The work carried out with the participation of 3 thousand people from six countries; It showed again that there is a serious shift towards individual cars compared to other transportation solutions.
CarNext, one of Europe's leading high-quality second-hand car "market place" sites under the roof of LeasePlan, published the results of the Covid-19 Mobility Survey, which took into account the changing transportation habits of consumers during the pandemic process. The work carried out with the participation of 3 thousand people from six countries; It showed again that there is a serious shift towards individual cars compared to other transportation solutions. In this context, 81 percent of the participants announced that they are more likely to use cars instead of public transportation due to the pandemic. It also turned out that 3 out of every 1 drivers will consider buying their car online from now on. evaluating the results of the study Türkay Oktay LeasePlan Turkey General Manager, "Pandemic process of online consumer consumption carnext for our brand momentum with the rise of online sales operation to start with the right once we gave our country. The survey results parallel to a trend in Turkey is very well located that with our growing online sales in a short time, we see more clearly, "he said.
CarNext, the reliable used vehicle sales and long-term leasing platform of LeasePlan, one of the largest fleet leasing companies in the world, announced the results of the Covid-19 Mobility Survey, in which the change in the transportation habits of consumers is close to the mark. The study carried out in August; A total of 25 people between the ages of 50-3 from six countries, including France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain, attended.
Users do not look to car sharing solutions!
Within the scope of the study, the change in the transportation habits of the consumers was examined. In this context, 81 percent of the participants stated that they are more likely to use a car instead of public transportation due to the pandemic, and it turned out that 3 out of every 1 drivers will consider purchasing their car online from now on. The research also revealed that consumers did not favor vehicle calling and car sharing solutions in this process. 60 percent of respondents said they felt unsafe when using such services.
Going on vacation by car instead of plane!
Another important result of the survey was the transportation vehicle preferred by the users who plan their vacation. Within the scope of the study, 84 percent of those who made vacation plans this year stated that they consider using cars instead of planes.
The online car purchase rate is on the rise!
According to the study; 34 percent of users said they would be more willing to buy cars online if a home delivery solution was offered. It turned out that if a 14-day money-back guarantee is offered, this rate will increase to 50 percent, and if a full maintenance history and mechanical checks are provided, it will increase to 65 percent. The results of the survey assessing LeasePlan Turkey General Manager Türkay Oktay online sales reflex, noting that in Turkey seen rapid acceptance, "Pandemic process of consumers' online consumption momentum for our carnext.co brand together with the rise of online sales operation to correct a schedule we had given starting states. The very parallel trend to the survey also found that in Turkey we see more clearly with our growing online sales in a short time, "he said.
"Buying cars online is an essential part of the new normal"
Carnext Product and Marketing Director Jan Wouter Kleinjananketle said, "The individual car is the winner of the new normal". “Our survey shows that 81 percent of people are considering driving instead of public transport due to safety concerns and 84 percent of people are considering driving instead of flying on their next vacation trip,” said Jan Wouter Kleinjan, “Also, a definite shift towards e-commerce during the epidemic. We also saw that. One-third of people are considering buying their next car online. It seems like online car buying is not just a temporary trend, it's also an important part of the new normal and a structural change, ”he said.
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