LONDON, ON, March 19, 2018 /CNW/ - CARPROOF Corporation announced today that its name will change to Carfax Canada in October 2018. The change further aligns CARPROOF, Canada's best source of automotive data, and Carfax, the U.S.-based industry leader, to better serve its consumer and dealer customers by leveraging the globally known Carfax brand. Both companies are owned by IHS Markit.
"We want our customers to know that this is a change in name only," says Shawn Vording, vice-president of automotive sales at CARPROOF. "Our partners will still receive the comprehensive history and valuation information they have come to expect from CARPROOF. This decision was driven by our commitment to continuous growth and will allow us to provide better products and services to a greater audience."
Customers with questions about this change are encouraged to reach out to Shawn Vording directly at [email protected] or 1.866.835.8612 ext. 2966.
About CARPROOF CARPROOF, a unit of IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), is Canada's definitive source of automotive information, delivering vehicle history, appraisal and valuation. Drawing on billions of data records from thousands of unique sources, its products enable used vehicle buyers and sellers to make informed decisions. CARPROOF is trusted to provide impartial and comprehensive information to dealerships, vehicle manufacturers, consumers, major auctions, governments, insurance providers and police agencies. Dedicated to transparency since its founding in 2000, the company has been named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies, and was also honoured with Deloitte's Technology Fast 50™ and Fast 500™ awards.