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The Key Role Of An Accurate VIN Decoder In Online Insurance Quotes


Online quotes have revolutionized the world of car insurance. It has made insurance more competitive because users can get multiple quotes from different carriers quickly. This has created an environment where consumers shop to find the best price possible, and may do so as frequently as once or twice a year. This results in a consistent demand for online quote both from the insurers directly and well as from third party sites that provide quote comparison tools.

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Topicssss: API, car insurance, online quotes, accuracy, accurate, accurate vehicle description, auto insurance, Vehicle, VIN, vin decoder, Auto


Suzuki Opts-Out of Making Vehicles for the US Automotive Market


After nearly three decades of production, Suzuki has announced its departure from the U.S. automotive market. Suzuki first began manufacturing automobiles for the U.S. market in 1985 and will stop selling automobiles once their current supply runs out. They will however continue to produce motorcycles, ATV’s, and watercraft here in the U.S.

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Topicssss: Support, consumer research, vehicle service, Suzuki, Data, vehicle marketing, auto dealers, Vehicle Data, Manufacturer, Marketing, US Market, consumers, automakers, Auto, automotive


Non-traditional vehicle comparison


We came across this fun video, and while it is entertaining it also serves to really make the point that the right car for a potential buyer is really based on that buyers needs. Although we think few consumers will struggle to decide whether they will purchase a Ford Fiesta vs a Lamborghini - it is clear that vehicle comparison is a critical piece of vehicle marketing.

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Topicssss: vehicle comparison, Vehicle, Marketing, consumers, Auto, automotive, auto mall, Ford VIN decoding, Ford vehicle comparison


What can you actually decode from a VIN number?


Automotive VIN Data Primer

As a data company we come across many variations on needs from our Clients for VIN decoding. In the marketing segment, the term is used very loosely to describe data collections with a tremendous amount of information that can be queried by VIN.. but what is VIN decoding really?

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Topicssss: Primer, getting started, Data, VIN, Auto