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The Automotive Troublemaker w/ Paul J Daly and Kyle Mountsier is a regular weekday show where progressive Automotive Dealers and industry partners aren’t afraid to make some trouble by pushing back on many popular, but failing, beliefs that persist in the Retail Automotive Industry. Beliefs that are degrading both the customer experience and the future of retail Auto Dealers. Paul and Kyle give their fresh take on industry news, technology, culture, and retail while trying not to have too mu ...
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Shoot us a Text. ASOTU CON is over, and we forgot to release yesterday’s live episode from the Main Stage with Steve Greenfield. Fortunately we’ve got it here for you today, and we’ll be back to our regularly scheduled programming next week. Show Notes: Steve Greenfield highlights Qatar's forward-thinking approach despite its vast oil reserves. Qat…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to Day 1 of ASOTU CON! Paul, Kyle and Michael are here with everything you need to know. Hosts: Paul J Daly and Kyle Mountsier Get the Daily Push Back email at https://www.asotu.com/ JOIN the conversation on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/company/asotu/ Read our most recent email at: https://www.asotu.com/media/push-…
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Shoot us a Text. We. Are. HERE! Tonight hundreds of industry friends will descend on lower Baltimore (upper Annapolis) to kick off ASOTU CON at the welcome reception. But first, we have a few things to chat about; Big Tariffs from Biden, an employee-only dealership experience, and TikTok is now Google. With the pressure mounting from Chinese EV imp…
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Shoot us a Text. ASOTU CON is TOMORROW! Today we have Greg Uland, VP of Marketing for Reynolds and Reynolds on to talk about what you can expect at ASOTU CON, how Reynolds and Reynolds is partnering with ASOTU to show a More Than Cars Promo at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and why dealers are focusing on Used Cars for the rest of the year. Hosts:…
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Shoot us a Text. We're excited because ASOTU CON is only 2 days away! Today, Chris Reeves and Kristi Canada take over the show to cover what to expect beyond the sessions and content. They're joined by Head of Community Jordan Cox and Director of Events and Entertainment Al Cutri. They cover the receptions and happy hours, the ASOTU CON Recharge Lo…
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Shoot us a Text. Four days away from ASOTU CON we’re talking about Nissan’s move to push Dealers to advertise below invoice. We also talk about the growing percentage of F150 Hybrids being sold, as well as the very first passenger test of an eVTOL in Abu Dhabi. As a triple digit days supply grows, Nissan is taking an unprecedented step to clear ove…
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Shoot us a Text. Five days out from ASOTU CON we’re talking about Ford’s re-think of EV strategy in Europe of all places. We also talk about Tesla’s advantage in bi-directional charging, as well as an homage to an iconic mid-sized grocery getter. Show Notes with links: Earlier in the week it was the Lincoln brand and now Ford is pumping the brakes …
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Shoot us a Text. We’re 6 days from the start of ASOTU CON and we’re talking about Toyota’s plateau plans to invest all of that profit. We’re also covering Tesla’s ‘pay to unlock range’ on some Model Y’s as well as GMs efforts to recruit displaced Tesla interns. Show Notes with links: Toyota's CEO Koji Sato is celebrating a triumphant first year wit…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s Tuesday and we’re just getting started as we talk about a new entrant to the autonomy game. We also cover Rivian’s new charging network plans as well as a rumored potential partnership with Apple. Show Notes with links: Wayve Technologies, a pioneering self-driving car startup, has secured over $1 billion in investment to enha…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to a fresh week as we review the new report that talks about which groups are responding to leads well. We also talk about Cadillac’s rethink of its all-EV pivot by 2030, as well as a new, all weather, all terrain, scooter for Seniors and beyond. Napleton Auto Group has secured the top spot for the third consecutive year in…
