- D-Patrick Is now offering customers an opportunity to buy a
vehicle completely online from a locally owned, fourth-generation
- D-Patrick offers a dedicated staff for online deliveries as
soon as the next day to ensure buyers are properly acquainted with
their vehicle purchase.
- Advanced finance automation enables customers to see
personalized payments on every used vehicle.
EVANSVILLE, Ind., July 7, 2022
/PRNewswire/ -- D-Patrick announced today the launch of online car
buying, leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) and D-Patrick
exemplary customer service. D-Patrick brings a new level of service
to online buying. D-Patrick is proud to be the first dealership in
this region to offer this type of shopping experience.
"Our customers throughout the United
States can now purchase premium, pre-owned vehicles entirely
online and have them delivered to their doorstep by qualified
D-Patrick personnel," stated Mike
O'Daniel, dealer principal and co-president at D-Patrick.
"Regardless of our customers purchase path, all of our customers
will enjoy our 'love it or return it' exchange policy which backs
their purchase for 5 days or 300 miles."
D-Patrick uses Cox Automotive's state-of-the-art Esntial
Commerce™ technology, which features a patent-pending finance
automation that enables customers to see personalized payments on
every vehicle in inventory and shop by make, model, price, and
Key benefits for consumers purchasing vehicles online
- Automated financing (with automated approvals)
- One price shopping
- Online trade appraisals
- Secure eSigning on most purchase paperwork
- Automated fraud detection and prevention
- As soon as next day delivery
"D-Patrick has been dedicated to providing an easy and fun
vehicle purchase experience since 1934 and with this new launch, we
can proudly offer our customers the option to buy a car 100 percent
online," said Ray Farabaugh, dealer
principal and co-president at D-Patrick. "Loyal customers who have
been buying their cars from D-Patrick for generations as well as
new buyers who may live anywhere in the continental United States, can expect excellent customer
service and support whether they do business with us online or
onsite at our dealership."
D-Patrick, Inc. currently employs approximately 380 local people
in a variety of positions and now carries nine vehicle lines (Audi,
BMW, Ford, Honda, Lincoln, Mercedes
Benz, Nissan, Porsche, and Volkswagen) with 9 showrooms, 6
service departments, 6 parts departments, 4 body shops, and a
corporate office. D-Patrick, Inc. employs the finest dealership
staff, offers a superior service and sales experience, maintains a
tremendous selection of new and used vehicles, and strives to offer
the best deals in the tri-state area.
About Esntial Commerce™
Esntial Commerce is the industry's first white-label ecommerce
solution that provides a fully automated and online ecommerce
consumer car buying experience while transforming the traditional
retailer deal process. Only Cox Automotive, with Esntial Commerce
and its full suite of digital retailing, inventory, and
merchandising tools, can help deliver on the promise of auto retail
success with any consumer, on any deal, from anywhere.
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