Automotive Technology for Modern Tech-Savvy Car Shoppers

Turn a Text into a Test Drive

So you’re asking yourself, “is text messaging really that big of a deal?” ABSOLUTELY! Did you know there are over 200 million texting devices in the US alone and nearly 450,000 text messages sent every second? Did you know that 98% of people read and respond to a text message within 90 seconds compared to 2.5 days for email?

By looking at current communication data, your potential consumers are telling us, the auto industry, the way they would rather communicate.

We just have to listen. And Text!

TextUps’ genius is leveraging traditional and digital marketing to capture low-funnel leads. We highly recommend TextUps to any dealer who wants leads!

David Roberts, BDC / Internet Sales Manager, Cogswell Ford Lincoln

SMS Lot Labels
Every TextUps™ window label or hang-tag is uniquely coded for each of the vehicles on your lot. When a shopper wants more information they simply text the last-8 of the VIN to us and you instantly receive the lead.

SMS Photo Overlays
TextUps™ will automatically create text message photo-overlays for all of your primary vehicle photos – turning your photos into lead producers! Ideal for your website and 3rd party sites like Autotrader and Cars.com.

Vanity Text Word
Use TextUps™ Vanity Textword for…Trade-in Forms, Cash Cars, Credit Apps, Banner Ads, Billboards, Traditional Print, Television, Digital Advertising and MUCH MORE.

Save to Phone
Add the TextUps ™ Save-to-Phone technology to your website and let shoppers save your vehicles to their phone instantly! Generate leads without shoppers having to complete long and tedious vehicle inquiry forms.

In today’s ultra-competitive automotive environment, every day, lead, walk-in (Up) or phone call is vital to the success of the dealership. With TextUps’ suite of products, we looked to bridge the gap between dealer and shopper.

TextUps™ uses a 4-tiered product approach to drive vehicle-specific text lead generation across multiple advertising mediums, such as: Dealer Lot, Dealer Website, 3rd Party Sites (like Autotrader, Cars.com, etc.) and even TV/Print/Radio


Each of your vehicles will have a unique “short” code. When a shopper wants more information they simply text the last 8 of the VIN number to TextUps™. . . .

. . . .Within seconds of sending the text, your future customer receives a customizable text-reply containing vehicle specific information including: VDP link, best-price, factory incentives, special offers, credit app, trade-in appraisal, etc.

Instantly, your dealership (CRM) receives a TextUps™ lead, containing the shopper’s mobile phone number and exact vehicle of interest! You can receive TextUps™ on YOUR cell phone. Allowing you to instantly communicate with customers from anywhere!