Zapata believes that service and financing, or their lack thereof, are truly a nightmare for motorcycle buyers
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Arturo Zapata
President
Corporación Zapata
"Motorcycles could be an efficient solution to the lack of mobility options but not in the way they are used right now,”
Used vehicle sales have already moved from the classifieds in newspapers to a digital world and although Mexico is still a young country in terms of…
Roundtable
Arturo Zapata
President
Corporación Zapata

We might be near the end of the dealership business as we know it and yet we continue inaugurating dealerships every year. We only hope we have the talent and strength to continue listening to our customers. People will always need mobility solutions. However, new developments such as the evolution of electric and self-driving platforms will transform our business. Only one of these technological developments could radically impact how we see our business today; yet they are all coming at the same time in a “technological tornado.” All industry participants need to start planning ahead, redefining what the new distribution model will look like into the future and developing solutions that will solve our customers’ mobility needs going forward.

At the same time, the evolution of autonomy and the sharing economy opens the question of how much vehicle sales could grow when...
The only thing holding back the transition between these two technologies is battery development.
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Arturo Zapata
President
Corporación Zapata
Corporación Zapata is a conglomerate of companies with more than 57 years of experience in the vehicle dealership sector.
urban 2016
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Mexico Urban Sustainability Summit 2016: The Future of Urban Mobility in Mexico panel highlights
J. Arturo Zapata
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J. Arturo Zapata
President
Corporación Zapata
Beyond the potential return of investment for prospective projects, Corporación Zapata looks at three factors when evaluating business opportunities.
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J. Arturo Zapata
President
Corporación Zapata
The automotive industry in Mexico is one of the most competitive in the world.
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J. Arturo Zapata
President
Corporación Zapata
As you start moving out into residential areas, underground metro systems are no longer economically viable
MAS 2014
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Mexico Automotive Summit 2014: Dealership Evolution: Client Focus & Multi-Brand Representation presentation highlights
J. ARTURO ZAPATA Executive President of Corporación Zapata
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J. Arturo Zapata
Executive President
Corporación Zapata
The market has evolved significantly, particularly as relating to large fleet customers
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