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15 Best Hybrid and Electric Cars for the Money in 2020

We know it’s not easy to decide on a new car. If you’re considering making the switch to a hybrid or electric vehicle... Read More »

Steven Loveday Feb. 21, 2020

8 Best Hybrid and Electric SUVs for the Money in 2020

Deciding on a new SUV is no easy task thanks to the large and growing selection of vehicles available, as well as each... Read More »

Steven Loveday Feb. 21, 2020

What Do Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick+ Mean?

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick+ awards are given to vehicles... Read More »

John M. Vincent Feb. 21, 2020

The 15 Safest Cars for 2020

Everyone shopping for a new car wants to choose something safe for themselves and their loved ones, but it’s not always... Read More »

Jim Travers Feb. 21, 2020

11 Best 3-Row SUVs for the Money

Most shoppers put a high priority on the cost of the vehicle, and for good reason. New cars are often the second-most... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 20, 2020

U.S. News Best Truck Brands of 2020

It’s no industry secret that pickup trucks have been the best-selling vehicles in America for a long time. They’re also... Read More »

Bryan Siwik Feb. 20, 2020

U.S. News Best Luxury Vehicle Brands for 2020

Every luxury vehicle brand paints itself as the pinnacle of panache, the essence of elegance. And while the luxury... Read More »

Cody Trotter Feb. 20, 2020

U.S. News Best Car Brands of 2020

One thing holds true for every vehicle buyer: They want a quality automobile. But how do you determine which cars are... Read More »

Cody Trotter Feb. 20, 2020

The 12 Best Subcompact Cars for the Money in 2020

Known for top-notch fuel efficiency at a low starting price, subcompact cars suit drivers on a budget. Most models on... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Feb. 20, 2020

U.S. News Best SUV Brands in 2020

You’ve got a lot of options if you’re shopping for a new SUV. There are many brands, dozens of models to choose from... Read More »

Zach Doell Feb. 19, 2020

12 Most Reliable Pickup Trucks in 2020

Today’s trucks feature sleek cabins, comfortable seating, and the latest technology and safety equipment. But are they... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Feb. 18, 2020

13 Most Comfortable SUVs in 2020

While some SUV shoppers may be looking for a vehicle that has more utility and capability than a smaller car, overall... Read More »

Steven Loveday Feb. 18, 2020

11 Best Luxury SUV Leases in February 2020

Winter is typically the doldrums in the U.S. automotive business in terms of showroom traffic, with consumers still... Read More »

Jim Gorzelany Feb. 18, 2020

10 Best Lease Deals Under $200 in February 2020

Sometimes your budget counts more than anything else. What if you need new wheels, but don’t want something that’ll... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 18, 2020

12 Cheapest Lease Deals for February 2020

With new-vehicle prices continuing to rise – the average is around $37,000 these days – consumers shopping for a car... Read More »

Jim Gorzelany Feb. 13, 2020

Cheapest Car Insurance Companies in 2020

There’s just no way around it: Car insurance is something you need. Your state car insurance regulations probably... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton and Nate Parsons Feb. 13, 2020

Best Presidents Day Lease Deals Under $300

Not every workplace includes Presidents Day as a day off, so if you have the a three-day weekend, this could be a great... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 13, 2020

Best SUV Lease Deals Under $200

SUVs continue to be popular because they’re just so versatile. The deals we’ve found this month are mostly for smaller... Read More »

Kristen Hall-Geisler Feb. 13, 2020

Best Luxury Car and SUV Purchase Deals in February

February can be the doldrums of the winter. The holidays are over, and for many parts of the country, the next warm day... Read More »

George Kennedy Feb. 13, 2020

12 Cheapest SUV Lease Deals in February 2020

A new month brings a new round of car sales and deals. Here, we’ll feature some of the cheapest SUV lease deals... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Feb. 12, 2020

February’s Best Sports Car Deals

Everyone has a dream car, but sometimes people have to get creative to achieve ownership of an unbelievable sports car... Read More »

Jules Rogers Feb. 12, 2020

11 Best Presidents Day SUV Deals in 2020

Presidents Day is a great opportunity to look for deals on that SUV you’ve been wanting. Many manufacturers, such as... Read More »

Jules Rogers Feb. 12, 2020

9 Best Lease Deals Under $300 in February 2020

One way to ease the winter doldrums is by putting something new in your driveway. That goes double if a lot of snow in... Read More »

Jim Travers Feb. 12, 2020

Best February Purchase Deals

February is a noted month for dealer promotions. Be it a Presidents Day offer or just a national offer, there are... Read More »

