VinCheck: The Free Alternative to Carfax when Buying Used Cars

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Meghan Carbary has been writing professionally for nearly 20 years. A published journalist in three states, Meghan honed her skills as a feature writer and sports editor. She has now expanded her skill-set into the automotive industry as a content writer for Auto Credit Express, where she contributes to several automotive and auto finance blogs.


, - August 14, 2018

It’s not uncommon for people to want to pull a vehicle history report when buying a used car. In fact, it’s a smart move. Also not uncommon is thinking of buying a Carfax report. Now, there’s less of a need to buy costly vehicle history reports – a free Carfax alternative called VinCheck gets the job done.

Why Vehicle History Reports are Important

VinCheck.info has already racked up reports on 650,000 vehicles in the past 12 months since launching in August of 2017, and doled out some valuable information. The facts you can uncover by getting a free vehicle history report can save you from costly repairs by alerting you to issues a seller might not disclose, or even know about.

Some of the information VinCheck.info found over the past year:

Because you can quickly get vehicle information – accident reports, title status, service history, lien information, stolen vehicle reports, and odometer readings – for free from VinCheck.info, consumers can feel more confident in their vehicle choices when shopping for their next used car. This is important, because a large portion of this year’s car sales come from used vehicles.

Find Your Next Used Car With Us

According to Edmunds’ 2018 Used Car Report, 10.6 million used cars were sold in the first quarter of 2018. Of those, four million were 2015 lease turn-ins. In fact, three-year-old off-lease vehicles are some of the most popular vehicles of this year’s used car sales, making up 24 percent of Q1 2018 sales. With the used car market showing strong sales, it’s a perfect time to add Vincheck.info to your other online vehicle research tools, including CarsDirect’s used car listings.

Here at CarsDirect, we work with a network of dealers from coast to coast that have the lending resources available to help people who need vehicles. Even if you have no credit, bad credit, or bankruptcy, we can connect you to a dealer that has the lenders to help. To start the process of financing your next car, simply fill out our fast, easy, online auto loan request form today!

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Meghan Carbary has been writing professionally for nearly 20 years. A published journalist in three states, Meghan honed her skills as a feature writer and sports editor. She has now expanded her skill-set into the automotive industry as a content writer for Auto Credit Express, where she contributes to several automotive and auto finance blogs.


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