CarGurus, a leading global online automotive marketplace, today announced a strategic partnership with AMVOQ (Used Car Dealers Association of Québec), the largest non-profit organization for used car dealers in Québec. With this collaboration, AMVOQ members will have the ability to list their inventory on CarGurus, gaining access to high-quality connections from the site’s fast-growing consumer audience.
CarGurus has a proven track record in helping dealers increase their lead volume, and in collaboration with one of Québec’s top used car dealer organizations will provide a valuable resource for the province’s dealer community. The alliance further emphasizes CarGurus’ commitment to the Canadian market and a dedication to providing best tools in the market for third-party listings.
“Dealers rely on CarGurus as a technology-driven resource to connect with highly qualified, ready-to-buy car shoppers,” said Diego Sanson, Vice President of international business development at CarGurus. “By forming this relationship with AMVOQ we hope to reach and educate more dealers on the advantages of CarGurus’ market leading technology and ultimately, help them sell more cars.”
CarGurus brings trust and transparency to the car shopping process, helping shoppers easily search local listings, find great deals and connect with top-rated dealers. The company uses advanced technology and data analytics to analyze thousands of listings and provide consumers with search results ranked and rated in order of which offer the best deals from the best dealers. Dealerships work with CarGurus because the company delivers an efficient customer acquisition channel driven by the volume of high quality connections to the site’s users. CarGurus not only offers products that help dealers acquire these customers and build their brands, CarGurus also helps dealers market and sell their cars more efficiently.
“AMVOQ is particularly proud of this collaboration with CarGurus. This arrangement will allow our members to have privileged access to an online advertising platform that is becoming increasingly important in our market,” said Steeve De Marchi, Executive Director at AMVOQ. “Our partnership with CarGurus is part of a data enhancement strategy to allow AMVOQ members to have an increased digital presence and improve their competitiveness.”
As an AMVOQ partner, CarGurus will work closely with the organization’s representatives on communicating to dealers the value of a digital marketing strategy rooted in advanced technology. In addition, CarGurus representatives will be available to dealers at the AMVOQ Annual Conference.
Canadian dealers wishing to activate their inventory on CarGurus and learn more about other advertising programs can call (855) 344-4814 or contact your AMVOQ representative at 1 800-569-7007 #3
Founded in 2006, CarGurus (Nasdaq: CARG) is a global, online automotive marketplace connecting buyers and sellers of new and used cars. The Company uses proprietary technology, search algorithms and data analytics to bring trust and transparency to the automotive search experience and help users find great deals from top-rated dealers. CarGurus is the largest automotive shopping site in the U.S. based on monthly unique visitor traffic (source: ComScore Media Metrix Multi Platform, March 2018). In addition to the United States, CarGurus operates online marketplaces in Canada, Germany, Italy, and the United Kingdom. To learn more about CarGurus, visit www.cargurus.ca.