CarsDirect Named Best New Vehicle Internet Lead Provider

Top award for new car leads is company's fourth

EL SEGUNDO , Calif. (April 1, 2010) - CarsDirect announced today that it is the winner of the Diamond Award for New Vehicle Internet Lead Provider in the 2010 Auto Dealer Monthly Dealers' Choice Awards. This is the fourth year since 2005 that CarsDirect has won top honors for its superior lead generation services.

The award is the result of a survey of more than 10,000 auto dealers and dealership personnel who were asked to rate auto service providers on criteria including performance, customer support, and overall value.

"It's been quite a year for the industry, but we've remained committed to offering the best possible lead-generation products that result in proven value and ROI for our dealer partners," said Ken Potter, vice president of sales at CarsDirect. "We continue to upgrade and enhance our products based on feedback from our dealers. We're thrilled to be recognized with this award by our dealers, especially as the outlook for the industry continues to improve."

CarsDirect offers dealer partners access to 22 million monthly visitors across its portfolio of consumer automotive websites. This includes the CarsDirect Automotive Network, the world's largest collection of auto enthusiast websites and the source of an exclusive stream of targeted traffic to CarsDirect. The company offers dealers a variety of flexible options in order to choose the lead-generation products that best match their needs, and employs a rigorous quality-assurance process to ensure the highest standards of lead quality.

More information about CarsDirect's range of products for dealers can be found at CarsDirect is a division of Internet Brands, Inc.