Marketing Performance

When shoppers are looking, science knows the most efficient way to convert them.

Billions of dollars are spent annually on targeting millions of shoppers with the goal of driving them into dealer showrooms and converting them sales. But how do you know if it’s working and if your spend is aligned with your share? Now you can quantify with scientific precision how hard every dollar is working, and make each one work harder.

Find, manage and convert leads
with scientific certainty.

Our family of MarketingPerformance solutions efficiently uncover and connect in-market prospects like no other lead management system. We can locate where defectors went, deliver high-value traffic into showrooms and, when every dollar counts, scientifically prove the effectiveness of your marketing spend.

MANAGE LEADS
MANAGE LEADS

Convert more leads to sales.

Drive showroom traffic and improve dealer satisfaction through the implementation of a proven end-to-end lead management solution.

UNCOVER DEFECTIONS
UNCOVER DEFECTIONS

See where you’re losing, and the best place to gain.

Discover industry-first insights into where your dealerships are losing to identify lost sales from same-brand and competitive defections, and empower timely decisions about operations and marketing spend.

DRIVE SHOWROOM TRAFFIC
DRIVE SHOWROOM TRAFFIC

Intercept. Engage. Convert.

Improve the conversion of your marketing channels through highly targeted private offers that drive more shoppers into dealer showrooms.

OPTIMIZE MEDIA
OPTIMIZE MEDIA

Near real-time insights.

Improve campaign efficiency and reveal ROI with the connection of cross-channel engagements to daily industry sales.

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Learn how to optimize your conversions

Scientific precision makes every marketing dollar work harder.

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LEADMANAGEMENT

Leads are the lifeblood of your sales and marketing strategy.

As the industry pioneer, Urban Science® sets the standard for managing the entire lead generation and tracking processes. We inform lead mix strategies, manage lead capture and distribution to dealers, and empower the management of key metrics such as lead quality and sales generated.

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TRAFFICVIEW

Winning starts with knowing what you’re losing.

TrafficView takes one-dimensional CRM data and infuses it with the power of Urban Science’s daily industry-wide sales* and defection data, transforming it into a holistic view of what’s really going on with dealership operations.

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* Sales refers to vehicle unit sales and does not represent vehicle price or revenue.
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AUTOHOOK®

Help your dealers turn prospects into shoppers and shoppers into buyers.

AutoHook incentive campaigns are scientifically proven to efficiently turn in-market prospects into incremental showroom visits and new-to-brand sales through highly targeted, private offers.

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MEDIAPERFORMANCE™

Make every marketing dollar work harder.

Leverage industry-exclusive daily sales* to build smarter campaigns and prove ROI with the connection of cross-channel engagements.

* Sales refers to vehicle unit sales and does not represent vehicle price or revenue.

EXPLORE

Know who’s in, who’s out, and where they went – on a national, regional, or dealer level.

The Urban Science® DataHub™ | Sales is one of the superpowers that make our solutions best-in-class. It’s the only near real-time source of industry-wide sales* fueled directly from the automakers, and not from a subset of dealers or modeled and delayed vehicle registrations. This exclusive data enables you to make informed business decisions based on yesterday’s insights, not last month’s or last quarter’s.

 

* Sales refers to vehicle unit sales and does not represent vehicle price or revenue.
COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE

With access to over 97% of industry new vehicle sales in the U.S., our industry-exclusive data hub gives you the most complete picture of the automotive market.

NEAR REAL-TIME

Our OEM data is updated as frequently as daily, making our solutions the only ones in the industry fueled by near real-time sales.

HYPER-GRANULAR INSIGHTS

Urban Science statistics provide specifics into all transactions, including date of sale, ZIP code, make/model/trim, previous purchase, and selling dealer.

UNIVERSAL CONNECTIVITY

This powerful data can also be delivered to any platform, extending dealers’ ability to make near real-time decisions for their other investments.

DATA PROTECTION

Since data is our foundation, we ensure that it is protected, including strict adherence to consumer-level privacy regulations, as well as stringent partitioning of dealer and brand data.

What our clients are saying.

“I have worked with many partners, and can say in all honesty that my Urban Science team is in a league of their own. The team’s passion for our company to succeed is evident in their willingness to help answer critical business issues and satisfy urgent requests.”

Current OEM lead client

“Urban Science knows the industry, understands tactics to improve traffic, as well as communicates extremely well. I think aside from providing accurate data and innovative ideas, communication is the biggest and most crucial part of our partnership. My Urban Science team and I talk daily to ensure all lead management requests as well as internal reports, requests, and ad hoc analyses are on track. I couldn’t ask for a better business partner.”

