Compatible with WordPress 5.0.X, 4.9+, 4.8.X, 4.7.X, WooCommerce 3.3, 3.4.X, 3.5.X and GDPR Ready View Changelog
With 10+ years of experience of working with clients from the automotive world, we executed the most enticing, flexible and modern multi-purpose Car Dealer theme for the range of business in automotive world from car dealers, car resellers to mechanic workshop and auto motor retailers.
Give a shot to our one-stop solutions for your business as our one-click installation theme ensures:
- Faster and high performing website with flexible layout
- 6 Types of dealer inquiry forms
- Well designed and structure inventory listing (with unlimited vehicle listing comparison)
- Log functionality for import-export
- Dashboards with Google Analytical tools
- Speed Optimized without Cloaking
- Targeted Advertising and marketing
- Awesome GIF Pre-loaders
Our fully responsive theme helps user to achieve success to next level no matter how big/small their business is. Go online with your 1st car dealing business website with just one click today.
MAIN FEATURES OVERVIEW:
- Advanced Theme Options: Theme Options allows users to craft almost any imaginable design. Take control over the appearance of user’s site using the Theme Options panel making it unique in just a few clicks.
- WebManager: Built-in connectivity for users to manage and import inventory. Scan VIN to auto-populate vehicle description and data. Export data to over 200+ third-party websites for excellent web exposure.
- Cars Export Functionality: Car Dealer is provided with three types of cars export functionality ( Including third party export ).
- Cars Import Functionality: Two types of cars import functionality (CSV import & Edmunds VIN import ).
- Logging: Log functionality provided in admin for import and export.
- Compare Functionality: Allow users to compare multiple vehicle functionality with drag & drop feature.
- Filter Functionality: Powerful cars filters integrated with AJAX and GET method.
- Dealer Inquiry Forms: Six dealer inquiry forms provided with captcha and validation along with three types of mail functionality (ADF, HTMl and Text ) and entry for each inquiry forms are maintained on admin side in “inquiries” menu.
- Leads and Google Analytics Dashboard: Theme allows users to generate various lead reports on weekly, monthly and yearly bases as well as Google Analytics information of website with chart representation.
- GEO-fencing: GEO-fencing functionality provided for targeted location customers with best deals using Smartphone technology.
- Promocode: Promocode offers for best targeted advertising.
- Vehicle Review Stamps: Using this functionality, you can show certification or review / ratings of vehicles from vehicle valuation providers like Carfax.xom , Kelley Blue Book , PureCars.com and Dealer Certified Logo.
- Tab Listing: Vertical and Horizontal tabs provided for car listing based on car make.
- Car Slider: Car Slider shortcode provided with different categories (like Featured, OnSale, Cheapest ).
- Finance Calculator: Includes an integrated loan calculator to calculate payments.
- PDF brochure: Dynamic PDF brochure generation functionality for cars. Printable Brochures for Inventory Listings – one click PDF page creation.
- Social Media: Social Sharing Integrated – increase your customer engagement with ease.
- WooCommerce Ready: Car Dealer theme comes with complete support for the WooCommerce plugin, which enables you to sell your products online. This popular e-commerce plugin will help you to set-up a clean and modern shop.
- 800+ Google web fonts to Choose From: The theme integrates Google web fonts, offering you a large variety of typefaces to choose from when customizing the theme.
- Translation Ready: Car Dealer is fully prepared for translation to any language using po & mo files.
- One click DEMO data importer: Get your WordPress Theme installed at the click of a button.
- Contact Form 7 ready: Create beautiful contact forms with Contact form 7 plugin.
- RTL Support: RTL languages support. Which means that if you write in a right-to-left language (Such as Arabic, puritan, Urdu… etc.), it will display properly.
- Cross-Browser Compatibility: Supports all major browser (FireFox, Safari, Chrome, IE11).
- Fully Responsive Design Super Mobile-Friendly: With a responsive design and retina ready display, your site will look awesome on any device.
