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For the month of May, U.S. new-vehicle retail sales, on a selling-day-adjusted basis, are expected to hit their highest levels since August 2014, according to a monthly sales forecast from J.D. Power and LMC Automotive.
In the eyes of a consumer, a salesperson's most important role in the new-vehicle purchasing process is that of negotiator, according to 46% of purchasers of new vehicles in the United States.
While you could perceive that BMW is imaginatively adding "zip" to this 4 Series model's name, the fact is that "ZHP" references a decade-old option package code used on the 2003-2006 3 Series models.