OM CARFAX

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CARFAX Europe ( www.CARFAX.eu ) er den officielle CARFAX hjemmeside i Europa og den eneste legale kilde til ægte CARFAX rapporter. Disse rapporter er tilgængelige for alle brugte køretøjer der er importeret fra USA og Canada og er produceret efter 1981. CARFAX er den mest pålidelige udbyder af køretøjshistorik informationer i verden. I mere end 30 år har CARFAX hjulpet millioner af brugtbilskøbere til at træffe bedre købsbeslutninger og undgå dyre skjulte problemer. CARFAX har leveret køretøjshistorik informationer i Nordamerika i årtier, og har i øjeblikket har en database med mere end 14 milliarder registreringer indsamlet fra 35.000 partnere og kilder, herunder ministerier, myndigheder, service- og reparationsværksteder, bilforhandlere, forsikringsselskaber og mange andre. CARFAX er den neutrale partner for forbrugere, forhandlere og partnere fra den private og offentlige sektor - har visionen om at ændre brugtbilmarkedet til det bedre. Ingen brugt bil fra USA skal købes uden at kontrollere dens historik først med en CARFAX rapport. CARFAX rapport CARFAX rapport er nøglen til at købe en brugt kvalitetsbil, der er blevet importeret fra Nordamerika. Den fortæller dig, hvad du behøver at vide om en importeret brugt bil, før du køber den. Mange biler importeret fra USA har negativ historik: de har været i ulykker, stjålet, oversvømmet, totalskadede og genopbygget og derefter sendt til Europa. CARAFX Europe hjælper dig med at finde de brugte kvalitetsimportbiler og identificerer dem med problemer, så du ikke mister penge ved at købe en med dyre skjulte problemer. Køb aldrig en brugt bil importeret fra Nordamerika uden at kontrollere CARFAX rapporten.

CARFAX History

CARFAX US started with a mission – to be the leading source of vehicle history information for buyers and sellers of used cars. Today, CARFAX has the most comprehensive vehicle history database available in North America with thousands of dealers subscribed in exchange of information with CARFAX and more than 20,000 data sources. In 2008 CARFAX set its foot in Europe for the first time, providing access to CARFAX vehicle history for Europeans wishing to import a used vehicle from the US. In the following years, the service has expanded to three more European countries, Sweden, Spain and Slovenia while more country-specific websites are to be launched in 2013.


CARFAX Timeline - Our Milestones

2010 
CARFAX expands its service to Spain and Slovenia 
Two own country-specific sites are launched: www.carfax.es and www.carfax.si

2009 
CARFAX expands its service to the Swedish market and supports used car buyers of Swedish cars 
The offer for US import cars on the former website usimportcheck.com, is now available on the European web presence carfax.eu

2008 
CARFAX starts expansion in Europe with 
CARFAX US Import site, usimportcheck.com

2007 
CARFAX surpasses five-billion unique data records benchmark 
CARFAX reaches 20.000 sources milestone

2004 
CARFAX launches Buyback Guarantee

2003 
CARFAX surpasses two billion unique data records 
CARFAX launches the "Truth About Used Cars" Ad Campaign

2002
The number of CARFAX data records approaches the two-billion mark 
CARFAX and NAAA announce partnership

2001 
The number of CARFAX dealer subscribers reaches 13.500 
CARFAX endorses American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA)

2000 
CARFAX launches a $20-million campaign educating consumers on how to avoid the pitfalls, scams and risks involved in purchasing a used car 
Introduces CARFAX Certified Cars service

1999 
Becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of the R.L. Polk & Co.

1998 
"CARFAX Free Lemon Check" is rolled out to internet partners 
More than 400.000 consumers a month visit the site 
Signs AOL as an Internet partner

1996 
CARFAX launches Carfax.com, offering consumers the same access to CARFAX 
Reports already available to used car dealers (via fax)

1994 
Reaches 100 million vehicle history records

1993 
CARFAX obtains title data from nearly all 50 states 
60 Minutes reports on how CARFAX benefits consumers 
Blackburn Marketing Services purchases CARFAX 
Dick Raines is announced as president and US headquarters are established in Virginia

1987 
Six auctions and 28 additional dealers become customers

1986 
With just 10.000 vehicle history records and a vision, Barnett markets the CARFAX Vehicle History Report 
14 auto dealers become customers – reports are distributed to dealers via fax

1984 
CARFAX is founded