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Edmunds.com Awarded Yahoo! Internet Life Gold Star Site Honor For Excellence in Producing "Best Car-Buying Tips"
Santa Monica, CA - January 23, 2001 - Edmunds.com, the Web's leading consumer resource for unbiased automotive information, today accepted a Gold Star Site honor for excellence in the category of "Best Car-Buying Tips" from Yahoo! Internet Life, the world's leading consumer lifestyle magazine covering the Internet.
"Edmunds was the first automotive web site to come online back in 1994, and has continuously been well-received as a valuable resource in the car-shopping process," said Edmunds.com President Jeremy Anwyl. "This award serves as further validation as we continue to connect consumers with useful information such as True Market Value pricing, unbiased reviews, and the opportunity to interact with other consumers in the largest online automotive community, Edmunds Town Hall."
Yahoo! Internet Life reported that Edmunds.com was chosen for this distinction "not only for excellence in past performance, but because we believe it represents the best of the Net as it unfolds in the future."
Headquartered in Santa Monica, CA, Edmunds.com is the Internet's pioneer and leader in providing free, third party automotive information. Edmunds.com empowers, educates, and engages visitors by providing them with straightforward, truthful information on key aspects of buying, selling, and owning a vehicle. Users are provided automobile pricing data, extensive automobile reviews, consumer information, safety updates, incentive and rebate news, expert analysis of developments in the automotive world, and the Town Hall, an interactive community of more than 440,000 active members. Edmunds.com was ranked number one in the Survey of Car-Shopping Web Sites as reported by The Wall Street Journal, number one of automotive web sites and number two of all web sites in the Dialscore loyalty survey, was named as one of Yahoo! Internet Life's 50 Most Incredibly Useful Sites, and one of Money's 50 Most Useful Financial Websites.