Dealership vs. Carvana: Which Offers the Better Shopping Experience?

Car buyers have purchased from dealerships since shortly after cars were invented. Despite the rare hassles and negative media attention, dealerships have thrived for over a hundred years. Over the past decade, internet solutions have popped up in an attempt to “optimize” the car buying process. We’ve taken a look at that “optimized” car buying experience through popular startup Carvana vs. a traditional car dealer.

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15 Expert Tips: What to Look for When Taking a Test Drive

As has been the case since dealerships were invented, taking a test drive before buying a used car is an essential part of the purchasing process. It’s like sampling ice cream at the parlor (do those still exist?): both Pistachio Phudge Pizzazz and Very Berry Bananananza flavors sound right up your alley, so you taste each of them and discover that Pistachio Phudge Pizzazz is disgusting. The same logic can apply when test driving pre-owned vehicles.

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