Compatible with WordPress 5.6 – 6.2.x, WooCommerce 5.9 – 7.7.x and GDPR Ready View Changelog
With 10+ years of experience of working with clients from the automotive world, we executed the most enticing, flexible and modern multi-purpose Car Dealer theme for the range of business in automotive world from car dealers, car resellers to mechanic workshop and auto motor retailers.
Give a shot to our one-stop solutions for your business as our one-click installation theme ensures:
- Faster and high performing website with flexible layout
- 6 Types of dealer inquiry forms
- Well designed and structure inventory listing (with unlimited vehicle listing comparison)
- Awesome GIF Pre-loaders
Our fully responsive theme helps user to achieve success to next level no matter how big/small their business is. Go online with your 1st car dealing business website with just one click today.
MAIN FEATURES OVERVIEW:
- Advanced Theme Options: Theme Options allows users to craft almost any imaginable design. Take control over the appearance of user’s site using the Theme Options panel making it unique in just a few clicks.
- Compare Functionality: Allow users to compare multiple vehicle functionality with drag & drop feature.
- Filter Functionality: Powerful cars filters integrated with AJAX and GET method.
- Dealer Inquiry Forms: Six dealer inquiry forms provided with captcha and validation along with three types of mail functionality (ADF, HTMl and Text ) and entry for each inquiry forms are maintained on admin side in “inquiries” menu.
- Vehicle Review Stamps: Using this functionality, you can show certification or review / ratings of vehicles from vehicle valuation providers like Carfax.com.
- Tab Listing: Vertical and Horizontal tabs provided for car listing based on car make.
- Car Slider: Car Slider shortcode provided with different categories (like Featured, OnSale, Cheapest ).
- Finance Calculator: Includes an integrated loan calculator to calculate payments.
- PDF brochure: Dynamic PDF brochure generation functionality for cars. Printable Brochures for Inventory Listings – one click PDF page creation.
- Social Media: Social Sharing Integrated – increase your customer engagement with ease.
- WooCommerce Ready: Car Dealer theme comes with complete support for the WooCommerce plugin, which enables you to sell your products online. This popular e-commerce plugin will help you to set-up a clean and modern shop.
- 800+ Google web fonts to Choose From: The theme integrates Google web fonts, offering you a large variety of typefaces to choose from when customizing the theme.
- Translation Ready: Car Dealer is fully prepared for translation to any language using po & mo files.
- One click DEMO data importer: Get your WordPress Theme installed at the click of a button.
- Contact Form 7 ready: Create beautiful contact forms with Contact form 7 plugin.
- RTL Support: RTL languages support. Which means that if you write in a right-to-left language (Such as Arabic, puritan, Urdu… etc.), it will display properly.
- Cross-Browser Compatibility: Supports all major browser (FireFox, Safari, Chrome, IE11).
- Fully Responsive Design Super Mobile-Friendly: With a responsive design and retina ready display, your site will look awesome on any device.
- MailChimp Support: MailChimp for WordPress helps you add more subscribers to your MailChimp lists using beautiful and simple form. Subscribe your WordPress site visitors to your MailChimp lists, with ease. We have designed this forms and created a subscription element. All you need to do is to connect your form to your MailChimp list and drop the related element in your page.
- Unlimited Colours options: Car Dealer comes with unlimited colors. You will have thousands of way to change the appearance, according to your preference and your brand.
- Advanced Blog Options: Different blog post formats including standard, quote, youtube video, vimeo video, gallery and audio. With Classic, Left Sidebar, Right Sidebar, Full Width, Masonry, 2 Column, 3 Column, 4 Column…
- Powerful Bootstrap v3+: Built on latest Bootstrap v3+ powerful framework for faster and easier web development.
- Retina Ready: Car Dealer comes with high-resolution icons. With Car Dealer your website will look awesome on high-density Retina displays and high-resolution screens.
- 10 Stunning Home Page Options: With 10 different and unique demo homepages gives you options to build your own site.
