Auto Insurers Warn Tariffs on Auto Parts Could Raise Insurance Costs

Article 0 Comments A threat by the U.S. government to impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported auto parts could hit consumers in unexpected ways: higher repair costs, insurance premiums and even the theft of more cars for their parts, the industry said. U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration […]

Court Case Shows How Carmakers Raise Prices for Spare Parts Based on ‘Perceived Value’

Article 0 Comments Carmakers including Renault, Jaguar Land Rover and Peugeot have boosted revenues by over $1 billion in the past decade by using sophisticated pricing software, according to sales presentations prepared by the software vendor, Accenture, and other documents filed in a court case. The software works, Accenture told […]