Candice Wheeler, star of the KQ morning show is live in the studio while we try to correct the depressing trajectory caused by the first hour. She talks about working on the morning show and the upcoming debut of her Sabbath tribute band. Lots of regulars call in to exchange Christmas greetings. Barely a car was mentioned for the last show of the year. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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Newfangled Vehicles - #2111-2 | Car Selling Secrets #117
44:38Back after a 6 week hiatus. We discuss Tesla potentially taking the US Luxury Sales crown, bad boys pulling over people in a cop car, Earl Butz as the first victim of the cancel culture, the Presidency of Jimmy Carter and the return of the VW micro-bus.....this time, it's electric. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Horse Betting Secrets - #2107-2 | Car Selling Secrets #116
51:55Car Selling Secrets is back. Well, kind of. Doug isn't here. And we never talk about cars. But we're calling it Car Selling Secrets, so it still counts. Also, horses were basically the first kind of car. The topic is in the same ballpark, at least. And speaking of ballparks, don't you just hate athletes? Let's talk about that for a solid half hour. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Candice "Sabotage" Wheeler - #2100-2 | Car Selling Secrets #115
52:11Candice Wheeler, star of the KQ morning show is live in the studio while we try to correct the depressing trajectory caused by the first hour. She talks about working on the morning show and the upcoming debut of her Sabbath tribute band. Lots of regulars call in to exchange Christmas greetings. Barely a car was mentioned for the last show of the year. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Local Celebrity Deathmatch - #2096-2 | Car Selling Secrets #114
57:34Ryan Winkler and Pat Garofolo return to car selling secrets. Both serve in the Minnesota House of Representatives from the opposite sides of the aisle. We discuss vaccine mandates, the budget surplus, Jewish Space lasers, the travesty of CNN and Fox and the bomb throwers at the federal level in both parties. Even though Pat got busted on the house floor giving Ryan the finger, we model adult behavior. There is hope that the middle can rise up See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Futuristic Vehicles For Futuristic People - #2092-2 | Car Selling Secrets #113
49:26Back after a long Covid fueled brake. Tom has mostly recovered; Doug is back from travelling and we have a show that deals almost exclusively with cars. Lots of talk of electric cars and we dive into some of the shortcomings of Li-on batteries and Toyota's 13 billion dollar investment in solid state battery technology. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Car Soup for the Buyers Soul- #2078-2 Car Selling Secrets #112
52:28Katie Jackson-Richter joins us live in studio. Katie is the COO of Cuneo Advertising, a national agency that has worked predominantly in automobile business. We discuss marketing strategies, third party attribution and where she thinks the market is headed. Katie started out in the radio business in Rapid City before following her fella to Minneapolis. She worked briefly at KQ as well as clear channel before joining Cuneo. We also mark the passing of Jimmy Roseen who is a legend among Minnesota car dealers. Jimmy started the original North Star Auto Auction. We also discuss his rather unusual job interview with the late Jack Walser. www.walser.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
To Lease or Not to Lease- #2074-2 Car Selling Secrets #111
51:06We are joined in studio by JLO and Steven Collins from Coon Rapids Nissan. Of course we discuss Walser to you as Tom leased his new Nissan Altima that way. We also discuss Steven technically dying during the same operation that Andy Barnard is going through today. On the automotive side, Tesla's market briefly tops one trillion dollars after the 4.2 billion dollar purchase of Tesla 3's by Hertz. Finally we discuss the potential buyer incentives coming for electric vehicle owners but only if the vehicle is union made. www.walser.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What Drives Us (Or Doesn't) - #2070-2 | Car Selling Secrets #111
51:15Boys club episode with Mike Gelfand on the phone. We talk about Tesla's increasing market share and how Doug missed a great stock purchasing opportunity a year ago. Mike tells the story of how his dad sued him when Mike correctly decided that Dad should no longer drive. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Peter Borne - #2062-2 | Car Selling Secrets #110
49:05The all over the map episode. Peter Borne returns to talk about a charity run by a bunch of guys named Mike who are having "Mikes Giving" on Peter's boat. We also compare colonoscopy stories and the dangers of 60's Volkswagens. Ron calls in to relay the story of his brand new Chevrolet truck that had apparently been painted three different colors from the factory. Finally, Mike Gelfand mourns the loss of a ceramic greyhound he won on Wheel of Fortune. No show next week as I'll be working the digital dealer automotive convention. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Where Not to Buy a Car - #2058-2 | Car Selling Secrets #109
50:03A listener calls in to tell the tale of the worst car buying and owning experience he's ever had. Sadly, it centered around the old Walser Buick site in Richfield. Mike Gelfand also joins in with tales of self destructive Chevrolets and driving while blind to donate cars to charity. Doug relays his most recent experience fending of Craig's List scammers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.