Topic: product updates

What’s new at CarGurus? Quarterly product update

Posted by Meg Bernazzani on June 24, 2020

As dealerships begin to get back to business, we realize it’s more important than ever that we support our dealer partners, which is why the CarGurus Product teams have been hard at work building new features and product updates. Here are the key CarGurus product improvements you can expect now, and in the weeks to come.

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Topics: CarGurus news, delivery, market analysis tool, Pricing Tool, product updates

How to succeed with CarGurus Delivery Indicator

Posted by Meg Bernazzani on June 8, 2020

As shoppers increasingly conduct research and make purchases online, digital retail is key to succeeding in today’s tech-driven automotive industry. Shoppers are searching on CarGurus to find the best deals for their next car – for you, it’s just a matter of reaching them with the right vehicles. 
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Topics: delivery, product updates

How CarGurus is driving shopper engagement with Contactless Services

Posted by Sarah Pekala on May 6, 2020

We want to highlight the key initiatives our Consumer Marketing team are working on to drive consumer adoption of the vital Contactless Services dealers like you are providing right now.

On cargurus.com

We’ve added an onsite banner on cargurus.com that promotes safer shopping with CarGurus. Shoppers will also see an expandable modal window on the homepage explaining the new filters and what they mean.

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Topics: CarGurus news, contactless services, covid-19, product updates

What’s new in CarGurus? 2020 product update

Posted by Sarah Pekala on April 24, 2020

While our workspaces may look a little different these days, the CarGurus Product teams are continuing to build new features and product updates that matter to our dealer partners. Here are the key CarGurus product improvements you can expect now, and in the weeks to come.

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Topics: CarGurus news, Pricing Tool, product updates

Selling cars remotely? New CarGurus feature lets you highlight your contactless services

Posted by Sarah Pekala on April 15, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly reshaping our daily lives and we continue to be impressed by the creative ways our dealer partners are evolving their businesses in this new environment. Now, more than ever, our Engineering and Product teams at CarGurus are working hard to develop products to support dealers and continue connecting them with shoppers.

Starting today, CarGurus customers can highlight any contactless services that their dealership is offering directly on CarGurus. Shoppers can filter their search results based on five contactless services:

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Topics: CarGurus news, covid-19, product updates

CarGurus Search Results Page gets a new look

Posted by Sarah Pekala on April 6, 2020

We’re launching a new look to the CarGurus Search Results Page (SRP) this week that will improve shopper engagement.

Search results on the desktop experience will be shown in tiles, allowing for a larger photo, and direct lead and phone connections from the SRP. The new layout improves the likelihood that a shopper submits a leadresulting in more leads from more shoppers.

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Topics: CarGurus news, product updates

CarGurus’ 2018 in review: company milestones, dealer events, top content, and more

Posted by Meg Bernazzani on January 17, 2019

2018 was a banner year for us here at CarGurus: we officially became the fastest growing auto shopping site in the country,1 our Gurus held and attended dealer events across the country, and we launched lots of new content to help you sell more cars!

We took a moment to reflect on everything we did in 2018, and here are some of the highlights.

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Topics: CarGurus news, events, product updates, year in review

Updates to the Removed Listing Activity tab make attribution easier

Posted by Meg Bernazzani on January 7, 2019

At CarGurus, we’re working hard to give our dealers better tools to solve the challenge of attribution. We recently launched an update to our Dealer Dashboard that should make it easier for dealers to see which CarGurus leads bought a vehicle.

Lead details added to Removed Listing Activity section

The Removed Listing Activity section isn’t so much new as it is improved. This section lets dealers see their recently sold/removed listings, along with a breakdown of all the CarGurus leads and connections for those vehicles. What’s new is that we’ve added the details of those leads so it’s easier for dealers to tie a specific lead to the sale of a particular vehicle.

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Topics: attribution, dealer dashboard, product updates

Find the pricing sweet spot with new Pricing Tool updates

Posted by Meg Bernazzani on June 5, 2018

We’re working hard to give our dealers more and better tools. We recently launched a few updates to our dealer dashboard that should make it easier for dealers to get the most out of our platform.

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Topics: dealer dashboard, pricing, product updates