Driving Florida for 100 Years

FADA has proudly served the interests of Florida’s new car and truck franchised dealers, and advocated on behalf of this $8 billion dollar industry since 1920.
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In Memoriam: Wayne Schmidt Sr.

In Memoriam: Wayne Schmidt Sr. Please join us in honoring the life of Suncoast Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM founder Wayne Schmidt Sr., who passed away peacefully on January 1, surrounded by his family. Wayne was a pioneer and leader in the automobile industry whose hard...

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In Memoriam: Luther Coggin

In Memoriam: Luther Coggin Please join us in honoring the life of Coggins Automotive Group founder Luther Coggin, who passed away peacefully on December 10. He was a dearly loved family man, successful business owner and philanthropist. Well recognized in the...

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FADA Celebrates 100 Years!

FADA Celebrates 100 Years! The year was 1920. It was the era of the Tin Lizzy, Stutz Bearcat, Hudson Super Six, Cole 8, Oakland and Durant and others. Nationally speaking, the industry was booming. But a lot of people had yet to be convinced that a horseless carriage...

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TIME AND ALLY FINANCIAL HONOR TALLAHASSEE DEALER

Ken Marks Wins National Recognition for Community Service and Industry Accomplishments at NADA Show (New York, NY, October 21, 2019) – The nomination of Ken Marks, dealer principal at Tallahassee Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in Tallahassee, Florida,for the 2020 TIME Dealer...

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Regulatory 

New Mechanics Lien Law on Hold at DMV

New Mechanics Lien Law on Hold at DMV A new law that was to be effective January 1, 2020, is now on hold. HB 431 requires dealers to contract with a third party to file consumer notices for mechanics’ liens. This legislation requires a new internal system between...

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