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17 Best Crossover SUVs: Photos and Details

Crossover SUVs are hugely popular these days. What’s not to like? Successfully blend the driving manners and fuel... Read More »

Steven Loveday and Liana Madrid Jan. 21, 2020

The 12 Best SUVs for Snow in 2020

With below-freezing temperatures bringing snow to much of the country, the rule of “safety first” is becoming even more... Read More »

Adrian Taylor and Jules Rogers Jan. 21, 2020

Best Diesel Cars and SUVs of 2020

Diesel engines have never been as popular in the United States as they have been globally. It’s challenging to create a... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler and Adrian Taylor Jan. 21, 2020

Average Used Car Loan Interest Rates in January 2020

It’s easy to forget that the price tag is only one part of the total cost of buying a used vehicle. Another significant... Read More »

John M. Vincent and Nate Parsons Jan. 17, 2020

How to Finance a Used Car

In the excitement of shopping for a used car, many shoppers think about financing last. Instead, you should get... Read More »

John M. Vincent Jan. 17, 2020

Certified Pre-Owned Cars vs. Non-Certified Used Cars

After choosing to buy a used car instead of a new one, you have to make a choice: should you buy a certified pre-owned... Read More »

John M. Vincent and Nate Parsons Jan. 17, 2020

Honda CR-V vs. Toyota RAV4: Head to Head

As top players in the popular small crossover segment, the Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4 rank near the top of our compact... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop and Adrian Taylor Jan. 17, 2020

15 Best Cars for Short People for 2020

Shopping for a new car can be tough. You have to consider price, performance, features, crash-test results, and fuel... Read More »

Bryan Siwik and Adrian Taylor Jan. 17, 2020

The 15 Best Electric Cars for 2020

The number of fully-electric vehicles on the market is growing. However, many still don’t offer enough range to be... Read More »

Steven Loveday and Adrian Taylor Jan. 16, 2020

2020 Honda CR-V vs 2020 Honda HR-V: Head to Head

When you start shopping for a small SUV or crossover, you’ll find a raft of choices from just about every manufacturer... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jan. 16, 2020

12 Best Lease Deals Under $300

The holidays are over and the time for New Year’s resolutions has officially begun. But don’t worry, we have an idea... Read More »

Nick Kurczewski Jan. 16, 2020

2020 Chevrolet Colorado vs. 2020 GMC Canyon: Head to Head

The Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon are built on the same platform, and offer mostly the same features, engines, and... Read More »

George Kennedy Jan. 16, 2020

Honda vs. Acura: Worth the Extra Cash?

As automotive experts, one thing we are asked quite often is, “Hey, isn’t ‘Brand Y’ just the luxury version of ‘Brand... Read More »

George Kennedy Jan. 16, 2020

Best Sports Car Finance and Lease Deals in January

You’ll be hard-pressed to find many people who’ll turn down having a sports car – that is, if the price is right. While... Read More »

Steven Loveday Jan. 15, 2020

Ford vs. Chevrolet: Battle of the Brands

The rivalry between Ford and Chevrolet is about as old as the auto industry itself, with brand loyalists willing to... Read More »

Jim Travers Jan. 15, 2020

2020 Ford Explorer vs. 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Head to head

Among midsize SUVs, few have more name recognition than the hugely popular Ford Explorer and Jeep Grand Cherokee. These... Read More »

Nick Kurczewski Jan. 15, 2020

10 Best Truck Purchase Deals in January 2020

It’s a new year, and you probably have new goals. Maybe you made a resolution to get a camper big enough for the whole... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Jan. 14, 2020

11 Best 0% APR Purchase Deals in January 2020

Are you experiencing sticker shock when you see new car prices today? Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Jan. 14, 2020

12 Best Luxury SUV Leases in January 2020

Why not start the New Year with a new luxury SUV? This month, manufacturers are promoting a range of lease deals... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Jan. 14, 2020

12 Best Car Deals in January 2020

There’s a new calendar on the wall, and the year-end car sales are over – but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a great... Read More »

John M. Vincent Jan. 14, 2020

Luxury Car and SUV Lease Deals Under $400

As we enter a new decade, we’re embarking on an exciting time for new cars. The latest crop of luxury cars and SUVs are... Read More »

George Kennedy Jan. 13, 2020

12 Cheapest SUV Lease Deals in January

With 2020 in full swing and winter still going strong, January is a good time to get into a new SUV. Automakers want to... Read More »

Joel Patel Jan. 13, 2020

Best Truck Lease Deals for January

Forget resolutions: The new year is the perfect time for a new truck. Whether its a compact or a full-size , the... Read More »

George Kennedy Jan. 10, 2020

Best SUV Lease Deals Under $200 in January 2020

America’s love affair with SUVs, particularly car-based crossover models, continues to burn with wild abandon as we... Read More »

Jim Gorzelany Jan. 10, 2020

12 Best Luxury Car and Lease Deals in January 2020

The holidays may be over, but the new car deals are not. So if you’ve been thinking about ringing in the new year with... Read More »

