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GCADA teams with Cincinnati Children’s and Evenflo for September car and booster seat giveaway

We’re teaming with our friends at Cincinnati Children’s and Evenflo to celebrate Child Passenger Safety Month by giving you a chance to enter to win one of six one six Evenflo® EveryFit™ 4-in-1 Car Seats and/or one of six Evenflo Maestro™ Sport Harness Booster seats! CLICK HERE for our entry form and great child passenger safety […]

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Auto Dealers Co-op stocking disposable surgical masks, hand sanitizer and cleaning products to aid safe operations

Auto Dealers Co-Op, Ltd., is stocking ample supplies of disposable surgical masks, hand sanitizer, alcohol wipes and ready-to-use cleaner/disinfectant to help members safely operate while COVID-19 remains a concern for customers and employees.

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NADA guiding dealers through COVID-19 business challenges

Association creates Lifeline Webinar Series and publishes an encompassing guide to safe dealership operations   The National Automobile Dealers Association is helping guide dealers through the challenges of business operations amidst the COVID-19 pandemic with a Dealership Lifeline Webinar Series and materials that provide a roadmap to safe business operations.  The webinar series is sharing advice […]

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NADA Launches Dealership Lifeline Webinar Series to help dealers operate during COVID-19 pandemic

The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) today announced the first three webinars in its Dealership Lifeline Webinar Series, an initiative to help local dealerships navigate business and regulations in the coronavirus environment. Each webinar in the series will provide important, timely information about coronavirus developments that impact dealership operations, as well as guidance on how […]

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NADA and Alliance ask White House to consider dealerships essential businesses

The NADA and the Alliance for Automotive Innovation sent a March 17, 2020 joint letter to President Donald J. Trump stressing the urgent need to consider vehicle repair, maintenance and sales facilities as essential operations during the nation’s response to the coronavirus. A significant number of states have taken emergency action to force the closure […]

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GCADA creates COVID-19 employer news, materials and resources page

The Greater Cincinnati Automobile Dealers (GCADA) has created a compilation webpage to serve as an updated resource employer resource for COVID-19 news, materials and resources.  CLICK HERE 

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REAL ID Act will begin affecting air travelers Oct. 1

What is the significance of October 1, 2020? After this date, federal travel restrictions requiring secure identification go into effect and the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) will require a state issued Real-ID compliant drivers’ license or ID for passengers to board airplanes. Congress passed the Real ID Act in 2005 in response to the 9/11 attacks […]

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GCADA continues its 27-year partnership with Cincinnati Children’s CCIC

The Greater Cincinnati Automobile Dealers Assn. (GCADA), members continued its 27-year partnership with Cincinnati Children’s by presenting a $75,000 donation to the Comprehensive Children’s Injury Center (CCIC) during the annual REV IT UP! VIP Preview Party for the 2020 Cincinnati Auto Expo.  More than 600 guests GCADA members, associate members and vendors enjoyed an evening […]

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GCADA contributes to Real Men Wear Pink through NADA Ambassadorship

CINCINNATI – GCADA was proud to contribute to member Walt Kelsey’s successful Real Men Wear Pink campaign in conjunction with the NADA Foundation.   As an NADA Foundation Ambassador, GCADA is able to direct foundation funds to support member causes.   Congratulations to Walt and his team for raising $19,000 and increasing their four-year campaign […]

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What’s in the fine print?

Hudson Cook examines “valueless warranty case By Thomas B. Hudson Last month, we reported that a Pennsylvania Honda dealership reached a settlement that includes restitution for consumers who bought what Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro described as a “valueless” warranty product. According to the AG’s press release, consumers paid about $1,000 on average for these […]

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