PAKISTAN, 15th November 2018: OLX, the No.1 App in auto classifieds and CarFirst, a leading used-car online auction and trading platform, are set to bring their second OLX CarFirst Car Bazaar to Lahore happening at the Expo Center Lahore on the 18th of November 2018 from 11 am to 7 pm.
Attendees will be able to trade their used cars in the most secure, convenient, and transparent manner. Car owners will be able to sell their used cars hassle-free, while car buyers will get access to CarFirst Partner Dealer inventory and drive home a pre-checked used car. Car owners can also pre-book free inspections and appointments to sell their car at www.carfirst.com. Car owners will be able to sell their cars through a 15-minute live auction.
Joining CarFirst’s commitment to better the used car trading, we are proud to have PSO as our title sponsor, as well as other partners such TPL Insurance, Al- Haj Faw Motors, Daewoo Battery, Food Panda, and City 42. The OLX CarFirst Car Bazaar will have amazing financing and insurance deals and Food Panda certified food stalls for families and entry to the event will be free of charge.
Raja Murad Khan, CEO, and Co-Founder of CarFirst said, “Following the success of our OLX CarFirst Car Bazaar in Karachi, which was attended by more than 10,000+ people, and in response to our customers and partner dealers popular demand, we are happy to bring Car Bazaar to Lahore. We are excited to see car owners participate in a first of its kind, used car live auction at the Expo.”
Bilal Bajwa, CEO of OLX Pakistan said, “I would like to invite everyone to attend the OLX CarFirst CarBazaar. Car buying and selling is a major decision for all of us and it can often be stressful if we don’t know the value of the car we want to buy or sell. CarBazaar’s takes away the stress for car buyers by providing them with lots of choices under one roof and ensures car sellers obtain the best price through Pakistan’s first live auction platform. Most importantly, people can do all this in a nice environment with their families and friends. CarBazaar takes the hassle out of the car purchase process so come and join OLX and CarFirst and our amazing partners for a fun day on November 18th!”
CarFirst is a first of its kind used-car online auction and trading platform, with a nationwide network of purchase centers and warehouses. CarFirst was founded in 2016 and has been the recipient of the largest Series A investment in Pakistan from FCG, and the largest Series B investment from OLX Group. CarFirst aims to revolutionize the way cars are traded in Pakistan by offering comprehensive solutions for all things related to cars, such as evaluation, certification, financing, insurance, live auctions, and many more. We aim to keep adding value across the customer’s journey, improving efficiency and transparency at every milestone of the car trading process.
OLX is the world’s largest online buying and selling platform powered by a team of 5,000 people, working on 17 brands, from 35 offices across five continents and 40 countries. In Pakistan, OLX is the No.1 Marketplace across 14 different categories. OLX gets more than 150,000 car listings every month/5000 in a day; which is 10 times bigger than any other player operating in Pakistan making it undisputed market leader. OLX generates more than 20 Million page views in a day having 5 million App downloads. Over 50,000 conversations take place daily on OLX with an ad being posted every 2 seconds A research study by Nielsen stamps this fact by indicating 87% awareness and preference level of OLX in comparison with any other tech company operating in Classifieds and Shopping category of Pakistan. According to SimilarWeb, OLX is Pakistan’s No.1 web platform (local domain/Engagement/Traffic).