CarGurus Overview

  • Cambridge, MA
  • 501 to 1000 Employees
  • 2006
  • Company - Public (CARG)
  • Internet
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

Now the #1 largest automotive shopping website in the US by unique monthly visitors, CarGurus is on a mission to transform how shoppers find cars and how sellers find buyers. Using complex data analytics, we simplify the process of car shopping and give consumers everything they ...
Mission: We're building the world's most trusted and transparent automotive marketplace.

Company Updates

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Dec 4, 2020

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We're pleased to share that we made Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) Tech Top 50 (2020) list for Company Culture which acknowledges companies' efforts in employee satisfaction, work-life balance, and the emotional well-being of employees!


The year 2020 has without a doubt been exceptionally unusual, but at MassTLC we have been heartened to see how, in spite of the challenges, our community members have stepped up to support their employees, their customers, their partners, other companies, and the broader community.

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Aug 26, 2020

Each quarter, we recognize employees who embody our Core Values and Leadership Principles with awards announced at our Town Hall meetings. Congratulations to Junya, Doug, Charles, Lexi, Hilary, Everest, Kate, Angela, and Meghan for winning this quarter?s awards! Our Core Values Awards recognize employees who have made a demonstrable impact at CarGurus by going above and beyond in their embodiment of one or more of our Core Values. Our Leadership Award recognizes a Guru that has made a significant impact on our work and the people around them by demonstrating our Leadership Principles.


CarGurus Reviews

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"Best Place I've Ever Worked"

Current Employee - Team Lead in Cambridge, MA
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I have been working at CarGurus full-time for more than a year


I've worked for CarGurus for two years and have only good things to say about the experience. Not only does the company genuinely care about it's employees (evident through summer outings, happy


Not many bad things to say. I fear that the CarGurus culture took a hit when we had to reduce our force because of Coronavirus. Also, it's hard to feel the same connection to colleagues when we're

Advice to Management

Keep the focus on transparency. Transparency helps every individual at the company to feel included, mission-focused, and aware of which direction the ship is headed.
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Diversity & Inclusion at CarGurus

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At CarGurus, we believe that diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging are the cornerstone of collaboration, excellence, and innovation. We strive to build and nurture a global culture where inclusiveness is a reflex, not an initiative. We envision a workplace where everyone feels they can bring

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CarGurus Interviews

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Employee Referral14%

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    Sales Intern Interview

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Phonecall followed by in person interview. No surprises, straightforward interview process mostly asking about university studies and areas of focus.
    Altogether had three rounds of interview before given the offer.

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CarGurus Awards & Accolades

  • Consumer Company of the YearNew England Venture Capital Association2018
  • Best Places to WorkFortune2019
  • Best Places to Work in ITComputerworld2019
  • Best Places to WorkBoston Business Journal2019
  • Best Places To WorkBoston Business Journal2017

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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What are perks and other benefits like at CarGurus?

...Great health and commuter benefits and perks, fun young culture, flexible hours....

June 3, 2020

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