Cars.com Reports the Top Trends for 2022 | News

It’s safe to say that most of us are happy to see 2021 in the rearview mirror. Despite worries that 2022 is starting off as “2020 too,” many of the interesting things that occurred last year from an automotive standpoint are leading to even more interesting changes in the next 12 months. The inventory shortage that saw dealer lots emptied of new cars is leading to more pre-ordering in 2022. Used-car demand hasn’t cooled, and the price gap between new and used continues to narrow. Online vehicle purchases are up and look like they’re set to gain even more popularity