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Want a Black Friday Deal? Go to a Dealership, Not a Mall

Save thousands instead of hundreds and sleep in!

by on Nov.22, 2017

Automakers are looking to get your money into the pockets of dealers rather than retails at the mall on Black Friday.

If you’ve watched television in the last two weeks, you know that some shoppers are sleeping in on Black Friday and still saving big money — on new cars, trucks and utility vehicles.

Most shoppers are headed to malls across America the day after Thanksgiving, but automakers are providing new vehicle buyers plenty of reasons to head to the nearest dealership. In fact, the four-day Thanksgiving weekend is a holiday makers target.

News You Can Trust!

“Black Friday is certainly a great time to go car shopping,” Jennifer Newman, editor-in-chief of, said in a statement. (more…)

Black Friday Boosting November Auto Sales

Dealers taking advantage of kickoff to holiday shopping.

by on Nov.26, 2014

Black Friday isn't just the about getting a deal on electronics. Automakers are using the day to kick off their holiday sales programs.

It’s not just too-good-to-be-true deals on computers, high-definition televisions and portable DVD players drawing people out on Black Friday, many shoppers salivating at the prospect of a great price on a new car will fill auto dealerships across the country boosting November auto sales.

Kelley Blue Book estimates November sales, aided by a strong weekend finish to the month, could climb 2.2% year-over-year to a total of 1.27 million units.

The Automotive Journal of Record!

“Car sales will remain elevated in November in large part because of Black Friday,” said Edmunds Senior Analyst Jessica Caldwell. “In recent years both car shoppers and car dealers have turned toward Black Friday as an opportunity to dive into the holiday shopping season. This is a good example of how the auto industry continues to evolve to become more like the rest of the retail market.” (more…)