insurance companies would seek to protect, which is both human lives but also property," said John Krafcik, president of TrueCar and former product planning executive at Ford and CEO of Hyundai Motor America. "Avoiding collisions does both of those things
still weak. Nissan and Infiniti held incentives flat at $2,529 per vehicle in January from a year earlier, according to TrueCar Inc. But the spending was still higher than that of Toyota, Honda, Subaru, Hyundai and Volkswagen. Meanwhile, the brands
propelled higher by falling unemployment rates, a healthy stock market and other positive economic indicators. Incentive spending declined 2.9 percent in February from a year ago, TrueCar said. Hannah Lutz contributed to this report.
of some vehicles imported from Asia. TrueCar , LMC Automotive and Kelley Blue Book ..... declined 2.9 percent from a year ago, TrueCar said. "Automakers should expect to post ..... revenue gains this month, Eric Lyman, TrueCar 's vice president of industry insights
TrueCar Inc. spent the past two years rebuilding ..... attention to automakers to boost sales. TrueCar is forming a council of manufacturer executives ..... to advance its Live Prospect product, TrueCar President John Krafcik said. Live Prospect
revolutionary, but offer it at a price that is consistent with consumer perceptions of the Acura brand," said Eric Lyman, TrueCar 's vice president of industry insights. Kelley Blue Book data show Acura buyers cross-shop Toyota, Honda, Ford, Nissan
TrueCar is rebuilding its computer interface around ..... first time, 50 percent of shoppers on TrueCar 's website got there via a mobile device ..... months. Much of the $50 million that TrueCar expects to spend on technology development
the big names in online car shopping, such as TrueCar , AutoTrader.com or Edmunds.com. He said ..... actually buy traffic from AutoWeb and mentioned that TrueCar is a "happy client." TrueCar could not confirm whether it buys traffic from
published. Value is a combination of the vehicle's five-year total cost of ownership, provided by market research firm Vincentric, and the average price paid for the vehicle at the time the awards are published, calculated by TrueCar .
TrueCar , the online car-buying service that ..... animated Cars franchise. He is familiar to TrueCar 's target audience: millennial parents ..... starting families, said Lucas Donat, TrueCar chief marketing officer. "They're coming
up in revenue to continue in 2015. TrueCar CEO John Krafcik forecasts a 2.8 percent ..... models averaged $40,406, according to TrueCar . Of F-150 sales in January, Ford said ..... bodied pickups.andnbsp; Combined, TrueCar said, average transaction prices for
GM spent an average of $3,314 per vehicle on incentives in the month, up 5 percent from a year earlier, according to TrueCar . GMC turned in the strongest sales increase of GM's four brands. Its sales rose 29 percent, including a 25 percent gain
Alex Vetter, CEO of Cars.com. John Krafcik, president of TrueCar Inc., seconded that opinion, saying few groups have the ..... sites bring to bear to channel customers to dealers, he said. TrueCar intends to spend $100 million on advertising this year
serious force in the U.S. car market in 2015, TrueCar said in aandnbsp; report this week . The car ..... generation is aging into "family life-stage," TrueCar said. Millennials, which TrueCar defines as people born from about 1980 through
higher than a year ago, according to TrueCar .com and Kelley Blue Book. LMC Automotive ..... accurate indicator of the year ahead. But TrueCar analysts said sales are still tracking ..... vice president of industry insights for TrueCar , said in a statement. "Other indicators
Online car-buying service TrueCar Inc. said the mobile app it will release ..... growing role in the shopping process. TrueCar CEO Scott Painter said the app, aimed ..... where they'll buy it and when. " TrueCar enables you to hypertarget your individual
certainly not at the level that it once was. The whole industry is getting their margins compressed by third parties like TrueCar and Edmunds. I think overall the industry has taken a turn. At Lexus, we still command a gross profit but competition is
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the sales process. "I do think Owen Wilson's voice is recognizable, but maybe I'm biased." TrueCar President John Krafcik , on TrueCar 's new ad campaign featuring actor Owen Wilson's voice. "When the deal becomes your product, you