SAN FRANCISCO, CA— October 10, 2017 —Jumpstart Automotive Media, a leading media, insights, and marketing solutions company and division of Hearst Autos, today announced an exclusive advertising sales representation agreement with VehicleHistory.com, an auto research website that provides consumers with free access to the most comprehensive historical data on vehicles in the U.S.
VehicleHistory.com provides consumers with extensive automotive research, reviews, free vehicle history reports (VHRs), and the ability to research license plate numbers, filed police reports on specific vehicles that may provide important insight regarding vehicle condition, and—when available—actual images of any damage a vehicle has incurred throughout its history.
"Shopping for a car is one of life's biggest decisions and the vast amount of information on the Internet doesn't make it any easier. By providing consumers the unique combination of research, reviews and free VHRs, VehicleHistory.com is taking some of the uncertainty and inconvenience out of the car-buying process. As we continue to look for new ways to add more value to our advertising partners, this partnership is a natural fit," said Jumpstart Chief Executive Officer, Nick Matarazzo.
"Jumpstart has strong OEM and dealer relationships and is a leader in the marketplace for developing unique, custom, high-performing marketing programs. They continue to elevate the digital auto shopping experience, and this consumer-centric approach will be a huge win for our audience," said VehicleHistory.com Chief Executive Officer, Jennifer Mitchell.
Jumpstart Automotive Media, a division of Hearst Autos, offers high-impact and performance-driven marketing and digital advertising solutions that achieve optimum results. An industry thought-leader known for its in-depth shopping reports, Jumpstart connects automotive marketers with the largest, high-performing audience of car shoppers and enthusiasts through partnerships with: Car and Driver, U.S. News Best Cars, J.D. Power Cars, NADAguides, Autoweek.com, Autobytel, Autolist.com, Daily News Autos, LeftLaneNews.com, CarSoup, CarBuzz, and CarStory.
About Hearst Autos:
Hearst Autos is the only full-service consultative resource for connecting automotive marketers with consumers from inspiration to purchase. The group brings together the enthusiast credibility of Car and Driver and Road & Track, the performance-driven scale of Jumpstart Automotive Media's exclusive portfolio of in-market sites and the far-reaching consumer connectivity of Hearst's 22 industry-leading lifestyle brands. By taking a consumer-centric approach, we offer manufacturers and dealers custom solutions rooted in extensive shopper data, editorial perspective, and powerful storytelling from our creative shop, the blend line™.
VehicleHistory.com provides the most reliable way for customers to become educated when buying and selling a car. Through VehicleHistory.com's proprietary databases (utilizing more than 42 million data points and records in the U.S.), customers can receive a free online report on any car or truck in North America. VehicleHistory.com also provides consumers with a broad range of automotive research information and content. Find out more at VehicleHistory.com.