- Well Document: Very detailed step by step online and offline documentation has been carefully detailed and completed with super easy to understand instructions giving you the full access to all of its features.
- Child Theme Compatible: Includes basic child theme!
- Auto update: Auto-update support Envato Toolkit plugin (theme auto-update plugin).
- Fully Customizable: Easily change the color of every element you see! The theme is easy for beginners and requires no programming skills to create a website – multiple options and elements will do that for you.
- Custom Inner page header Backgrounds: Custom Backgrounds on every Page header (Patterns, Images or Solid Color).
- Multiple Header options: Car Dealer comes with Multiple Header options to choose from, each header has its own set of options, is sure to satisfy your every need. Clients can change header text color, link color and background color.
- Sticky Header: You can set header to be sticky on the top. Clients can also change sticky header logo, text color, link color and background color.
- Built with HTML5 and CSS3: Coded in HTML5, CCS3 and jQuery.
- Tons of Pages options: 60+ Pre-configured page layouts for Home, About, Service, F.A.Q., Team, Blog, Contact and more!
- bbPress Plugin fully design integrated!
- BuddyPress Plugin fully design integrated!
- Fast Performance: High performance, super-fast with top page speed & slow ratings.
- Responsive Carousels: Amazing responsive Carousels will look awesome on any device.
- Professional and fast 5-star support: Whether you are an expert or a beginner, our Support Team will do its best to provide the best possible and helpful answer for the issues that you are having.
- And much more…
EASY TO USE:
- Unique stunning animated slider
- No coding knowledge required
- Visual Composer (No additional license needed, you save $34)
- Dashboard provided with effective charts, So information can easily be understandable.
- Flexible import & export functionality with log included of each.
- Easy cars compare functionality with drag & drop feature.
- Dealer forms provided with 3 types of mail functionality with simple instructions and entry maintained of each inquiry.
- GEO Fencing and Promocode functionality with easy steps and are well documentated.
- Very easy page building using drag and drop
- 60+ pre-built pages for quick start
- Flexible easy-to-use page options
- Very detailed online documentation
- Create stunning website without touching a line of code
ADVANCED THEME OPTIONS:
- Layout options: Boxed, Framed and Standard. With Boxed and Framed layout, you can also set main body background image or color.
- Site Logo:You can set Logo as text or as image, logo height, Sticky Logo, Sticky Logo height, mobile Logo and mobile Logo height.
- Sticky Header: Enable/disable stick header for the desktop device and also for mobile device. you can also change sticky header logo, text color, link color and background color.
- Back to Top: Enable/disable back to top button for the desktop device and also for mobile device.
- Site Preloader option: Enable/disable Site Preloader. Set preloader type from our 16 pre-loader GIF images or upload your own pre-loader image.
- Site Header: You can manage site header settings here, like Header Type, Header Colors, Top Bar, Top bar Colors and other various settings.
- Topbar: Enable/disable top bar. You can manage left top bar and right top bar items from here with drag and drop option.
- Heading Separator: You can show/hide seperator for Section Title in “Section Title Shortcode”.
- Search: Enable/disable Search icon in header. you can also set search Input Placeholder Word and Search Content Type from this options: All, post and Cars.
- Page Header: You can manage page header settings from here, like Page Header Type(image, color, youtube or vimeo video), Breadcrumb, Page Header Height, Titlebar Text Align and other various settings.
- Footer: You can manage footer settings from here. you can manage footer Column Layout, Footer Background Type(Image or color), Background Opacity Color, Footer Heading Color, Footer Text Color, Footer Link Color, Copyright Section Enable/disable, Show Copyright Text, Copyright Background Color, Text Color, Link Color and many more….
- Color Scheme: In color schemes, you can change the site default color and set as per your site design.
- Sidebar Settings: Select page sidebar alignment from Full Width, Left Sidebar and Right Sidebar.
- Currency Settings: You can set currency settings like currency symbol, placement of symbol, currency seperator settings etc.
