DealerRater top for dealer-review volume, at nearly 950,000, study finds

28 Jan 2013

More than 4600 U.S. auto dealers, approximately one in four, are signed on with DealerRater’s Certified Dealer Program, and the site beats out both Edmunds and for number of consumer reviews of dealerships, an independent study has determined.  For more details on dealer reviews and the sites offering them, read the AIM Group’s 


Jim Townsend

Jim Townsend, editorial director and a principal of the AIM Group, is a career journalist, consultant and interactive media pioneer with more than 35 years of experience in news management. Townsend joined the AIM Group in 2001 as an analyst and consultant and became a part-owner in 2003. He is based in Houston. He leads a global team of analysts who report media industry trends in North and South America, Europe, India, Asia, Australia and other countries in the Pacific Rim.