eCars comes standard equipped with cool features for the key players of a car sale Transaction.
There are 4 types of players in the system. The administrator or dealership owner, the agent who works with the dealership, the seller who can simply pay the dealer to advertise his car on his web site and finally the prospective buyer who we call buyer throughout the documentation.
1. Administrative Features
Secure content management interface to setup the site Setup price rates to charge sellers who list their cars – integrated with paypal (and ur own custom Gateway) Manage Makes, Models and Types of cars offered Manage the different users of the site Manage the car listings or ads (add, approve, suspend, edit and delete listings) Add sponsor banners to the system Send news updates to interested users Add rotating news to the main areas informing users of your new deals.
2. Sellers/ Agent Features - (The main difference Between sellers and sales agents is that sales agents list ads for free after they are approved by the admin)
Easy to use Registration Form List new or used cars List ads describing your car with additional 5 photos Secure content management area to manage and renew listings Messaging system to read messages from prospective buyers and contact them Quick stats or reports to see the number of times listings have been viewed
3. Buyer Features
5 different search methods to search for the right car Model click search e.g. Acura, BMW Model and make form search e.g. search for Acura CL Types click search e.g. coupes, sedans, luxury New or used click search Advanced search with other criteria Compare up to 3 listings within search criteria Clip favorite listing for quick future access Contact sellers online using internal messaging system Print Brochures Check carfax.com reports on used cars Forward Ads to Friends Finance Calculator to calculate payments