- MailChimp Support: MailChimp for WordPress helps you add more subscribers to your MailChimp lists using beautiful and simple form. Subscribe your WordPress site visitors to your MailChimp lists, with ease. We have designed this forms and created a subscription element. All you need to do is to connect your form to your MailChimp list and drop the related element in your page.
- AJAX based URL Rewriting:This functionality is useful for accessing the vast collections of information and resources on the web. You can copy these URLs and share them with your friends or use them to create links from an HTML document. When you copy the URL generated in the browser after performing a filter on cars and paste in other tabs or browser or any other device like the tablet, mobile etc, then you will get the same result as you got on performing filter. By sharing this URL, you can advertise that car. You can also use this URL for making campaigns for car.
- Unlimited Colours options: Car Dealer comes with unlimited colors. You will have thousands of way to change the appearance, according to your preference and your brand.
- Advanced Blog Options: Different blog post formats including standard, quote, youtube video, vimeo video, gallery and audio. With Classic, Left Sidebar, Right Sidebar, Full Width, Masonry, 2 Column, 3 Column, 4 Column…
- Mega menu: Create wide or normal sub-menus at the same time.
- Powerful Bootstrap v3+: Built on latest Bootstrap v3+ powerful framework for faster and easier web development.
- Retina Ready: Car Dealer comes with high-resolution icons. With Car Dealer your website will look awesome on high-density Retina displays and high-resolution screens.
- 10 Stunning Home Page Options: With 10 different and unique demo homepages gives you options to build your own site.
- Well Document: Very detailed step by step online and offline documentation has been carefully detailed and completed with super easy to understand instructions giving you the full access to all of its features.
- Child Theme Compatible: Includes basic child theme!
- Auto update: Auto-update support Envato Toolkit plugin (theme auto-update plugin).
- Fully Customizable: Easily change the color of every element you see! The theme is easy for beginners and requires no programming skills to create a website – multiple options and elements will do that for you.
- Custom Inner page header Backgrounds: Custom Backgrounds on every Page header (Patterns, Images or Solid Color).
- Multiple Header options: Car Dealer comes with Multiple Header options to choose from, each header has its own set of options, is sure to satisfy your every need. Clients can change header text color, link color and background color.
- Sticky Header: You can set header to be sticky on the top. Clients can also change sticky header logo, text color, link color and background color.
- Built with HTML5 and CSS3: Coded in HTML5, CCS3 and jQuery.
- Tons of Pages options: 60+ Pre-configured page layouts for Home, About, Service, F.A.Q., Team, Blog, Contact and more!
- bbPress Plugin fully design integrated!
- BuddyPress Plugin fully design integrated!
- Fast Performance: High performance, super-fast with top page speed & slow ratings.
- Responsive Carousels: Amazing responsive Carousels will look awesome on any device.
- Professional and fast 5-star support: Whether you are an expert or a beginner, our Support Team will do its best to provide the best possible and helpful answer for the issues that you are having.
- And much more…
EASY TO USE:
- Unique stunning animated slider
- No coding knowledge required
- Visual Composer (No additional license needed, you save $34)
- Dashboard provided with effective charts, So information can easily be understandable.
- Flexible import & export functionality with log included of each.
- Easy cars compare functionality with drag & drop feature.
- Dealer forms provided with 3 types of mail functionality with simple instructions and entry maintained of each inquiry.
- GEO Fencing and Promocode functionality with easy steps and are well documentated.
- Very easy page building using drag and drop
- 60+ pre-built pages for quick start
- Flexible easy-to-use page options
- Very detailed online documentation
- Create stunning website without touching a line of code
ADVANCED THEME OPTIONS:
- Layout options: Boxed, Framed and Standard. With Boxed and Framed layout, you can also set main body background image or color.
- Site Logo:You can set Logo as text or as image, logo height, Sticky Logo, Sticky Logo height, mobile Logo and mobile Logo height.
- Sticky Header: Enable/disable stick header for the desktop device and also for mobile device. you can also change sticky header logo, text color, link color and background color.
- Back to Top: Enable/disable back to top button for the desktop device and also for mobile device.
- Site Preloader option: Enable/disable Site Preloader. Set preloader type from our 16 pre-loader GIF images or upload your own pre-loader image.
