MOTOR Information Systems is the world’s premier supplier of automotive data. Since 1903 MOTOR’s mission has been to provide customers with accurate, thorough and timely information to help run their businesses more efficiently, effectively and profitably.
MOTOR Information Systems provides many millions of unique data points, in virtually any formation required by a customer, completely tailored to their business’s need, covering all vehicles class 1 through class 8. Vehicle data sourcing and integration solutions are custom-made to reduce channel partner’s costs and improve efficiencies. MOTOR assembles the data and then develops the optimum solutions for businesses. No one has MOTOR’S vast database—all of which is categorized by year, make, model, engine, VIN and AAIA vehicle classification.
MOTOR is headquartered in the automotive capital of the world and employs more than 150 talented staff members. Many are ASE and I-CAR certified—providing customers with thousands of years of collective automotive experience. MOTOR has been a part of the vehicle aftermarket industry for over 100 years.
Hearst Corporation (www.hearst.com) is one of the nation’s largest diversified media and information companies. Its major interests include ownership of 15 daily and 36 weekly newspapers, including the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle, San Antonio Express-News and Albany Times Union; hundreds of magazines around the world, including Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, ELLE and O, The Oprah Magazine; 29 television stations, which reach a combined 18 percent of U.S. viewers; ownership in leading cable networks, including Lifetime, A&E, History and ESPN; significant holdings in the automotive, electronic, medical/pharmaceutical and financial information industries; Internet and marketing services businesses; television production; newspaper features distribution; and real estate.