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Key reading

Car buying

Researching the full purchase funnel: How cars really get bought

This article explains that the car-buying purchase funnel used by many marketers is flawed. It draws on a study which followed people through the entire car-buying process, tracking the effects of ads and test drives, along with the importance of word-of-mouth and online research.

Who is the typical car buyer?

Four consumer profiles for people buying cars based on different mixes of research and buying patterns.
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How automotive ads work

Andy Nairn explores the success of automotive ads by analysing a range of winning IPA case studies.

Driving digital success

Seven key digital themes in the automotive industry, including the recent rise of the 'connected car'.

Car brands: The road to riches fuelled by brand power

Why financial success for car brands depends on being meaningful, different and salient.




Latest case studies

BMW Group and BMW of North America: Eyes on Gigi

This case study describes how BMW, a German car maker, used immersive and interactive video content to drive awareness of BMW M2 vehicles.

MINI: Round Ireland Relay

This case study shows how MINI, a car brand, used social media to increase demand for its product in Ireland.

Volvo UK: "Or By" - How two little words made Volvo's safety matter again

This case study describes how Volvo, a Swedish car manufacturer, went against the expected position in the UK and got itself noticed - in a good way.

BMW: Driving Moments That Matter

This case study describes how automobile manufacturer BMW created a timely connection with its American audience to drive consumers into dealerships.

Latest articles

How Jeep is helping Australians' spirit of adventure become a reality

This article describes how SUV brand Jeep launched a campaign in Australia that would drive people to their interactive website and increase sales for its Grand Cherokee.

General Motors taps augmented reality, live streaming for better customer experience

The article outlines how General Motors merged customer experience with technology in India, Thailand and Indonesia, including augmented reality, e-commerce and live streaming.

Changing gear: How BMW is staking its claim to the luxury end of the car market

This event report looks at how automaker BMW is shifting its marketing emphasis away from its engineering prowess to include the benefits and fun of the technology it now incorporates in its cars.

Do Price Promotions Help or Hurt Premium-Product Brands? The Impact of Different Price-Promotion Types on Sales and Brand Perception

Although various types of price promotion are used to increase sales, they negatively may affect consumers' perceptions of a premium-product brand.

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