The Industry's Leading Source For F&I, Sales And Technology

Top News

TAG SEARCH RESULT: Edmunds

1  -  25  of  32

June 13, 2018 - Industry News

Edmunds: Used-Vehicle Prices Hit Record High in Q1

Although shoppers continue to flock toward pricier trucks and SUVs, steadily rising gas prices are beginning to stimulate consumer demand and increase residual values for smaller vehicles.

Tags: Edmunds, Gas Prices, used-vehicle prices, used-vehicle values

March 5, 2018 - Industry News

Auto Loan Interest Rates Soar to Eight-Year High

Edmunds analysts say the industry is beginning to see the trickle-down effect from the rate increases happening at the federal level. February's annual percentage rate on new finance vehicles was expected to average 5.2%, up from 4.9% in the year-ago period.

Tags: auto finance, Edmunds, Federal Reserve, interest rates

November 14, 2017 - Industry News

Edmunds: 100,000-Mile Cars More Valuable Than Shoppers Think

Thanks to a tight supply of late-model used vehicles, values don’t dramatically drop once the odometer crosses six figures, according to a new report from vehicle information site.

Tags: auto finance, Edmunds, used-vehicle values

June 5, 2017 - Industry News

Edmunds: Down Payments Reach Record Levels in May

Car buyers are putting down $504 more on a new-vehicle purchase than they did five years ago. But with buyers purchasing pricier cars and interest rates on the rise, something has to give, Edmunds.com analysis said.

Tags: auto finance, down payment, Edmunds, interest rates

February 16, 2017 - Industry News

Used-Vehicle Market Bracing for Off-Lease Tidal Wave

While low interest rates and consistent values are making it possible for the market to absorb the wave of newer, more expensive off-lease vehicles, demand for older, less expensive vehicles hasn't waned. But with fewer older vehicles available, sellers will be at a disadvantage, Edmunds said this week.

Tags: Edmunds, inventory management, Off-Lease Vehicles, used-vehicle values

February 2, 2017 - Industry News

Last Chance: Podium to Present Webinar on Online Review Management

Register to learn about how online reviews can enhance your online reputation, get you noticed on top sites, and drive customer purchase decisions.

Tags: Dealerrater, Edmunds, Google, online reputation management, online reviews, Podium, Yelp

February 1, 2017 - Industry News

Lease Volume Reaches Record High in 2016, Edmunds Reports

Leasing accounted for 31% of new-vehicle sales in 2016, up from 29% in 2015. And according to the vehicle information, nearly one-third of all millennials turned to leasing to secure a new vehicle.

Tags: Auto Sales, Edmunds, vehicle leasing

January 25, 2017 - Industry News

Edmunds: New-Vehicle Sales to Fall in January

The vehicle information site expects new-vehicle sales to total 1.15 million units in January, a 31.5% decrease from December and a 0.7% decrease from January 2016.

Tags: Edmunds, fleet sales, new-vehicle sales, Retail Sales

January 5, 2017 - Industry News

Edmunds Unveils New Website, Logo Design

Edmunds this week unveiled a revamped online experience and refreshed new logo. The company has also dropped the '.com' from its name and will now be known as simply “Edmunds,” according to a company announcement.

Tags: Edmunds, Logo, Redesign

December 22, 2016 - Industry News

Edmunds: New-Vehicle Sales Record in Reach

Edmunds.com believes the industry will sell 1,629,011 new cars and trucks in December. If realized, the prediction puts the industry on pace to break last year's sales record. But the firm says it'll be a photo finish.

Tags: 2017, Edmunds, SAAR, Vehicle Sales

December 13, 2016 - Industry News

Reputation Butler to Shake Up the Online Review Game

The company’s directors say Reputation Butler tackles a problem that dealerships face almost daily: monitoring and keeping track of online consumer reviews on countless platforms.

Tags: Cars.com, Customer Reviews, Dealerrater, Edmunds, online reputation management, reputation management, SureCritic, Yellow Pages, Yelp

August 15, 2016 - Industry News

Edmunds Launches Mobile-Optimized Ad Solution

Edmunds has launched Edmunds Ad Solutions, a mobile-optimized ad tool designed to help dealers target in-market car shoppers on Facebook and Instagram using the firm's first-party shopping data.

Tags: advertising, Edmunds, Mobile, social media

June 23, 2016 - Industry News

Gen Z Buying 6.5 Times More Used Cars Than New

Shoppers age 18 to 24, or Generation Z, buy 6.5 times more used cars than new cars, according to an analysis of Polk vehicle registration data analyzed by Edmunds.com. While it’s not surprising that college-aged consumers are buying used cars, what they’re buying is.

