Shop for a New or Used Car at Any Time from Any Web-Enabled Phone
DAYTON, Ohio – August 31, 2010 – Car shoppers now can access a mobile version of the CarLocate.com (www.carlocate.com) new and used vehicle search website from any Web-enabled mobile device, on any cell phone carrier.
"We've built CarLocate.com from the ground up to make the features on the site easy to use for car shoppers," said Nicole Case, general manager, CarLocate.com. "The goal is to help you locate the car that best fits with what you want to buy and how you want to buy. Now, those features include the ability to browse the site on your preferred form of Web access – computer or mobile."
The CarLocate.com website also includes these new communication features:
- Clicking the mobile phone icon from any new or used car listing enables you to send the details about that car from the site to your mobile phone. This allows you to review the listing later or share it with others via text message.
- Clicking the telephone icon next to the dealer's contact information connects you directly to a representative at the dealership so you can ask questions or schedule a test drive.
"As Web and mobile technologies continue to evolve, the ways consumers shop for cars and connect with dealerships also are rapidly changing," Case concluded. "We expect to keep CarLocate.com in front of those changes and continue to lead in the Web and mobile space for consumers using the site and the dealerships listing their vehicles on it."
CarLocate.com (www.carlocate.com) combines the best in search technology with the best in site design to make the experience of locating and buying a car simpler, easier, faster, and more effective. With CarLocate.com, anyone can quickly search new and used cars from thousands of dealerships, conveniently narrowing their search by a dozen criteria – Green, location, model, price – until they locate the car they want to buy. Consumers also can connect with CarLocate.com on Facebook (facebook.com/carlocate.com), Twitter (twitter.com/carlocate), or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CarLocate.com is a part of The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, which has served the business needs of automotive dealerships for more than 80 years. (www.reyrey.com)