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Shoot us a Text. First Saturday of the month! Today, Kyle is joined by Chris Reeves, Jordan Cox and Nathan Southwick to discuss the upcoming silent auction for Vehicles for Change at ASOTU CON and the custom guitar we've designed to give away. Plus, we cover why creativity is at the center of everything we do, and how we leverage it to be more effe…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s the first Friday in May as we talk about Rivian stepping up their presence in Normal, IL. We also cover the latest JD Power report regarding the service department as well as Cali taking aim at junk fees…for food. As Tesla cuts jobs, EV startup competitor Rivian is set to expand its Normal, IL plant, adding over 500 jobs to pr…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s Thursday and we’re talking about Carvana’s best performance ever. We’re also discussing Hertz’s decision to sell more of it’s EV inventory, as well as a wild story about the ongoing dispute around the legendary Delorian. Carvana’s latest earnings are signaling a substantial turnaround with a net income of $49 million in Q1, a …
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Shoot us a Text. There’s nothing like a sunny May 1st. Today we talk about Ford’s new AI driven Dealer training tool. We also review the fastest and slowest moving inventory, as well as the newly launched ability for Roblox users to purchase real life Walmart items in-game. Ford is introducing "Ford University," a cutting-edge AI-powered training p…
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Shoot us a Text. As stores across the country are playing ‘The Final Countdown’ as April wraps up, we’re talking about Asbury’s listing strategy for 10 of their stores. We’re also talking about Tesla’s next round of layoffs, as well as one Tiktoker who is less than excited about their interest rate. Show Notes with links: Asbury Automotive Group, r…
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Shoot us a Text. We’re starting out on the last few days of the month with a look at the Top 100 Used Car Dealers in the US. We also take a look at the potential of Tesla’s deal with China’s Baidu, and what it means for Full Self Driving. We’ll also review the latest Experian EV insights report. Following the Top 150 Dealer List, Automotive News ha…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to the last Saturday of the month! Today, writers Chris Reeves and Kristi Canada join the show to talk about our partnership with Vehicles for Change and how we're giving away a car at ASOTU CON plus auctioning off a custom guitar to benefit the great things that Vehicles for Change do. Hosts: Paul J Daly and Kyle Mountsier…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s the last Friday of the month as we pay tribute to a Ford leader who broke the mold. We also talk about a hot debate over legacy OEMs flirting with DTC models as well as consumer luxury purchases going on the rise. This morning we pay tribute to Don Petersen, a transformative leader who guided Ford through a critical phase in t…
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Shoot us a Text. Happy Thursday! Today we cover Ford’s stock price recovers due to hybrid sales, Honda invests $12 BILLION in EV supply chain, and automatic refunds when your next flight gets canceled or delayed. Ford’s Q1 earnings were released yesterday and sparked an overall optimistic tone as well as a stock price bump as they bumped up their f…
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Shoot us a Text. We’re mid-week and talking about Tesla's strategic shift amid falling profits.. We also cover VinFast's aggressive U.S. dealership expansion and the heartwarming story of a Dealership serving a single mother in South Dakota. Sandwiched between GMs stellar financial results yesterday and Ford’s upcoming earnings later today, Tesla's…
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Shoot us a Text. This Tuesday we’re talking about why GM is smiling from their robust financial performance in Q1. We also talk about a controversial toggle on Tesla’s website, as well as what companies are ignoring in their surveys. Show Notes with links: General Motors is kicking off 2024 with a robust financial performance, boosting full-year gu…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s a fresh week and we’re talking about the UAW’s landmark unionization victory at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant. We also cover Dealer response and legal threats over new sales models from Scout and Sony Honda Mobility as well as Tesla's swift response to a safety recall with a riveting fix. In a historic win for the UAW, employ…
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Shoot us a Text. Today we're on with Head Writer Chris Reeves talking about how Car Dealers and OEMs are investing in generations. We also have a super secret promo code for ASOTUCON.com Hosts: Paul J Daly and Kyle Mountsier Get the Daily Push Back email at https://www.asotu.com/ JOIN the conversation on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/compan…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s Friday already. Today we’re talking about Tesla's official Cybertruck recall. We also discuss GM's innovative move into hydrogen fuel as a diesel alternative, as well as the high-stakes wealth race in Silicon Valley as Mark Zuckerberg surpasses Elon Musk to become the world's third-richest person. Show Notes with links: They c…
