GM, which is buying back some of the EVs, plans to start replacing defective battery cells in October.
Like Motor Bella in suburban Detroit, the industry in 2021 had its second-half hopes crushed by forces it could not control.
The bulk of vehicles recently taken off production schedules were in the Asia-Pacific and North American regions.
Sales personnel can and should promote what's in stock, even when those vehicles are used and the shopper is typically a new-car buyer, experts say. This fosters skills that the industry has allowed to atrophy.
His experience in dealership showrooms and automaker boardrooms should help him lead the expanding retailer's empire.