Jim Travers Jan. 10, 2020

12 Best SUV Purchase Deals in January

If cleaning out your garage is on your list of New Year’s resolutions, you might consider treating your freshly-cleared... Read More »

Jules Rogers Jan. 10, 2020

12 Best Luxury Car and SUV Purchase Deals in January 2020

Need a new luxury car or SUV to kick off the new year? Whether you’re already acquainted with the perks of luxury... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Jan. 9, 2020

Best SUV Leases

If a new crossover or SUV is at the top of your to-do list for 2020, the good news is that you have plenty of time, and... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Jan. 9, 2020

12 Best SUV Leases Under $300 This January

With the start of a new year, automakers are offering excellent lease incentives on SUVs of all sizes to ensure sales... Read More »

Joel Patel Jan. 9, 2020

12 Best Car Lease Deals in January 2020

It’s a bit tougher to find a great lease deal this January than it was in the latter half of 2019. Still, there are... Read More »

John M. Vincent Jan. 9, 2020

12 Cheapest Lease Deals This January

A new car is a major investment. If you finance a vehicle with a starting price between $18,000 and $25,000, you’re... Read More »

Steven Loveday Jan. 8, 2020

12 Best Lease Deals Under $200 in January 2020

If you made a New Year’s resolution to finally organize your finances, lowering your monthly expenses can be a great... Read More »

Jules Rogers Jan. 8, 2020

Should I Get an Auto Loan From a Credit Union?

As you look for a car loan, the odds are good you’ve seen credit unions interested in your business. Your town probably... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton and Nate Parsons Jan. 7, 2020

How to Refinance Your Car Loan

Refinancing a home mortgage is common, but is auto loan refinancing worth it? If you do it right, you can save more... Read More »

John M. Vincent and Nate Parsons Jan. 7, 2020

Driving in the Snow: 13 Tips for Staying Safe

Driving on snow and ice-covered roads can be challenging – even for the most experienced drivers in the best-prepared... Read More »

John M. Vincent Jan. 7, 2020

Average Used Car Loan Interest Rates in January 2020

It’s easy to forget that the price tag is only one part of the total cost of buying a used vehicle. Another significant... Read More »

John M. Vincent and Nate Parsons Jan. 7, 2020

Average Auto Loan Rates in January 2020

There’s no doubt that buying a car is expensive. The average price of a new car is more than $36,000, and a used car... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton and Nate Parsons Jan. 7, 2020

The Best Luxury SUVs Under $40K

According to Kelley Blue Book, the average transaction price on a new vehicle is $37,169, as of July 2019. Though... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Jan. 7, 2020

Audi vs. Mercedes: Battle of the Brands

Audi and Mercedes-Benz are European luxury car brands with a storied rivalry that extends back to the early days of... Read More »

Jim Gorzelany Jan. 7, 2020

The Most Expensive States to Own a Car

The cost of living in every state differs based on factors such as home ownership and rent, making some states more... Read More »

Jasmine Moses Jan. 7, 2020

Used Car Deals

Best Used Car Financing Deals for January 2020 Read More »

Blair Travers Jan. 6, 2020

14 Things You Should Never Buy at a Car Dealership

After negotiating a price for a new car, you might think that the amount you'll have to pay before driving off the lot... Read More »

John M. Vincent Jan. 6, 2020

How Can I Get a Free VIN Check?

There’s an old adage that warns when you buy a used car you’re just buying someone else’s problems. Thanks to Vehicle... Read More »

Courtney Jones Jan. 3, 2020

How to Buy a Car Online in 8 Steps

Times are changing around car dealerships, as the Internet drives revolutionary changes in the car-buying process... Read More »

John M. Vincent Dec. 31, 2019

How to Finance a Used Car

In the excitement of shopping for a used car, many shoppers think about financing last. Instead, you should get... Read More »

John M. Vincent Dec. 31, 2019

2020 Ford F-150 vs. 2020 Toyota Tundra: Head to Head

The full-size pickup truck market is fiercely competitive for one very good reason: People buy a whole lot of trucks... Read More »

Nick Kurczewski Dec. 31, 2019

Cheapest Sports Cars of 2020

Performance comes in many forms. From a high-powered muscle car to a more nimble roadster, as long as you have a need... Read More »

George Kennedy Dec. 31, 2019

11 Best Luxury Sedans for Under $40,000

In an age where the cost of a midsize family sedan can easily top $30,000, it might seem crazy to think you could get... Read More »

Jim Travers Dec. 30, 2019

Fast Used Cars Under $20,000

Fast cars are not always the most practical vehicles on the road. Nimble sports cars and V8 muscle cars are purchases... Read More »

George Kennedy Dec. 30, 2019

How to Negotiate the Best Car Price

While getting behind the wheel of a new or used car can be a lot of fun, few buyers find the process of negotiating the... Read More »

John M. Vincent Dec. 30, 2019

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