Top search questions related to car dealership location Appears In Digital trends: Auto shoppers July 2016 Related Data Mobile searches for “best” + “car seat(s)” have grown over 50% in the past two years (e.g., “best convertible car seat,” “best infant car seat,” and “best toddler car seat”). > 95 % While car sales today start online, more than 95% of purchases still happen at the dealership. Search is the first place people turn when they need auto maintenance information quickly. Search is the first place drivers turn when they need information quickly. When buying a car, search is the most commonly used source, including word-of-mouth, TV ads, and even dealer visits. 60%+ growth in mobile searches for "__ for me" in the past two years.