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Chrysler Group Certified
Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Jump
25 Percent in 2003
HILLS, Mich., Feb. 12/ -- Chrysler Group reported Certified
Pre-Owned Vehicle sales of automobiles rose 25 percent in 2003, from
65,524 to 81,550.For the second consecutive year, Intellichoice
rated DaimlerChrysler's certified program for Chrysler, Jeep(R) and
Dodge the best domestic non-luxury pre-owned car program in America.
as "Brand Spankin' Used," the Chrysler Group Certified
program was launched in March 2002 and quickly broke the industry's
launch year sales record for certified pre-owned vehicles, by
posting sales of 65,524 units for the year.
Is Your Headrest Properly
Va., Feb. 13/ -- Most people understand how to properly use
automobile safety devices like seat belts, airbags and car seats,
but statistics suggest the majority of drivers are clueless when it
comes to the proper positioning of headrests.
In fact, studies show that 90 percent of drivers have their
headrests adjusted too low.
can go a long way toward reducing neck injuries in the event of a
rear-end collision. Headrests
should ideally be positioned two inches or less from the rear of the
driver's head, and never more than four inches, according to the
Brooke Corporation Franchise
Subsidiary Introduces Auto Insurance Specialty
PARK, Kan., Feb. 13/ -- Brooke Corporation announced the
introduction of a Brooke franchise for insurance agents that
specialize in the sale of automobile insurance.
insurance policy sales are the result of personal contact by sales
professionals, but policy sales by agencies specializing in auto
insurance are more often a servicing-type activity conducted by a
customer service representative instead of a sales activity
conducted by a sales professional.
Because Brooke Franchise Corporation has the required
organizational traits, the company expects the Brooke organization
to acquire and establish auto insurance agencies in addition to
assisting franchisees with acquisitions of this type of agency.
New Beetle and Jetta to Feature
SIRIUS Satellite Radio
YORK and AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 13/ -- Beginning with the 2005
models, Volkswagen announced that SIRIUS Satellite Radio, which
delivers commercial-free music and premium sports programming to
cars and homes across the country will be available as a factory and
dealer installed option on Volkswagen's New Beetle and Jetta.
will be offered as an option in the 2005 New Beetle starting in late
summer of this year and in the 2005 all-new Jetta coming early in 2005.
VW will also announce a limited edition vehicle later this
year that will exclusively feature SIRIUS.