Welcome to the Automobile Dealers Association of North Dakota! ADAND is the trade association for approximately 100 franchised automobile and truck dealers across the state of North Dakota. We invite you to browse through our site to find out more about ADAND and how membership in our association can benefit you.

ADAND is proud to announce that Rod Wilhelm, Don Wilhelm, Inc., Jamestown, has been recog-nized as a nominee for the 2018 TIME Dealer of the Year award. Rod is one of a select group of nominees from over 16,000 dealers nationwide who were honored at the 2018 National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Show in Las Vegas, NV, March 22-25, 2018. Each year TIME, along with NADA and Ally Financial Inc., team up to celebrate the extraordinary contributions of automobile dealers within their communities. TIME Dealer of the Year is an annual celebration of the finest representatives of our industry – those who continuously embody a steadfast charitable spirit. As a sponsor of the TIME Dealer of the Year program, Ally Financial provides grants to eligible 501c3 charitable organizations selected by the nominees, finalists and winner. Click HERE to read more about Rod and the TIME Dealer of the Year Award. Congratulations, Rod!

Great things are on the horizon for North Dakota Auto and Implement Dealers Association (NDAIDA) Health Care Trust members! In early 2019, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) will modernize its core software systems to provide state-of-the-art claims processing, improved customer service, and user-friendly digital and mobile experiences. CLICK HERE for more exciting information! Note that as of March 1, 2018, our toll-free number (800-752-5591) will be deactivated as part of the transition, but subscribers may continue to use our dedicated phone line, 701-293-6823, to contact an insurance representative. Please contact Matthew Larsgaard at (701) 293-6822 or matthew@ndida.com with questions.

Congressman Kevin Cramer met with a group of ADAND members in Fargo on January 26 to discuss industry issues, including autonomous vehicle legislation, overbroad recall bills, and Federal Excise Tax legislation. CLICK HERE to learn more. Photo L to R: Jeff Richmond, Valley Imports; Curry Quenette, Wallwork Truck Center; Andy Bowen, Lunde Auto Center; Matthew Larsgaard, ADAND President/CEO; Brad Sather, Gateway Chevrolet; Congressman Kevin Cramer; Dan Wilson, Corwin Automotive Group; Brant Wilson, Corwin Automotive Group; Mike Thompson, Gateway Chevrolet; Don Zerr, Wallwork Truck Center; and Jon Cole, Gateway Chevrolet.

Enforcement of the congressionally mandated electronic logging device (ELD) rule is now underway. An ELD synchronizes with a vehicle engine to automatically record driving time and facilitate hours of service (HOS) recording and driver safety. For more information, CLICK HERE to view ELD FAQs.

ADAND Members and Associates: Click "Newsletters" on the sidebar to access the ADAND Online monthly publication!

ADAND to Award $1,500 Training Scholarships for 2017-18 School Year

May 31, 2017 is the deadline to apply for ADAND’s $1,500 training scholarships. ADAND will provide $1,000 in scholarship funds to train potential employees when a dealer provides the first $500, for a total of $1,500. Scholarships may be renewed annually. Eligibility requirements apply. For more information, contact Megan at: megan@adand.com

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