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The Carsome Automotive Marketplace Screens Out Sketchy Offers

 - Mar 16, 2016
References: & techcrunch
Carsome is a new Malaysian platform that is designed to function as an automotive marketplace that connects car buyers and sellers.

What makes Carsome standout among automotive marketplaces and platforms in Asia is the fact that it only lists vehicles offered through screened and verified commercial auto dealers. Users looking to sell their used cars are required to put them up for bids that are then inspected by Carsome before being put up for dealers' consideration. Buyers are free to compare different offers before finding one that they like, at which point Carsome takes care of all paperwork.

Ultimately, Carsome's utility lies in the fact that it screens out unreasonable and non-serious offers, ensuring that buyers and sellers are only connected to legitimate players in the auto marketplace.