How to sell your used car online

  • Last Post 08/26/2015 10:35 AM EST
Valery James Posted 08/21/2015 05:05 PM EST

If you are looking for auto buyers and would like to sell your old car, this article is for you. The following tips will help you to sell your vehicle faster with auto websites.


To attract potential buyers you need to tell a story about your vehicle and provide as much information as possible. Most of the websites have already developed key advertising features, that you need to indicate. The most important details are the vehicle year, make and model. Then you should specify the car mileage and its technical features, like engine, drivetrain and transmission. In case your car has any additional equipment for passengers' and driver's convenience, mention in your ad all available features: air conditioning, air bags, GPS/navigation and etc..    


Also, before making a decision to call the seller the buyers are usually look at car pictures. Thus, don't neglect of your clients' curiosity and try to make the most attractive photos of your vehicle. Here are some suggestions:  


  1. Prepare your car

Clean your vehicle both outside and inside before making pictures. Think about attractive environment and good lighting. It's better to photograph your car in the morning, when the sunlight is softer.


  1. Photograph from different views


Please note that the most important views of the vehicle are front, left, right, and back outside, and interior inside. You can make one or several pictures at your discretion. Below you can see the examples:


- To show the car interior condition make photos of front and back seats, as well as the instrument panel and trunk.

- It's also important for buyers to see the car actual mileage.

- If your vehicle has some damages or scratches, picture them also, as the buyer will see them later in any case.


  1. Post your car pictures on the web

Make sure that your photos have good quality and everything is clear on them. Some websites have limitations on car photos seize and number, so you can resize your vehicle pictures or make a collage to unite several photos in one.


Following these steps you will increase your chances to attract more buyers and close a profitable bargain.


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Amyy Posted 08/26/2015 10:12 AM EST

The more pictures we have the most likely the car we will be sold faster.
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Nelly Posted 08/26/2015 10:35 AM EST

The brighter and quality are pictures, the better

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