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Rental cars difficult to find in Colorado, nationwide

Matt Kelley lives in Denver and works for Major League Baseball, but he’s like people traveling to the Mile High City for the All-Star Game: He needs a car.

He and his wife went looking for a rental car earlier this week and found prices had shot up. Another issue people face is a limited supply. Try to reserve a vehicle online at Enterprise near Denver International Airport during All-Star week and you get “Sold Out Location” across the screen.

Kelley said cars were available at the Enterprise he tried. He and his wife have only one car, which isn’t usually a problem, but “we have lot of things going on.”

“So instead of trying to arrange a bunch of different Ubers, that sort of thing, we decided to rent a car,” he added.

But Kelley went with a car sharing company when Enterprise quoted him $120 a day.

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Car part shortage makes it more difficult to buy off the lot

Charlie Walters, general manager of the Findlay Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram dealership, said the shortage stems from a series of global challenges.

POST FALLS, Idaho — If you’re looking to purchase and drive a car straight off the dealership lot today, good luck.

A shortage of available parts has slowed manufacturing down by months as reported by our news partner, Coeur d’Alene Press.

During a Post Falls Chamber of Commerce event Wednesday, Charlie Walters, general manager of the Findlay Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram dealership, said the shortage stems from a series of global challenges that began with COVID-19.

“Back when COVID first hit, all of a sudden, we saw a drop in demand, and no one knew what to expect,” Walters said.

At the time, inventory was high, he said, cars sitting on lots ready for purchase. Once those cars are purchased, they are dealership-owned and financed through what

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