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Car Buying Tips, News, and Features - 2016/February

Fun-to-Drive Crossovers Under $30K

You may think trading in your car for an SUV means giving up on having any fun behind the wheel, but there are actually... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 25, 2016

8 Sporty SUVs Under $30,000 in 2016

You often have to sacrifice a fun drive to get the high ride height and flexible cargo space offered by SUVs, but there... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 25, 2016

What the Oscar Nominees Drive

Oscar nominees may be swathed in haute couture and dripping in diamonds when they walk the red carpet, but you may be... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 23, 2016

Drive Like an Oscar Nominee

As they roll up to the red carpet, the Oscar-nominated elite are most often emerging from behind the tinted glass of a... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 23, 2016

10 Luxury Cars and SUVs that Won't Break the Bank

You may think a luxury vehicle is way out of your price range, but there are actually plenty of relatively affordable... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 23, 2016

Lease a Car Like a Pro

Leasing a car can seem almost too good to be true. Compared to a new car loan, a car lease can get you in the same... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 23, 2016

Most Affordable Luxury Cars and SUVs of 2016

There’s no doubt you need to have deep pockets to bring home some luxury cars, but there are plenty of relatively... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 23, 2016

8 SUVs With the Highest Safety Ratings

Safety ratings are a key part of our rankings at U.S. News Best Cars, because we know how important they are to new car... Read More »

Carter MacLeod Feb. 22, 2016

2016 SUVs With the Best Safety Ratings

We talk a lot about build quality and performance on our site, but for many new SUV buyers, no characteristic is more... Read More »

Carter MacLeod Feb. 22, 2016

10 Great Budget-Friendly SUVs

Crossover SUV sales are up 10.3 percent over last year, according to data from the Wall Street Journal . Crossovers... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 17, 2016

Most Affordable SUVs of 2016

Crossover SUVs offer a higher ride height and more flexible cargo space than cars, and over the last year, crossover... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 17, 2016

Get a Great Deal on a New Truck

We've rounded up seven great deals on trucks that are currently on the market. These pickups offer performance and... Read More »

Carter MacLeod Feb. 16, 2016

7 Ways to Clean up Your Credit before Buying a New Car

With some car dealers hyping their ability to get an auto loan for anyone – even if you have bad credit – car shoppers... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 16, 2016

What Does Certified Pre-Owned Mean?

Walking through a used car lot, it can be difficult to tell which car will be a reliable ride – and which one is hiding... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 12, 2016

6 Ways to Tell Your Car is Making You Undateable

If your track record for getting a second date is terrible, or if your social life seems to have hit a slump, you may... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 12, 2016

Is Your Car Making You Undateable?

If you're looking to make a good first impression on your date, don't underestimate the importance of your car. Beyond... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 12, 2016

Best Deals on Luxury Vehicles This February

Although you might think a luxury vehicle is out of your price range, the following purchase and lease incentives may... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 10, 2016

8 Great Deals on Luxury Cars and SUVs This Month

Luxury cars and SUVs generally offer higher-quality cabins, more standard and available tech features and stronger... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 10, 2016

The 2016 Best Cars for the Money Best Deals

The 2016 Best Cars for the Money awards highlight the cars, trucks and SUVs that have the best combination of positive... Read More »

Brian McHugh Feb. 9, 2016

2016 Best Cars for the Money

There’s a difference between something that’s a great value and something that just has a low price tag.  That’s... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 9, 2016

Behind the 2016 Best Cars for the Money

Here at U.S. News, we update our car rankings weekly so we can give you the most up-to-date picture of what the... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 8, 2016

4 Upcoming Auto Shows

Car shows create a one-of-a-kind opportunity for car shoppers. All the major automakers are present, and they all bring... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 8, 2016

11 Great Car Deals for Presidents Day

Presidents Day usually brings two things to mind: presidential greatness and great deals. Advertisers have fun using... Read More »

Carter MacLeod Feb. 8, 2016

Drive Like a Presidential Candidate

Each of the presidential candidates in this year's election have traveled their own road as they make their way towards... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Feb. 8, 2016

8 Great Lease Deals This February

Lease deals are a great option for many people who are interested in getting a new car, truck or SUV. Lease offers tend... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 8, 2016

The Best Deals on the 2016 Best Cars for the Money

The 2016 Best Cars for the Money awards highlight the cars, trucks and SUVs that have the best combination of positive... Read More »

Brian McHugh Feb. 8, 2016

Best SUV Lease Deals

Winter isn’t quite finished with us yet, and that has a lot of people thinking about buying a new SUV.  If you’re one... Read More »

Jamie Paige Deaton Feb. 8, 2016

February's Best SUV Deals

Winter isn’t quite finished with us yet, and that has a lot of people thinking about buying a new SUV.  If you’re one... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 8, 2016

The 2016 Best Cars for the Money Awards Arrive Tomorrow

Shopping with an eye toward managing your budget can feel like an exercise in compromise, especially when buying a car... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 8, 2016

SUVs for Super Bowl Tailgating

Nothing goes better with football than tailgating. And for the Super Bowl, you’ll want a great SUV for throwing your... Read More »

Martin A Davis Jr Feb. 2, 2016

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