Additionally, under a new agreement signed by both companies, Autobytel will license its lead distribution technology for use in Kelley Blue Book
's online vehicle classifieds at its new online car shopping experience The Trusted Marketplace, on the website http://www.kbb.com.
Autotrader.com and Kelley Blue Book
were not available for comment.
The awards, presented to the top brands in 10 categories, are determined by Kelley Blue Book
's Brand Watch study, which taps into the perceptions of consumers at kbb.com who are in the market for a new vehicle.
Two criteria -- being fun-to-drive and fun-to-own - are critical among the deciding factors for Kelley Blue Book
(kbb.com), which is a trusted new and used car information resource in the United States.
auto sales are expected to fall 2 percent to 17.1 million in 2017, according to Kelley Blue Book
. That would be the first year-over-year decline since 2009, ending an unprecedented seven-year expansion.
Such information is available from several sources: Kelley Blue Book
, the Black Book Lease Guide and the National Automobile Dealers Association's Official Used Car Guide.
traditional guidebooks such as Edmund's Buyers Guide and the Kelley Blue Book
have added Web sites to their information portfolio, complete with car specifications and buying guide information that browsers can scan.
The Kelley Blue Book
site is similar to its print counterpart, a publication Arkansas native Les Kelley began in 1926.
Cars.com's partnership network includes such automotive destination sites such as Kelley Blue Book
's kbb.com; MSN Autos; ForbesAutos.com; and ConsumerGuide.com.
For more information about Kelley Blue Book
's Best Resale Value Awards, please visit www.kbb.com/BRVA.
Additionally, for used cars, the solution provides Kelley Blue Book
certified pre-owned, trade-in and suggested retail values, while for new cars, it offers manufacturer's suggested retail price, invoice and fair purchase price.