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Shoot us a Text. Thursday is upon us as we talk about another EV-only carmaker announcing layoffs. We also talk about Ford’s new model year for the F150 Lightning, as well as a potential standard-setter for employee AI training. Show Notes with links: It seems Tesla isn’t the only non-Dealership model EV maker laying off staff as Rivian is making i…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s a notable Wednesday as a looming UAW vote at the Chattanooga VW plant gets under way. We’re also talking about a new set of “trust principles” regarding autonomous vehicles, as well as a brand collab between Carvana and pro gaming. The voting begins this morning to determine whether or not to unionize the VW plant in Chattanoo…
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Shoot us a Text. Today we’re talking about GM’s HQ move after 50 years. We also talk about Carmax’s major reduction in the customer return window, as well as an unintended acceleration issue with the Cybertruck. Show Notes with links: General Motors is relocating its headquarters from the iconic Renaissance Center to the newly constructed Hudson's …
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Shoot us a Text. Tax day is exciting enough, but what’s better than starting the second half of the month on a Monday? Today we’re talking about how the remaining Fisker Dealers are feeling as well as Ford and Tesla’s tennis match. Show Notes with links: Despite Fisker ongoing financial troubles and a significant drop in stock price, the few remain…
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Shoot us a Text. We're only 31 days away from ASOTU CON on this Saturday, and writers Chris Reeves and Kristi Canada join the show to share some More Than Cars Moments. Walser Polar Mazda got to hear from Will Guidara about the ideas of Unreasonable Hospitality and went back to their store and start implementing everything they learned. Shout out t…
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Shoot us a Text. We’re rounding the track on Friday as we cover CarMax’s latest bumpy road. We also talk about Ford’s truck wave as well as a massive nine figure trick shot from creators Dude Perfect. Show Notes with links: CarMax is facing significant headwinds amidst high interest rates and fewer cars purchased directly from customers. The compan…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s Thursday and we’re going to review the recent Kain Friends and Family event in Lexington, KY. We’re also talking about the continued pricing pressing on car insurance, as well as a revealing look at a teardown of the Tesla Cybertruck Show Notes with links: Kyle to give summary of what he observed, learned at Kain Friends and F…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to Wednesday as we talk about GM’s Cruise staging a comeback. We also talk about the tension around the only active lithium mine in the US, as well as the potential return of the cubicle (yeah, those things). GM's Cruise driverless fleet is steering its way back into action with a human touch. After a high-profile suspensio…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s Tuesday and we’ve got special guest Steve Greenfield to give us his hot takes on the Top 150 Dealer list as well as Tesla’s decision to halt its low cost EV. We also talk about the Arizona Attorney General’s ruling against one Dealership for not honoring advertised prices, as well as a look inside yesterday’s special Delta ecl…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to quite an eventful Monday as we not only take a first look at the Automotive News Top 150 Dealer list, but also dig into a he-said-she-said about Tesla’s affordable vehicle, as well as a quick primer on today’s eclipse frenzy. It’s finally released, from the AN article: “The Automotive News top 150 dealership groups colle…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to the first Saturday of April! Writers Chris Reeves and Kristi Canada join the show to share their favorite 'More Than Cars' stories from the week. Today we're highlighting the story of Service Director John Frazier (friend of ASOTU) caring uniquely for a poor customer experience. Hosts: Paul J Daly and Kyle Mountsier Get …
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Shoot us a Text. It’s the first Friday of the Month and we’re talking about another OEM’s return to stair step incentive programs. We also talk about Ford’s throttling back on some new EV truck models, as well as GenZs propensity for financial responsibility. Ford is the next OEM to get back on the stairmaster as it reactivates stair-step incentive…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s Thursday and we’re talking about GM’s big power plant open in a Tennessee town. We also talk about the pricing and specs on the upcoming launch of the Silverado EV, as well as give you the need-to-know details on Monday’s full solar eclipse. Show Notes with links: GM kicks off EV battery production at its Ultium plant in Tenne…