Tags: Edmunds, Generation Z, used vehicles

December 22, 2015 - Industry News

Edmunds Puts 2015 SAAR at 17.5 Million

Edmunds said this week the industry is on pace to break the previous December sales record set in 2004. It predicts the industry will retail 1.7 million units in December, a 29.7% increase from November and a 12.3% increase from a year ago.

Tags: December, Edmunds, New-Car Sales, SAAR

August 20, 2015 - Industry News

Used-Car Prices Hit Record High in Second Quarter, Edmunds Reports

Shoppers were increasingly drawn to “near-new” used vehicles with higher price tags in the second quarter, with the average price of a used car increasing 8% from last year, according to Edmunds.

Tags: Auto Loan Terms, certified pre-owned vehicles, CPO, Edmunds, Edmunds.com, prices, used car sales, used-vehicle values

October 23, 2014 - Industry News

Edmunds Pulls Ad Campaign, Says It ‘Missed the Mark’

Edmunds' 'Absurdity of Haggling' campaign included four YouTube videos that depict a cashier trying to overcharge customers for items at a grocery store, then haggling with shoppers who refused to pay. 

Edmunds pulled an online ad campaign last week for its Price Promise program after dealers complained it portrayed them as ‘bad guys’ in the car-shopping process.

Tags: Edmunds, Edmunds.com, haggle, Price Promise

June 26, 2014 - Industry News

June New-Car Sales Strong Despite Forecasted Decline, Says Edmunds

Edmunds.com forecasts that about 1.36 million new vehicle will be sold in June, a 15.4% decline from May and a 3.1% decline from June 2013. Analysts, however, say the declines don’t mean June will be a bad month for car sales.

Tags: Edmunds, Edmunds.com, June Sales, SAAR

June 17, 2014 - Industry News

Honda, Acura Earn Edmunds’ Best Retained Value Awards

Honda won in the nonluxury division with a projected residual value of 50.1% after five years, while Acura took home the luxury crown with a projected five-year residual value of 45.4%.

Tags: Acura, Awards, Edmunds, Edmunds.com, Honda

April 17, 2014 - Industry News

Ford, Chevy and Toyota Lead Edmunds’ Inaugural Popular Vehicle Awards

Edmunds.com presented its inaugural 2014 Most Popular on Edmunds.com Awards at this week’s New York International Auto Show, with Ford, Chevrolet and Toyota taking home top honors.

Tags: Awards, Chevrolet, Edmunds, Edmunds.com, Ford, Toyota

December 19, 2013 - Industry News

Edmunds.com Releases List of Fastest Selling Vehicles

The 2014 Land Rover Range Rover was named by Edmunds.com as the fastest selling car in in November. The list contains several other familiar names, including the Chevrolet Corvette and Jeep Cherokee.

Tags: Chevrolet, Edmunds, Edmunds.com, Jeep, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Subaru

December 17, 2013 - Industry News

Edmunds.com Reengages Carfax

The two firms have signed a new agreement that will allow Edmunds.com users to list Carfax Vehicle History Reports alongside vehicles listed for sale on the vehicle information site.

Tags: Carfax, Carfax Vehicle History Report, certified pre-owned vehicles, Edmunds, Edmunds.com

November 14, 2013 - Industry News

Used-Car Prices Fall to Lowest Levels in Four Years, Edmunds Reports

Edmunds.com’s latest findings show used-car prices have fallen to their lowest level in four years. The company attributes the drop to consumers making a post-recession shift back to the new-car market.

Tags: car prices, Edmunds, Edmunds.com, Report, Used Cars

November 7, 2013 - Industry News

Edmunds Accepting Applications for Annual Hackomotive

Applications are now being accepted until Feb. 7 to participate in the second annual Hackomotive, scheduled for Feb. 25-27, at Edmunds.com’s Santa Monica headquarters. The vehicle information site will award $35,000 in cash prizes to winners.

Tags: Car Shopping, contests, Edmunds, Edmunds.com

October 31, 2013 - Industry News

Tesla Model S Outselling Competition in Some Markets, Edmunds Reports

New analysis from Edmunds shows that the Tesla Model S is overwhelming the market in some of the country’s wealthiest cities.

Tags: Edmunds, Edmunds.com, R.L. Polk & Co., Tesla, Tesla Motors

October 17, 2013 - Industry News

Don’t Neglect Mobile Strategies, Edmunds Warns Dealers

Edmunds.com anticipates mobile devices will become a bigger part of car-shopper behavior, and the company wants dealers to be ready.

Tags: Car Shopping, Edmunds, Edmunds.com, Internet Shopper, Mobile, Report

« Previous12Next »