Smart search technology

Deliver highly targeted, personalised vehicle search results for each consumer and promote the affordability of your vehicles.


Be your customers'
personal shopper

Our smart search technology knows what your customers want before they even search and presents vehicles from your stock based on their individual preferences.

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Shine a light on the way
your customers search

We provide comprehensive reporting on your users' most frequent searches, search terms associated to makes & models and specific insight into what your customer base is looking for.

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Our smart search is built with buyers in mind. All stages of a vehicle purchase and all types of buyers are considered - from feature-based shoppers to vehicle enthusiasts who know exactly what they want - whatever they search for they’ll find.


Don’t leave your
customers waiting

Our search beats the competition in returning highly relevant search results, every time. In a recent study we discovered that users found relevant vehicles as much as 3x faster than the competition.

What else is included?

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Personalised Vehicle Search
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Personalised Finance Search
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Intuitive Search Function
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Search by Distance
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Voice search
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Relevancy search
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Search Analytics
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Why do I need it?

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How many people know what car they want?Six out of ten car shoppers enter the market unsure which car to buy.
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Are people happy with the car they choose to buy?85% of car buyers don’t think the car they had purchased was their perfect car.
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What are consumers' favourite online shopping experiences?67% of consumers rate Amazon, John Lewis or Ebay as the best online retail experience. iVendi ENGAGE provides a similar experience on your website with targeted search results and lifestyle search capability.
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How far do consumers typically travel?Average distance from consumer to dealership is 41.4 miles. iVendi ENGAGE distance search allows consumers to shop for vehicles based on location.
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Intuitive Smart Search

The fastest way to find the vehicle your customer really wants

The most sophisticated vehicle & Finance search tool on the market, iVendi ENGAGE is built with buyers in mind, focussing entirely on the buyer’s individual needs and preferences.

Schedule a demo

If you're interested to see how our platform can help deliver your digital strategy, contact us today to request a demonstration of our platform.

iVendi News

Can your technology cope with the new FCA regulations?

Dealers need to ensure their technology is keeping up with new FCA regulations on commission unveiled recently, iVendi is warning.

August 2020

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CitNOW integration opens up new possibilities for dealers

A new integration between iVendi and CitNOW allows a sophisticated range of finance options to be launched straight from dealer videos.

August 2020

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Trade-ins and VAPs are proving hurdles for post-lockdown dealers

Trade-ins and value-added products (VAPs) are proving to be the biggest hurdles for dealers rapidly adopting online motor retail technology in the post-lockdown used car sector, iVendi is finding.

July 2020

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People we work with


Why Work with iVendi?

We think our automotive retailing solutions are world-class. But don’t take our word for it! See what other clients think of our products and platform.

“The launch of juhu.auto marks a milestone in our strategy to support our retail partners with highly effective digital solutions. Our platform provides car dealers with a highly attractive sales channel focused on their specific needs while at the same time delivering an exceptional user experience for car buyers. It will, we believe, make a major impact on the dealer motor finance sector and we are looking forward to seeing the results it produces in the months and years to come.”
Dr Hermann FrohnhausBank Deutsches Kraftfahrzeuggewerbe (BDK)
“Our experience with iVendi has been overwhelmingly positive. The product does what it says by delivering additional sales opportunities, while dealing with the company is very straightforward. iVendi’s products are good and clearly created by experts who understand used car retailing. Their support is quick to respond with excellent results."
Angela LoganBridgend Motor Group, Independent used car retailer
“We like working with iVendi because they provide everything we need to offer multi-lender online quotations from one source and one system. There is a high level of account management, training and nurturing provided and this helps us achieve what we are looking for – better customer service, higher finance penetration and more sales.”
Gordon VealeCarBase, Car supermarket
“iVendi’s ability to increase finance and overall vehicle sales penetration, is one of iVendi’s core business successes. They identify the key pain-points in the financing journey and have built solutions to help their clients overcome them. Working with iVendi provides a more transparent and accessible financing journey for our customers, meeting and exceeding the standards of other leading consumer retail sites to allow the user to search on their own terms, rather than us asking them to do all of the hard work.“
Jonny EvansVauxhall Motors, Manufacturer
“iVendi support has been a noticeably strong aspect of the iVendi experience. Working with them has been easy and any issues are quickly rectified. Car Finance Checker has worked exactly as we hoped, with an increase in finance leads prompting an improvement in overall used car sales.”
John PlimmerJ&J Motors Group, Independent retailer
“We were looking for a trusted partner to work with us not only to supply a tool for our website but also to help us identify future opportunities. There are high levels of engagement and we see quality lead generation with iVendi’s products. They’re easy to use and enhance the customer journey and their products evolve with changing business needs.”
Peter HaynesHowards Motor Group

Awards & accreditations

best Company 2020
dealer power 2017 award
motor finance award
auto finance 2015 award
motor trader industry awards 2015
used car 2015 awards
cyber essentials award
iso 9001 award
iso 27001 award