Company Background


AutoScout24 – Everything about cars

10 million users per month and more than 2.4 million vehicle offers – AutoScout24 is the largest online car marketplace Europe-wide. With a market presence in 18 countries, and more than 45,000 member dealers, AutoScout24 is involved in all important European markets. Founded as MasterCar AG in Munich in 1998, it is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Scout24 Group, to which ImmobilienScout24 belongs as well. The two digital marketplaces empower people to fulfill their dreams for real estate and cars by making the entire experience simple, efficient and stress-free. The Scout24 Group has been quoted on the stock market since 2015.

Comprehensive services for trading cars on the Internet

AutoScout24 offers consumers, car dealers, and other partners in the automotive, finance and insurance industries a comprehensive platform for trading cars online. The marketplace comprises used and new cars, motorcycles as well as utility vehicles. Various filter functions help to find the right vehicle. This is possible via the website, the mobile site and the app. The additional service to compare and book garage services online was introduced in 2011.
With its far-reaching portals, re-marketer Scout24 Media offers comprehensive, target group-oriented advertising and services. In addition, AutoScout24 cooperates with allmost all automotive manufacturers, who recommend AutoScout24 as platform for online sales to their certified dealers.

Expanding information offered systematically

In addition to vehicles, AutoScout24 provides all relevant information related to cars. AutoScout24's editorial team has been conducting intensive vehicle tests since 2001, and offers reviews on the latest models, reports on used car checks and current service topics, and provides comprehensive advice. The magazine’s independent newsletter gives updates on vehicle data, equipment versions as well as price information and has over one million subscribers in Europe. Furthermore, AutoScout24 offers car loans, insurance, and vehicle leasing products on its website.

Partnerships and Awards

AutoScout24 is committed to make the internet a safer place. The company is one of the founding members of the important initiative "Sicherer Autokauf im Internet” (Initiative for Safe Car Purchasing Online). AutoScout24 won several important awards, among others the „AutoBild“ readers` award 2012 category „Best Offer“ and “Best Handling”. In 2014, AutoScout24 was ranked 10th in the Great Place to Work contest in the category “Best Employer in ITK 2014” for companies with an employee number of 101-500.

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