Florida Auto Dealer Texting Software | TEXT2DRIVE


Drive Your Florida Dealership Further, Faster With Our Text Marketing & Sales Software

TEXT2DRIVE™ Delivers Streamlined Communications & High Customer Satisfaction Rates to Hudson & Tampa, FL Dealerships

The makers of TEXT2DRIVE™ designed the full-featured communications platform to fulfill the unique needs of auto dealerships. It will help your dealership deliver exemplary customer service, gain customer trust and generate significantly more revenue. You can rely on features such as automated service related text messages and sales marketing tools to ensure long-term profitability.

The founder and CEO of TEXT2DRIVE™ is an attorney who took into account all legal ramifications of communicating with customers. As a result, dealerships that use the solution are guaranteed full legal text marketing compliance with federal and cellular provider regulations. This is one of the many reasons that auto dealers, sales managers, service directors and parts managers in Tampa & Hudson, Florida and across the United States, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Canada trust TEXT2DRIVE™ to support operations on a daily basis.






94% of Consumers Prefer Auto Dealers That Can Text Message

Key Text Messaging Features

  • Eliminate the risk of fines with full legal compliance
  • Two-way text communications
  • Unlimited users and unlimited texting with no hidden usage costs
  • Protection of personal privacy
  • High response rate courtesy of service reminders
  • Individuals and departments can communicate with text messaging and group chat capabilities
  • Eliminate telephone tag and unanswered voicemails
  • DMS certified & integrated
  • No need for manual text entry thanks to standard templates
  • Single, central source for all dealership communications
  • Compatible with any computer or device
  • Website integration
  • Cloud-based, real-time
  • Improved mobility due to the ability to text message onsite or offsite
  • Security
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Streamline Service Department

  • Status updates are lightning fast
  • Eliminate misunderstandings with crystal clear, fast Repair Order (RO) authorizations
  • Service completion notification alerts
  • Automated CSI surveys
  • Accept customer payments via text message
  • No more long checkout lines and unwelcome surprises
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Close More Sales

  • Highest communication open rate
  • Make communications 10x faster and protect personal phone numbers
  • Potential for 100% increase in sales conversions
  • Expanded marketing database
  • Intuitive software is easy for anyone to learn
  • More time to sell thanks to less time spent struggling to learn technology
  • The freedom to move around freely while using the system
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TEXT2DRIVE™ Services Your Auto Dealership Needs

Drive More Sales When You Text Message

TEXT2DRIVE™ has become a "must" for Sales Managers focused on improving ROI and increasing sales for dealerships

  • Manage sales staff more easily
  • Save time on training workers who lack technology proficiency by utilizing their familiarity with text messaging
  • Easily engage leads and provide vehicle descriptions to them.
  • Effortlessly search product inventory, locate and target pre-owned cars to offer for "buy-back" programs
  • Smooth out internal communications within the dealership and external communications with customers

Achieve Smoother Overall Operations When You Text

TEXT2DRIVE™ is the solution Service Managers trust when they want to improve efficiency in the service departments and achieve customer satisfaction:

  • Bolster CSI scores with streamlined and reliable communication
  • Benefit repair schedules through better management by generating higher commissions, reducing downtime from missed appointments and ultimately increasing shop revenue
  • Stop the endless game of telephone tag by communicating via text messaging. Your staff will not have to wait around endlessly for customers to respond.
  • Templates eliminate the need to manually key
  • Customer cell phone numbers do not require manual entry
  • Text messages and customer calls are automatically routed to the appropriate person or department
  • Widespread use of text messaging makes it easy and fast to learn and adopt the software

The TEXT2DRIVE™ Difference

"Text2Drive provides everyone with the means to conduct convenient & modern daily business. I enjoy the use of Speed Checkout & look forward to more features with future developments. Great program for every dealership nationwide!"

— Alex Alvarado, Business Development Director at Central Florida CDJR

New Features

We "Drive" Text Communications

E-Signature Speed CheckOutTM

Pay, approve and authorize invoices in 3 simple steps.

Vehicle Health Report (VHR)

For Fiat Chrysler automobile dealerships (Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram) – A customer’s check engine light triggers an alert that is sent to the dealership.

Upgraded History Profiles

Easily access vehicle search history and customer profiles.

Calendar Invite

Clickable invites allow customers to save service dates in their smartphone calendars.


Conceal your staffs’ personal cell phone numbers and record/archive conversations when employees call customers.

Group Chat

Easily and instantly communicate with a group of employees, individual departments or even the entire dealership.

Mobile App

Securely and legally communicate with customers using this extension of the communication platform.

Video Capabilities

Use the mobile app to send videos of service issues and before-and-after pictures of car repairs to gain customer trust.

Online Payments and Invoicing

Send customers invoices and accept payments via text messages. Customers can use E-Signature to sign their invoice securely and electronically from their phone.

Tablet Text Communications Interface

Full desktop functionalities are available for iPad, Android and Surface tablets.

Drive Your Hudson & Tampa Dealership’s Sales Department

Lead Generation

Use photos and videos to enhance videos and text responses to customer inquiries. Include stock numbers in text messages to engage shoppers.

Sales Interactivity

Share information about vehicles via text and connect to the sales department with interactive website widgets.

Service to Sales Mining

Quickly locate pre-owned cars in the service bay using the make, model and year of desired vehicles.

Business Development Center eMarketing Functionality

Full-featured text messaging service and sales software for optimized customer communications available via BDC eMarketing.

Drive Your Tampa & Hudson Dealership’s Service Department

Automated Text Messaging

Improve the odds of customer satisfaction with service department messages that are automatically routed to the appropriate team member.

Automated Workflows

The entire customer service and vehicle maintenance process is automated, beginning with the point of purchase and starting again when the customer replaces their vehicle or purchases an additional vehicle.

Automated Service Reminders

Higher response rates improve ROI even without using coupons or discounts.

Text Recalls

Complete more safety recalls by notifying customers about open recalls on their vehicle via text message alerts. You can set preferences based on data pulled from your dealership database.

Drive Your Florida Dealership’s Marketing Department

Website Interactivity

Securely archive all communications to keep a detailed record. Optimize your website as a powerful marketing tool by giving customers the option to download coupons, get vehicle information, communicate with employees via live chats and TEXTconnect with any employee.


Conserve effort and time with multi-messaging capabilities, streamline communications with templates for text messages and save time on training with the user intuitive Dashboard Interface.


Staying in touch with customers is easy and fast due to secure, legally compliant (with mobile devices) text messages.

Keyword Campaigns

Easily create and customize keyword campaigns for any service department promotion such as oil changes.


Communicate confidently with the reassurance of fully legally compliant text message communications and associated programs.

Reporting and Analytics

Securely record and archive all inbound and outbound text messages. Gain insight into consumer needs and behavior with a large variety of reports.

What Major Manufacturers & Our Customers Are Saying About TEXT2DRIVE™

Rick Stubbs Talks About His Experience With TEXT2DRIVE

"The ability to send out recall notifications has netted us about an additional $48,000 a month in warranty revenue."

Text Marketing Software For Car Dealerships That WORKS!

"It’s going really well for us. It allows us to communicate with our customers more effectively in a fashion they prefer."

What Rick Walters Thinks Of TEXT2DRIVE

"I do not embrace technology in any way… but it has made my job a lot easier and customers are just elated."