- Site Header: You can manage site header settings here, like Header Type, Header Colors, Top Bar, Top bar Colors and other various settings.
- Topbar: Enable/disable top bar. You can manage left top bar and right top bar items from here with drag and drop option.
- Heading Separator: You can show/hide seperator for Section Title in “Section Title Shortcode”.
- Search: Enable/disable Search icon in header. you can also set search Input Placeholder Word and Search Content Type from this options: All, post and Cars.
- Page Header: You can manage page header settings from here, like Page Header Type(image, color, youtube or vimeo video), Breadcrumb, Page Header Height, Titlebar Text Align and other various settings.
- Footer: You can manage footer settings from here. you can manage footer Column Layout, Footer Background Type(Image or color), Background Opacity Color, Footer Heading Color, Footer Text Color, Footer Link Color, Copyright Section Enable/disable, Show Copyright Text, Copyright Background Color, Text Color, Link Color and many more….
- Color Scheme: In color schemes, you can change the site default color and set as per your site design.
- Sidebar Settings: Select page sidebar alignment from Full Width, Left Sidebar and Right Sidebar.
- Currency Settings: You can set currency settings like currency symbol, placement of symbol, currency seperator settings etc.
- Car Page Settings: It includes car page settings like number of cars to display, number of columns to display on car list page, layout and sidebar settings of car list page, layout of car detail page, show/hide sold vehicles on listing etc.
- Custom Forms: It includes all settings for dealer inquiry forms like contact form 7 and custom forms settings like mail title, mail body, receiver mail id and so on.
- API Keys: You can add key details for Google Maps, Google Captcha and Mailchimp.
- Blog/Post Settings: You can manage blog title, Blog Sidebar (Full Width, Left Sidebar and Right Sidebar), Blog Layout (Classic or Masonry) and show/hide meta items on blog page.
- Import Cars Settings: You are able to manage import settings for cars.
- Export Car Detail: You are able to manage import settings for cars like csv export and thirdparty export( AutoTrader.com, Cars.com).
- Default Values: You can set car default values like car default location and car default values like Price Label, City MPG Label, Highwat MPG Label.
- Geo Fencing Settings: You can enable/disable GEO Fencing as well as set backgroud color of GEO Fencing message displayed in top of site header.
- Archive Settings: Select archive header information( like Author Info, Category Information, Tag Description) to display on blog archive pages.
- Single Post: Enable/disable Related Posts, Author Details and Post Navigation. you can also manage show/hide meta items on blog detail page from here.
- Team Settings: Two layouts of team page are available. You can set according to your need.
- Woocommerce Settings: You can manage Woocommerce related setting from here like Product Listing Column, Number of Products per Page, Cart Icon in Primary Menu, Show Related Products, Number of Related Products per Page and Woocommerce Related Product Number of Columns
- Site Info: Manage Social Profiles and Site Contacts information (Email, Phone Number and Opening hours) from here.
- Social Sharing: You can Enable/disable post sharing functionality.
- Typography: You can manage Body font and h1 to h6 heading’s font family, Backup Font Family, Font Weight, Font Subsets, Font Size, Line Height and Letter Spacing.
- Maintenance: You can Enable/disable Maintenance or Coming Soon mode. you can also manage title, subtitle, date, Social icons (Enable/disable), Display Newsletter(Enable/disable) and Newsletter form.
- Custom CSS/JS: You can add Custom CSS and Custom JS here.
- Sample Data: You can import pre-defined sample data, as shown on our demo site from here.
- Import Options: You can import and Export your site date.
Thanks for checking out Car Dealer!
- Images and videos used in the demo are not included in the Downloaded Package. However, you may purchase it separately. All credits are included in the documentation
Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have. You’re the reason we’re here! We would love to hear any constructive feedback.
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Version 1.5.2 – March 11, 2020
Fixed: Fixed "Warning" error in the Sample Data import panel. Updated: Updated bundled plugins. Various other code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.5.1 – February 19, 2020
Fixed: Bundled plugin update issue.