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Shoot us a Text. Q1 numbers are rolling in and the reports are mixed…go figure. This Wednesday we are also looking at some cultural broad strokes, including the stark gender gap in EV purchase behavior and GenZ returning to college-less skilled trades. General Motors' sales dipped in Q1, contrasting with Toyota and Honda's robust gains, signaling s…
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Shoot us a Text. The week is in full swing and Q1 results are starting to hit the news cycle. We take a look at BYD’s possible slide in Q1, Ford’s journey back to the discount aisle, and how big brands have leveraged the April Fools moment over the years. China's BYD reports a significant first-quarter sales dip in 2024, indicating a possible shift…
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Shoot us a Text. Happy April 1st as we roll into a fresh week, fresh month, and fresh quarter all at the same time. Today we’re talking about landing Elon Musk as a special guest. We also ask what we have learned as an industry about inventory levels, as well as looking back on 20 years of Gmail. In a decisive stance against e-commerce giant Amazon…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to the fifth Saturday of the month. Today, Jordan Cox, Nathan Southwick, Chris Reeves and Kristi Canada reflect on the busy week around the ASOTU-verse, focusing on the Will Guidara interview and the More Than Cars Episode 3: West Herr Premiere. Watch the episode here Hosts: Paul J Daly and Kyle Mountsier Get the Daily Push…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s a magical fifth Friday before a fifth Saturday and we’re ready to roll as we talk about the anticipated strong end to the month. We’re also covering the latest M&A report from the Presidio Group, as well as checking in on our old friend, the Costco Hot dog, Soda Combo. March is on track to be a standout month in auto sales, th…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s a throwback Thursday today as we have JC in the house and we reflect on Volvo’s diesel legacy. We’re also talking about Fisker lowering MSRP on its troubled Ocean SUVs and the way AI is changing the video game. Show Notes with links: After 45 years and over 9 million diesel vehicles produced, Volvo bids farewell to diesel, a p…
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to Wednesday as we recap yesterday’s trip to NYC, the AutoForum, VaynerMedia, and podcast with NYT Bestselling author, Will Guidara. We also talk about the plan to keep imported cars moving toward dealer lots despite the bridge collapse, as well as a Newsweek nod to Tom Doll’s lasting contribution to the Subaru brand and to…
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Shoot us a Text. We are wheels up to NYC, but not before a little tour around the world of auto. We are looking at how Nissan is setting up for a model release onslaught, Fisker running out of runway, and Starbucks thinking Locally Global. Show Notes with links: Nissan announced a sweeping three-year strategy, introducing e-Power hybrid tech in the…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s the last week in March as we head toward our 5th Friday and 5th Saturday. On our way, we’re covering Honda’s unilateral cut to Dealer profit margins plus BYD's 10k ‘Mini Lambo”, as well as another impending anchor on the power grid. In a move in their shift towards electric vehicles, Honda is cutting dealer profit margins in b…
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Shoot us a Text. Writers Chris Reeves and Kristi Canada join Head of Community Jordan Cox and Producer Nathan Southwick to talk about 2 inspiring stories from inside dealers. First, we cover how Beaver Toyota of Cumming employees made their annual trip to Camp Twin Lakes to help clean up the camp in preparation for the camp opening. Then, we talk a…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s the fourth Friday in March with one still to go as we talk about a new EV brand entering the US market. We also discuss the surprising cheapest lease in America right now, as well as a smooth stop for online retailer Vroom. Show Notes with links: There’s going to be yet another new EV brand in town as Volkswagen Group's sporty…
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Shoot us a Text. It’s Thursday and we're talking about the impact of the Fed’s interest rate decision on Dealers. We’re also covering the dramatically changing used car market, as well as the end of the charging platform wars as we’ve known them. After the Federal Reserve's decision to keep interest rates steady at 5.25-5.5%, auto dealerships face …
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Shoot us a Text. Welcome to Wednesday as we talk about the latest mega acquisition deal. We also cover the latest on Ford’s internal skunkworks EV project as well as a big move west for gas-station chain Buc-ee’s. Following an initial announcement of a deal back in January, Holman expanded its auto retail empire by closing on the acquisition of Lei…
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