Current OEM lead client

“You guys are the best team in the business!”

Current OEM lead client

“Your talent and dedication is what makes the seemingly impossible, possible. Thank you for your patience, perseverance, and willingness to be flexible, as we all collaborated remotely. I am exceptionally proud to have you all as team members.”

Current OEM lead client

Proving the clarity of our vision every day.
On every sale.

From high-volume brands to niche vehicles, Urban Science is trusted by dealers to uncover their most certain opportunities for success.

Latest insights

September 30th,  2022 Article

The Growing Dealership Dilemma: Get Big or Get Out

A whirlpool of uncertainty is challenging today’s automotive industry – and dealerships are being pulled into the vortex, looking for a way forward in an environment where no easy answers […]

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September 28th, 2022 Press Release

Urban Science launches industry first solution to help dealer groups inform high-stakes M&A decisions with near-real-time industry sales data, scientific precision

Urban Science® today announced the launch of MarketGrowth™, a first-of-its-kind, best-in-class solution that taps the company’s unrivaled near-real-time industry sales* data to empower dealer groups, marketing agencies and the consultants who support them to better understand market performance and potential across all brands and geographies.

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September 22nd, 2022 Press Release

How a dealer leveraged ServiceView to drive month-over-month service performance success to become a top national performing dealer

The Problem Due to overall industry factors, the dealer needed to maximize service retention and boost aftersales revenue to compensate for a deficiency of new vehicle sales. Beyond that, as […]

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September 22nd, 2022 Case Study

VDX.tv + Urban Science – Building Automotive Solutions together

With over 60 years of combined experience in the auto industry, and relationships with most major OEMs, Urban Science and VDX.tv have collaborated to build analytically driven marketing solutions that […]

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August 25th, 2022 Case Study

From intern to mentor and STEM diversity advocate: an Urban Scientist’s formula for success

For many years, Urban Science’s internship program has unlocked new pathways for personal and professional growth by empowering college students and new employees to develop their professional and interpersonal skills […]

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August 17th, 2022 Press Release

U.S. auto dealership count remains stable; EV adoption surges in Florida, southeast in first half of 2022

DETROIT, August 18, 2022 – Urban Science® today announced highlights from its 2022 midyear Automotive Franchise Activity Report (FAR), which shows continued stability for the U.S. automotive retail network despite […]

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July 25th, 2022 Blog

Inspiring the Next Generation: UK Office Hosts Girls School for STEM-Focused Career Day

At Urban Science, we’re dedicated to making a positive impact in our global communities. And one of the ways we do that is through STEM enrichment programs that create new […]

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July 21st, 2022 Case Study

Converting open Takata Airbag recalls into an opportunity for increased brand loyalty

The Problem Despite ongoing efforts, a major North American OEM still had many vehicles on the road in need of recall repairs related to Takata Airbags. They found that despite […]

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July 20th, 2022 Case Study

Urban Science summer internship program meshes legacy, opportunity to drive learning and growth

At Urban Science, our vision is a world in which innovation is powered by science and inspired by the entrepreneurial spirit to invent a better future. As we forge ahead […]

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July 7th, 2022 Article

Q&A: Preparing the Automotive Industry for a World Without Browser Cookies

The advent and evolution of digital marketing and advertising have unlocked seemingly endless opportunities for automotive brands – including the OEMs, dealers and AdTech companies we serve – to create […]

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June 29th, 2022 Article

Urban Science named Corporate Partner of the Year by The Engineering Society of Detroit

Urban Science Founder and President Jim Anderson, alongside several Urban Science team members, recently attended The Engineering Society of Detroit’s (ESD) Annual Dinner at Ford Field in downtown Detroit. The […]

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The Growing Dealership Dilemma: Get Big or Get Out

A whirlpool of uncertainty is challenging today’s automotive industry – and dealerships are being pulled into the vortex, looking for a way forward in an environment where no easy answers […]

Urban Science launches industry first solution to help dealer groups inform high-stakes M&A decisions with near-real-time industry sales data, scientific precision

Urban Science® today announced the launch of MarketGrowth™, a first-of-its-kind, best-in-class solution that taps the company’s unrivaled near-real-time industry sales* data to empower dealer groups, marketing agencies and the consultants who support them to better understand market performance and potential across all brands and geographies.

How a dealer leveraged ServiceView to drive month-over-month service performance success to become a top national performing dealer

The Problem Due to overall industry factors, the dealer needed to maximize service retention and boost aftersales revenue to compensate for a deficiency of new vehicle sales. Beyond that, as […]