SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Edmunds, the leading automotive information and car shopping platform, has inked a content collaboration deal with global news network The Associated Press (AP). Under the agreement, Edmunds will provide weekly content to the AP's "Behind the Wheel" column featuring vehicle comparisons, insider car shopping tips, timely consumer advice and expert automotive opinions. These stories will be bylined by Edmunds editors and offered to the AP's vast network of member news organizations and customers worldwide.
"This collaboration makes perfect sense: The Associated Press has a stellar reputation as one of the most trusted independent news sources, and Edmunds is known as one of the most trusted resources for unbiased automotive information," said Edmunds CEO Avi Steinlauf. "We're thrilled to leverage the expertise of our industry-leading vehicle testing and consumer advice teams to help the AP's millions of readers find their perfect vehicle."
This collaboration will allow the AP to offer its customers a wider array of automotive stories on consumer-centric topics. In turn, this collaboration will give more car shoppers access to the insightful and useful information curated by one of the largest and most experienced editorial teams in the automotive space.
"We are pleased to be working with Edmunds to offer additional automotive content to AP's members and customers that's timely and useful," said Lisa Gibbs, AP director of news partnerships. "The content provided by the experts at Edmunds aligns with AP's mission of accurate, unbiased reporting."
Edmunds content will be published by the AP on Wednesday mornings. For the latest vehicle reviews and car shopping advice, visit Edmunds.com.
Edmunds is the leading car information and shopping platform, helping millions of visitors each month find their perfect car. With products such as Edmunds Your Price, Your Lease and Used+, shoppers can buy smarter with instant, upfront prices for cars and trucks currently for sale at more than 13,000 dealer franchises across the U.S. Edmunds' in-house team of unbiased car-shopping experts provide industry-leading vehicle reviews and shopping tips, as well as welcome all car-shopping questions to the free Shopper Advice line at 1-855-782-4711, via email at [email protected], via text at ED411 and on Twitter and Facebook. The company is regarded as one of America's best workplaces by Fortune and Great Place to Work. Edmunds is based in Santa Monica, California, and has a satellite office in downtown Detroit, Michigan.
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