Mississauga, Ont.—April 9, 2019—Cox Automotive Canada announced today that it is launching Kelley Blue Book the most trusted resource for vehicle valuations in North America to the Canadian market at the Automotive Conference and Expo in Niagara Falls, Ontario from April 10-11.
For the second year in a row, the Trillium Automobile Dealers Association will host ACE in partnership with Canadian dealers. Explicitly created with Canadian new car dealers in mind, ACE has quickly become an industry destination event with leading speakers and over 80 Canadian vendors.
“Kelley Blue Book is the leading provider of vehicle valuations in North America and we’re excited to announce its upcoming launch to our Canadian dealers, OEMs and lenders,” said Maria Soklis, President, Cox Automotive Canada. “It adds to our already strong and extensive line up of industry leading brands and services to better serve our clients and help shape the transformation of our industry into the future”
Cox Automotive Canada
will also be replacing the Manheim Market Report by leveraging the robust
Canadian data of Cox Automotive and the 90+ years of valuations experience
Kelley Blue Book provides. It will be fully bilingual and integratable for
French language use.
introduction of our brands and services in a way that is relevant to our market
is a testament to our ongoing commitment to the Canadian automotive
industry,” added Soklis.
In addition to
introducing Kelley Blue Book at ACE this year, Cox Automotive Canada will be
showcasing many new digital marketing, digital retailing, and inventory
remarketing technologies and innovations. Our expert team members will be on
hand at the Cox Automotive Canada booth to provide insight on planned product
development and technology, including:
- Dealer.com – Cox Automotive Canada’s Dealer.com, the premier digital marketing solution and partner for dealerships, is launching new capabilities to Canadian dealerships through our dedicated Canadian team;
- Manheim – Find out how Manheim’s new Open Digital Marketplace online auction platform leverages our physical auction sites and services with a superior online experience anytime and from any device – driving a one-stop shop online experience;
- Dealertrack – Cox Automotive Canada’s Retail Solutions brand Dealertrack, helps dealers, lenders and OEMs drive operational efficiencies moving towards a paperless future with enhanced Digital Contracting workflow and a superior online shopping experience with new features such as, Reserve it Now & Protection Driver coming later this year.
About Cox Automotive
Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells, and owns cars with industry-leading digital marketing, software, financial, wholesale and e-commerce solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive ecosystem worldwide. In Canada, the Cox Automotive family includes Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, HomeNet®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, Ready Logistics®, RMS Automotive®, vAuto®, VinSolutions® and Xtime®, along with a host of other brands in other countries. The global company has 34,000 team members in more than 220 locations and is a partner to more than 50,000 auto dealers, as well as most major automobile manufacturers. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of 120-year-old Cox Enterprises, Inc., which has revenues exceeding $20 billion and approximately 55,000 employees. Cox Enterprises’ other major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications and Cox Media Group. For more information about Cox Automotive Canada, visit coxautoinc.ca.
For more information or interview requests, please contact Eliana Cugini, Communications
and Public Relations Manager, Cox Automotive Canada, [email protected].