- Car Page Settings: It includes car page settings like number of cars to display, number of columns to display on car list page, layout and sidebar settings of car list page, layout of car detail page, show/hide sold vehicles on listing etc.
- Custom Forms: It includes all settings for dealer inquiry forms like contact form 7 and custom forms settings like mail title, mail body, receiver mail id and so on.
- API Keys: You can add key details for Google Maps, Google Captcha and Mailchimp.
- Blog/Post Settings: You can manage blog title, Blog Sidebar (Full Width, Left Sidebar and Right Sidebar), Blog Layout (Classic or Masonry) and show/hide meta items on blog page.
- Default Values: You can set car default values like car default location and car default values like Price Label, City MPG Label, Highwat MPG Label.
- Archive Settings: Select archive header information( like Author Info, Category Information, Tag Description) to display on blog archive pages.
- Single Post: Enable/disable Related Posts, Author Details and Post Navigation. you can also manage show/hide meta items on blog detail page from here.
- Team Settings: Two layouts of team page are available. You can set according to your need.
- Woocommerce Settings: You can manage Woocommerce related setting from here like Product Listing Column, Number of Products per Page, Cart Icon in Primary Menu, Show Related Products, Number of Related Products per Page and Woocommerce Related Product Number of Columns
- Site Info: Manage Social Profiles and Site Contacts information (Email, Phone Number and Opening hours) from here.
- Social Sharing: You can Enable/disable post sharing functionality.
- Typography: You can manage Body font and h1 to h6 heading’s font family, Backup Font Family, Font Weight, Font Subsets, Font Size, Line Height and Letter Spacing.
- Maintenance: You can Enable/disable Maintenance or Coming Soon mode. you can also manage title, subtitle, date, Social icons (Enable/disable), Display Newsletter(Enable/disable) and Newsletter form.
- Custom CSS/JS: You can add Custom CSS and Custom JS here.
- Sample Data: You can import pre-defined sample data, as shown on our demo site from here.
- Import Options: You can import and Export your site date.
Thanks for checking out Car Dealer!
- Images and videos used in the demo are not included in the Downloaded Package. However, you may purchase it separately. All credits are included in the documentation
Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have. You’re the reason we’re here! We would love to hear any constructive feedback.
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CHANGELOG – Past Versions Changelog
Version 5.3.1 – August 07, 2023
Fixed: Fixed vehicle loading is not working properly on the vehicle category page when lazyload mode is enabled. Fixed: Fixed design issue in theme options. Fixed: Fixed design issue in Compare Popup when body background is set. Fixed: Fixed PHP deprecated notice. Updated: Updated bundled plugins Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 5.3.0 – July 27, 2023
Added: Added new settings in the Newsletter shortcode/widget so that the user can set separate API Keys and List IDs in each instance. Added: Added support to add custom fields into Car Dealer registration/login form. Added: Added filter hook "cdfs_default_usertype" to set default User Type in Car Dealer registration form. Fixed: Fixed newsletter shortcode not working due to discontinued API. Fixed: Fixed email issue when publishing a vehicle from Dealer Dashboard. Fixed: Fixed PDF Generator is not working in the Third Party Testing section. Fixed: Fixed search is not working correctly in the Theme Options. Fixed: Fixed submit button is not working in the WPBakery Newsletter shortcode. Fixed: Fixed search filter icon hover issue. Fixed: Fixed select dropdown design issue. Fixed: Fixed design issue in the Theme Options. Fixed: Fixed typo. Updated: Updated bundled plugins Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 5.2.0 – July 07, 2023
