Carfax is a trusted source of vehicle history data and an ideal partner for this new service offering
Clifton Park, NY (PRWEB) March 24, 2008
Auto/Mate Dealership Systems, developers of user-friendly and cost-effective dealer management software solutions, today announced Carfax Vehicle History Reports have been integrated into the company's Automotive Management Productivity Suite (AMPS). Dealer customers can now view and obtain Carfax Reports right from AMPS, a comprehensive dealer management system (DMS). The integration gives dealers faster, more convenient access to used vehicle history information from Carfax to help drive sales.
"Carfax is a trusted source of vehicle history data and an ideal partner for this new service offering," said Mike Esposito, CEO of Auto/Mate. "Now AMPS dealer clients can easily retrieve Carfax reports from their DMS console with only a few keystrokes to better assist buyers in their purchasing decision."
Dealer's can generate a Carfax report using AMPS' Customer/Mate CRM module by simply clicking on the Carfax logo located on the vehicle inquiry screen. The report can then be viewed, printed from the screen, or emailed. Carfax Vehicle History Reports can also be generated from AMPS' trade-in entry screen to help determine the vehicles trade-in value.
Carfax Vehicle History Reports provide vital information to millions of buyers and sellers of used cars, including ownership history, mileage and vehicle damage reports.
"Carfax and Auto/Mate are fully committed to making Carfax Vehicle History Reports readily accessible to our dealer customers," said Larry Gamache, communications director at Carfax. "Using the information in the Carfax Report, dealers can stock the right cars at the right price to maximize their profitability with each sale."
AMPS is currently installed at more than 400 dealerships nationwide. The system has more than 20 modules to meet every dealer's needs, including Sales, F&I, Fixed Operations, Accounting and CRM.
About Auto/Mate (http://www.automate.com)
Auto/Mate Dealership Systems was established 25 years ago with a simple goal: to provide an efficient and reasonably priced computer system to increase dealers' profitability. Designed by former auto dealer executives, AMPS (Automotive Management Productivity Suite) by Auto/Mate offers more than 20 fully integrated modules to suit any size dealership and to address every need, including Sales, F&I, Fixed Operations, Accounting, CRM, Fleet Sales and more. Auto/Mate's success has led to a continuous growth rate of more than 30% per year, with its system currently in use by more than 400 dealers. In three combined surveys conducted by NADA, Auto/Mate has ranked the highest in customer satisfaction over any other dealer system.
AMPS by Auto/Mate Dealership Systems is powerful, scalable and has a unique, graphical interface that makes it familiar and easy to use. AMPS is an open system and will run on most computer hardware that a dealer has in place. When compared to other systems on the market, AMPS offers the most value per dollar, allowing dealerships to operate more efficiently and profitably. For more information, please visit http://www.automate.com.
About Carfax (http://www.carfax.com)
Millions of used car buyers and sellers each year rely on Carfax, the most trusted provider of vehicle history information. Using the unique 17-character vehicle identification number (VIN) found on vehicle dashboards and title documents, Carfax instantly generates a detailed Vehicle History Report on any used car or light truck. Carfax Vehicle History Reports™ provide valuable information that helps used car buyers and sellers make better decisions. Free Carfax Vehicle History Reports are instantly available with vehicles listed in nearly every online marketplace by Carfax-subscribing dealers. For more information, ask your dealer or visit http://www.carfax.com.