Tag Archives: 2021

Boyd Group’s Year-End Report Shows Effects of Automotive Industry Challenges

In the Boyd Group Services Inc.’s fourth-quarter report and year-end report for 2021, president and chief executive officer Tim O’Day says in the first half of last year, the company showed “steady improvement” after the pandemic. The Boyd Group Inc. … Continue reading

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Projected New Vehicle Sales Continue to Decrease from 2021

J.D. Power and LMC Automotive have forecasted a decline in new-vehicle retail sales for February 2022, compared to February 2021. Retail sales for last month are expected to reach 922,100 units, a decrease of 5.7% from February of last year, … Continue reading

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More Federal Action Demanded with Increase in Road Deaths

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that 38,824 people were killed in 2020 on U.S. roadways. Pam Shadel Fischer, senior director of external engagement for Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), says in a statement that this is the … Continue reading

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Tesla Delivers Almost 1 Million Cars Globally

Tesla said Sunday it delivered more than one million vehicles in 2021, almost twice as many as in the previous year, results that were better than expected despite global supply challenges. Click here to read more.  

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Legal Battles, Safelite Top Stories for Auto Glass Industry

Another day, another month, another year, another story. Well, that’s not how we measure the year here at glassBYTEs.com. Our job is to share news about the auto glass industry and its people. Our top five stories in 2021 (drum … Continue reading

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Boyd Group Services Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2021 Cash Dividend

Boyd Group Services Inc. announced Friday a cash dividend of $0.144 per common share for the fourth quarter of 2021. According to a company statement, the dividend is payable on Jan. 27, 2022 to common shareholders of record on Dec. … Continue reading

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Miles Driven: Report Shows Americans Continue Mileage Increase Over 2020

Americans traveled 8.3% more on roads in August 2021 than in August 2020, according to the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHA) most recent numbers. August 2021 saw 21 billion more vehicle miles logged than August 2020. Travel for August 2021 was … Continue reading

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