CarGurus helps shoppers avoid vehicle switch by Sharon Hill in Automotive 10 Jun 2014 CarGurus, a snazzy, social-prominent alternative for former Cars.com media partners, has added a helpful fraud-preventative tool for consumers. CarGurus now searches dealer listings for those which aren't really available but are used to bring consumers onto the dealer lot, where they're pushed to This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share boston.comcargurus Sharon Hill Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.