Added: Added new Custom Sidebar feature. Added: Added new settings in the posts, pages, products, vehicles, and some other post types to select the custom sidebar. Fixed: Fixed fatal error when "Car Dealer - Frontend Submission" is not installed/active. Fixed: Fixed carousel not working in Gallery post format. Fixed: Fixed grid layout display issue in Gallery post format. Fixed: Fixed vehicle opening in compare popup when clicking on title or image in compare table. Fixed: Fixed design issue checkbox sortable in Theme Options. Fixed: Fixed "Reset" button is not working on the inventory page vehicle filter in some specific conditions. Fixed: Fixed PHP warning on the inventory page when applying mileage using a custom filter. Fixed: Fixed design issue in the horizontal filter on the inventory page. Fixed: Fixed PHP notice. Updated: Updated bundled plugins Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 5.1.0 – July 03, 2023
Added: Added new "Add Car" Elementor Widget and WPBakery Shortcode. Added: Added new "Demo Mode" feature to restrict user activity on the front. Added: Added new option to add a custom link in the "Pricing" Elementor Widget and WPBakery Shortcode. Added: Added new VIN services (NHTSA and Vincario) in the "Car Dealer - VIN Vehicle Import" addon. Fixed: Fixed wrong JS localization. Fixed: Fixed PHP notice when the mileage is not in number format. Fixed: Fixed issue where vehicle filter assets are not loading different inventory page. Fixed: Fixed PHP 8.x deprecated notice when "Car Dealer - PDF Generator" addon is active. Fixed: Fixed PHP notice. Fixed: Fixed typo. Updated: Remove unwanted codes. Updated: Deprecated "cdfs_car_title" filter hook to use "cdfs_add_car_vehicle_title". Updated: Updated bundled plugins Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 5.0.1 – June 28, 2023
Fixed: Fixed issue where Buy Online button is not working in compare table. Fixed: Fixed issue where request price button is not working in compare table. Updated: Updated language files.
Version 5.0.0 – June 16, 2023
Added: Add bulk edit Parent Make setting in Model items(terms). Added: New "Vehicle Listing" wp-bakery shortcode/elementor-widget to show the listing of the vehicle on any page. Added: New "Vehicle Listing Filters" wp-bakery shortcode/elementor-widget. Added: New "Vehicle Listing Price Filter" wp-bakery shortcode/elementor-widget. Added: New "Vehicle Listing Search" wp-bakery shortcode/elementor-widget. Added: Add a new field to select an attribute for the page to show the vehicle based on that fixed attribute. Added: New theme options 'Enable Make Model Relation' and 'Allow To Add Attribute' and add "Parent Make" select field on the term edit page. Fixed Form not clearing and thank you message not showing issue after submission in the Request More Info lead form. Fixed: Background color is not applied on the vehicle detail page. Fixed: Error while clicking on the Featured Vehicle badge when the WooCommerce plugin is deactivated. Fixed: Default compare page is not setting in the fresh setup. Fixed: Slider not working properly when multiple price range slider used. Fixed: Search not working properly when multiple search widget used. Updated: Add filter to change the layout of vehicle listing page. Updated: Code to use Elementor style setting when Inventory page is edited with Elementor. Updated: Added Make column in Model admin panel. Updated: Updated bundled plugins Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 4.10.0 – June 06, 2023
Added: Added new setting for separator support in the mileage numbers. Added: Added new Compare feature with option to select vehicle on the compare page. Added: Added search support in various dropdown fields on front with Select2. Added: Added tax label support in the related vehicles on vehicle detail template built with Car Dealer Templates. Fixed: Fixed background color issue on vehicle detail built with Car Dealer Templates in Elementor. Fixed: Fixed formatting in Elementor Icon widget. Fixed: Fixed document/SEO title issue on the Inventory Attributes pages. Fixed: Fixed Vehicle Filters sort fied design issue. Fixed: Fixed PHP 8.1/8.2 compatibility issues. Fixed: Fixed PHPCS. Fixed: Fixed vehicle image limit issue on Add Car page due to PHP max_file_uploads directive. Fixed: Fixed icon design issue when Elementor feature "Inline Font Icons" is enabled. Fixed: Fixed Theme Options notice design issue. Fixed: Fixed vehicle tabs icon issue. Fixed: Fixed vehicle tabs hover color issue. Fixed: Fixed heading left padding issue in Theme Options. Fixed: Fixed warning message padding issue in Theme Options. Updated: Updated bundled plugins. Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 4.9.0 – April 21, 2023
