As long as local automotive dealers continue to have public love affairs with their own on-screen image, there will never be another Trunk Monkey campaign. And that's a damn shame. However, if you are a local automotive dealer who isn't a narcissist and who admires the Suburban Auto Group approach – drop me a line. I have these ideas…

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Jim Mitchem

Writer. Father to daughters. Husband. Ad man. Raised by wolves. @jmitchem on twitter. First novel, Minor King, out now.