My Customers Want Flexibility

Outdated, Rigid Sales Processes Make Car Buying Harder

90% of consumers prefer a unique, personalized car-buying journey.

The impact of customer experience on dealership results can’t be overstated. Two-thirds of consumers say they would pay more for a great experience. And yet many dealerships are still falling short; only 36% of consumers are satisfied with their dealership.

Lost Sales

Two-thirds of consumers say they would pay more for a great experience.* Deliver a one-size-fits-all buying journey, and they will go elsewhere.


Customers whose expectations aren’t met are likely to leave you with mediocre reviews and CSI scores, which can impact your dealership’s reputation with OEMs and the community.

Declining Customer Loyalty

Customers who don’t receive the personalized communication and flexibility they expect are likely to go elsewhere the next time they need a vehicle.

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want to do more online

64% of shoppers want to do more of the purchase steps online compared to the last time they purchased a vehicle. ** 

Recommended Solutions

The right tools and process will enable your dealership to meet customers wherever they are in their buying journey from anywhere, from their sofa to your showroom.


Connect CRM

Maintain centralized, up-to-date customer records.

Integrate dealership tools and sales processes to deliver a single view of the customer—across touchpoints and departments.

  • Streamline car buying with customizable processes and powerful lead automation.
  • Automatically clean up the dirty data hiding in your system with automated data maintenance software Data Appends

Cox Automotive Integrations

Eliminate errors from manual data reentry.

Access the data insights you need to create a personalized experience with Connect CRM’s integrations with other Cox Automotive software solutions.

  • Give your customers flexibility for in-person or remote sales using a comprehensive integration with Cox Automotive Digital Retailing.
  • Boost efficiency with deep integrations that streamline the sales process.

Connect Texting

Communicate in the channels customers want.

Message with your customers, including photos and videos, on their preferred platforms.

  • Stay up to date on all customer texts with a full conversation history stored in the CRM customer record.
  •  Communicate with customers via Facebook with the Messenger integration.

* 2020 Cox Automotive Reimagining the Automotive Consumer Experience. | ** 2020 Cox Automotive COVID-19 Consumer Impact Study