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TrueCar Adds Toyota Motor USA’s Carly Schaffner to Strengthen Communications Team
Schaffner, who joins TrueCar from Toyota Motor Corp.’s U.S. unit, is a seasoned communications professional and will be integral to telling TrueCar’s story as its operations and business expand and network of more than 9,000 TrueCar Certified Dealers grows.
October 31, 2014
Gas Prices Fail to Sustain Hybrid Demand As Consumers Energize Full-Size Pickup Sales
“If you were to turn back the clock seven years, Prius was at the height of its game” said John Krafcik, president of TrueCar. “Demand was high, inventory was limited, and incentives were practically non-existent. Fast-forward to this year: Hybrid popularity is waning, and the country’s love of the full-size pickup truck is remarkable.’’
October 24, 2014
TrueCar Forecasts Strong Sales in October; Up 5.9% Compared to Last Year
“Fiat Chrysler’s growth, fueled by Jeep and Ram, has set up a dogfight this month, with FCA, Ford and Toyota battling for second place behind GM in total volume,” said John Krafcik, president of TrueCar. “Industry-wide, we’re looking at the strongest October since 2004, with incentive spending at healthy levels, and on-track to finish the year at 16.4 million units.”
October 23, 2014
TrueCar Mobile Car-Buying App Surpasses 1 Million Downloads
“We are seeing a tectonic shift from the old ‘shop online, buy-offline’ model to a future where consumers shop and buy seamlessly on their mobile devices,” said Scott Painter, founder and CEO of TrueCar. “This has to be one of the most aggressive technology mass-adoption curves in history.’’
October 17, 2014
TrueCar Announces “No Surprises” Initiative for Upfront Pricing Information on New Vehicles
“We here at TrueCar believe that truth and transparency are a more profitable way of doing business, and those ideals served as the impetus behind our decision to implement the No Surprises initiative,” said Scott Painter, founder and CEO of TrueCar.
October 15, 2014