs. The test run was completed by Otto, an Uber-owned company, in partnership with Anheuser-Busch. While a human truck driver took over on on-ramps and exits, for the rest of the 120-mile trip […]

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Trunk or Treat!

As the temperatures drop and it begins to feel more like fall, chances are your kids (or maybe you yourself) are looking forward to trick or treating. If you need to stave off Halloween candy cravings, Anderson Township is hosting a great event on Saturday, October 15 that candy and classic car enthusiast will love. […]

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Are 4 in 5 Car Seats Really Used Incorrectly?

When you first hear this statistic, it can be hard to believe that so many children are riding around in car seats that are being used incorrectly. These seats are so important to making sure a child avoids injury or death in the event of an accident, that it seems like no responsible caregiver would […]

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National Car Seat Check Saturday

Saturday, August 24, is National Car Seat Check Saturday! While automobiles have never been safer, car crashes remain a leading cause of death for children between the ages of 1 to 13. The proper use of child safety seats–including booster seats–and seat belts can dramatically reduce the risk of death and serious injury. We will be joining with […]

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Helping Louisiana Dealer Employees

GCADA joins the Ohio Automobile Dealers Association in its effort to support the NADA Foundation’s Emergency Relief Fund. In the aftermath of torrential flooding in the Baton Rouge-Lafayette area, many families have been left with extensive damage to their homes. To make matters worse, these areas are not located in flood zones, meaning that most […]

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Talking Child Passenger Safety at Kings Island

National Child Passenger Safety Month is right around the corner. GCADA will be at Kings Island to kick off it’s annual Safe Travel For Kids!! campaign with our partners at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and Evenflo. This year’s theme will focus on making sure parents and caregivers are using a car seat that is just […]

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