Car Buying Tips, News, and Features

The 2015 Ford F-150 lost weight

Why You Want a Lighter Car

Most Americans (nearly 70 percent, in fact) have some weight they need to lose, but we rarely think that our cars could stand to lose ... read more »
2015 Honda CR-V Exterior Red Driving

Best End-of-the-Month Lease Deals for June

Many of the best lease deals this June don't expire until after the holiday weekend. That means there's still time to get a ... read more »
2016 Chevy Cruze

Redesigned 2016 Chevy Cruze Gains Space, Tech, MPG

The Chevrolet Cruze is the brand's top-selling car so far this year, and Chevrolet hopes to continue that sales momentum with the redesigned 2016 ... read more »
2015 Jeep Renegade

Best 4th of July Car Sales 2015

Although these are great deals, they aren't up to date. To find our latest 4th of July car deals, follow the links below.10 ... read more »
2016 Acura MDX

Best Fourth of July Car Deals 2015

This Fourth of July, Acura is promoting lease deals with no down payment, no first month's payment and nothing due at signing on many ... read more »
Ford Escape is an excellent SUV

Ford Escape vs. Toyota RAV4: Which Should You Buy?

The Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 are two of the top four small SUVs in terms of sales so far this year, according to recent ... read more »
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How To Get the Best Trade-in Value for Your Car

One of the great unknowns in buying a used car is what to do with your trade-in. Do you sell it yourself? Trade it in ... read more »
2015 Honda Accord

2015 Honda Accord vs. 2015 Toyota Camry: Which Should You Buy?

The Toyota Camry and Honda Accord have been the best-selling cars in the United States since 2012. Sales numbers for 2015 suggest these two midsize ... read more »
2015 Mazda3 Exterior Red

15 Great Car Lease Deals Under $200 this June

A great car doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. Many of the best lease deals this June feature monthly payments under ... read more »
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Steps to Take Before You Buy a Car

When shopping for a new car, there are many things you should do before making your final decision and signing on the dotted line. However ... read more »
2015 toyota prius family

With Low Gas Prices, the Math on Hybrids has Changed

It’s not easy being green when you want to save some green.With the national average price of gas at just $2.80 per gallon ... read more »
Honda Insight Hybrid Badge

Gas Prices are Low: Does a Hybrid Still Make Sense?

People typically buy hybrid cars and hybrid SUVs because they care about the environment and want to save money on gas. Hybrids usually have higher ... read more »
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Car Shopping Timeline: What To Do Before Buying Your Next Car

For most Americans, a car is the second most expensive thing they will own after a house. Yet, a vehicle is often bought on impulse ... read more »
2016 Honda Pilot Midsize SUV

Redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot Gets More MPG, Horsepower, Technology

The redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot currently ranks second of 12 affordable midsize SUVs, which is an improvement over the 2015 model that placed 10th in ... read more »
Chevy Silverado 1500

2015 Chevrolet Silverado vs. 2015 Ford F-150: Which Should You Buy?

Full-size trucks are very popular vehicles among Americans. They can haul heavy payloads, tow large trailers and can be equipped with features ranging from crank ... read more »
The Chevrolet Camaro can fit car seats

Convertibles that Fit Child Car Seats

It’s a shame that both Mother’s and Father’s Day fall smack dab in the middle of prime convertible weather. Parents are the people who would ... read more »
2015 Hyundai Elantra sedan red exterior

10 Great Zero Percent Deals on Small Cars in June

June is a good month to find great car deals on small vehicles thanks to the number of zero percent financing offers that are available ... read more »
woman shopping for used car

Get the Best Interest Rate on Your Used Auto Loan

There are steps you should take before you apply for a used car loan, and our experts tell you what kind of things auto lenders ... read more »
woman shopping for used car

How to Get the Best Used Car Loan Rate

You've spent hours searching through used car listings, trying to find the perfect new-to-you car. It has only had one owner, it has low ... read more »
Volvo auto brake

Are Some Car Tech Features Really Worth the Money?

With all the high-tech safety and driver assistance features available on new vehicles today, it can be hard to decide which ones you should spend ... read more »
Volvo auto braking

Backup Cameras, Automatic Braking, Parking Assist: Is Car Tech Really Worth the Money?

The best driver assistance features on a new car are those that can't be shut off. Otherwise, they become little more than novelties that ... read more »
2015 Toyota Highlander

Midsize SUVs with Great Family-friendly Features

While the typical midsize SUV offers the seating space and cargo versatility that appeal to families, some SUVs stand out thanks to their available family-friendly ... read more »
2015 Honda Pilot vs. 2015 Toyota Highlander: Which Should You Buy?

2015 Honda Pilot vs. 2015 Toyota Highlander: Which Should You Buy?

The Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander are two of the most popular three-row midsize SUVs on the market. Both SUVs have similar features, specifications and ... read more »
2015 Toyota Camry XLE White Exterior

Best Midsize Car Lease Deals in June

Finding the best lease deals on a midsize sedan doesn't have to be a hassle. We've come up with a convenient list of ... read more »
2015 Ford Escape Exterior Red Beach

Best SUV Lease Deals Under $300 in June

Summer road trip season is upon us, and now is a great time to get a lease deal on a new SUV. This June, there ... read more »
2016 BMW X1

Redesigned 2016 BMW X1 Debuts with More Space, Standard AWD

BMW introduced the fully redesigned 2016 X1 SUV this week. According to BMW, the redesigned subcompact SUV is more spacious inside than the outgoing model ... read more »
2016 Volvo XC90

Redesigned 2016 Volvo XC90 Tops Luxury Midsize SUV Rankings

The redesigned 2016 Volvo XC90 currently ranks first of 18 luxury midsize SUVs, which is an improvement over the outgoing 2014 model that placed near ... read more »
used car deals

Best Used Car Deals Are on Small Cars

Most used car shoppers are looking for a deal, but as used car prices reach higher and higher, deals are becoming harder to find. Harder ... read more »
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Consumers Opting for Longer Car Loans

Buyers of new and used cars are choosing to stretch their car loans out longer. The average length of a new car loan in the ... read more »