10 Jul '18, 2pm

The Problem With Dealerships & Electric Cars

The Problem With Dealerships & Electric Cars

Ultimately, buyers will find a way to buy the cars they want to buy, assuming they can afford them. The unfortunate reality is that the very dealerships that were put in place to protect consumers are now just getting in the way of a transaction wherein most consumers simply want to configure a vehicle online and have it show up at their house for the agreed upon price. Until we get to that point, dealerships just add fluff to the equation. The time is approaching when manufacturers will have to choose whether they want to trim the fat and stay competitive — or not.

Full article: https://cleantechnica.com/2018/07/10/the-problem-with-dea...

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