Version 1.5.0 – February 10, 2020
Fixed PHPCS. Added: Added Font Awesome 5 support. Added: Added layout color option in the Newsletter shortcode. Added: Added theme option for Back to Top button. Fixed: Added fix for shortcode filter dropdown issue. Fixed: Fixed Promo Code Message display issue. Fixed: Fixed input validation and sanitization. Fixed: Fixed inventory listing page title issue when selected custom page in the theme options. Fixed: Fixed inventory page title issue with same slug in different language in WPML. Fixed: Fixed multiple instances not working in the Multitab shortcode. Fixed: Fixed outdated WooCommerce templates. Fixed: Minor issue in the Video Slider shortcode. Tweak: Disabled hierarchical support from "Car Features & Options" taxonomy. Updated language translation files. Updated: Updated bundled plugins. Various other code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.4.4 – December 14, 2019
December 04 2019
Update Item thumb and preview Images for 20% off
Version 18.104.22.168 – October 23, 2019
Updated: Bundled plugins to the latest version. Fixed: Masonry listing issue. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 22.214.171.124 – July 29, 2019
Updated: Bundled plugins to the latest version. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 126.96.36.199 – July 27, 2019
Fixed: WooCommerce function issue. Fixed: Menu shortcode issue. Updated: Car Dealer - Helper Library(V.188.8.131.52) Plugin bundled. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.4.3 – July 27, 2019
Fixed: CSV import with vehicle status. Updated: Car Dealer - Helper Library(V.1.2.6) Plugin bundled. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.4.2 – June 26, 2019
Fixed: String translation issues for 'Car Dealer - Front Submission' plugin. Fixed: Fixed Poylang plugin translation issue. Updated: Allow the all car 'Condition' to import during the 'Vehicle Import' import functionality. Fixed: Image size issue for Vehicles Carousel shortcode. Fixed: Translation issue for the footer social icons. Fixed: Language switcher design issue. Fixed: Car inventory listing page title issue. Updated: Car Dealer - Helper Library(V.1.2.5), Car Dealer - Front Submission(V.1.2.5), Advance custom fields pro(V5.8.1) and Plugin bundled. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.4.1 – May 13, 2019
Added: Add vehicle button add in mobile(Front Submission). Fixed: Lazyload issue. Fixed: Design issues. Fixed: Vehicle category filter issue. Fixed: Reset filter issue in woocommerce single page variable product issue. Fixed: Vehicle location issue. Fixed: Plugin dependency. Fixed: Footer widget design issue. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.4 – January 22, 2019
Added: Vehicle classic list and classic grid style theme option. Added: Lazyload feature for images. Added: WhatsApp number option in Topbar. Added: Whatsapp share functionality. Added: Options for send dealer form emails(enable/disable mail formats). Added: PDF generator margin options - Top, Left, Right Bottom. Added: Theme option to activate dealer account(front submission plugin). Updated: Language files. Optimized: Code and theme images. Fixed: Vehicle filter functionality with multi-language. Fixed: Sold vehicle page bugs. Fixed: Vehicles Carousel shortcode image issues with grid style. Fixed: Vehicles Search shortcode filter issue. Fixed: Client shortcode grid style issue. Fixed: VINQuery plugin import bugs. Fixed: Placeholder image responsive issue. Fixed: Price range step issue. Fixed: Max Mega Menu in mobile view issue. Fixed: Translation bug. Fixed: PHP Notice of get_the_excerpt function on the vehicle detail page. Fixed: RTL bugs. Fixed: Theme check plugin issues. Removed: WhatsApp URL theme option, additional code, and additional images. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.3.3 – December 7, 2018
Fixed: Sold car page template bugs.
