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Car Buying Tips, News, and Features - 2012/September

Will Your Next Car Drive Itself?

Almost taking a page out of a sci-fi novel or cheesy ‘80s television show, it seems the era of the autonomous... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Sep. 28, 2012

Is Your Infotainment System's Font Distracting You?

A study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Age Lab , the New England University Transportation Center and... Read More »

Rachel Smith Sep. 27, 2012

Save Money with These September Car Deals

In some ways, September is all about transitions. Last week we officially moved from summer into fall, and a new school... Read More »

Jim Sharifi Sep. 26, 2012

Haven't Bought a New Car in a While? The Market's Changed

Americans are keeping their cars for an average of six years, according to data from R.L. Polk and Company . That's the... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Sep. 25, 2012

Recall: 426,000 GM Sedans Could Roll Away

General Motors is recalling 426,240 of its sedans for transmission problems that could allow the car to roll away. The... Read More »

Katie LaBarre Sep. 24, 2012

Don't Buy... Yet. GM to Introduce 9 New or Updated Buick and GMC Models in the Next Year

If you’ve got a hankering for a new Buick or GMC , you may want to hold off, as General Motors announced that it will... Read More »

Jim Sharifi Sep. 21, 2012

Latest 2013 Models Shine in Safety Tests

Over 40 new and redesigned cars , trucks and SUVs are being introduced for the 2013 model year. That's more than 1... Read More »

Rachel Smith Sep. 20, 2012

Mazda CX-9 Will Stop Smiling in 2013

Mazda unveiled a refreshed 2013 CX-9 yesterday ahead of its official debut at the Australian Auto Show next month. One... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Sep. 19, 2012

Midsize Madness: 2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid Gets Up to 47 MPG

The 2013 model year is shaping up to be a big one in the midsize car class , with four of the top-selling cars in the... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Sep. 18, 2012

2013 GMC Acadia Gets a Pricey Facelift

For 2013, the GMC Acadia gets a more standard features and a hefty price increase. The base Acadia now starts at... Read More »

Katie LaBarre Sep. 17, 2012

Did the iPhone 5 Just Make Your Car Obsolete?

With the introduction of the iPhone this week, your phone probably seems out-of-date, but does the iPhone 5 make your... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Sep. 14, 2012

Recall: A Hitch in the Honda Element

Honda is recalling 5,216 Element SUVs from the 2007 to 2011 model years. In a press release , the automaker says that... Read More »

Rachel Smith Sep. 13, 2012

Outsmart High Gas Prices

Once Labor Day has passed, gas prices tend to decrease. However, TIME reports that national gas prices are hovering... Read More »

Rachel Smith Sep. 13, 2012

Is 85 MPH Safe? New Texas Speed Limit Causes Controversy

Pretty soon, Texas will have the fastest road in the country, as The Associated Press reports that a new 41-mile toll... Read More »

Jim Sharifi Sep. 12, 2012

Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-in Hybrid Headed for U.S.

Mitsubishi will debut a plug-in hybrid version of its Outlander SUV at the Paris Motor Show later this month... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Sep. 11, 2012

2013 Acura TL Pricing Announced

Acura announced last week that the 2013 Acura TL , the brand’s midsize sedan, starts at $35,905, not including an $89... Read More »

Katie LaBarre Sep. 10, 2012

IIHS Announces Four New Top Safety Picks

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced Thursday that the 2013 Ford Escape , Acura ILX , Subaru BRZ and... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Sep. 7, 2012

Redesigned 2013 Honda Accord Offers Updated Engines and More Features

Specifics on the redesigned 2013 Honda Accord have trickled out slowly, but Wednesday, Honda released detailed features... Read More »

Rachel Smith Sep. 6, 2012

Ford Recalls 2013 Escape for Potential Engine Coolant Leak

Ford is recalling 6,146 Escape SUVs from the 2013 model year. The recall applies to models with 1.6-liter four-cylinder... Read More »

Rachel Smith Sep. 6, 2012

Redesigned 2014 Volkswagen Golf Revealed

Volkswagen released the first images of the redesigned 2014 Golf Tuesday. The automaker says in a press release that... Read More »

Jim Sharifi Sep. 5, 2012

Nissan Debuts Redesigned 2013 Sentra

Nissan unveiled the redesigned 2013 Nissan Sentra Friday, which received a complete interior and exterior overhaul, as... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Sep. 4, 2012

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