Nearly 70% of Millennials prefer to buy automotive repair and maintenance services online In a nationwide survey conducted by Lang Marketing, a leading independent consulting and marketing analysis company, nearly 70% of Millennials indicated that they would prefer to buy automotive repair services from an eSeller (e.g., Amazon or another online company) than to […]
Warm weather has hit the U.S. hard during the summer of 2022. Not only have southern U.S. states been hit hard, but the northern U.S. states are greatly impacted too. This means many more vehicles are exposed to higher than normal temperatures. It’s important to be aware of the problems that may arise with operating […]
What are Vehicle Ownership and Operational Costs for Independent Contract Drivers (Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Amazon Flex, others….)?
Independent contract drivers for Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Grubhub, UberEats, Postmates, Instacart, Gopuff, Amazon Flex, Shipt and others are all impacted by rising costs in automotive repair and maintenance. ———- Cost of Vehicle Operational Expense The cost of auto repair and maintenance services has risen between 4%-5% annually between 2019 and 2021. For 2019, average miles […]
Openbay had the opportunity to attend a car show hosted by the Great Barrington, MA VFW and sponsored by Mahaiwe Motors. The event is a memorial car show to honor Jeff (Jinx) Blackwell, who was well known in the local hot rod community. Proceeds from the Mahaiwe Motors sponsored event went to HospiceCare in the […]
State Farm® Collaborates with Openbay to Help Customers Reduce Costs of Vehicle Maintenance With Openbay+
State Farm, the number one Auto and Homeowners insurer in the U.S. and a leader in individual life insurance, recently deployed Openbay+ in select U.S. states to help customers reduce the total cost of owning and operating their household vehicles. Openbay+ is a subscription service that matches consumers with automotive service centers that deliver automotive […]
Gopuff Teams Up with Openbay to Help its Delivery Partners Reduce Total Cost of Vehicle Ownership and Operation with Openbay+
Gopuff, the go-to instant commerce platform, recently deployed Openbay+ to help its delivery partners save money on automotive services for their vehicles. Openbay+ is a subscription service that matches drivers with automotive service centers that deliver automotive repair and maintenance services at preferred pricing. Exclusively through Openbay+, delivery partners get upfront pricing on repair and […]
Openbay+ Automotive Repair and Maintenance Subscription Service Now Available with Vehicle Service Contract Plans Offered by Toco Warranty
Toco Warranty, a direct-to-consumer provider of vehicle service contracts (VSC), now includes Openbay+ to help its customers reduce the total cost of owning and operating their motor vehicles. Openbay+ is a subscription service that matches vehicle service contract holders with automotive service centers that deliver automotive repair and maintenance services at preferred pricing. Openbay+ is […]
On May 3rd, 2022, Lyft announced first quarter results for the period ending March 31, 2022. Lyft Co-Founder and President John Zimmer discussed how Lyft will scale into an impactful modern transportation network. Elaine Paul, Lyft’s CFO, stated the company wants to invest more in driver supply in Q2’22 to move its marketplace further into […]
Bumper.com Launches New Rewards Program – Partners with Openbay for Automotive Service and Repair Bumper.com adds new rewards program, enhancing its vehicle history reporting service with key partnerships with auto industry brands that provide additional consumer value. Bumper.com announces the launch of an all-new rewards program, Bumper Rewards, making it easier for car owners to […]
Openbay Broadens Its Choice of Automotive Service Providers for Consumers on its Marketplace with the Addition of Midway Motors New and Used Car Dealerships
Openbay broadens its service destination options for consumers to select from with the addition of Midway Motors to its online automotive services marketplace. In addition to delivering high quality service at each location’s Service Center, Midway Motors offers new and used vehicles from a several vehicle manufacturers to include Ford, Lincoln, Dodge, Ram, Chrysler, Jeep, […]
Openbay, an award-winning online e-commerce marketplace for automotive repair and services and a provider of SaaS-based solutions for the automotive care industry, is transforming the experience for automotive repair and service for consumers and the way that automotive care businesses acquire and service customers.