Carbon E7 On March 22, 2010, the Carbon Motors Corporation placed an order with German automaker BMW for almost a quarter of a million 6-cylinder diesel engines. Obviously, Carbon Motors’ management was feeling optimistic about the firm’s business prospects. What Was The Carbon E7? And why wouldn’t they be? Carbon’s first product, a dedicated law-enforcement sedan, was scheduled to arrive at what seemed to be the perfect time to make inroads into the police-vehicle market. The Carbon Motors Corporation was established in 2003. The 2012 E7 would have been the company’s first product. With gas prices having reached all-time highs in 2008, law-enforcement agencies had become more cost conscious in regards to patrol-vehicle purchases. While the ubiquitous Ford Crown Victoria wasn’t egregiously inefficient, it wasn’t exactly easy on the gas. The potent Dodge Charger, also popular with police fleets, made an excellent pursuit vehicle, … [Read more...] about What Was the Carbon E7?
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A Texas car dealership collaborated with the Dallas Museum of Art and the Mini brand to get its car in front of creative, like-minded people. Mini When the marketing managers of a Mini Cooper dealership in Texas heard about a new pop art exhibit opening at the Dallas Museum of Art, creative marketing managers saw an opportunity to get their quirky vehicles in front of a ready-made, like-minded audience. The exhibit, which celebrated the art of Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein, among others, opened in October of 2015. The Sewell Automotive dealership chain collaborated with the Dallas Museum of Art and the Mini brand for the opening night party, which featured a Mini Cooper wrapped in Lichtenstein-inspired art and a photo booth to help get attendees in an artistic mood. The dealership's chief marketing officer told Automotive News that Mini helped sponsor the event by picking up about half the cost. The event was a fun opportunity to hang out with fun-loving, creative art … [Read more...] about Car Dealerships Get Creative to Entice Buyers