Added: Added new feature to show the "Request Price" label and link in place of the vehicle price. Added: Added new 'Request Price Label' field for individual cars. Added: Added new theme option to allow users to add custom social profiles. Added: Added new theme option to display inline sharing links in the new social sharing feature. Added: Added new theme option for the maintenance page. Added: Added new alignment option in the Vehicle Title shortcode and Elementor widget. Added: Added new option for image size in Related Vehicles shortcode and Elementor widget. Added: Added new Mailchimp plugin shortcode and Elementor widget. Added: Added new option to change social share label. Added: Added placeholder field in the "Car Dealer - Vehicles Search" widget. Added: Added filter hook in the lead forms to extend the ADF mail data. Added: Added new sorting and filtering feature in the Vehicle Inventory section in Admin Panel. Fixed: Fixed attribute selection flow in Vehicle Filters on the Inventory page. Fixed: Fixed code to make Inventory "Page Content" editable in page builders. Fixed: Fixed design issue with Elementor popup widget. Fixed: Fixed theme options design issue in RTL. Fixed: Fixed compare popup close icon issue in RTL. Fixed: Fixed counter icon spacing issue in RTL. Fixed: Fixed text position issue on the dealer account page in RTL. Fixed: Fixed video slider display issue in RTL. Fixed: Fixed Back to Top hover style display issue in RTL. Fixed: Fixed image display issue on the Dealer Dashboard page due to the Vehicle Listing Image Size option. Fixed: Fixed custom filter malfunctioning when price filter is hidden. Fixed: Fixed filter malfunctioning when two vehicle filters are added to the inventory page. Fixed: Fixed fatal error when WPML is active and the menu is translated. Fixed: Fixed dropdown active option hover issue. Fixed: Fixed WooCoommerce notice when maintenance mode is enabled. Added: Added mobile number as a required field in lead forms. Fixed: Fixed fatal error when newsletter set on coming soon page. Fixed: Fixed lead forms and enhanced compatibility with mobile lead forms. Fixed: Fixed issue where title change not working in Vehicle Share shortcode. Fixed: Fixed mileage filter is not working properly in the Vehicles Search shortcode and Elementor widget. Fixed: Fixed mileage unit missing in the Vehicles Search shortcode and Elementor widget. Fixed: Fixed issue with field when field data is empty after filter search. Fixed: Fixed mileage and year range slider filter not properly synchronizing and producing inaccurate results. Fixed: Fixed tax label is not showing in compare table and related vehicles section. Fixed: Fixed space between "Price" label and amount in the price range slider. Fixed: Fixed matching vehicle count issue when year range slider is enabled and filtering with mileage. Fixed: Fixed WP 6.2 deprecated notice. Fixed: Fixed PHP notice. Fixed: Fixed text-domain. Updated: Enhanced Financing Calculator fields. Updated: Updated bundled plugins. Updated: Updated language files. Removed: Removed unused code. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 4.8.0 – March 16, 2023
Added: Added feature to display fields as dropdown on the Add Car page. Added: Added setting in the Lead Forms to send mail to vehicle sellers. Added: Added two new separate elements for Short Description and Price for vehicle detail page mobile layout. Fixed: Fixed search not working in mobile view. Fixed: Fixed fatal error when the theme is downgraded but the plugin is latest. Fixed: Fixed social share issue in the Share widget/shortcode. Fixed: Fixed PHP warnings and notices. Fixed: Fixed translation string. Fixed: Fixed textdomain. Updated: Updated bundled plugins. Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 4.7.0 – March 07, 2023
