Cars.com Competitors and Similar CompaniesClear all

Cars.com's competitors and similar companies include Edmunds, Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book, TrueCar, Carfax and CarGurus.
Cars.com
Cars.com
Cars.com is a provider of digital marketplace solutions for the automotive industry.
Edmunds
Edmunds
Edmunds is an online resource for automotive information.
Autotrader
Autotrader
Autotrader is a company that provides automotive digital marketing solutions.
Kelley Blue Book
Kelley Blue Book
Kelley Blue Book is a company that specializes in new and used vehicles.
TrueCar
TrueCar
TrueCar is an information and technology platform that enables its users to communicate with TrueCar Certified Dealers for a hassle-free car buying experience.
Carfax
Carfax
Carfax provides web based vehicle history information for buyers and sellers of used cars and light trucks.
CarGurus
CarGurus
CarGurus is a provider of an online automotive marketplace connecting buyers and sellers of new and used cars.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
1966
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
1926
Founding Date
2005
Founding Date
1984
Founding Date
2006
Type
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Chicago, US HQ
Naperville, US
Santa Monica, US
Waltham, US
Locations
Santa Monica, US HQ
Detroit, US
Locations
Atlanta, US HQ
Locations
Irvine, US HQ
Locations
Santa Monica, US HQ
Locations
Centreville, US HQ
Locations
Cambridge, US HQ
Dublin, IE
Cambridge, US
Cambridge, US
Employees
Employees
1,7006% increase
Employees
577
Employees
1,210
Employees
421
Employees
77313% increase
Employees
1,3711% increase
Employees
1,3434% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
1.1 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
261.9 m
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
2.3 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
135.2 k
Twitter followers
110.2 k
Twitter followers
90.1 k
Twitter followers
89.5 k
Twitter followers
20.1 k
Twitter followers
457
Twitter followers
11.9 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
56
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
3
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
8
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
111.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.4
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
37.5%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
80%

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$689.2m (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$158.7m (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$914.2m (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$122.2m (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$262.8m (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$567m (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$651.5m (FY, 2023)
Net income
Net income
$118.4m (FY, 2023)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
($49.8m) (FY, 2023)
Net income
N/A
Net income
$22.1m (FY, 2023)

Operating

Average Monthly Unique Visitors
Average Monthly Unique Visitors
27.1 m (Q2, 2022)
Average Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Average Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Average Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Average Monthly Unique Visitors
7.7 m (Q3, 2017)
Average Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Average Monthly Unique Visitors
N/A
Dealers
Dealers
19.5 k (Q2, 2022)
Dealers
13 k (Jan, 2018)
Dealers
N/A
Dealers
N/A
Dealers
N/A
Dealers
N/A
Dealers
31.3 k (Q3, 2022)

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 50m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 332.4m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 1.8m
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Edmunds
HQ
Santa Monica, US
Employees
577

Edmunds is an online resource for automotive information.

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Autotrader
HQ
Atlanta, US

Autotrader is a company that provides automotive digital marketing solutions.

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Kelley Blue Book
HQ
Irvine, US

Kelley Blue Book is a company that specializes in new and used vehicles.

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TrueCar
HQ
Santa Monica, US
Employees
773↑ 13% increase

TrueCar is an information and technology platform that enables its users to communicate with TrueCar Certified Dealers for a hassle-free car buying experience.

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