DealerRater® is where local car shoppers discover, meet, and recommend your team. To build your dealership’s reputation and sell more cars, all you need to do is join in.Get Started
97% of consumers use reviews to choose the right local dealership, and DealerRater® is their most-trusted review platform. Our platform helps you grow your reputation by accelerating, automating, and managing your review generation to share with an audience of millions.
A DealerRater® review goes further than any other review. We automatically syndicate each review to more than 34 million unique shoppers per month across Cars.com, AutoTrader, KBB, Facebook, and more — substantially improving your reach, reputation, and SEO value.
Reach 34M Unique Customers
Our ReviewBuilder™ technology syncs with your DMS to automatically solicit reviews from each day’s customers through email or text, and then uses Smart Targeting℠ to distribute them across Google, Facebook, and DealerRater® so you can build a consistent reputation on the most influential platforms.
Dealers Who Use ReviewBuilder™
See 5X More Reviews*
Never miss an opportunity to engage with your customers. AutoResponse™ generates real-time, personalized, human responses to every review, on every platform that matters — all while building unique content that increases your SEO footprint.
97% of consumers read
businesses’ responses to reviews.
Whatever the reason, bad reviews happen — but with Resolution Advantage™ you’ll have an opportunity to respond privately and offer resolution to negative feedback before the review gets posted to DealerRater®.
Get 2 Weeks to Privately Respond to Negative Reviews
Cars are still bought and sold one at a time — between two people. No other auto review platform showcases employee profiles and reviews, allowing your customers to create 1:1 connections with salespeople and service advisors they trust — all while giving you the ability to highlight what makes your dealership truly different from the rest.
With Salesperson Connect™ your top-rated employee profiles and ratings can be added to your inventory on DealerRater®, Cars.com, and your Dealer Inspire website, giving your shoppers the ability to select the person they’d like to work with — making them more likely to show-up and purchase.
Showcasing your Salespeople means
82% Faster Lead-to-Close Rates*
Showcase your staff with individual profile pages where prospective customers can learn about their experience, specialties, and passions — and connect directly via text to schedule an appointment or ask a question.
Powered by the free DealerRater® for Dealers App, LotShot™ lets you fast-follow on every purchase with a branded personal photo of your customer — giving your salespeople another tool to create a great experience and increase the likelihood of a positive review.
76% of customers consider reviews with photos more helpful than those without.
DealerRater® and its review network is where every local community goes to find and recommend dealers for one of the most important purchases of their lives. If you’re ready to join in, all you need to do is show up, be yourself, and meet your local car shoppers. We’ll take care of the rest.