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Daily Drive is a daily podcast that provides updates during the coronavirus outbreak. Automotive News Publisher Jason Stein speaks with industry experts, insiders and Automotive News reporters about how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting and reshaping the automotive industry.

Automotive News is the leading source of news, data and understanding for the auto industry's decision-makers. Learn more at autonews.com.

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Daily Drive is a daily podcast that provides updates during the coronavirus outbreak. Automotive News Publisher Jason Stein speaks with industry experts, insiders and Automotive News reporters about how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting and reshaping the automotive industry.

Automotive News is the leading source of news, data and understanding for the auto industry's decision-makers. Learn more at autonews.com.

    July 2, 2020 | Mercedes' U.S. sales chief: Examining the cost of retail

    July 2, 2020 | Mercedes' U.S. sales chief: Examining the cost of retail

    Adam Chamberlain, vice president of sales at Mercedes-Benz USA, says the automaker plans to take a closer look at facility programs for its dealer network that ''distract'' retailers from selling cars.

    • 15 min
    July 1, 2020 | Why some dealership jobs may never come back

    July 1, 2020 | Why some dealership jobs may never come back

    Automotive News reporter Jackie Charniga examines the job losses in the auto retail space due to the coronavirus crisis and the trends that might trigger permanent changes to dealership staffing models.

    • 15 min
    June 30, 2020 | How one Pa. dealer saved jobs, delivered meals and went digital

    June 30, 2020 | How one Pa. dealer saved jobs, delivered meals and went digital

    David Kelleher, president of David Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram in Glen Mills, Pa., jumped into action to help support furloughed employees by providing free meals, gift cards and continuing health benefits. How the effort paid off and why the plunge into digital retailing is a ''wake-up call'' for the industry.

    • 17 min
    June 29, 2020 | Infiniti boss: Readying new products for a revival

    June 29, 2020 | Infiniti boss: Readying new products for a revival

    Infiniti Chairman Peyman Kargar says the company is taking a ''holistic'' approach to rebooting Nissan's premium brand. The strategy includes a regular cadence of fresh models, a shift in design language and a desire to become a leader in technology.

    • 15 min
    June 26, 2020 | Industry outlook: Navigating the 'profit desert'

    June 26, 2020 | Industry outlook: Navigating the 'profit desert'

    AlixPartners' Mark Wakefield provides insight on the firm's latest Global Automotive Outlook report. He discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the industry and why automakers and suppliers need to rethink investment strategies in new technologies.

    • 22 min
    June 25, 2020 | NADA chair on 2021 convention, dealers going digital and CEO search

    June 25, 2020 | NADA chair on 2021 convention, dealers going digital and CEO search

    NADA Chairman Rhett Ricart discusses plans for the 2021 NADA Show in New Orleans, getting dealers up to speed on digital retailing and the organization's search for a new CEO. He also opens up about the NADA Academy's shift to online learning and advocating on Capitol Hill.

    • 18 min

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