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Jan 24, 2015, 05:30 ET
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New Car Buyers are Purchasing More Out of Want, Not Need

 According to AutoTrader.com's 2015 Automotive Buyer Influence Study, 61 percent of recent new car buyers reported that they purchased their...

Jan 23, 2015, 05:30 ET
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Mobile Usage in Car Shopping Grows Significantly--Again

According to AutoTrader.com's 2015 Automotive Buyer Influence Study, the adoption of mobile devices for car shopping is increasing at a rapid pace....

Jan 22, 2015, 05:30 ET
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AutoTrader Study Shows that Car Buyers are More Decided on Vehicle When They First Visit a Dealership

 According to AutoTrader.com's 2015 Automotive Buyer Influence Study, more car buyers have already decided on the vehicle they want to...

Jan 21, 2015, 11:34 ET
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Car Buyer Satisfaction with the Dealership Experience Declines After 90 Minutes

 One of the most critical aspects of the dealership experience is the time consumers spend in store to complete a sale, and new data from...

Jan 12, 2015, 00:01 ET
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AutoTrader.com Editors Name the Most-Anticipated New Vehicles of 2015

 AutoTrader.com analysts say 2015 is shaping up to be another strong sales year for the automotive industry, and manufacturers are already...

Jan 07, 2015, 12:03 ET
Cox Automotive Names David Doolittle Vice President of Communications & Community Relations

Cox Automotive Names David Doolittle Vice President of Communications & Community Relations

With a recently united portfolio of more than 20 leading brands that are transforming how the world buys, sells and owns cars, Cox Automotive has...

Jan 05, 2015, 12:00 ET
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AutoTrader.com Study Shows Consumers Are Willing to Pay More for Car Tech

AutoTrader.com today released the findings of the 2015 AutoTrader.com Car Tech Impact Study -– based on research conducted online on its...

Dec 26, 2014, 00:01 ET
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AutoTrader Reveals the Most Popular Vehicles of 2014

2014 was once again the year of the truck for car shoppers, as the Ford F-150 retained its place as the most popular nameplate on AutoTrader.com...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:00 ET
AutoTrader.com Editors Name the 10 Must-Shop Family Cars

AutoTrader.com Editors Name the 10 Must-Shop Family Cars

 While Santa was busy making his list and checking it twice, the editors at AutoTrader.com were preparing a list every family can benefit from...

Dec 16, 2014, 12:00 ET
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DealerRater and AutoTrader Partner to Bring Dealership Reviews to AutoTrader.com

 DealerRater, the car dealer review website for consumers, announced today it has partnered with AutoTrader.com® to bring dealership...

Nov 25, 2014, 08:00 ET
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AutoTrader Survey Reveals More than Two-Thirds of Car Shoppers Surveyed Have Experienced Buyer's Remorse

Black Friday typically kicks off the year-end deal season for car shoppers, but new data from AutoTrader.com suggests that many of these consumers...

Nov 18, 2014, 06:00 ET
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AutoTrader.com Editors Name the Six Must-Shop In-Car Tech Features for 2015

 As automakers ramp up their efforts to integrate more and more safety and infotainment technology in their vehicles, consumers are...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
AutoTrader.com Study Shows Technology Makes or Breaks Car Purchase Decisions

AutoTrader.com Study Shows Technology Makes or Breaks Car Purchase Decisions

 AutoTrader.com today released the findings of the 2014 In-Vehicle Technology Shopper Influence Study - conducted online on its behalf by...

Nov 11, 2014, 16:53 ET

Cox Automotive™ Acquires Predominant Fixed Operations Solution Provider

To further its goal of assisting dealers to become more efficient and profitable enterprises, Cox Automotive™ today announced the acquisition...

Nov 07, 2014, 05:00 ET
AUTOTRADER.COM REVEALS FINDINGS OF THE 2014 CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED (CPO) STUDY

AutoTrader.com Reveals Findings Of The 2014 Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Study

Just in time for a coming wave of Certified Pre-Owned (CPO)-eligible vehicles, AutoTrader.com today released the findings of its annual CPO study....

Oct 20, 2014, 10:00 ET
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AutoTrader.com Extends Partnership With NBA And Turner Sports

AutoTrader.com today announced a multiyear renewal of its partnership with Turner Sports and the National Basketball Association (NBA).  As...

Oct 16, 2014, 08:00 ET
AutoTrader Editors Name Must-Shop SUVs for Towing

AutoTrader Editors Name Must-Shop SUVs for Towing

As the leaves change and winter weather approaches, consumers across the country are gearing up to pull their boats out of the water, haul large...

Oct 01, 2014, 08:05 ET
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AutoTrader.com And vAuto Create First-Of-A-Kind Listing Intelligence Tool

Through the combined efforts of two Cox Automotive companies, AutoTrader.com dealers now have access to a one-of-a-kind tool—called...

Sep 30, 2014, 08:00 ET
AutoTrader Editors Say Now is an Ideal Time for First-Time Car Buyers to Make Their First Purchase (PRNewsFoto/AutoTrader.com)

AutoTrader Editors Say Now is an Ideal Time for First-Time Car Buyers to Make Their First Purchase

 With the new school year in full swing, many families might be considering encouraging the new drivers in their household to pull an extra car...

Sep 25, 2014, 10:55 ET
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AutoTrader.com Names Best Deals on Certified Pre-Owned and Used Vehicles

 A rising inventory of Certified Pre-owned (CPO) vehicles from historical highs means great deals for car shoppers looking for used cars in the...