“Truecar” connects shoppers with a network of more than nine-thousand certified dealers across the country. It offers what it calls transparent pricing on more than one-million in-stock vehicles.
Shoppers get upfront pricing so they know what to expect before leaving the couch. Truecar also provides tools to understand current market prices for the same vehicle found in multiple locations nearby. The app is free for iOS and Android.
The “Cars-dot-com” app helps shoppers find new and used cars nearby. You can filter and sort cars based on model, price, just about anything. Cars-dot-com shows reviews of specific vehicle models and dealerships. The app includes a payment calculator. It’s free for iOS and Android.
Then there’s the “Autotrader” app. It searches new and used cars and trucks at dealerships and from private sellers. Autotrader also offers a cool feature allowing users to scan the VIN on a windshield and find similar vehicles nearby. This practically guarantees you’ll get the best deal. The app is free for iOS and Android.