Using Black Book With Carbly
Black Book® is an independent wholesale and retail price guide. Using the industry's best analytics and most knowledgeable editors, it delivers actionable intelligence and accurate car value data you can count on for both the wholesale and retail markets. It is one of the most widely trusted data sources in the automotive industry.
All the data that you are familiar with and trust is presented on the card in an user-friendly format.
The model and trim are displayed at the top. Beneath that, wholesale and retail values, as well as the spread between the two are displayed in ascending condition order. The condition that you selected when inputting the VIN will be highlighted.
Next you will see the original MSRP for the vehicle without options on the left and the original price of the vehicle with options on the right.
At the botttom of the card you can click to adjust options on the vehicle for a precise value based on the specific trim you have.
Doing so presents an option list allowing you to select additional options as well as check ones that might be absent. Once you have made correct adjustments, the numbers on the card update and accurately reflect the value of the vehicle that you are appraising.
Whether you're in the lane buying, negotaiting a trade-in, setting a retail price or sending values to a lender for underwriting, having the most precise number possible is critical so this is a very valuable feature.
And while we all like to consider ourselves experts in the field, it simply isn't possible to know every little detail and option list of every vehicle in the market so this is also a great way to make sure that you know which options to look for when buying, negotiating a trade-in or setting your retail price.
There are multiple ways to incorporate Black Book® into the Carbly VIN scanner.
- You can subscribe to it as a single book for only $49 per month. This price also includes free integration of your vehicle history account. (Tip: to maximize value on a budget, add Live Local Market for only $19 more.)
- It is also available as part of the Black Book® Essentials Bundle for $109 per month. This bundle also includes NADA Official Used Car Guide® and Live Local Market, as well as free integration of your vehicle history account.
- Black Book® is included in both Pro Bundles. They also feature NADA Official Used Car Guide® or Kelley Blue Book® with Manheim Market Report, Real Retail and Live Local Market for $199 per month. As always, this bundle includes free integration of your existing vehicle history account.
- If your market demands that you have all the data, Black Book® is featured in the Ultimate Bundle for $249 per month. This bundle also includes Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim Market Report, NADA Official Used Car Guide®, Real Retail and Live Local Market, as well as free vehicle history account integration.
Pair the Black Book® data you trust and rely on with the user friendly Carbly VIN scanner. Start your 14 day free trial today.