Version 1.3.2 – November 17, 2018
Added: Theme options for select language switcher style vertical, horizontal and display styles. Added: Theme options for vehicle details page attributes to display and order. Added: Theme option to show/hide vehicle condition badges in the vehicle inventory list. Added: Theme option for WhatsApp link in site information theme options to display in topbar and footer. Added: Option to show/hide sold vehicles in Potenza Vehicles Conditions Tabs, Potenza Multi Tabs, Potenza Vehicle Carousel and Potenza Verticular Multi Tabs shortcodes. Updated: Car Dealer - Helper Library(V.1.2.2) Plugin bundled. Updated: Language files. Removed: Additional files. Fixed: Bug of Newsletter form submit. Fixed: Permalink issue on sample data import from installation wizard. Fixed: Potenza Multi Tabs shortcode tab issue. Fixed: Design issues. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.3.1 – October 27, 2018
Added: Language switcher theme option in topbar for multi language. Added: Additional theme options for placement of currency separator symbol. Added: Theme Option to disable compare option on vehicle single page. Updated: Set additional fields on team single page. Updated: Set loader on sorting section on vehicle listing page when filter is called. Updated: Car Dealer - Helper Library(V.1.2.1), Car Dealer - Fronted Submission(V.1.2.2), Advance custom fields pro(V5.7.7), Visual Composer(V5.5.5) . Updated: Language files. Updated: Optimized Code. Fixed: Topbar display when no fields selected from admin. Fixed: Child theme stylesheet enqueue bug. Fixed: Pagination issue on dealer home page(front submission plugin). Fixed: Notice of woocommerce function. Fixed: Sticky header issue. Fixed: Vehicle sorting bug on inventory page. Fixed: Translation issues. Fixed: Design bug for compare model popup. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.3 – September 18, 2018
Added: Theme setup wizard. Added: Smaller theme package - only 21 MB instead of 51.9 MB. Updated: Moved theme support panel to the theme from Car Dealer - Helper Library plugin. Updated: Car Dealer - Helper Library(V.1.2.0), Car Dealer - Fronted Submission(V.1.2.1), Advance custom fields pro(V5.7.6), Visual Composer(V5.5.4). Updated: Theme configuration requirements. Updated: Code refactored for new activation process and setup wizard. Updated: Updated bundled plugins and sample data installation process to load from the server. Updated: Language files. Removed: Theme welcome page on theme activation. Removed: Extra files. Fixed: Woocommerce deprecated notice. Fixed: Some page design issues. Fixed: Blog image not show issue with masonry view. Fixed: Vehicle archive page header title issue if page set as inventory page. Fixed: Import process vehicle title ordering issue. Fixed: Theme check plugin warnings. Fixed: Sample data bugs. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.2.2 – August 30, 2018
Added: Single team page. Added: Testimonial listing page template and theme options. Added: Theme activation on theme support page on admin. Added: Theme options for team page. Updated: Language files. Removed: Extra files. Fixed: Page options for pages. Fixed: Sample data contents. Fixed: Remove year drop down from filters if "year range slider" theme option is set. Fixed: Select box conflict(nice select) issue. Fixed: Schedule test drive form submission issue when 'no' option is selected for "Test Drive?". Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.2.1 – July 25, 2018
Added: New vehicle listing page layout(with masonry and lazyload). Added: Sample data for vehicle listing home page. Added: Three vehicle grid styles with masonry listing. Added : Theme option for back to top image. Added : VinQuery Import as a separate add-on to use VinQuery Import functionality for those who are already having VinQuery active account. Added: Pricing plans support for frontend vehicle submission of "Car Dealer - Fronted Submission" plugin. Updated: Optimized sample data installation. Updated: Displayed content of the page if set as inventory page. Updated: Bundle plugins with latest version. Updated: Language files. Fixed: Theme check issues. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.2 – July 04, 2018
Added: Service HomePage Added: Directory HomePage Added: Landing HomePage Added: CarGurus Feature. Added: AutoManager carfax import support for "WP All Import Pro" plugin. Added: Theme option for price range slider step. Added: GDPR Compliance. Updated: Features and options display on front. Updated: Bundle plugins with the latest version. Updated: Template with new WooCommerce version. Updated: Language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.1.1 – March 19, 2018
