Car Buying Tips, News, and Features

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... Read More »

Emily Haile Mar. 31, 2014

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... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Mar. 28, 2014

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... Read More »

Courtney Jones Mar. 27, 2014

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... Read More »

Courtney Jones Mar. 21, 2014

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... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Mar. 21, 2014

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... Read More »

Emily Haile Mar. 20, 2014

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... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Mar. 20, 2014

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... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Mar. 19, 2014

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... Read More »

Emily Haile Mar. 14, 2014

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... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Mar. 14, 2014

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... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Mar. 13, 2014

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... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Mar. 12, 2014

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... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Mar. 12, 2014

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 »

Liz Opsitnik Mar. 6, 2014

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... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Mar. 4, 2014

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