How you benefit by selling with Carhoots
US & UK Audience
While your products will find their way to millions of automotive enthusiasts across the world, most of the traffic we receive is from car lovers (and their loved ones) based in the US and the UK.
Zero Listing Fees
For a limited time, you can list products on Carhoots for free. Become a seller with us now to lock in zero listing fees for life!
We have the easiest onboarding process. Just share your details and our team does the rest in under 48 hours.
Every seller is assigned a Store Success Manager who will assist you with any and all queries on priority. We are here to help with any thing you may require.
Free Promotions [LIMITED TIME]
For a limited time, our sellers get Pinterest promotion to our 2.2+ million fans (£1,400/mo value) for free.
Seamless integration with Stripe or PayPal for instant payments. Our payment gateway is SSL encrypted and accepts a wide array of payment methods.
Our audience is optimized for higher conversions and lower chargebacks/returns. This way, you sell more.
In addition to helping you sell more, we also help by assisting you with branding and marketing to support your growth.
Sellers also get design support, access to important tools and services as well as educational material to continue growing.
Fair and Transparent Pricing
We are committed to helping sellers just like you to get the revenues and recognition you deserve. Our goal is to help you grow and succeed, which is why our pricing is 100% transparent and free of hidden charges and listing fees (limited time). We only charge a small commission to help us continue our efforts in growing your business.
How to Sell on Carhoots
Reaching millions of car lovers and motorsport fans has never been easier. Get started with selling on Carhoots in just a few simple & easy steps. The entire process takes less than 48 hours and minimal effort from your end.
1. Reach out to us
As soon as you reach out to us, we analyze your products and help you with a sales strategy as well as capture all necessary data to build you store.
2. List your products
After your store is created, we also assign you a Store Success Manager who will help you list your products. The process is a breeze and takes just a few minutes.
3. Get ready for promotions
A key advantage we are able to offer is direct traffic from our 2.2+ million loyal followers on Pinterest, a platform optimized for conversions.
4. Scale higher 🚀
When you sell with us, your success is paramount - on and off the store. We help you build a stronger brand and even run promotions outside of Pinterest to ensure your art gets the visibility it deserves.
Effortlessly Import Your Store to Carhoots
If you already have a store set up on another marketplace, the process of selling on Carhoots becomes even simpler. We have a robust system that supports most other stores and can seamlessly import all required information directly.
Your dedicated Store Success Manager is also with you the entire way to ensure your experience of joining the Carhoots Family is a breeze.
We support the following platforms
One marketplace for all Motorsport artwork and memorabilia. Two wheels and four, all under one roof.
GPBox offers a single and global marketplace. The place where fans and lovers of motorsport and art can find each other. With a fast, direct and clear platform, there are many artists and a huge offer of products.
Super easy to implement, we had massive help from GPBox and received two orders on the first day, what else can I say.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I open a Carhoots shop?
Opening a Carhoots shop is easy and free.
Simply visit our open a shop page and start creating your shop:
- Click on Create your shop
- Choose your unique shop name
- Enter your shop city and country
- Add your name, email, and password
- Click on Continue to dashboard
Once you are on the dashboard, you will be asked to do the following:
- Confirm your shop's shipping address.
- Enter your payment details where you want to get paid for your orders.
- Enter your shipping costs for each country and which countries you are accepting orders from.
- Personalise your shop with your logo, description, and banner.
- Add your shipping, return and cancellation policies.
How much does it cost to list an item?
Listing items on Carhoots is FREE. There are no upfront costs or hidden fee a setting up your shop and listing your bestselling car gifts on our site.
We have a limit of 10 products per store. Extra products come at a fee of $2.50 per month.
How do I get paid?
We currently support Paypal and Stripe as the two automatic payment methods for you and your shop. Both payments are at the end of each calendar month.
How many items can I list
You can list as many items as you want, provided they fit within the categories we offer. Basically, if your product is related to cars, motorcycles or motorsports, you can list freely. We do have a limit on the number of free listings at ten (10) per store. Additional listings cost a nominal $2.50/listing/mo fee.
This cap is on unique products, so if your listing has minor variations for colours etc., those variants will not count towards your ten free items.
What products can I sell
Anything related to cars, motorcycles or the various forms of motorsport works best. Specifically, F1/Formula 1 and MotoGP merchandise, memorabilia, collectibles and more usually do well.
If you are not sure of whether your product fits, we recommend taking a look at the categories we offer. That should give you a better idea of the products that you can sell on Carhoots.
You are free to list standalone items, items with variants (sizes, colours, etc.) and even digital downloads. As long as you are able to fulfill it well, it should work.
What are the fees
You only pay a fee when you sell a product. We only charge a flat 25% commission and no other fees. Not now, not ever.
Listing a store is free for a limited time, after which we will have a nominal store setup fee.
Our social media and Pinterest promotions for Carhoots sellers are also free for a limited time. After the offer expires, value-added services like promotions will involve a fee. The details of this will be made available well in advance.
To process your payments there is the standard payment fee of 4% + Stripe’s commission or 5.9% + Paypal's commission. As Stripe’s and Paypal's commission depend on your country, please visit Stripe's and Paypal’s pricing to find out more. You can track your money from start (in the sellers dashboard) to finish (in your Stripe dashboard and your bank account).
Alternatively, you can link your Paypal account. To process your payments through Paypal there is the standard payment fee of 5.9% + Paypals’s commission. Please be aware that Paypal payments can take up to 24h to reach your account.
Where do I see my orders?
Once you open your shop you will have a Sellers Dashboard, this is a really great tool for tracking orders, sales and products.
You will receive a New Order notification email when a customer places an order on your Carhoots shop.
How does Carhoots support sellers?
We take great pride in having some of the most talented individuals be a part of the Carhoots Family. To foster this talent and to help you build a platform you deserve, we have the Carhoots Talent Grant, which provides shortlisted sellers with various resources required to grow their business and showcase their platform in today's day and age.
Still have more questions?
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