Added: Added new (and extendible) social share feature. Site admin can switch to the new social share option containing many new built-in social medias. And can expand the built-in list by custom coding. Added: Added new option to select image size for Vehicle Listing image for mobile devices. Added: Added new options to set hover image and hover image width for the "Back to Top" link. Added: Added category support in the Teams post type. Added: Added new option select category in Teams Widget/shortcode. Added: Added styling and alignment option to Timeline widget/shortcode. Added: Added various improvements in search field in header and sidebar widgets. Added: Added new options to show/hide the "Select Package" section in the "Add Car" Form. Added: Added compatibility for Car Dealer application WebView. Fixed: Fixed incorrect variable name. Fixed: Fixed scroll issue in the WPbakery's My Templates pop-up. Fixed: Fixed translation issue on Vehicle Review Stamp section in the Admin Panel. Fixed: Fixed translation issue in "Add Car" form. Fixed: Fixed translation issue on My Items in the Dealer Dashboard. Fixed: Fixed undefined variable warning. Fixed: Fixed to prevent saving new vehicles in the Free plan when limit is exceeded. Fixed: Fixed image display issue with image selected on the "Add Car" page. Fixed: Fixed Max Mega Menu header alignment issue. Fixed: Fixed header Cart issue when Max Mega Menu is enabled. Fixed: Fixed tax label display issue on the vehicle listing page. Fixed: Fixed currency price display issue on the inventory page. Fixed: Fixed space issue in some fonts. Fixed: Fixed title display issue in the related posts. Fixed: Fixed related vehicle display issue in small screens (size < 390) on the vehicle detail page. Fixed: Fixed fatal error when value with the wrong format provided in number_format function. Fixed: Fixed loader issue. Fixed: Fixed text domain. Fixed: Fixed typo. Updated: Updated bundled plugins. Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.
Version 4.6.0 – January 17, 2023
Added: Added new feature to show/hide seller profile tabs (Reviews, Location, etc.) Added: Added new feature to add custom seller profile tabs. Added: Added new feature to enable/disable Vehicle Views/Statistics. Added: Added icon support in the seller profile tabs. Added: Added new option to set unit for Mileage and MPG. Added: Added new field to add title on the Dealers list. Added: Added new field to include vehicle title and link in the WhatsApp "Click to Chat" link. Added: Added new FAQ WPBakery Shortcode and Elementor Widget. Added: Added extendibility and optimized code to add custom social profiles with custom code. Added: Added vehicle category/attribute name in the vehicle category/attribute archive page. Added: Added fix to prevent negative value when adding/editing vehicle on Add Car page. Added: Added missing string translation. Fixed: Fixed security nonce verification issue on Add Car page. Fixed: Fixed the "Remove from Featured" icon alignment. Fixed: Fixed fatal error when ACF plugin is not active. Fixed: Added notice for and restricted Sell Price larger than Regular Price on Add Car page. Fixed: Fixed Elementor deprecated function notice. Fixed: Fixed Saudi Riyal and other RTL currency symbols alignment issue. Fixed: Fixed social profile icon issue in the footer when Footer Top Layout is set to "Layout 2" in Theme Options. Fixed: Fixed filtered parameters link issue. Fixed: Fixed thousand separator not working properly in price range filter. Fixed: Fixed broken structure in the Elementor "CDFS Dealers" widget. Fixed: Fixed vehicle data issue in the CF7 lead form on the vehicle detail page built with template builder. Fixed: Fixed "Features & Options" item alignment on vehicle detail page. Fixed: Fixed language-switcher alignment issue on the login page. Fixed: Fixed search button issue in the mobile. Fixed: Fixed issue when multiple Vehicles Search shortcodes added on a single page. Fixed: Fixed price strikethrough issue on the inventory Page. Fixed: Fixed color issue on car item style 2. Fixed: Fixed undefined index notice. Fixed: Fixed text-domain. Fixed: Fixed typo. Removed: Removed theme options' support from the WordPress customizer due to some fields' incompatibility. Updated: Moved seller-profile related options to new separate tab. Updated: Updated FontAwesome to v.6. Updated: Updated bundled plugins. Updated: Updated language files. Various Minor code/formatting improvements and fixes.