Car Buying Tips, News and Features

Should You Buy a Used Rental Car?

Should You Buy a Used Rental Car?

For rental cars, it turns out, there’s an afterlife. Each year, rental agencies sell portions of their fleet to consumers and dealerships, so it’s possible ... read more »
2015 Chrysler 200

2015 Chrysler 200 Rated at up to 36 MPG Highway

Chrysler announced the EPA-certified fuel economy ratings for the redesigned 2015 Chrysler 200 this week. With its base 184-horsepower, 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, the 200 ... read more »
Honda Odyssey Spring Car Care

Spring Cleaning for Your Car

The dawning of spring can inspire us to refresh and renew many aspects of our lives. Our homes and wardrobes often get a spring-inspired overhaul ... read more »
Nissan Versa Note Rearview Camera

Study: Rearview Cameras Help Prevent More Collisions than Rear Sensors

A recent study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) found that rearview cameras may be better than rear parking sensors at preventing collisions ... read more »
Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda Miata Getting a New York-Style Birthday Party

For sports car shoppers and owners, "Miata" is likely a familiar name, and probably has been for some time. Next month at the New York ... read more »
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My Car was Recalled -- Now What Do I Do?

Vehicle recalls are at their highest in almost a decade, with nearly 22 million vehicles flagged for safety issues last year alone, according to the ... read more »
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Nissan Rogue Named Top Safety Pick+

Nissan Rogue Named Top Safety Pick+

People looking for a compact SUV with top safety ratings have yet another option to choose from. The 2014 Nissan Rogue has been named a ... read more »
Toyota U.S. headquarters

Toyota to Pay $1.2 Billion to Settle Unintended Acceleration Investigation

Toyota said today it will pay the federal government $1.2 billion to settle a four-year-long investigation into how the automaker handled one of the ... read more »
Toyota Yaris

Can You Afford the Average Car? Probably Not, Study Says

Most Americans are spending more than they can afford on a new car, according to a study released this week by Interest.com, a subsidiary ... read more »
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Fast-Selling Corvette Stingray Gets Price Hike

If spring fever has you thinking about buying a new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, be prepared to shell out a couple thousand dollars more. Chevrolet's ... read more »
GM Renaissance Center

GM Under Federal Investigation Following Ignition Switch Recall

General Motors may have known about faulty ignition switches in some of its small cars earlier than it originally reported. In documents published by the ... read more »
The 2014 Best Cars for Families Awards

The 2014 Best Cars for Families Awards

Let’s compare buying a family car to buying a fun little convertible. If you’re shopping for a convertible, all you have to think about is ... read more »
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Highlights from the 2014 Best Cars for Families

Highlights from the 2014 Best Cars for Families

The fact that we can now buy cars with Wi-Fi, vacuums, satellite TV and refrigerated storage spaces says something about how much time we’re spending ... read more »
2015 Jeep Renegade Brings Off-Roading to the Small SUV Market

2015 Jeep Renegade Brings Off-Roading to the Small SUV Market

Jeep introduced the 2015 Renegade SUV this week at the Geneva Motor Show. The new model slots below the Cherokee compact SUV in its vehicle ... read more »
2014 Volkswagen Jetta

March's Best Finance, Cash Back and Lease Deals

If you’re looking to score a good deal on a new car, truck or SUV, now is a good time to buy. February new-car sales ... read more »
Flat February Car Sales Could Mean Good Deals for Shoppers Who Act Fast

Flat February Car Sales Could Mean Good Deals for Shoppers Who Act Fast

The artic chill that some automakers felt in their January sales continued into February for some brands, but that could be good news for car ... read more »