George Kennedy Feb. 11, 2020

February's Best SUV Leases

This month’s best new vehicle deals are ready to go, and we’ve found the most compelling new SUV lease offers up for... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Feb. 11, 2020

11 Best Truck Purchase Deals in February 2020

Today’s pickup trucks far exceed basic workaday requirements. This current crop of models emphasize comfort... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Feb. 11, 2020

The Best Presidents Day Car Deals in 2020

The Presidents Day holiday is upon us, which means a long weekend for many Americans, many of whom will observe the... Read More »

Jim Travers Feb. 10, 2020

Best Luxury Car and SUV Lease Deals Under $400 in February 2020

Demand for luxury vehicles has grown in recent years, and that’s a good thing for buyers. Fierce competition makes it a... Read More »

Jim Travers Feb. 10, 2020

12 Best Luxury Car and SUV Leases for February

Luxury cars and SUVs are expensive. Even if you secure a really fantastic interest rate, financing a luxury vehicle... Read More »

Steven Loveday Feb. 10, 2020

12 Best SUV Lease Deals Under $300 in February

With winter now in full force, a new SUV may be on your list. It’s a great time to lease or buy since dealerships are... Read More »

Steven Loveday Feb. 10, 2020

Used Car Deals

This February, the best deals on certified pre-owned (CPO) vehicles come from Acura and Lexus. Both brands are offering... Read More »

Blair Travers Feb. 7, 2020

12 Best 0% APR Purchase Deals in February 2020

Pay for your new car – and nothing else. Even if you can’t pay five figures fully in cash, the next best thing is to... Read More »

Jules Rogers Feb. 7, 2020

8 Best Hardtop Convertibles for 2020

A soft-top convertible, fitted with a cloth or vinyl roof, is a sweet and simple thing. It transforms what could be a... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Feb. 7, 2020

12 Best Car Deals in February 2020

The middle of winter isn’t exactly a busy time at car dealerships. But if you want plenty of time to explore your... Read More »

John M. Vincent Feb. 7, 2020

2020 Toyota Camry vs. 2020 Honda Accord: Head to Head

It’s tough to be a sedan these days, with cute crossovers stealing most of the glory and showroom space. Automakers are... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Feb. 7, 2020

11 Best Compact SUVs for the Money in 2020

If you’re planning to shop for a new SUV or crossover this year, it’s never too early to get started. Small SUVs are... Read More »

Cherise Threewitt Feb. 6, 2020

12 Best Car Lease Deals in February 2020

Leasing offers shoppers an affordable way to get behind the wheel of a new car without the high cost of buying a car... Read More »

John M. Vincent Feb. 6, 2020

Buying vs. Leasing a Car

Cars are expensive. Their prices can be out of reach for many shoppers. Even with long-term auto loans, it can be tough... Read More »

John M. Vincent Feb. 6, 2020

Best Truck Lease Deals for February 2020

This time of year, all the talk about car deals is focused on Presidents Day – but what about the rest of February? Or... Read More »

George Kennedy Feb. 6, 2020

15 Car Brands With the Nicest Interiors for 2020

When shopping for a new car, factors such as performance, reliability, and fuel economy may top your list. But if you... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Feb. 5, 2020

Certified Pre-Owned Cars: What You Need to Know

If you’re in the market for a new vehicle, but you’re on a tight budget, a late-model used car may be a wise choice... Read More »

Steven Loveday and Nate Parsons Feb. 5, 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 Feb. 5, 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 Feb. 5, 2020

Average Used Car Loan Interest Rates in February 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 Feb. 5, 2020

15 Most Reliable Luxury Cars in 2020

When buying a luxury car, there should be a certain set of expectations. It should have plenty of standard features... Read More »

George Kennedy Feb. 5, 2020

Average Auto Loan Rates in February 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 Feb. 5, 2020

2020 Honda Pilot vs. 2020 Toyota Highlander: Head to Head

If you are considering buying a three-row SUV, the Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander are formidable contenders... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Feb. 5, 2020

16 Most Comfortable Cars to Buy in 2020

Whether you’re heading to work, running errands, or embarking upon a family adventure, having a car with a comfortable... Read More »

Jaclyn Trop Feb. 4, 2020

U.S. News’ Best Cars of 2020

If you’re looking to start the new decade with a new set of wheels, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve gone through... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 4, 2020

Why Are 72-Month and 84-Month Auto Loans a Bad Idea?

If you’ve had sticker shock when you’ve priced new and used cars, you’re not alone. Cars, trucks, and SUVs are more... Read More »

John M. Vincent Feb. 3, 2020

U.S. News Best Price Program

Save on your monthly payments! Find the best local prices on your next car.