Motorists to be Hit With VAT Increase on New Cars

Car buyers who don’t order their new cars in the next couple of weeks will be hundreds of pounds worse off as they sleepwalk into the VAT increase. With average delivery times stretching to two months, new cars that are not ordered within weeks are likely to be handed over and paid for after the [...]

Why CarQuake Matters – The Story of a Car Purchase…

Though most think that CarQuake is all about the price, something we pride ourselves in is the service offered by our dealers. When we claim that we offer the easiest way to buy a new car, what we mean by this is both a good price AND a good service. Recently, one of our staff [...]

PageRank In the Automotive World…

It’s one of those things that you watch and, whilst it doesn’t mean absolute success or failure, it’s rather like a barometer or a thermometer – it is a measure of popularity. We often get asked ‘how do people find CarQuake’ and whilst we can point them to searches like Best Car Deals, New Cars [...]

CarQuake – Featured in The Sunday Times

It’s amazing how things sometimes happen in reverse… We access the CarQuake site on Monday morning and are astonished to find out that we had a really busy end to November. Sunday’s traffic was the best single day of traffic in November… Given all the tools at our disposal, we look at our analytics – [...]

Brand Loyalty vs. The Credit Crunch

Although the internet car buying experience is still in its’ infancy, there are some trends that we found useful to share with you – some anecdotal, and some measurable. The Right Experience The internet car buyer is no different to any other online customer. They expect a professional, secure, smooth transaction and some kind of [...]