Added: An option to Add another phone number in theme option. Added: Option to enable/disable compare vehicle functionality. Added: Option for hiding hove effect on Vehicle listing page, Vehicle multi-tab, Vehicle slider short-code and related vehicle sections. Added: Option for rearranging filter position or remove the filter on Vehicle inventory listing page. Added: Option to change vehicle detail page slug. Added: Support for the decimal separator for countries using Arabic numerals with the decimal comma. Added: Support for custom car attribute output on car details page. Added: Display review stamp image in car detail page. Added: Additional social profile icons such as Medium, Flickr, and RSS. Added: Vehicle Category taxonomy to categories different vehicle and display different vehicle page template on front. Added: Year wise sorting option for vehicle inventory page. Fixed: Print media CSS property(output fixes) for car detail page. Fixed: RTL issue in carousel slider. Updated: Typo changes for the car to the vehicle in theme and plug-in. Updated: WooCommerce template file with latest version 3.3.3 Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.1 – February 15, 2018
Fixed: image size issue on detail page image popup Fixed: RTL issue with visual composer full-width content Fixed: Notice: Trying to get property of non-object debug error on 404 page Fixed: Add All custom filters in wp query like review steps, trims etc Fixed: Hide empty taxonomy name in search filter drop-down. Fixed: Related Vehicle slider sold image issue Removed: Discontinued Edmunds VIN Import functionality. They are not accepting new register for use Edmunds API for import vehicle using VIN so it's not part of the default install. Added: We have added Edmunds VIN Import as a separate add-on to use Edmunds VIN Import functionality for those who are already having Edmunds active account Added: We have added Cardealer Fronted Submission add-on for user/dealer can submit them vehicle in cardealer website. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.0.7 – January 08, 2018
Added: Default sorting option for vehicle inventory page. Added: “Sold vehicle inventory” page template. Added: Integrated “WooCommerce selling system” in vehicle inventory section. Added: Option to change "sold out" image on sold vehicle. Fixed: User can set vehicle inventory page on home page. Fixed: Set fuel efficiency on full-width car detail page. Updated: Car dealer helper library (V.1.0.6) plugin bundled. Updated: Set vehicle inventory grid view common template for the user can customize easily using a child theme. Updated: Move compare popup template in the theme template so, a user can change template as per requirements. Various minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.0.6 – December 22, 2017
Added: Filters on car price HTML function for modifying HTML as per user needs. Added: js script to move the control on top after pagination Ajax call. Added: Italian language file. Updated: Masonry blog style structure. Fixed: Exclude nice select dropdown for "car query API vehicle data plugin" drop-down. Fixed: Theme option -> title display issue for car inventory page fixed. Fixed: Currency symbol placement issue for price filter. Fixed: Car condition class in view type list. Various minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.0.5 – November 17, 2017
Updated: Language file and add car details page static string (View, Compare, gallery etc.) in the language file. Updated: Car detail page form validation. Fixed: Car CSV file import process & set background process for import. Fixed: Theme option does not appear after plugin update. Fixed: Translation function. Fixed: iOS 11 Safari bootstrap modal text area outside of cursor. Fixed: Set price number format in price range slider. Fixed: Car archive page header setting option. Added: Set different site layout option for a particular page. Various minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.0.4 – 24 October 17
Fixed: Compare icon position. Fixed: Post author namespacing on the search page. Fixed: Date picker calendar design on vehicle details page.
Version 1.0.3 – 18 October 17
Version 1.0.2 – 13 September 17
Added: Google analytic goal feature. Added: Autocomplete search feature. Added: Options for hiding site tagline from theme option. Added: Address field to display in the top bar section. Added: Link in Potenza feature box visual composer element. Added: Multiple currency symbols. Added: Page setting option in posts, cars, and WooCommerce product post type. Fixed: Potenza custom search filter issue. Fixed: Custom post type language translate issue using PO/Mo file. Fixed: Add heading separator options in “Potenza section title” visual composer element. Fixed: Duplicate key issue in URL for vehicle search filter Fixed: YouTube and Vimeo video not loading in HTTPS website. Fixed: Site not working in IE browser. Update: Heading separator option from theme setting and set this option in "Potenza section title" in visual composer element. Update: "CarDealer Helper Library" Plugin Update: Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.0.1 – 23 August 17
Update: "CarDealer Helper Library" Plugin (Language Support) Update: Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 1.0.0 – 11 August 2017